Maha Saptami, Durga Saptami, is the seventh day of Navratri and second day of Durga Puja in Bengal. In 2021, Maha Saptami date is October 12.
Kalratri Maa is worshipped as part of Navadurga Puja on this year’s Saptami Navratri Puja.
Saraswati Devi Puja is performed in Navadevi Alankarams procedure in South Indian Temples, mainly in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple.
Dhumavathi (Alakshmi) Mahavidya is worshipped in Dasamahavidya process of Navratri Puja.
Chamundi Devi Saptamatrika is worshipped on this year’s Maha Saptami as a part of Saptamatrika worship.
Nabapatrika and Pre dawn bathing of Kolabou are the main rituals of Durga Puja on Maha Saptami.
Panchang, 12 October 2021
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:06 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 05:47 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 12:10 PM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 10:59 PM
Tithi : Saptami upto 09:47 PM Ashtami
Nakshatra : Mula upto 11:27 AM Purva Ashadha
Yoga : Shobhana upto 08:51 AM Atiganda
Karana : Garaja upto 10:46 AM Vanija upto 09:47 PM Vishti
Weekday : Mangalawara
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Ashwina – Purnimanta Ashwina – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2077 Paridhavi
Abhijit : 11:33 AM to 12:20 PM
Amrit Kalam : 05:45 AM, Oct 13 to 07:16 AM, Oct 13
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 02:52 PM to 04:19 PM
Yamaganda : 09:01 AM to 10:29 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 11:56 AM to 01:24 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 08:26 AM to 09:13 AM 10:43 PM to 11:32 PM
Varjyam : 09:56 AM to 11:27 AM 08:36 PM to 10:07 PM