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Navratri 2017 – Dates of Durga Navratri, Navami and Vijayadashmi

Dates of Durga Navratri and Navami

Navratri starts with Durga Mata arrival (Ghatasthapana) on 21st September 2017 and ends with departure (Durga Visarjan) on 30th September 2017.

Following is day wise all necessary information on Durga Navratri:

Day 1: Pratipada

Date: 21st September 2017 (Thursday)

Color : Yellow

Significance: Mata Shailputri Puja ( मां शैलपुत्री की पूजा )


Day 2: Dwitiya

Date: 22nd September 2017 (Friday)

Color : Green

Significance: Mata Brahmacharini Puja ( मां ब्रह्मचारिणी की पूजा )



Day 3: Tritiya

Date: 23rd September 2017 (Saturday)

Color : Grey

Significance: Mata Chandraghanta Puja ( मां चन्द्रघंटा की पूजा )


Day 4: Chaturthi

Date: 24th September 2017 (Sunday)

Color : Orange

Significance: Mata Kushmanda Puja ( मां कूष्मांडा की पूजा )


Day 5: Panchami

Date: 25th September 2017 (Monday)

Color : White

Significance: Mata Skandamata Puja ( मां स्कंदमाता की पूजा )


Day 6: Shashthi

Date: 26th September 2017 (Tuesday)

Color : Red

Significance: Mata Katyayani Puja ( मां कात्यायनी की पूजा )


Day 7: Saptami

Date: 27th September 2017 (Wednesday)

Color : Royal Blue

Significance: Mata Kalaratri Puja ( मां कालरात्रि की पूजा )


Day 8: Ashtami

Date: 28th September 2017 (Thursday)

Color : Pink

Significance: Mata Mahagauri Puja ( मां महागौरी की पूजा )


Day 9: Navami

Date: 29th September 2017 (Friday)

Color : Purple

Significance: Mata Siddhadatri Puja ( मां सिद्धदात्री की पूजा )


Day 10: Dashmi

Date: 30th September 2017 (Saturday)

Significance: Durga Visarjan, Vijayadashami ( दशमी तिथि, दशहरा )


Following are few of the important and not-to-miss Dandiya and Garba events across Mumbai and Thane:

  • MeeRas Navratri 2017 at Kutchi Ground, Mumbai
  • Naidu Club Korakendra Navratri 2017 at Kora Kendra Ground, Borivali, Mumbai
  • Navratri Jalso 2017 Golden Tobacco Ground, Mumbai
  • 2 In 1 Show: The Golden Era (Old Bollywood Melodies) + Raas Garba at Prabodhankar Thackeray Auditorium Borivali(W), Mumbai
  • Purple Blue Events and Ideas Presents Radiance Dandiya at Hotel Sahara Star, Mumbai
  • Raas Leela Navaratri 2017 at Maitri Lawn, Borivali, Mumbai
  • Rajmahal’s Silent Garba at Rajmahal Banquets, Malad, Mumbai
  • RangiloRe – Celebrate Navaratri with Parthiv Gohil, Nesco Center, Mumbai
  • Ruparel Navaratri Utsav- 2017 at Late Shri Pramod Mahajan Sports Complex, Mumbai
  • Thane Raas Rang Navaratri 2017 at Modella Mill Compound, Thane

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