Nava Ratri Pooja – What are the Nine Manifestations of Maa Durga – Nava Durga

Maa Durga – the ultimate form of Shakti is devouted across the country. She is the source of Energy and Power. The Festival of Dussehara is celebrated to worship the Goddess Durga.During the Celebrations of Nava Ratri, Goddess Durga is worshiped in one manifestation on each day. these are collectively called as Nava Durgas. There various regional changes to these names or incarnations. But the mot widely accepted list can be found from Durga Mahatmya. The Goddess is decorated and worshiped as each of these incarnations on each of the Nine days.  These incarnations are as below.Day 1 – Sailaputri (Shaila Putri) This incarnation is the goddess Paarvathi (Daughter of Paravata). Also called as Hemavathi. Since she is the daughter of Mountain King Himavanta, she is called as Shalia Read More …