3rd day Navratri Puja Timings, 27 March 2020

During Ashwin Sharad Navratri, 3rd day of Navratri 2020 is on 19 October in Ashwin Navratri and 27 March in Chaitra Vasant Navratri. This day marks Maha Tritiya Vrata and Sindhur Tritiya Vrat. On this day, Maa Chandraghanta is worshipped in Navadurga Sampradaya. Sri Gayatri Devi is the 3rd day Alankaram in Vijayawada Temple Navaratri […]

Matsya Jayanti 2020 | Matsya Avatar Jayanti

matsya avatar

Matsya Jayanti or the appearance day of Matsya Avatar of Lord Vishnu is observed on Chaitra Shukla Tritiya or the third day in waxing phase of Chaitra month (March – April). In 2020, Matsya Jayanthi date is March 27. Matsya Avatar or fish incarnation of Lord Vishnu is his first of Dashavatar (10 divine incarnations). […]

Sarhul Festival 2020 in Bihar & Odisha

Sarhul is the biggest tribal festival celebrated in Odisha, Jharkhand, and Bihar. This is known as the festival of flowers. Sarhul is observed by Mundas, Orans and Santhal communities during the onset of spring season or Vasant rithu. Sarhul festival 2020 date is March 27. The Santhal community celebrates the festival as Baha in February […]

Gangaur Puja Muhurat 2020

Gangaur Puja Muhurat 2020, Auspicious time for Gangaur Vrat Pooja on 27 March 2020.. Gangaur is dedicated to the divine couple Lord Shiva and Goddess Gauri. This vow is observed by married women for marital bliss and young girls for ideal husband. In 2020, Gangaur starts on March 10, the day after Holi, and ends […]

Sindoor Tritiya 2020

Sindoor Tritiya, Sindhur Teej, Sindhara Teej, Sowbhagya Teej, Gauri Teej, is observed on the third day of Navratri Durga Puja festival. In 2020, Sindoor Tritiya date is October 19 in Maha Navratri (Shardiya Navratri) and March 27 in Chaitra Vasantha Navaratri. Sindoor Teej is mainly celebrated in North Indian states like Rajasthan, Gujarat, Maharashtra, etc.. […]

Shiva Shakti Poojan

Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvati

Shiva Shakti Poojan is observed in Chaitra Month. In 2020, Shiva Shakti Poojan date is March 27. It falls on the third day of bright half of Chaitra Month, the first month in Hindu calendar (Chaitra Shukla Tritiya). On this day, the divine couple – Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati are worshipped with Shodashopachar Puja […]

Lakshmi Panchami 2020, Shri Lakshmi Vratam on Chaitra Panchami

Lakshmi Panchami, also known as Shri Vratam, is a vow dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi. In 2020, Lakshmi Panchami date is March 29. This vratham is observed on Chaitra Shukla Panchami, the fifth day in Shukla Paksh during Chaitra month. Shree Lakshmi Panchami is considered as very auspicious day to worship Goddess of wealth, Sri Laxmi […]

Chandraghanta Kavach | Chandraghanta Mata Kavacham


Chandraghanta Kavach (Chandraghanta Mata Kavacham) is a prayer dedicated to Goddess Chandraghanta Mata, 3rd among Navadurga Goddesses (Nine aspects of Goddess Durga). Chandraghanta Puja is observed on third day of Navratri – in Vasant Navratri & Ashwin Navratri (Sharad Navratri). Third day of Navratri is also observed as Sindhur Tritiya, Sowbhagya Teej, Gauri Teej, etc. […]

Chandraghanta Aarti | Maa Chandraghanta Aarti

‘Chandraghanta Aarti’ is the Aarti dedicated to Maa Chandraghanta Devi, the Third among Navadurga Mata, nine aspects of Goddess Durga worshipped in Navratri Durga Puja. It is popularly recited on third day of Navratri. In Chaitra Navratri, Chandraghanta Puja date is March 27. In 2020, Chandraghanta Puja date in Durga Navaratra festival is October 19. Appearance […]

Chandraghanta Puja Vidhi | Maa Chandraghanta Pooja Method


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. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Chandraghanta Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water (gangajal), […]

3rd day of Navratri 2020 – March 27

3rd day of Navratri 2020 is 27 March in Vasant Chaitra Navratri and 19 October in Sharad Navratri (Ashwin Navratri). This day marks Sindoor Tritiya, Sowbhagya Tritiya (Saubhagya Teej). In Nepal, Navratri is celebrated as Dashain. On the third day of Dashain, regular puja to Goddess Durga is observed along with the above said vratas. […]

Adhik Maas 2020 | Adhika Masam, Mala Maas, Purushottam Maas dates

In Hindu calendar 2020 (2020-2021), there is an Adhik Maas (Mala Maas, Adhika Masam). It is an extra month according to lunar calendar. 2020-2021 Hindu calendar Year is known as Sharvari Nama Samvatsara. ‘Ashwayuja Masam’ (Ashwin Month) comes twice in 2020, one is Adhika Ashwayuja Masam (Pratham Ashwin Maas) and the another one is Nija […]

Chandraghanta Mantras – Mool Mantra, Dhyana Sloka, Stotra

Here are the lyrics of Chandraghanta Mantra, Chandraghanta Navadurga Mool Mantra, Chandraghanta Dhyana Sloka and other Stotras related to the 3rd Navadurga aspect. Chandraghanta Mool Mantra Pindaj Pravarudha Chandkopastrakaiyurta | Prasand Tanute Mahayam Chandraghanteti Vishruta || Chandraghanta Dhayan Vande Vanchit Labhayachandraghkritushekhram | Sinharudhadasha- bhuja Chandraghanta Yashswaneem|| Kanchanabhanmanipur Stithta Tritya Durga Tritram | Khang Gada Trishul […]

Upset Hindus urge Papa John’s to apologize & withdraw commercial trivializing Hinduism

Upset Hindus are urging Papa John’s, pizza delivery company headquartered in Louisville (Kentucky), to immediately withdraw its Papadias TV Commercial ‘Yoga’ and apologize. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that this commercial unnecessarily and unreasonably trivialized the greatly revered Hindu concepts/symbols Om and Yoga; which was highly inappropriate. Moreover, […]

Historic Hindu temples shut down in Harare due to COVID-19 pandemic

Both the Hindu temples in Harare (Zimbabwe)—Ridgeview Shree Omkar Mandir and Cameron Street Shree Omkar Mandir—have been shut down “until further notice” due to coronavirus outbreak. The Executive Committee of The Hindoo Society Harare (HSH), which runs both the temples, in an email to the members on March 24, said: “The Society Priest, alone, will […]

2nd day Navratri Puja Time | 26 March 2020

During Sharad Navratri, 2nd day of Navratri 2020 is on 18 October and in Chaitra Vasant Navratri 2nd day Puja is on 26 March. This day marks Preethi Dwitiya, Sthana Vriddhi Gauri Vrata and Sindhara Dooj. Brahmacharini Puja is observed on this day. Balatripura Sundari Devi is the 2nd day Alankaram in Vijayawada Temple Navaratri 2020, […]

Cheti Chand 2020 | Sindhi New Year Day

Cheti Chand 2020, Sindhi New Year 2020 date. When is Cheti Chand in 2020? Cheti Chand in 2020 date. In 2020, Cheti Chand date is March 26. Chetti Chand is the Sindhi New Year Day celebrated on the second day of Cheti month, Chaitra month. Cheti Chand (Chetti Chand) is the Sindhi New Year Day […]

When is Srirama Navami 2020 – 1 April or 2 April?

When is Srirama Navami 2020 – April 1st or April 2nd? There is a confusion among all of us about Sri Ramanavami Puja celebrations’ date for this year.. This article clarifies some doubts revolving around this issue.. According to almost all Hindi Panchangams, Tamil Panchangams and other prominent almanac systems in India, Sri Ramanavami 2020 […]

Sri Rama Kalyanam Edurkolu Utsavam 2020 | Bhadrachalam Sitarama Kalyanam

Edurkolu Utsavam is one of the famous events during Sitaramachandra Swamy Kalyanam at Bhadrachalam. In 2020, Edurkolu for Sitarama Kalyanam date is April 1. On Edurkolu day, the special rituals begin at 4’0 clock in the morning with Suprabhatha Seva, followed by Havanam, Sattumorai, Mangalashasanam, Utsavanga havanam, Rajabhogam. Garudavahana Seva is the most popular event […]

TTD Panchangam 2020-2021 | Sharvari Nama Samvatsara Telugu Panchangam from TTD

TTD Panchangam 2020-2021 PDF, Sharvari Nama Samvatsara Telugu Panchangam from TTD for 2020-2021 PDF Download. Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam released TTD Panchangam 2020-2021 for sale. On 25 March 2020, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam will release TTD Panchangam 2019-2020 in Telugu (Vikari Nama Samvatsara Panchangam). The cost of the Panchangam is approx Rs. —-. You can buy it […]