Moola nakshatram is the most auspicious nakshatram for Saraswati Pooja. It is also considered as the Janma Nakshatram of Saraswati Devi, Goddess of learning and knowledge. Moola Nakshatra Swaraswati Puja during Navratri 2016 date is October 8, Saturday. It falls on Durga Saptami during Navratras in 2016.
In 2016, Moola Nakshatra Pustaka roopini Puja, Saraswati Triratra Vratam or Saraswati Puja starts on the same day.
Moola Nakshatra Puja is most famous and most crowd-pulling Navaratri puja in Vijayawada Kanakadurga Temple.