Gauri Puja during Ganesh Chaturthi Festival

Gauri Puja during Ganesh Chaturthi festival is the most observed vrata throughout India. Gowri Pooja on the day before Ganesh Chaturthi has various regional names. Gauri Ganapati Puja 2022 date is August 30. Hartalika Vrat – Gauri Puja in North Indian States Gouri Ganesh Puja is observed as Hartalika Vrat or Haritalika Tritiya vrat in […]

Shiva Shakti Poojan

Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvati

Shiva Shakti Poojan is observed in Chaitra Month. In 2022, Shiva Shakti Poojan date is April 4. 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 […]

Gangaur 2022 | Gangaur festival in Rajasthan, Ganagauri Vrat

Gangaur is a festival of women celebrated during Chaitra Month especially in Rajasthan. Gangaur festival begins on the first day in Chaitra month continues till the fourth day in Shukla Paksha or bright half of Chaitra month. ‘Gan means Lord Shiva and ‘Gauri is Goddess Parvati. In 2022, Gangaur Tritiya date is April 4. Gangaur […]

Swarna Gowri Vratha 2021 Puja Time | Auspicious Muhurtha for Gauri Puja

Shiva Parvati Ganesha

Swarna Gowri Vratha 2021 Puja Time, Auspicious Muhurtha on 9 September 2021 is given here with full details including Abhijit Muhurat, Varjyam, Rahukaalam, etc.. In 2021, Swarna Gowri Vratha date is 9 September, Thursday. In many places, Abhijit Muhurata is considered auspicious for performing any Puja. On 9 September 2021, Abhijit Muhurta time is between […]

Mangala Gauri Vratam (Shravana Mangala Gowri Puja)

Mangala Gauri Puja (Mangal Gowri Vrata) is observed on Shravan Mangalvars (Tuesdays during Shravan month). Mangala Gauri Vrat is dedicated to Goddess Mangala Gauri, who is popularly known as Goddess Parvati Devi. In 2020, as per North Indian calendars, the dates to perform Mangal Gowri Puja are: 7 July, 14 July, 21 July and 28 […]

Shodasha Gauri | Names of 16 Gauri

‘Shodasha Gauri’ is the collective name for sixteen manifestations of Goddess Gauri. Sometimes, sixteen Gauris are described as the Chief Avarana devatas of Swayamvara Parvati Homa. In the list of 16 Gauri, Swarna Gauri, Maunagauri and Karthika Gauri are associated with various vratas and pujas. The names of Shodasha Gauri 1. Swarnagauri 2. Arkagauri 3. […]

Avidh Navami Vrat, Gauri Puja on Adukh Navami

Avidh Navami Puja, Avidh-va-Navami, Adukh Navami, Aveha Navmi, is observed on the ninth day during the Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapad month. In 2015, Avidh Navami, Adukh Navami date is September 22. On Avidha Navami day, married women worship Goddess Gauri and observe Gauri Vrat. They keep fasting during Gauri Puja and the fast is broken […]

Gauri Astottara Satanamavali, 108 names of Mangala Gowri

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Shri Gauri Astottara Satanamavali or 108 names of Mangala Gowri. This stotram to recite during Gauri Puja, especially on Mangala Gauri Puja, Maha Gouri Puja or Shodasa Gauri Puja. Devotees recite Gouri Astottaram on every Friday. Here are the lyrics of Gauri Astottara Shatanamavali….. Om Shree gauryai namah Om Ganesha jananyai namah Om Guhambi kayai […]

Goddess Gauri – Gowri Devi

Goddess Gauri is one of the manifestations of Goddess Parvati. She is the divine energy, Mother Goddess. She is considered as a perfect wife for her husband, Lord Shiva. After the conclusion of her ferocious form Goddess Kali (the black Goddess, man-eating manifestation of Goddess Parvati), observed a severe penance to get rid of her […]

Jyeshta Gauri Pujan

Gauri pujan during Bhadrapad month in Maharashtra, is observed for three days, Gauri Avahan, Gauri pujan and Gauri Visarjan. Some households also call it as Mahalaxmi Vrat. Godess Gauri is worshiped and offered food (Nivedana) consisting of sixteen types of vegetable dishes, sweets, rice preparations and fruits. Jyestha Gauri are brought into the house in […]

Atla Thaddi, Atla Thaddhe Vratam – Thadiya Gauri Puja during Ashwayuja Masam

Atla Thaddhe is one of the most celebrated regional festivals of Andhra Pradesh and some places of Karnataka. Atla Thaddhe is celebrated on Aswayuja Bahula Thadiya, generally comes in October or November. In 2014, Atla Thaddhe date is October 10. Atla Thaddhe is dedicated to worship Goddess Gauri. This is purely a women festival. On this […]

Gauri Astottara Satanamavali: 108 names of Mangala Gowri

Shri Gauri Astottara Satanamavali or 108 names of Mangala Gowri. This stotram to recite during Gauri Puja, especially on Mangala Gauri Puja, Maha Gouri Puja or Shodasa Gauri Puja. Devotees recite Gouri Astottaram on every Friday. Om Murari priyardhamgyai namah //55// Om Putra poutra varapradayai namah Om Punyayai namah Om Krupa prurnayai namah Om Kalyanyai […]