This year, Chaitra Navratri begins from 25th March, 2020 and Navami date is 2nd April, 2020. With this comes the festival of worship where we worship nine goddesses for nine days. In this article know about Chaitra Navratri 2020 -9 Days of Navratri & 9 Goddesses to Worship.
Establishing the “kalash” during navratri is viewed auspicious. Although, Navratri comes twice a year, but the importance and worship method of both Navratri is unique. Also Read : Chaitra Navratri 2020: History & significance
This festival is also know as Vasant Navami and is celebrated to mark the victory of good over evil. The devotees worship Goddess Durga and her nine forms during the nine days of Navratri and also observe fasts and abstinence. Here is a list of Chaitra Navratri 2020 -9 Days of Navratri & 9 Goddesses to Worship.
- The first Navratri on 25th March, Wednesday: Ghat sthapana and maa Shailputri Puja
- Second Navratri on 26th March, Thursday: Maa Brahmacharini
- Third Navratri on 27th March, Friday: Maa Chandraghanta
- Fourth Navratri on 28th March, Saturday: Maa Kushmanda
- Fifth Navratri on 29th March, Sunday: Maa Skandamata (Panchami)
- Chhath Navratri on 30th March, Monday: Maa Katyayani
- Seventh Navratri on 31st March, Tuesday: Maa Kalaratri (Saptami)
- Ashtami on 1st April, Wednesday: Maa Mahagauri Mahanavami
- Navami on 2nd April, Thursday: Maa Sidhidatri (Ram Navami)