Ahoi Ashtami Vrat

Ahoi Ashtami Vrat

Ahoi Ashtami is a fasting ritual which is performed by all Indian mothers for well being of their sons. This fast falls on the eighth day of dark fortnight (Krishna Paksha) in Kartik month as per the Hindu calendar. On this auspicious day mothers keep fast for the whole day and in the evening they […]

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Karva chauth and its importance

Karva chauth and its importance

Karva Chauth is observed by married women (suhagin Stree) for ensuring wedded bliss and wishing long life for their husbands and children. A married woman who observes this fast is called ‘Saubhagyavati’ (joyous and happy state of wifehood). On the occasion of this Fast a kalash (small copper container) is filled with either milk or […]

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9th Day Worshipping of Goddess Siddhidatri During Navratri

9th Day Worshipping of Goddess Siddhidatri During Navratri

Origin – In the beginning of the universe Lord Rudra worshipped Adi-Parashakti for creation. It is believed that Goddess Adi-Parashakti had no form. The supreme Goddess of Power, Adi-Parashakti, appeared in the form of Siddhidatri from the left half of Lord Shiva. Navratri Worship – Goddess Siddhidatri is worshipped on the ninth day of Navratri. […]

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Navratri Day 8 – Worshipping of Goddess Mahagauri

Navratri Day 8 – Worshipping of Goddess Mahagauri

Origin – According to Hindu mythologies, the Goddess Shailputri at the age of sixteen was extremely beautiful and was blessed with fair complexion. Due to her extreme fair complexion she was known as Goddess Mahagauri. Navratri Worship – Goddess Mahagauri is worshipped on the eighth day of Navratri. Governing Planet – It is believed that […]

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Navratri Day 7 – Worshipping of Goddess Kalaratri

Navratri Day 7 – Worshipping of Goddess Kalaratri

Origin – When the Goddess Parvati removed outer golden skin to kill demons named Shumbha and Nishumbha, She was known as Goddess Kalaratri. Kalaratri is the fiercest and the most ferocious form of Goddess Parvati. Navratri Worship – Goddess Kalaratri is worshipped on the seventh day of Navratri. Governing Planet – It is believed that […]

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Navratri Day 6 – Worship of Goddess Katyayani

Navratri Day 6 – Worship of Goddess Katyayani

Origin – To destroy demon Mahishasura, Goddess Parvati took the form of Goddess Katyayani. It was the most violent form of Goddess Parvati. In this form Goddess Parvati is also known as Warrior Goddess. Navratri Worship – Goddess Katyayani is worshipped on the sixth day of Navratri. Governing Planet – It is believed that the […]

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Navratri Day 5- Worship of Goddess Skandamata

Navratri Day 5- Worship of Goddess Skandamata

Origin – When Goddess Parvati became the mother of Lord Skanda (also known as Lord Kartikeya), Mata Parvati was known as Goddess Skandamata. Navratri Worship – Goddess Skandamata is worshipped on the fifth day of Navratri. Governing Planet – It is believed that the planet Budha is governed by Goddess Skandamata. Iconography – Goddess Skandamata […]

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3rd day Worshipping of Goddess Chandraghanta During Navratri

3rd day Worshipping of Goddess Chandraghanta During Navratri

Origin – Goddess Chandraghanta is the married form the Goddess Parvati. After getting married to Lord Shiva Goddess Mahagauri started adorning her forehead with half Chandra and due to which Goddess Parvati was known as Goddess Chandraghanta. Navratri Worship – Goddess Chandraghanta is worshipped on the third day of Navratri. Governing Planet – It is […]

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Rama Navami Puja

Rama Navami Puja

Rama Navami Puja Muhurta = 11:09 to 13:38 Duration = 2 Hours 29 Mins Rama Navami Madhyahna Moment = 12:23 Navami Tithi Begins = 11:20 on 4/Apr/2017 Navami Tithi Ends = 10:03 on 5/Apr/2017 Lord Rama was born on Navami Tithi during Shukla Paksha of Chaitra month. Each year this day is celebrated as birthday […]

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