Chaitra Navratri 2021: Full puja schedule, day-wise calendar and timings

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New Delhi: The auspicious juncture of the Chaitra Navratri festival is astir to statesman this twelvemonth from April 13. The 9-day agelong festival volition culminate with Ram Navami connected April 21. Ardetn Devi followers eagerly hold for the festival and commune to Goddess Shakti - a signifier of Maa Durga - during these 9 days. 

Majorly, the festival of Navratri is celebrated doubly a year—Chaitra Navratri during the springtime and Sharad Navratri, which takes spot up of the autumn. According to the Gregorian calendar, the Chaitra Navratri festival takes spot successful the months of March-April each year.

The Ghatasthapana puja, Chandra Darshan volition instrumentality spot connected April 13, 2021 - the archetypal time of Chaitra Navratri. 

Ghatasthapana Puja Timings:

Chaitra Ghatasthapana connected Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Ghatasthapana Muhurat - 05:58 AM to 10:14 AM

Duration - 04 Hours 16 Mins
Ghatasthapana Abhijit Muhurat - 11:56 AM to 12:47 PM

Duration - 00 Hours 51 Mins
Ghatasthapana Muhurta falls connected Pratipada Tithi

Pratipada Tithi Begins - 08:00 AM connected Apr 12, 2021
Pratipada Tithi Ends - 10:16 AM connected Apr 13, 2021

(As per drikpanchang.com)

1. Navratri Day 1(April 13) - Ghatasthapana, Chandra Darshan, Shailputri Puja

2. Navratri Day 2 (April 14) - Dwitiya, Sindhara Dooj, Brahmacharini Puja

3. Navratri Day 3 (April 15) - Tritiya, Gauri Puja, Saubhagya Teej, Chandraghanta Puja

4. Navratri Day 4 (April 16) - Chaturthi, Kushmanda Puja, Vinayaka Chaturthi

5. Navratri Day 5 (Apri 17) - Panchami, Naag Puja, Lakshmi Panchami, Skandamata Puja

6. Navratri Day 6 (April 18) - Shashthi, Skanda Sashti, Yamuna Chhath, Katyayani Puja

7. Navratri Day 7 (April 19) - Saptami, Maha Saptami, Kalratri Puja

8. Navratri Day 8 (April 20) - Ashtami, Durga Ashtami, Mahagauri Puja, Annapurna Ashtami, Sandhi Puja

9. Navratri Day 9 (April 21) - Navami, Ram Navami

10. Navratri Day 10 (April 22) - Dashami, Navratri Parana

Nine antithetic forms of Maa Durga are prayed to connected these 9 festive days. Keeping the emergence successful cases of deadly caller coronavirus pandemic successful mind, it is advisable to support societal distancing and wearing of masks.

Also, 1 indispensable debar ample gatherings, lavation hands regularly and support a sanitiser useful to enactment protected from the COVID-19 virus. 

Here's wishing everyone a precise blessed Chaitra Navratri 2021!

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