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chitra navarathri 16 -24 march 2010

Discussion in 'Festivals, Functions & Rituals' started by ganaka, Mar 15, 2010.

  1. ganaka

    ganaka New IL'ite

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    HI

    Navarathri is the most auspicious time for devi worshippers. The complete importance of chitra navarthri is extolled in Devi bhagvatham. There are four navarathris in a year out of which two of them namely chitra navarathri and sharan navarathri are celebrated the most.

    CHITRA NAVARATHRI

    is considered to be a very huge festival in bengal temples and is considered as the most powerful one. It usually commences on chitra masam( spring season) sometime during march or april, devi is worshipped for nine days. Many people observe fast, sustain by eating fruits once a day.

    Devi bhagavatam, devi mahatmaya( chandi path), lalitha sahasarnan, lakshmi narayana hrdayam are some of the most read scriptures.

    jai mata di
     
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