Tag «Maa Durga»

The Legends Of Dussehra

The Legends Of Dussehra Dussehra is one of the most important celebrations of Hinduism. It concludes the sacred festival of Narvratri and brings divine blessings of the Gods for the lives of devotees. It is a festival that Hindus all over the world eagerly await every year. There are several fascinating legends that add to …

Navratri 2015 Navami – The Night Of Maa Siddhidatri

Navratri 2017 Navami – Dedicated To Maa Siddhidatri Maa Shakti is the divine mother Goddess of the Universe and the primordial energy of creation. She has manifested time and again in different forms like Durga, Saraswati, Kali and Saraswati in order to bring order and harmony to the universe. Navratri is one of the most …

Maha Navratri 2015 – Nine Holiest Days Of Maa Durga’s Worship

Maha Navratri 2017 – Nine Holiest Days Of Maa Durga’s Worship Muhurat 14 October 2017 (Pratipada) – Pratipada or Ghatsthapana or Kalash Sthapana 15 October 2017 (Dwitiya) – Dwitiya or Brahmacharini Pooja 16 October 2017 (Tritiya) – Tritiya or Chandraghanta Pooja 17 October 2017 (Chaturthi) – Chaturthi or Kushmanda Pooja 18 October 2017 (Panchami) – …

Mangala Gauri Vrat 2015 – Dates And Vrat Katha

Mangala Gauri Vrat Katha – Legend Behind The Special Fast Mangala Gauri Vrat is a special fast observed by Hindu women on the Tuesdays of Shravan Maas. These are days dedicated to Maa Gauri, a divine form of Goddess Shakti. Fasting on this day and performing dedicated ritualistic worship of Maa Gauri on this day …

Shravan Maas Masik Durgasthami – Rituals And Importance

Shravan Maas Masik Durgasthami About Maa Durga Maa Durga is a divine manifestation of Goddess Shakti, the primordial force or energy of the Universe. She is also known as the consort of Lord Shiva and the mother of Lord Ganesh and Lord Kartikeya. Shiva and Durga are also considered to be the mother and father …

Gauri Shankar Pooja At Home – Gain The Blessings Of Shiva And Mata

Gauri Shankar Pooja At Home – Gain The Blessings Of Shiva And Mata ||HEY GAURI SHANKAR-ARDHANGINI YATHA TAWAM SHANKARPRIYA TATHA MA KURU KALYANI KANTAKANTAM SUDURLABHYAM|| Lord Shiva and Goddess Gauri are two of the one main deities of Hinduism. This manifestation of Shiva and Shakti as a couple is considered to be the ultimate deity …

Adhik Maas Masik Durgasthami – Rituals And Significance

Adhik Maas Masik Durgasthami About Maa Durga Maa Durga is a divine manifestation of Goddess Shakti, the primordial force or energy of the Universe. She is also known as the consort of Lord Shiva and the mother of Lord Ganesh and Lord Kartikeya. Shiva and Durga are also considered to be the mother and father …

Greatest collection of Durga Mantras

Greatest Durga Mantra Videos Maa Durga is one of the most important Hindu Godesses and one of the Trimurti of Indian Godesses along with Lakshmi and Saraswati. She is one of the most important manifestations of Shakti and the mother goddess of the Universe. Worship of Maa Durga has several benefits – 1. It helps …

Chaitra Navratri 2015 : Tithi and Significance Of All 9 Days

Chaitra Navratri Muhurat 21 March 2017 (Ekadashi) – Pratipada or Ghatsthapana or Kalash Sthapana 22 March 2017 (Dwadashi and Trayodashi)– Dwitiya & Tritya, or Sindhara Dooj or Brahmacharini Puja 23 March 2017 (Chaturthi) – Chaturthi or Kushmanda Puja 24 March 2017 (Panchami) – Panchami or Skandamata Puja 25 March 2017 (Sashti) – Shashthi or Katyayani …

25 Vahanas Of Gods and Goddesses That Will Make You Jealous

There are a large number of Gods in Hindu mythology and many of them have Vahanas or transport animals. Some of these may seem very unusual and impractical as Vahanas, but they have been known to Hindus for a long time. Here is an interesting list of Vahanas, some commonly known to us – 1. …

20 Awesome Books on Hindu Gods by Foreign Authors

Hindu mythology and contemporary Hindu scholars have provided us with a lot of information about our Gods and Goddesses over the years. However, Hinduism exists outside India too and it has influenced numerous foreign scholars and researchers to come out with books about our beloved Gods. Here are some notable ones – 1. Shiva: The …

9th day of Navratri: Dedicated to Maa Siddhidatri

Maa Siddhidatri

Jai Mata Di! The ninth manifestation of Goddess Durga is Siddhidatri, worshipped on the ninth day of Navaratri. Maa Siddhidatri has supernatural healing powers. This Goddess is admired to offer all types of Siddhi (perfection) to her devotees and thus recognized as ‘Siddhidatri’. She is always in a heavenly, happy and charming pose. She has four …

5th day of Navratri: Dedicated to Goddess SkandaMata

Maa Skandmata

The fifth manifestation of the goddess Durga worshipped on Navratri panchmi is ‘Skanda Mata’, the mother of Skanda Kumar or Lord Kartikeya Lord Kartikeya was chosen by devtas as their commander in chief in the war against the demons.  She usually holds Lord Skanda in his infant form and a lotus in her right hand …

Ashadh Gupt Navratri – Chant Durga 32 Naamavali

Ashadh Gupt Navratri is a 9 day long celebration to delight Maa Durga. Like other Navratri or Durga Pooja, Ashadh Gupt Navratri is also dedicated to nine forms of Maa Durga. It falls during the Shukal Paksh of Ashadh Masa(June-July). This year the dates of Ashadh Navratri is from 28 June to 7 July 2017. Pooja done during these days …

Ashadh Gupt Navratri 2013

Ashadh Gupt Navratri 2013

 माँ तेरा ही सहारा है, तु ही सुख–कारा है, अम्बे जग तारनी है तु, तु ही एक मात्र हमारा सहारा है| Navratri – 9 Auspicious Days Navratri is nine-day long festival dedicated to the nine manifestations of Goddess Durga. According to Hindu calendar, Navratri is celebrated four times in a year. All Navratris are same, …

Worship Maa Durga on Ashtami and Mahanavmi to get special blessings

Gupt Navratri are the nine secret days dedicated to Maa Shakti. These days are spend in the devotion of Maa Durga to attain her blessings. During Gupt Navratri, Hindu vedic scriptures, such as Shrimad-Devi-Bhagwad and Shri Durgasaptshati, are recited to invoke the Goddess Durga during prayers and worship rituals. Magh Navratri is celebrated to propitiate the …

Worship Goddess Durga during Gupt Navratri to attain wisdom and prosperity

Magh Navratri, also known as Magha Gupt Navratri or Shishir Navrartri, is an auspicious period of nine days, dedicated to the 9 forms of Shakti or Goddess Durga.  The most interesting aspect of these navratri lies in its name, “Gupt” which means “secret”. Hence, Magh Navratri, known to very less people, is celebrated mainly in …