26 Sep 2022 (Mon) – 5 Oct 2022 (Wed).
Navratri meaning nine nights is celebrated for ten days and nine nights with each night having an unique incarnation of the deity (maa Durga) as follows.
Day 1 – Shailaputri
Day 2 – Brahmacharini
Day 3 – Chandraghanta
Day 4 – Kushmanda
Day 5 – Skandamata
Day 6 – Katyayani
Day 7 – Kalaratri
Day 8 – Mahagauri
Day 9 – Siddhidatri
MAY THIS NAVRATRI BESTOWS US ALL PEACE & PROSPERITY
MENTION OF MAA DURGA IN VEDIC TEXTS
Maa Durga has been extensively mentioned in Vedic Texts (In Rigveda & Atharvaveda) Maa Durge too finds mention in TAITTIRIYA ARANYAKA. Whereas the name of Maa Kali finds place in Rig Veda. Her name too appears in Shiv Purana, Bhagavat Maha Purana, Vishnu Purana, Markandeya Puran etc.
t has been mentioned In Durga Purana that Goddess Durga as the Eternal Truth. An epitome of Feminine Power (Shakti), She is in fct an eternal source of universe. She is both compassionate and with huge reserve of power to bestow protection to the universe as a whole.
She is considered to be the Creator of the universe, she is the destroyer of evil in the form of demons protects the humankinds, nurtures all living beings that is why she is also termed…
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