Chaitra Navratri 2024, Ashtami Date, Auspicious Time and Importance

Let us know in this blog of VAMA – importance of Chaitra Navratri 2024, exact date, and auspicious time.

Chaitra Navratri 2024 Date and Time: This year Chaitra Navratri is starting from 9th April 2024. Navratri festival has special significance in Sanatan Dharma. During Navratri, devotees worship Goddess Durga in various forms for nine days.

It is believed that worshipping Goddess Durga and observing fast during this period destroys fear, obstacles and enemies in life and also brings happiness and prosperity in the house.

So come, let us know in this blog of VAMA – importance of Chaitra Navratri 2024, exact date, and auspicious time (Chaitra Navratri 2024 Date and Time).

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Importance of Chaitra Navratri 

Chaitra Navratri 2024

According to Markandeya and Devi Bhagwat Purana, Lord Brahma had created the universe on the first day of Chaitra Navratri. From this day itself the new Hindu calendar and new Samvatsara begins.

During Navratri, devotees worship Goddess Durga with great rituals. By worshipping Goddess Durga, devotees become courageous and self-confident.

By worshipping Maa Durga, Goddess Durga becomes pleased with her devotees and takes away all the sorrows of life. It also fulfils all the wishes of the devotees.

When is Chaitra Navratri 2024? (Chaitra Navratri 2024 Date)

According to the Hindu calendar, Chaitra Navratri starts from the Pratipada date of Shukla Paksha of Chaitra month. This year this festival will be celebrated starting from 9th April 2024 till 17th April 2024.

In such a situation, this year Navratri will be celebrated with great enthusiasm for nine days. Come, now let us know the dates of the entire 9 days.

Auspicious time for Kalash Sthapana 2024

This year the Kalash will be on 9th April 2024, Tuesday.

Ghatasthapana Muhurta – 06.02 am – 10.16 am

Kalash Sthapana Abhijit Muhurta – 11.57 am – 12.48 pm

Chaitra Navratri 2024 Date and Time

First day – 9 April 2024 (Pratipada Tithi, Ghatasthapana): Maa Shailputri Puja

Second day – 10 April 2024 (Dwitiya Tithi): Maa Brahmacharini Puja.

Third day – 11 April 2024 (Tritiya Tithi): Maa Chandraghanta Puja

Fourth day – 12 April 2024 (Chaturthi Tithi): Maa Kushmanda Puja

Fifth day – 13 April 2024 (Panchami Tithi): Maa Skandamata Puja

Sixth day – 14 April 2024 (Shashthi Tithi): Maa Katyayani Puja

Seventh day – 15 April 2024 (Saptami Tithi): Maa Kalratri Puja

Eighth day – 16 April 2024 (Ashtami Tithi): Maa Mahagauri Puja

Ninth day – 17 April 2024 (Navmi Tithi): Maa Siddhidatri Puja, Ram Navami

Goddess Durga will come on horse during Chaitra Navratri

This time on Chaitra Navratri, Goddess Durga will come riding on a horse. Therefore, according to astrology, this year indicates war and natural disasters.

This was the information about the dates of Chaitra Navratri 2024. To know more about such pujas, auspicious dates and auspicious dates, stay connected with VAMA’s blog.