Goddess Shailaputri is the first Navadurga Mata among the nine Goddesses worshipped during Durga Navratra festival. Maa Sailaputri is worshipped on the first day or on the Kalash Sthapana or Ghatshtapana day.
In Chaitra Navratri, Shailaputri Puja date is 22 March 2023. In 2023, Shailaputri puja date in Durga Navaratra festival is October 15.
Shailaputri Devi – Previous incarnation:
Mata Shailputri is the daughter of King Himavanth (Raja Himalaya), the emperor of mountains. Shailaputri married to Lord Shiva by performing a severe penance for Shankar Mahadev.
Shailaputri was the daughter of Daksha Prajapati in her previous birth. During Daksha Yagna, she sacrificed her life in Yagna vatika and incarnated as Shailputri in her next birth to marry Lord Shiva.
Shailaputri Mata – Spiritual Practice:
During the first day of Navratri Durga pooja, Yogis keep their mind and heart on Muladhara chakra which is the initial point of their spiritual practice or Sadhana.
Shailputri represents the Muladhara chakra of spiritual practice.
Read Maa Shailputri Dhyana Mantra & iconography, depiction..
नवदेवियों का नौ जड़ी बूटी या ख़ास व्रत की चीज़ों से भी सम्बंध है,
जिन्हें नवरात्र के व्रत में प्रयोग किया जाता है-
श्यामक चावल (स्कन्दमाता)
हरी तरकारी (कात्यायनी)
काली मिर्च व तुलसी (कालरात्रि)
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