Following the festival of Diwali 2023 comes Indian New Year 2023 in Vedic astrology or Jyotish. This is Vikram Samvat 2080. Festivals are celebrated according to the lunar calendar and the phases of the Moon in an area, so the date is not uniform worldwide. According to mypanchang.com, Indian new year 2023 falls on November 13th in […]
Kali Chaudas and Narak Chaturdashi are part of the festival of Diwali 2023. This year, they fall on November 11th.
Dhanteras is part of the festival of Diwali 2023. Dhanteras 2023 is on November 10th. It celebrates the birthday of Dhanvantari.
Diwali is a five day celebration. It begins with Govatsa Dwadashi and ends with Bhai Beej. The festival of lights, Diwali 2023 falls on November 12th.
The last night of Navaratri is known as Maha Navami. The NavDugra whom we worship is Siddhidatri. She has the ability to grant worshippers their wishes.
The eighth night of Navratri is known as Durgashtami. It commemorates the day on which Goddess Durga gained victory over the demon Maheshasura.
Kalaratri is the NavDurga whom we worship on the 7th night of Navratri. She is the most fierce of the 9 goddess and teaches us to follow our true path.
On the 6th night of Navratri, we worship the NavDurga in the form of Katyayani Devi. For those who are single and desire a partner, it is especially propitious to worship this goddess.
The fifth night of Navratri is known as Lalita Panchami. We worship the NavDurga in the form of Skandamata. She is the mother of Skanda or Kartikeya.
The fourth night of Navaratri is known as Chaturthi. We worship the NavDurga in the form of Kushmanda Devi. She is said to have created the universe from her smile.