Jagadhatri Puja is observed on Karthik Shukla Navami, 9th day in Kartik month in Bengal. In 2020, Jagadhatri Puja date is November 23.
Goddess Jagadhatri is the savior of the universe who has protected the world from cruel demons. She is another manifestation of Goddess Durga.
Maha Shakti appears as ten-handed fierce form (dashabhuji), Goddess Durga, on Ashwin Shukla Navami and on Kartik Shukla Navami, exactly a month after, the Goddess appears in a pleasant form of Jagaddhatri.
Jagaddhatri appears with large eyes and four hands carrying shankh (conch), Chakra (discus), shaft and bow. She is depicted as the slayer of demon Mahishasur. Jagaddhatri puja marks the ending of evil or darkness and arrival of light or happiness.
The day of Jagaddhatri Puja is celebrated as Akshay Navami or Amla Navmi in some places of India. It is also celebrated as Kushmanda Navami or Kushmand Ninth.
Panchang, 23 November 2020
प्रमादीचा नाम संवत्सर, कार्तीक मॉस, शुक्ल पक्ष, नवमी तिथि, शतभिषा नक्षत्र, हर्षण योग, कौलव करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:50 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 17:36
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)13:45 Chandrastama (Moonset)25:32
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Navami – 24:31*
Nakshatra Shatabhisha – 13:05
Yoga Harshana – 30:09*
Karana Kaulava – 24:31*
Purnimanta Month Kaartika
Amavasyanta Month Kaartika
Shaka Samvatsara: Sharvari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Pramadicha
Rahu Kalam: 08:10 – 09:31
Gulika Kalam: 13:34 – 14:55
Yama Gandam: 10:52 – 12:13
North Indian Hindi Calendar – Kartik Mahina 2077 (Kartik Maas)
Malayalam Calendar – Vrischikam Month 1196 (Vrischikam Masam)
Kannada Calendar – Karthika Maasa
Tamil Calendar – Karthikai Month (Karthigai Masam)
Bengali Calendar – Agrahan Mash 1427
Nepali Calendar – Mangshir Maas 2077
Telugu Calendar – Karthika Masam (Karthikam)
Marathi Calendar – Kartik Maas
Gujarati Calendar – Kartik Maas
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Vrischika
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kumbha
Amrita Kalam 30:43* – 32:28*
Abhijit: 11:51 – 12:34
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 20:08 – 21:54
Durmuhurthams: 14:44 – 15:27