New Delhi: The auspicious and much-revered 9-day agelong Navratri festival started this twelvemonth from April 13 and volition past till April 21 connected Ram Navami respectively. Different forms of Navdurga are worshipped during these 9 days. On the 7th time of Navratri, Maa Kalratri is worshipped by devotees.
On the 7th time of Navratri, Devi Kalratri, besides known by the sanction Kaalratri is worshipped. Devi Kalratri is regarded arsenic 1 of the galore destructive forms of Maa Shakti which includes Kali, Mahakali, Bhadrakali, Bhairavi, Mrityu, Rudrani, Chamunda, Chandi and Durga.
Often Kali and Kalratri are utilized interchangeably but the 2 deities are abstracted respectively.
CHANT MAA KALRATRI MANTRAS:
ॐ देवी कालरात्र्यै नमः॥
Om Devi Kalaratryai Namah॥
MAA KALRATRI PRARTHANA:
एकवेणी जपाकर्णपूरा नग्ना खरास्थिता।
लम्बोष्ठी कर्णिकाकर्णी तैलाभ्यक्त शरीरिणी॥
वर्धन मूर्धध्वजा कृष्णा कालरात्रिर्भयङ्करी॥
Ekaveni Japakarnapura Nagna Kharasthita।
Lamboshthi Karnikakarni Tailabhyakta Sharirini॥
Vardhana Murdhadhwaja Krishna Kalaratrirbhayankari॥
(Mantras arsenic mentioned successful Drikpanchang.com)
Devi Kalratri is believed to beryllium the fiercest signifier of Durga, and her quality often invokes a feeling of fear. She is the destroyer of each demon entities, ghosts, spirits and antagonistic energies, who vanish upon knowing of her arrival.
Kalratri is besides associated with the crown chakra (the Sahasrara chakra). She bestows the believer with siddhis and niddhis, namely knowledge, powerfulness and wealth.
Also called the Shubankari which means auspicious successful Sanskrit, it is said that she gives auspicious and affirmative results to her devotees, making them fearless. She is besides known by the names Raudri and Dhumorna.
Her weapons see hooked vajra and curved sword, Abhayamudra, Varadamudra. She is mounted connected a donkey, lion oregon tiger arsenic per assorted legends.
Here's wishing everyone a precise Happy Navratri!