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Jagadhatri Puja: Hindu Festival

Jagadhatri Puja: Hindu Festival

Jagadhatri Puja is one of the important festivals celebrated mainly in the Hooghly district of West Bengal. Devotees worship and celebrate reincarnation of Goddess Durga in the name of Jagadhatri and create the splendid ambiance with high festive spirits. The festival is also celebrated at Chandannagar, Krishnanagar, Nadia and Kolkata after Durga Puja and Kali Puja in the month of …

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Rituals of Govardhan Puja: Hindu Culture & Tradition

Rituals of Govardhan Puja: Hindu Culture & Tradition

Govardhan Puja is a festival to worship Lord Krishna and Govardhan Parvat or Mount Govardhan. It is widely celebrated in the northern part of India. This is the fourth day of Diwali and is celebrated in commemoration of lifting the mountain Govardhan by Lord Krishna on his finger tip. The day is to worship Govardhan mountain which is said to …

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Maa Patneshwari Temple, Patna, Bihar पटन देवी मंदिर, पटना

Maa Patneshwari Temple, Patna, Bihar पटन देवी मंदिर, पटना

बिहार की राजधानी पटना में पटन देवी मंदिर स्थित है। इसे शक्ति उपासना का प्रमुख केंद्र माना जाता है। देवी भागवत और तंत्र चूड़ामणि के अनुसार, यहीं पर देवी सती की दाहिनी जांघ गिरी थी। 51 शक्ति पीठों में से एक इस स्थान पर माता की तीन स्वरूपों वाली प्रतिमाएं विराजित हैं। पटन देवी के भी दो स्वरूप हैं – …

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Durga Puja Images For Facebook, WhatsApp

Durga Puja Images

Durga Puja Images For Facebook, WhatsApp: Durga Puja, also referred to as Durgotsava or Sharadotsav is an annual Hindu festival in South Asia that celebrates worship of the Hindu goddess Durga. It refers to all the six days observed as Mahalaya, Shashthi, Maha Saptami, Maha Ashtami, Maha Nabami and Vijayadashami. Here we have collection of Durga Puja festival images, consisting …

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Durga Puja Coloring Pages

Durga Puja Coloring Pages

Durga Puja Coloring Pages: Colors never fail to attract kids and so Maa Durga coloring pages are the best option to engage them and also induce the spirit of the Durga Puja festival. Choose from our exciting collection of Durga Puja Coloring Pages. Durga Puja Coloring Pages

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Navratri Festival Greetings For Facebook, WhatsApp

Navratri Festival Greetings

Navratri Festival Greetings For Facebook, WhatsApp: All nine days during Navratri are dedicated to nine forms of Goddess Shakti. Shardiya Navratri falls in the month of September or October. The nine days festivity culminates on tenth day with Dussehra or Vijayadashami. Navratri is a time where nine forms of Hindu goddesses like Durga, Bhadrakali, Amba or Jagadamba, Annapurna, Sarvamangala, Bhairavi, …

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Navratri Festival Images For Facebook, WhatsApp

Navratri Festival Images

Navratri Festival Images For Facebook, WhatsApp: ‘Nava-ratri’ is one of the most important Hindu festivals in the country. It is celebrated with immense zeal and enthusiasm all over the country. It is celebrated twice a year – once in Chaitra (March-April) and the other in Ashwin (September-October). Navartra literally means ‘nine auspicious nights’. It is actually the worship of the …

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Maha Navami: Navratri Final Day – Hindu Festival

Maha Navami: Navratri Final Day - Hindu Festival

Maha Navami or Mahanavami is the final day of Navratri celebrations. This day comes with mixed feelings. On one side the passion reaches to its highest on this day while on the other side, devotees get emotional as this day marks the end of Navratri celebrations. Celebrations of Maha Navami varies from state to state in India. On the ninth …

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Navratri / Durga Puja Festival

Navratri / Durga Puja Festival

Navratri / Durga Puja Festival — Navratras are observed twice a year, once in Chaitra, preceding Rama Navami, and then in Ashvin (September – October) preceding Dussehra. The nine-day Navratra commences with the new moon of Ashvin and terminates with Maha Navami, on the ninth lunar day of the bright half of the month. During these nine days, devotees keep strict …

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Who is Katyayani?

Who is Katyayani?

The sixth form of Mother Durga is known as ‘Katyayani’, who is worshiped on the six day of Navratri. The legend behind her name goes thus: Once upon a time, there was a great sage called Kata, who had a son named Katya. Kata was very famous and renowned in the lineage of saints. He underwent long austerities and penance in …

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