Mahagauri Kavach (Mahagauri Mata Kavacham) is a prayer dedicated to Goddess Mahagauri, eighth among Navadurga Goddesses (Nine aspects of Goddess Durga). Maa Mahagauri Puja is observed on eighth day of Navratri – in Vasant Navratri (Chaitra Navratras) and Ashwin Navratri (Sharad Navratras). Eighth day of Navratri is also observed as Maha Ashtami or Durga Ashtami Puja. Here are the […]
Mahagauri, also spelt as Maha Gowri, is the eighth manifestation or aspect of Navadurga. Maha Gauri is worshipped on Durgashtami or Mahashtami, the eighth day during Durga Navratri. In 2018, Mahagouri pooja date is October 17. Mahagauri Maa is always considered as eight year old girl who is also called as Kanya or Kumari. Legend […]
Durgashtami Puja or Durga Ashtami pooja is observed on the eighth day during Durga Navratri Puja. Durgashtami, also known as Maha Ashtami and Veerashtami, is celebrated on eighth day during Ashwin month (Ashwayuja Shukla Ashtami). In 2017, Durga Ashtami date is September 28. Durgashtami is also known as Veerashtami because on this day Arjuna has […]
20 October 2015 is the eighth day of Navratri Durga Puja. This day marks Durga Ashtami / Maha Ashtami / Virashtami. Colour of the day: Pink Naivedyam of the day: Chakra Pongali is offered as Naivedyam in South India. In North India, on Mahanavami day food is offered to Goddess Durga and is distributed among […]
Eighth day of Navratri is celebrated as Durga Ashtami. Durga Ashatami 2012 date is October 22. Also known as Maha Ashtami or Veerashtami, this festival is an auspicious day to worship the Mother Goddess. Navadevi worshippers adorn and worship the Goddess in the form of Durga Devi (Durga Devi Alankaram). This is the final day […]
Sri Durga Devi is the Goddess for the eighth day of Durga Navarathri. In 2010, during the festival of Durga Navrathri, on October 15th, Goddess Sri Durga Devi is worshipped. This day is very important as a part of the navratri celebrations in Sri Kanaka Durga Temple in Vijayawada. Durga Ashtami is celebrated on this day.