USA Navratri Ghatasthapana Time 2016, October 1

USA Navratri Ghatasthapana Time 2016, October 1… Navratri is one of the jubilant Hindu festivals celebrated in USA. As large Indian population is there in USA, the country hosts tens of famous Navratri and Durga Puja pandals. It is to note that in 2016, Navratri begins on October 1 with Kalasha Sthapana (Ghatasthapana) and ends […]

Kalasha Sthapana for Navratri, 25 September 2014

25 September 2014 is Kalasha Sthapana for Navratri (Ghata Sthapana). It marks the beginning of Navratri Durga Puja. Kalasha Sthapana falls on Ashwin Shukla Pratipada (Ashwayuja Shudda Padyami). In 2014, there is some confusion over Kalasha Sthapana date and timings as Mahalaya Amavasya ends and Pratipada begins in the noon on 24th September. Some Pundits […]

Navratri Muhurat for Malaysia & Singapore

Navratri Durga Puja is yet another grand festival celebrated in Malaysia & Singapore where Indian Hindu people live in larger numbers. Navratri Ghatasthapana (Kalasha Sthapana) Muhurat for Malaysia & Singapore are given here for the convenience of the Hindus staying there… For Malaysia & Singapore on 16 October 2012: Kalasha Sthapana Muhurat time begins: 9.15 […]

Navratri March 2012

Today, 23 March 2012 Navratri begins. Vasant Navratri (Chaitra Navratri) begins with Kalash Sthapana (Ghatasthapana) on Chaitra Pratipada (1st day of Chaitra month) and ends on Chaitra Navami (Rama Navami). In 2012, Vasant Navratri ends on April 1. These Navratri is also known as Sri Ram Navratri as Lord Sri Rama is also worshipped during […]