There are four Navratris in the year…
There are four Navratris in the year. Two in manifest form and two in secret form. The Navaratrias in manifest form are called Chaitra and Shardiya Navaratri and the Gupta Navaratrias fall in the month of Magha and Ashadh. Gupta Navratris have more importance than Chaitra and Shardiya Navratris, because the Goddess in them is present in its full form which is not manifest. In the Gupta Navaratris, both the scriptures and the tantrikotas are worshiped and remedies to please the goddess. But in Gupta Navaratri, more Tantrokta measures are taken. The most important and important thing in this is that seekers have to worship Goddess with complete restraint, rules and purity.
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The first Secret Navratri Magh Shukla Pratipada of the year 2020 is starting from 25 January, Saturday, which will be completed on 3 February Monday. Gupta Navaratri is generally celebrated on a large scale in northern India such as Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand and surrounding areas. In Gupt Navaratri, nine forms of the Goddess are worshiped sequentially for nine days. Sarvarthasiddhi Yoga is also being formed on the day of Navratri, which is auspicious.
Special day for Tantra-Mantra Siddhi
The days of Gupta Navaratri are very special for the seekers who want to attain the perfections of Tantra-Mantra. In this, those seekers, while staying in a secret place, are engaged in the practice of ten Mahavidyas with different forms of Goddess.
Special for householders
Household seekers who want worldly things, means of enjoyment, luxury, happiness and healthy life should recite Durgasaptashti during these nine days. If there is not so much time, then recite Saptashloki Durga daily. In order to please the Goddess and for the perfection of meditation, one should only meditate on the Goddess while remaining away from greed, anger, fascination, lust for nine days. Provide food to the girls, give them as much donation as possible, clothes.
These are nine days
- 25 January Saturday – Pratipada – Ghat installation and mother Shailputri worship
- 26 January Sunday – Second – Mother Brahmacharini Pujan
- 27 January Monday – Tritiya Ahoratra, Raviog
- January 28 Tuesday – Tritiya – Mother Chandraghanta Puja, Gauri Tritiya
- January 29 Wednesday – Mother Kushmanda Puja, Raviog
- 30 January Thursday – Maa Skandamata Puja, Basant Panchami, Saraswati Puja, Mercury Uday in West
- January 31 Friday – Mother Katyayani Puja, Shani Uday, Amrit Siddhi Yoga
- 1 February Saturday – Maa Kalratri Puja, Narmada Jayanti, Rath Arogya Saptami
- February 2 Sunday – Mother Mahagauri Puja, Durga Ashtami, Bhishmashtami
- February 3 Monday – Mother Siddhidatri Pooja, Navratri Poornahuti