In any worship, Prasad or Naivedya is offered to the deity. But what should be done with that prasad later i.e. after it is offered? Learn the same from Acharya Indu Prakash.
It's the sixth day of Navratri 2021 today and people are preparing to worship Maa Durga's sixth avatar, Goddess Katyayani. According to Hindu mythology, Goddess Parvati took her form to defeat the demon Mahishasura and later came to be known as the warrior Goddess. This is the reason why this day is celebrated to mark the victory of good over evil. Here is the way how you should perform the puja, its vidhi, mantra and stotr path.
Shardiya Navratri Day 6: Know from Acharya Indu Prakash, how will your day be based on your zodiac sign. Not only this but he will also guide measures which might help you to improve your day.
The celebrations of Durga Puja are in full swing in Kolkata. This year, at the Naktala Udayan Sangha Club the theme of Durga Puja pandal is 'Chal Chitra' which portrays the pain of partitions during 1947 and 1971.
Happy Durga Puja 2021: It's that time of the year when people all over the country will go on pandal hopping, wear new clothes and relish on scrumptious food. Not only this but it is also important to wish your near and dear ones which is why we are here with Durga Puja wishes, quotes, SMS, HD images, messages that you can share over Facebook, WhatsApp and other social media platforms.
According to the Hindu calendar, Durga Puja begins from the Shashthi of Shardiya Navratri. This holy puja is especially performed in many places including West Bengal, Bihar, Tripura, Odisha. In this 5-day long festival, Maa Durga, Maa Lakshmi, Maa Saraswati, Lord Ganesha and Kartikeya are worshipped.
Day 5 of the festival of Navratri is celebrated with the worship of Goddess Skandamata who happens to be another manifestation of Goddess Durga. Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati's son Kartikeya is also known Skand and hence Skandmata is another name for Parvati ji. Know the significance of worshipping her, puja timings, vidhi, muhurat and mantra.
There are special types of lucky patterns of goddesses and a combination of flowers, fragrance and colour they like. They are directly related to the Vastu Shastra of the house. Know about the same from Acharya Indu Prakash here!
Shardiya Navratri Day 5: Know from Acharya Indu Prakash, how will your day be based on your zodiac sign. Not only this but he will also guide measures which might help you to improve your day.
Day 4 of the nine-day festival of Navratri is marked with the worshipping of Maa Kushmanda who is another manifestation of Goddess Durga. Here are puja vidhi, timings, mantra and significance that you should not miss today.
Durga Puja 2021: Shardiya Navratri begins from the first date of Shukla Paksha of Ashwin month, in which the divine forms of Maa Durga are worshipped for nine days. The festival is believed to mark Goddess Durga's victory over demon Mahishasura, signifying the victory of good over evil. Every year not just in Bengal but also in other cities, people set up pandals for the worship of the Goddess. This year is no different as the devotees will witness a number of colourful and theme-based puja halls. Have a look at some of them here!
Generally, worship or chanting is done by facing north or east, but sometimes chanting is done in other directions to get some fruit.
Shardiya Navratri Day 4: Know from Acharya Indu Prakash, how will your day be based on your zodiac sign. Not only this but he will also guide measures which might help you to improve your day.
Dhakis are one of the main highlights of Durga Puja in Kolkata. The enthusiastic drum beats not only imbibe the festive spirit but is also a family business and tradition for many. Before the covid 19 pandemic, the Dhakis could easily earn above Rs 20k. But from last year, the rates for Dhakis were badly hit.
Goddess Durga’s third avatar Goddess Chandraghanta is worshipped on the third day of Navratri. Read on to know the details about puja, mantra and aarti.
According to Vastu Shastra, praying facing east or north is considered auspicious.
Shardiya Navratri Day 3: Know from Acharya Indu Prakash, how will your day be based on your zodiac sign. Not only this but he will also guide measures which might help you to improve your day.
Maa Baglamukhi Temple of Ujjain is situated in the eastern direction on the banks of the Lakhundar river at Nalkheda. It is believed that Pandavas worshipped in this temple to win back their kingdom.
Madhubani Literature Festival strives to aim at the inclusion of multiple areas representing socio-economic orientation, culture, and tradition of Mithila. In other words, this festival is a “celebration of locals” in all respects.
Happy Navratri 2021! Today (October 8) marks the second day of the auspicious nine-day festival of Navratri 2021. The devotees today will worship Maa Brahmacharini.