Chaitra Navratri 2020 Calendar
Devoted to Adi Shakti Maa Durga, Navratri comes in twice a year. The first is Vasantik Navratri that is also called Chaitra Navratri and the second is Sharadiya Navratri. This year Chaitra Navratri starts on March 25.
Chaitra Navratri begins on the first day of the Hindu New Year that starts on the Shukla Paksha of Chaitra month every year. This year, Chaitra Shukla Pratipada or Vikram Navamsatwar 2077 falls on March 25. The Chaitra Navratri will start on the same day.
Starting from March 25, the Navratri festival will continue till April 2. NavmiTithi is on April 2 and Dashami on April 3.
Here’s the information about Ghat or Kalash establishment for Navratri festival
March 25, Wednesday
First day of Navratri starts with the worship of goddess Shailputri. It is also an auspicious day for Kalash establishment.
March 26, Thursday
Worship Maa Brahmacharinion the second day
March 27, Friday
Worship Gauri incarnation of Maa Durga on the third day
March 28, Saturday
Worship Kushmanda incarnation of Maa Durga on the fourth day
March 29, Sunday
Worship Maa Skandamata on the fifth day
March 30, Monday
Worship Maa Katyayani on the sixth day
March 31, Tuesday
It is the seventh day of Navratri or Maha Saptami. And it is an auspicious day for worshipping Mata Kalratri.
April 01, Wednesday
The eighth day of Navratri is called Durga Ashtami. And it is the day of Mahagauri.
April 02, Thursday
It is Chaitra Shukla Navami or Ram Navami because Lord Rama was born on this day. Also, it is the day for worshipping Maa Siddhidatri.
April 03, Friday
The tenth of Navratri is for performing havan and opening your fasts after offering food to Brahmin.