Chaitra Navratri 2021, Day 3: Pray to Maa Chandraghanta for valour and strength

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New Delhi: The much-revered festival of Chaitra Navratri began this twelvemonth connected April 13 and volition past till Ram Navami connected April 21 respectively. During these 9 days of festivity, antithetic forms of Maa Durga are worshipped. Devotees throng Devi temples and commune to her for blessings. 

There are 4 types of Navratris successful the year, retired of which lone wide celebrated - the Chaitra Navratri (spring) and Shardiya Navratri (autumn). The different 2 are Ashada and Magha Gupt Navratri. 

On the 3rd time of Navratri, Maa Chandrghanta is worshipped. As the sanction signifies, Chandraghanta means a half-moon shaped similar a bell.

She blesses her bhakts with valour and removes each the obstacles from their lives. She eradicates their worries, sins, carnal and intelligence pain. Seated connected a tiger/lion, goddess Chandraghanta is dashabhuja oregon the 1 with 10 hands—each holding a important item. One of her hands remains successful Abhayamudra oregon the blessings posture.

She has a 3rd oculus connected her forehead and stands for bravery. Trishul, Lotus, Gada, Kamandal, Sword, Bow, Arrow, Japa Mala, Abhayamudra, Gyan mudra are her weapons and she mounts connected a tiger.

The goddess tin instrumentality a ferocious signifier if the request arises for the betterment of society. She is good equipped for a war-like concern and has destroyed respective demons connected the battlefield. Her devotees commune to her for courageousness and strength.


ॐ देवी चन्द्रघण्टायै नमः॥

Om Devi Chandraghantayai Namah॥

Here's a Stuti of Maa Chandraghanta arsenic well:

या देवी सर्वभू‍तेषु माँ चन्द्रघण्टा रूपेण संस्थिता। नमस्तस्यै नमस्तस्यै नमस्तस्यै नमो नमः॥

Ya Devi Sarvabhuteshu Maa Chandraghanta Rupena Samstita
Namastasyay Namastasyay Namastasyay Namo Namah

Here's wishing each a precise blessed Navratri!