Magh Navratri, also popular as Gupt Navratri, is observed in Magh Month. In 2019, Magh Navratri Ghatasthapana date is February 5. This Navratri continues till January 26 and on this day Navratri Paarana is observed to mark the end of this Puja.
This festival is dedicated to Goddess Shakti and each form of the Goddess is worshipped on each day. In some places Navadurga forms and in some other places Nava Devi forms are worshipped.
Magh Navratri is mainly observed in North Indian states like Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, and Uttarakhand. Another Gupt Navratri celebrated to worship nine forms of Durga is Ashad Navratri.
Magh Navratri Ghatasthapana (Kalasha Sthapana) is on 5 February 2019.
Auspicious Time for Ghatasthapana : 7.31 AM to 8.50 AM. For those who want to perform Ghatasthapana during Abhijit Muhurat, it is – 12:15 to 12:58 Noon.
Auspicious days during Magh Navratri 2019
5 February 2019 – Kalasha Sthapana, Shailaputri Navdurga Puja
Sri Vasavi Atmarpana, Chandra Darshan – 6 February 2019, Brahmacharini Navdurga Puja
7 February 2019 – Chandraghanta Navdurga Puja
Ganesh Jayanti – 8 February 2019, Kushmanda Navdurga Puja
9 February 2019, Skandamata Navdurga Puja
Vasant Panchami – 10 February 2019 – Katyayani Navdurga Puja
Skanda Shashti – 11 February 2019 – Sheetala Shashti, Kalratri Puja
Ratha Saptami – 12 February 2019 – Mahagauri Navdurga Puja
Bhishmashtami – 13 February 2019 – Siddhidhatri Navdurga Puja
Bhishma Navami, Nandini Devi Puja – 14 February 2019 – Navratri Paarana