navratri 2018

Navratri 2018: Know the nine forms of Goddess Durga

Goddess Durga who symbolizes strength or ‘Shakti’ is widely worshipped on the occasion of Durga Puja. The nine days of Ashvina is the most auspicious time and it is celebrated as Durga Puja. During Navratras, the nine forms of Goddess Shakti are worshipped on the nine different days. They are –Maa Shailputri, Brahmaachaareenee, Chandraghanta, Kushmaanda, […]

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Navratri 2018: Know Important dates, colours and story behind celebrating Navratri festival

There are several stories related to Navratri but there are two stories which are the most prevalent ones. Mahishasura, a demon worshipped Lord Shiva with full devotion. The lord got so impressed by his great dedication that he gave him a boon to not get killed either by man or by God. After getting a […]

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Navratri 2018 – Nine day festival of Maa

The Indian festival of Navratri has been derived from two words—Nav + Ratri, which means ‘nine nights’ in English. This festival is prevalent throughout India. It is a major festival celebrated by the Hindus in India with much pomp and gaiety. Hindus celebrate this festival to express their devotion to the goddess of power, Durga. […]

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