Navratri begins, 13 October 2015

Goddess Devi

On 13 October 2015 Navratri begins. Durga Sharan Navratri, Ashwin Navratri, Sharad Navratri, is the most celebrated Hindu festival across the world. As the name suggests, it is celebrated for 9-nights. In 2015, Navratri begins on 13th October and ends on 21st October. In most of the places, Vijayadashami is celebrated on 22nd October. Shukla Paksha Pratipada marks […]

Navratri begins with Ghatasthapana, 16 October 2012

Today, 16 October 2012 Navratri Durga Puja begins with Ghatasthapana (Kalasha Sthapana). Sharad Navratri falls during Shukla Paksha of Ashwin Month as per all Hindu calendars. In 2012, Navratri is celebrated from October 16 to October 24 (Vijaya Dashami). Colour of the day: Red Naivedyam of the day (Food offering to Goddess Durga): ‘Ghee’ / […]