Navratri 2020: Date, Ghatasthapana timings and whole puja time table | Tradition Information


New Delhi: The auspicious instance of Navratri will start this yeat from October 17 and ultimate until 25 of this month, with Vijayadashami on October 25/26 (relying upon timings). The nine-day lengthy pageant is devoted to the other varieties of Maa Durga, who’s worshipped by means of the devotees in Nine avatars. 

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There are 4 sorts of Navratri all over the yr, every falling in a selected season. Then again, the commonest and extensively celebrated Navratri occurs to be Sharad or Shardiya Navratri (September-October) and Chaitra Navratri (March-April) respectively. Right through the nine-day lengthy Hindu pageant of Maa Durga, devotees apply rapid and pray to the goddess in search of her blessings.

ALSO READ: Navratri 2020: Complete time table, puja timings, date and day-wise puja chart

The Ghatasthapana will probably be on Day 1 of the Navratri puja i.e on October 17, 2020, and Goddess Shailputri will probably be worshipped on at the moment.

Ashwina Ghatasthapana on Saturday, October 17, 2020
Ghatasthapana Muhurat – 06:23 AM to 10:12 AM
Length – 03 Hours 49 Minutes
Ghatasthapana Abhijit Muhurat – 11:43 AM to 12:29 PM
Length – 00 Hours 46 Minutes

Ghatasthapana Muhurta falls on Pratipada Tithi
Ghatasthapana Muhurta falls throughout prohibited Chitra Nakshatra

Pratipada Tithi Starts – 01:00 AM on Oct 17, 2020
Pratipada Tithi Ends – 09:08 PM on Oct 17, 2020
Chitra Nakshatra Starts – 02:58 PM on Oct 16, 2020
Chitra Nakshatra Ends – 11:52 AM on Oct 17, 2020

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At the first day of Navratri, Ghatasthapana ritual takes position, marking the start of the pageant. It invokes the Goddess Shakti sooner than the 9-day puja starts.

October 17, Day 1 – Pratipada, Ghatasthapana, Shailputri Puja

October 18, Day 2 – Dwitiya, Chandra Darshana, Brahmacharini Puja

October 19, Day 3 – Tritiya, Sindoor Tritiya, Chandraghanta Puja

October 20, Day 4 – Chaturthi, Kushmanda Puja, Vinayaka Chaturthi, Upang Lalita Vrat

October 21, Day 5 – Panchami, Skandamata Puja, Saraswati Avahan

October 22, Day 6 – Shashthi, Katyayani Puja, Saraswati Puja

October 23, Day 7 – Saptami, Kalaratri Puja

October 24, Day 8 – Ashtami, Durga Ashtami, Mahagauri Puja, Sandhi Puja, Maha Navami

Sandhi Puja starts at 06:34 AM
Sandhi Puja ends at 07:22 AM

October 25, Day 9 – Navami, Ayudha Puja, Navami Homa, Navratri Parana, Vijayadashami

October 26, Day 10 – Dashami, Durga Visarjan

Sharad Navratri coincides with Durga Puja joyful celebration which is a 5-day lengthy pageant, extensively celebrated around the globe. This can be a main pageant for Bengali group. This yr it starts from October 22 to 26 respectively. 

This is wishing all our readers a more than pleased Navratri and Durga Puja!


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