Navaratri is a Hindu festival that spans nine nights and is celebrated every year in the autumn. It is observed for different reasons and celebrated differently…
The 9th day of Navratri which is also called Maha Navami observes the worship of Goddess Siddhidatri, the 9th form of NavDurga. On Maha Navami, Maa Durga is worshipped as Mahisasura Mardini which means the Annihilator of the Buffalo Demon. It is believed that on Maha Navami day Durga killed the demon Mahishasura.
Navratri Day 8 is dedicated to the worship of Goddess Mahagauri and Kanya puja. This day is also called Maha Ashtami & Durga Ashtami. Goddess Mahagauri is known as the 8th and most beautiful form of NavaDurga. Sandhi Puja is also observed in many regions of India. It is believed that she is the most beautiful and glows very brightly. That’s the reason her name is Gauri. She is the Goddess who denotes peace and endurance. I
Navratri 7th Day (Maha Saptami) observes the worship of Goddess Kalaratri as well as Goddess Saraswati. On Navratri day 7; Navagraha puja is also performed. Maa Kalaratri is considered to be the most ferocious avatar of NavaDurga and is known for destroying ignorance and removing darkness from the universe.
Navratri Day 6 or Shasthi tithi is dedicated to the worship of Maa Katyayani - the 6th form of the #NavaDurga. Goddess Katyayani is also referred to as the warrior goddess. A girl facing issues for fixing a marriage can pray Maa #Katyayani to obtain a happy and smooth marriage life. She ensures harmony and peace in married life. It is also believed that worshiping her on Navratri can help eradicate all the negative effects of planets in the horoscope.
Navratri 5th Day is dedicated to the worship of Skandamata; the 5th form of #NavaDurga. Everybody is aware of the elder son of Lord Shiva- the great and intelligent God Kartikeya. When Goddess Parvati became the mother of Lord Kartikeya (Lord Skanda), she came to be known as Skandamata. She is also known as Padmasana or Skanda Devi.
Navratri celebrates the victory of Good over Evil. This 9 days long festivity is dedicated to 9 divine forms of Maa Durga; also known as NavaDurga. To make your Navratri celebration more colorful; here are some must-share happy Navratri wishes, SMS, quotes, and Navratri messages. !!!HAPPY NAVRATRI!!!