Here is the Muhurat for Chandraghanta Devi Pooja, 3rd day of Navratri Puja on 20 March 2018. Mata Chandraghanta Devi is the 3rd form of Navadurga. It falls on Shukla Paksha Tritiya in Chaitra Month / Ashwin Month.
Appearance of iconography of Goddess Chandraganta is little complex. Chandraganta has a bell-shaped half moon in her forehead. Hence, this Navdurga mata is called Chandraghanta.
Ten armed Chandraghanta is in golden complexion. In her five hands, she holds weapons like bow, arrow, Trishul (lance), sword and mace. In other three hands, Chandraghanta holds rosary, lotus and kamandal (pitcher). Remaining two hands shows Varada and Abhaya mudra and blesses her devotees. Chandraghanta rides a lion.
Chandraghanta Puja Vidhi (Maa Chandraghanta Pooja Method) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Chandraghanta Navadurga is worshipped on 3rd day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Read this post for detailed Chandraghanta Devi Pooja Vidhi..
Check out this post for – the lyrics of Chandraghanta Mantra, Chandraghanta Navadurga Mool Mantra, Chandraghanta Dhyana Sloka and other Stotras related to the 3rd Navadurga aspect.
Panchang, 20 March 2018
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 06:34 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:34
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) 08:26 Chandrastama (Moonset) 21:21
Paksha (Fortnight) Shukla Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Tritiya – 16:50
Nakshatra Ashwini – 19:45
Yoga Indra – 15:42
Karana Vanija – 28:11*
Purnimanta Month Chaitra
Amavasyanta Month Chaitra
Shaka Samvatsara: Vilambi
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Virodhikruthi
Rahu Kalam: 15:34 – 17:04
Gulika Kalam: 12:34 – 14:04
Yama Gandam: 09:34 – 11:04
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Meena
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Mesha
Amrita Kalam 12:40 – 14:14
Abhijit: 12:10 – 12:58
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 29:03* – 30:37*
Durmuhurthams: 23:22 – 24:10*
Today’s – Festivals / Vratam / Pooja / Jayanthi – Sindhur Tritiya, Tritiya Navratri.