Vijayadashami 2019 | Vijaya Dashami

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Vijayadashami is the tenth and last day of Durga Navratri. In Bengal it is the culmination day of Durga Puja. In 2019, Vijayadashami date is October 8. Vijaya Dashami, known with various names – Dussehra or Dasara – signifies the victory of good over evil. This festival is celebrated with much gusto in every region of India […]

Navdurga Puja, Pooja to nine aspects of Durga during Navratri

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Navratri, nine festive nights dedicated to Goddess Durga, is an auspicious time to worship Nav Durga, nine aspects of Goddess Durga. Each day a Goddess or a form of Durga is worshipped during Durga Navratri. Though, nine Goddesses worshipped during Navratri may vary from place to place, the Navadurga Goddesses mentioned in the Scriptures are […]

Theppotsavam | Vijayadashami Utsavam during Navaratras in Kanakadurga Temple Vijayawada

Theppotsavam is the main ritual performed on Vijayadashami or Dasara during Navaratras in Kanakadurga temple, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. It is the concluding event of Durga Navaratras in Durga Malleshwara Swamy Devasthanam. In 2019, Teppotsavam date is October 8. The presiding Deity of the temple, Kanakadurga Ammavasru along with Malleshwara Swamyvaru, is taken for a sail […]

Durga Navaratri 2020 in Kanakadurga Temple, Vijayawada

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Durga Navratri at Kanakadurga temple of Vijayawada is a grand festival for the temple. In 2020, Dasara Sharan Navaratri Utsavalu starts on October 17 and ends on October 25 with Dasara (Vijaya Dashami). Chaitra Vasant Navratri begins on March 25 and ends on April 2 in 2020. With Kalasha Sthapana Pooja, celebrations will start at the […]

Durga Navratri Puja in Bhadrakali Temple at Hanamkonda, Warangal

Durga Navratri puja in Bhadrakali Temple, Hanamkonda, is a jubilant festival celebrated for nine festive days. Durga Navaratri puja 2019 starts on September 29 and ends on October 8 with Dasara. Badrakali – the Goddess of prosperity is situated in Hanamkonda, Warangal district of Telangana. Badrakali is the terrible form of Goddess Durga Devi. According […]

Kumari Pooja Procedure | Durga Navaratri Kanya Puja

Kumari Puja during Navaratri

Kumari pooja, Kanya Puja, is a ritual performed on Durgashtami day during Durga Navratri or Durga Puja. This puja is offered to virgin girls who are not attained puberty. Virgin girls are worshipped as nine Goddesses of Navaratri. In some places Kumari pooja is also performed on Mahanavami. How is Kumari Puja Performed? The devotees […]

Lalitha Panchami 2019

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Lalitha Panchami is the fifth day of Navratri Durga Puja. It is the most auspicious day of Navarathri. Lalitha panchami is the most auspicious day in Durga Navratri puja. In 2019, Lalita Panchami date is October 2. Lalitha Panchami is dedicated to the Red Goddess, Lalita Tripura Sundari Devi, one of the forms of Goddess Shakti. […]

Dashain 2019 dates, Dasain Festival 2019 in Nepal

Dashain is the most celebrated and the biggest festival of Nepal, Bhutan and some North Eastern states of India. Dashain festival starts on September 29 with Ghatsthapana and ends on 8 October with Vijayadashami Tika or Bijayadashami. Tika and Jamara will continue till 13 October in 2019. Dasain 2019 dates – Dashain 2019 Calendar or […]

Durga Puja Significance | Spiritual Importance of Navratri | Shri Devi Pooja Mahatmyam

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Durga Puja Significance, Spiritual Importance of Navratri (Shri Devi Pooja Mahatmyam) is discussed in this article.. Durga Navratri Durga Puja is the most auspicious time to worship the Mother Goddess. During these days, Durga will be in full swing and her powers are very active to bless her devotees and to destroy the evil forces. Devi […]

Vidyarambham 2019 | Ezhuthiniruthu during Durga Navratri in Kerala

Vidyarambham or Ezhuthiniruthu is one of the main rituals observed during Durga Navaratri Pooja in Kerala. In 2019, Vidyarambham date is October 8. Vidyarambham puja is performed on Vijaya Dashami day which falls in the Malayalam month of Thulam Month / Kanni masam. On Vijaya Dashami day in Kerala children between two and three or […]

Navratri 2020 Stotras, Slokas or Prayers to recite during Durga Navratri Puja

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Navratri 2020 Stotras, Slokas or Prayers to recite during Durga Navratri Puja – Devi or Durga is stotra priya which means the Goddess is pleased by reciting prayers and praising her with mantras. Durga Saptashati or Chandi Path or Devi Mahatmyam, Durga Chandrakala Stuthi, Durga Apada uddaraka stotram, Durga Aarti, Durga Ashtakam, Durga Sahasranama stotram, […]

Dasara Navaratri 2020 at Medak Edupayala Vanadurga Bhavani Temple

Durga Navaratri is the biggest festival at Vanadurga Bhavani temple near Medak in Telangana. Vana Durga Bhavani is a form of Goddess Durga. Edupayalu, a small village near Medak, is a holy place for Hindus as it has a great historical significance. In 2020, Vana Durga Bhavani Navaratri starts on October 17 and ends on Dasara […]

Dasara 2020 | Dussehra 2020 date

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Dasara (Dussehra) is celebrated on the 10th day in Shukla Paksha of Ashwayuja, Ashwin month. In 2020, Dasara date is October 25 in India. In South India, Dasara is celebrated on 25 October and in some North Indian places also, it is celebrated on 25 October. It is also called as Vijaya Dashami. Dussehra is […]

Dasara Navratri at Ashtalakshmi Temple, Hyderabad

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In Astalakshmi temple at Kothapet of Hyderabad, Durga Navratri celerbations are celebrated as a grand event. In 2020, Dasara Durga Navratri puja begins on October 17 with Kalasha Sthapana and ends on October 25 with Vijaya Dashami Puja. Devotees perform the fest as the Sravana Utsavs. They observe the vratas to please Goddess Lakshmi, Goddess […]

Navaratri 2019 in Mysore Chamundeshwari Temple

Chamundeshwari Temple in Mysore is one of the powerful Astadasha Shakti Peetha, 18 prominent temples of Mother Goddess. Mysore Navaratri 2019 begins on September 29 and ends on 8 October with Dasara festival. Durga Navaratri celebrated in Ashwina month is the most popular and the biggest event in Southern India, especially in Karnataka. Mysore Dasara […]

Maha Navaratri 2019 at Kollur Mookambika Temple, Karnataka

Maha Navaratri, Sharada Navratri is the biggest event at Kollur Mookambika temple of Udupi district in Karnataka. In 2019, Maha Navaratri celebrations start on September 29 and end on October 8. The festival of Navratri is witnessed by few lakhs of devotees from the State, Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh. On 29 September 2019, […]

Sharada Navaratri 2019 at Kanchipuram Kamakshi Temple in Tamil Nadu

Sharada Navaratri & Vasantha Navarathri are the two biggest Mahotsavams at Kanchipuram Kamakshi Ammal Temple. Sharada Navaratri 2019 begins on September 29 and ends on October 8. The celebrations will be performed in Sri Maha Tripurasundari Sametha Sri Chandramouleeshwara Swami temple at Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam, Sankara Matam, Kanchipuram. Navaratri Mahotsava occupies a special place in […]

Sharan Navaratri 2019 in Sringeri Sharada Mata Temple, Karnataka

Sharan Navaratri in Sringeri Sharadamba Temple is a spectacular celebration during Ashwina masa every year. In 2019, Sharada Navaratri Utsava begins on September 29 and ends on October 8 with Dasara (Vijaya Dashami) in Sringeri Temple. Sharan navaratri at Sharadamba Temple, Sringeri, Karnataka, is the most auspicious festival when the Supreme Goddess, Sri Sharada Mata, […]

9 colours of Navratri 2020 | Dresses to wear in Navratri 2020

Navratri Colours 2020, 9 colours of Durga Navratri 2020, Dresses to wear in Navratri 2020, saree colours for Navratri 2020, Daily colors of Navratri Durga Puja is given here. In Maharashtra and Gujarat, women wear nine colors of sarees during Navratri. The tradition of 9 colours during Navratri Puja is very common in Gujarat, Maharashtra […]