Navratri 2019 Live Updates: Navaratri is one of the most celebrated Hindu festivals and it goes on for 9 days. Hindus all over the world celebrate this day and offer prayer to Maa Durga, as they belives these 9 days for 9 devi’s (Goddess) or 9 forms of Maa Durga.
Devotees on these 9 days go for fast and clean there homes to remove all negativity, as they believe Maa Durga visits there home, so for that, they try to maintain cleanliness, thronged temples to offer prayers to seek blessing from Maa Durga. Devotees fast and pray whole day, While in the evening they open their fast and eat one-time food. Those who are on fast must-read Sandhya Aarti to full fill their all wishes.
The festivals are usually celebrated in the autumn season. Devotees believe that Maa Durga fought with demons to restore Dharma, so on these 9 days, devotees offer sweets to the goddess. Meanwhile, India is full of glitters as on every lane Pandals are set up and Jagrans are being performed in the name of Maa Durga.
— ANI (@ANI) September 29, 2019
Today Prime Minister Narendra Modi also extended his wishes to the whole country and tweeted: On the first day of Navratra we offer to pray to Maa Durga’s first form which is Shailputri as she is represents Power and Peace.
Read the Tweet Here:
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 29, 2019