Mahagauri Kavach (Mahagauri Mata Kavacham)

Mahagauri

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 Navdurga, Appearance & Dhyana Mantram

Mahagauri is the eighth form of Navadurga. She is worshipped on the eighth day or Durga Ashtami day during Navaratri. In 2018, Mahagauri Puja date is October 17. During Vasant Navratri Maha Gauri Puja date is March 25. Apperance or iconography of Mahagauri Navdurga: Mahagauri is extremely fair in her body complexion. Hence she is […]

Mahagauri Puja Vidhi | Navratri 8th Day Poojan Vidhi

Mahagauri Puja Vidhi (Procedure of Mahagauri Mata Pooja) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Mahagauri Navadurga is worshipped on 8th day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Mahagauri Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water (gangajal), […]

Kalratri Puja Vidhi | Maa Kalaratri Pooja

Kalratri Puja Vidhi (Procedure of Maa Kalaratri Pooja) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Kalaratri Navadurga is worshipped on 7th day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Kalaratri Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water (gangajal), Devi […]

Katyayani, Goddess Katyayani Navdurga

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Katyayani is the sixth aspect of Navdurga Goddesses worshipped during Navratri puja. Goddess katyayani is worshipped on the sixth day in Durga Navratri pooja. Katyayani Navdurga puja 2018 date is October 15 in Ashwin Navratri and on March 23 as part of Vasant Navratri 2018. The legend of Goddess Katyayani Mata: Katyayani was born as […]

Katyayani Navdurga, Dhyana Mantra & Spiritual importance

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Goddess Katyayani, the sixth aspect of Navdurga, is worshipped on the sixth day during Durga Navratri. In 2018, Katyayani Mata puja date is October 15 in Ashwin Navratri. Spiritual importance of Katyayani Navdurga Pooja Goddess Katyayani puja is performed on the sixth day during Durga Navratra. On the day of Katyayani puja, Yogis or Sadhak […]

Katyayani Puja Vidhi | Procedure of Maa Katyayani Pooja

Katyayani Puja Vidhi (Procedure of Maa Katyayani Pooja) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Katyayani Navadurga is worshipped on 6th day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Katyayani Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water […]

Maa Skandamata Puja Vidhi

Maa Skandamata Pooja Vidhi (Vrat Method) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Skandamata Navadurga is worshipped on 5th day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Skandamata Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water (gangajal), Devi image, […]

Skandamata | Goddess Skandamata Navdurga

Skanda Mata

Skanda mata is the fifth phase of Navdurga, nine Goddesses worshipped during Durga Navaratri. Skandamata is worshipped on the fifth day during Durga pooja. In 2018, Skanda mata puja date is October 14. Goddess Skanda mata is the mother of Lord Skanda or Subrahmanya, also worshipped as Lord Shanmukha, Kumara, Kartikeya or Murugan. Lord Skanda […]

Chandraghanta Puja Vidhi | Maa Chandraghanta Pooja Method

Chandraghanta

Chandraghanta Puja Vidhi (Maa Chandraghanta Pooja Method) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Chandraghanta Navadurga is worshipped on 3rd day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Chandraghanta Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water (gangajal), […]

Brahmacharini | Goddess Bramhacharini Navdurga

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Brahmacharini is the second Goddess of nine Durgas – Navadurga Goddesses. Brahmacharini is one who performs penance. As per the Hindusim, Veda, Tattva and Tapa are three synonyms for the word Brahma. Bramhacharini mata is worshipped on the second day during Durga Puja in Durga Navratri. In 2018, Brahmacharini Puja date is October 11 in Sharad […]

Brahmacharini Puja Vidhi | Maa Brahmacharini Pooja Procedure

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Brahmacharini Puja Vidhi (Maa Brahmacharini Pooja Procedure) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Brahmacharini Navadurga is worshipped on 2nd day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Brahmacharini Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water (gangajal), Devi […]

Shailaputri | Goddess Shailputri Navdurga

shailaputri

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 March 18. In 2018, Shailaputri puja date in Durga Navaratra festival is October 10. Shailaputri Devi – […]

Maa Kushmanda Pooja Vidhi | Vrat Procedure

Maa Kushmanda Pooja Vidhi (Vrat Procedure) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Kushmanda Navadurga is worshipped on 4th day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Kushmanda Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water (gangajal), Devi […]

Siddhidatri, Goddess Siddhidatri Navadurga

Siddhidatri

Siddhidatri is the ninth and the last form of Navadurga Goddesses. She is worshipped on the last day, Mahanavami, of Durga Navratri. In 2017, Siddhidatri Pooja date is September 29 in Ashwin Navratri and April 5 in Vasant Navratri. Siddhidatri Mata gives her devotees all types of occult energies, which are named as ‘Ashtasiddhi. As […]

Siddhidatri Puja Vidhi | Maa Siddhidayini Pooja

Siddhidatri Puja Vidhi (Maa Siddhidayini Pooja) with mantras, slokas, stotras and Aarti is given here. Maa Siddhidatri Navadurga is worshipped on 9th day of Navratri according to Navadurga method of performing Navratri Durga Pooja. Puja items list.. The puja items required for Siddhidatri Pooja are – usual puja material like Haridra churna, kumkum, camphor, rice, kalash, water (gangajal), Devi image, […]

Durga Navratri Festival in Ancient Times | Navadurga Puja

According to some scriptures, in ancient times, Durga Navratri festival was a special festival for the Kshatriyas. The four-month long monsoon season was a critical time to perform any type of military activity. Hence, the Kshatriyas start their activities for new conquests. Kings worship Navadurga, nine manifestations of the Mother Goddess, before 9 days of […]

Siddhidatri Navdurga Dhyana Mantra & Spiritual importance

Mata Siddhidhatri Ninth Navadurga aspect

Siddhidatri navdurga, ninth and the last aspect of Goddess Durga, is worshipped on the last day or the ninth day or Mahanavami day during Durga Navaratri. In 2017, Siddhidatri Puja date is September 29 due to Vriddhi Tithi in Navratri. During Vasant Navratri, Siddhidatri Puja date is April 5, 2017. Siddhidatri dhyana mantra is the best […]

Kushmanda, Goddess Kushmanda Navdurga

Kushmanda

Mata Kushmanda is the fourth aspect among Navadurga, nine Goddesses worshipped during Durga Navratra. Goddess Kushmanda is worshipped on the fourth day (Chaturthi or Chavithi) of Navaratri pooja. In 2018, Kushmanda Puja date in Navratri is March 21 and October 13. The word Kushmanda represents the cosmic egg which created the Universe. Goddess Kushmanda created […]

Navadurga, 9 Forms of Durga, Nine Goddesses of Durga Navratri

Navadurga or the 9 forms or manifestations of Durga are the nine Goddesses worshipped on nine festive nights during Durga Navratri. Though, the nine manifestations or avatars of Durga that are worshipped during Navaratri may differ from place to place, the standard or primary Navadurga Goddesses remain same for every region. Goddess Durga is a […]