As the October month comes, it is raining of Hindu festivals. The beginning of the festival starts with Navratri. In this post, we will read about the Navratri 2020 Start Date in October.

There are four different Navratri festivals that happened in a year, but Shardiya Navratri is one of the most popular Navratri among all others. It usually takes place in late September or in October.

Navratri 2020 Start Date

The dates of Hindu festivals are determined according to the Hindu lunar calendar. In 2020, Shardiya Navratri will start in the month of October. Navratri 2020 Start Date is 17th October 2020 and other dates are given as under-

Navratri Date and Day Puja
Navratri Day 1 17th October 2020, Saturday Maa Shailputri Puja
Navratri Day 2 18th October 2020, Sunday Maa Brahmacharini Puja
Navratri Day 3 19th October 2020, Monday Maa Chandraghanta Puja
Navratri Day 4 20th October 2020, Tuesday Maa Kushmanda Puja
Navratri Day 5 21st October 2020, Wednesday Maa Skandamata Puja
Navratri Day 6 22th October 2020, Thursday Maa Katyayani Puja
Navratri Day 7 23rd October 2020, Friday Maa Kalaratri Puja
Navratri Day 8 24th October 2020, Saturday Maa Mahagauri Puja
Navratri Day 9 25th October 2020, Sunday Maa Siddhidatri Puja

Also Read- Know the Diwali 2020 date in the month of November

About Shardiya Navratri 2020

Shardiya Navratri commences on the first and ends on the 10th day of the bright half of the lunar month, Ashwin. This festival is dedicated to Maa Durga.

The name of Shardiya Navratri was taken from Sharad Ritu. 9 days of Navratri are dedicated to nine forms of Goddess Shakti. Each avatar of Navdurga represents a distinct characteristic of Goddess Durga.

After completion of 9 days, the tenth day is often referred to as Dussehra or Vijayadashmi. It is a festival that symbolizes the victory of good over evil.

Disclaimer: The information contained in the above article are solely for informational purpose after exercising due care.

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