Dashain Ghatasthapana 2017 Muhurat | Auspicious Time for Ghatasthapana in Nepal

Dashain Ghatasthapana 2017, Time of Dashain Ghatasthapana in Nepal on 21 September 2017.. Ghatasthapana, installing ghata for Durga puja, marks the beginning of Dashain festival in Nepal. In 2017, Dashain Ghatasthapana date is September 21. On this day, devotees plant seeds for Jamara. Barley, wheat, corn and rice are planted in a sand-filled pot. It […]

Dashain Jamara Puja Vidhi, Procedure

How to do Dashain Jamara Puja – Vidhi, Procedure or method of Dashain Jamara Puja is given here. After decorating the Kalash, the process of initiation of Jamara Puja (plantation) begins. Most of the people plant just barley and sesame seeds but some others plant seven types of grains like barley, wheat, maize, sesame seeds, etc. […]

Ghatasthapana, Navratri Kalasha Sthapana – 13 October 2015

Today, 13 October 2015 is Ghatasthapana, Navratri Kalasha Sthapana. It marks the beginning of Durga Navaratri. It falls on Shukla Paksha Pratipada in Ashwin Month. As we all know, each day of Navratri is dedicated to a form of Goddess Durga. Depending on the tradition, region, etc.. the paricular form of the Goddess is worshipped. […]

Kalasha Puja purpose, why do we worship the Kalasha?

Kalasha Puja, Ghatashtapana puja or Kalasa Sthapana pujan, is the prominent ritual in any puja of Hinduism. What is the purpose of Kalasha puja? Why do we worship the Kalasha? Kalasha is a brass, mud, or copper pot filled with water or rice. Mango leaves are kept on the pot and a coconut is placed […]

Chaitra Navratri Kalasha sthapana, 31 March 2014 (Muhurat for Ghatasthapana)

Kalash Sthapana time Navratri 2014, March 31 Best muhurat for Navratri Ghatasthapana 2014. Navratri Ghatasthapana Muhurat on March 31, 2014. Chogadiya, Gulikai Kalam, Amrit Kalam, Abhijit Lagnam, etc. Kalasha Sthapana or Ghatasthapana is invoking Goddess Durga for Navratri puja. For this, devotees should follow the best muhurat or auspicious time. In 2014, Chaitra Navratri begins on […]

Ghatasthapana 2015, Kalasha Sthapana during Navratri Durga Pooja

Ghatasthapana 2015, Kalasha Sthapana in 2015 during Navratri Durga Pooja on October 13, 2015. Ghatasthapana or Kalash Sthapana or Kalasha Puja is the first and foremost event during Durga Puja. In 2015, Ghatsthapana (Kalashsthapana) date in Durga Navratri Puja is October 13. On October 13th, with Kalsha Puja, Durga Navratri Mahotsav will be started for the year […]

Navratri 2013 Kalash Sthapna Time, Durga Navratri Ghatasthapana Muhurat

Navratri 2013 muhurat, best time for Kalash Sthapana, Ghatasthapana is given here. Kalash Sthapana during Navratri Durga Puja is the initial step for Navratri Vrat. It is observed on the first day of Navratri. Here are the best times for Kalash Sthapana or Ghatsthapana for Navratri Puja in 2013. Labh Chogadiya, Amrit Chogadiya, Shubh Chogadia, Rahu […]

28 September 2011, Navratri begins with Ghatasthapana

28 September 2011, today Navratri begins in India with Ghatasthapana, installation of Ghata or Kalasha. Shukla Paksha Pratipada marks the beginning of Durga Navratri. On the first day, Maa Shailputri is worshipped as part of Navadurga Puja in Shakteya Sampradaya. Bala Tripura sundari Devi is the first day Goddess as per South Indian tradition of […]

Kalash Sthapana or Ghat Sthapana for Durga Pooja

Kalash Sthapana or Ghat Sthapana is the initiation of Durga Pooja during Durga Navratri. Kalash sthapana is performed on the next day to Mahalaya Amavasya or on First day (Padyami / Prathami) during Durga puja. Kalash Sthapana 2016 date or Ghatasthapana 2016 date is October 1 / October 2. Kalash Sthapan Puja steps – How […]