Navratri 2018 Calendar

According to the Navratri 2018 Calendar, Sharad Navratri is falling from 10th October 2018 to 18th October 2018. Navaratri is a auspicious festival dedicated to Maha Durga and it is one of the holy festivals for Hindus, Punjabi and Bengali devotees.

Sharad Navratri 2018 Dates

Shardiya Navaratri is considered the most popular and important Navaratri in all the Navratris. This is the reason that the Shardiya Navaratri is also known as Maha Navaratri. Sharad Navaratri occurs when the moon comes during the Sharad Ritu of Ashwin Nakshatra. Since this Navratri comes after sharad Ritu that-is why also known as Sharad Navratri.

During Navaratri, all nine forms of nine days are dedicated. The ninth day festival is celebrated on the tenth day with Dussehra or Vijaya Dashami.

Chaitra Navratri 2019 Dates

It is also considered a symbol of power or cosmic energy. Navratri falls two times in every year according to the Hindu Calendars where Chaitra navratri is the 1st Navratri normally comes in March-April months and 2nd Shardiya Navaratri comes in last time of year in September-October months. Celebrate widely in India and abroad and all see it as big celebrations touching life.

The form of each goddess represents a specific quality and is believed to be worshiped for the worldly and spiritual fulfilment.