Durga Puja Navami 2023 Date, Time, Vidhi and Significance

Durga Puja Navami 2023 – Durga Puja Navami 2023 Date

What is Durga Puja Navami ?

Durga Puja Navami is the 4th day of Durga Puja celebration.  Durga Puja Navami is celebrated on 9th Day of Navratri. The 4th day of Durga Puja celebration is Durga Puja Navami. Durga Puja Navami is one of the very auspicious day of Durga Puja and people celebrate it with very much enthusiasm.

Significance of Durga Puja Navami

  1. Maha Navami or Durga Puja Navami is celebrated on 9th day and is one of the most sacred and auspicious day of Durga Puja.
  2. According to mythology Navami is the last day of battle of Ma durga with evil Mahisasur.
  3. Navami is the last day of durga puja celebrations and there is a lot of hustle bustle in every corner of the city celebrating Durga Puja.
  4. Durga Puja Navaratri is 9 day festival and Navami marks the end of the 9 day festival.
  5. Durga Puja marks the victory of good over evil. According to mythology Ma Durga defeated evil Mahisasur in  a 9 day battle.
  6. It is said that Durga Puja , Goddess Durga descends to earth after defeating Mahisasur.
  7. Durga Puja Teaches us to be fearless and be brave. It teaches us to fight against negativity , evil beings and ineqaulity.
  8. Navami is also celebrated as Ram Navami. Ram Navami is celebrated as birth of Lord Ram.
  9. Every year Ram Navami is celebrated on 9th Day of durga puja because it is believed that Lord Ram was born during this period.

Durga Puja Navami Start Date and end date

This year Durga Puja Navami is on Saturday 220th October 2023. On Saturday most of the people have holiday. So its ideal day for celebrating Durga Saptami and worshipping Ma Durga and Ma Shakti.

Durga Puja Navami Start Date and time

Durga Puja Navami Start date and Time is 7:59 PM on October 22, 2023

Durga Puja Navami End Date and time

Durga Puja Navami End date and Time is 5:45 PM on October 23, 2023

How to perform Durga Puja Navami at home?

  1. You should wake up early in the morning and take a bath.
  2. Wear clean and new clothes.
  3. On Durga Puja Navami i.e. 9th day of Navaratri the devotees should worship Ma Durga.
  4. Worshipping early in the morning the best time of the day because it is considered Brahmamuhurat. Brahmamuhurat is ideal for worshipping Gods. It has more impact than worshipping at any other time of the day.
  5. On Navami, Lord Ram was also born. The devotees should pray to Lord Ram and Ma Durga on Navami.
  6. After worshiping Ma Durga and Lord Ram people should eat prasad  from the Ma Durga mandir.

What to wear on Durga Puja Navami?

  1. Durga Puja Ashtami is a very auspicious day so you need to make sure dont wear any negative color like Black.
  2. You can wear a white Kurta Paijama.
  3. You can wear a Yellow Kurtia followed by a white Paijama
  4. You can also wear a nice shirt or tshirt which is red, yellow, blue or green color with a pair of jeans.
  5. You should wear some light color clothers like white, yellow, blue, green , red color.
  6. You can wear variations of these color.
  7. For Women , they can wear Sarees which are of green, yellow, red ,color and the variations of these color.
  8. Women should avoid wearing black on this day.


I hope in this article everything is covered for Durga Saptami Puja. If you think anything is missing do comment in the comment section. I will add the information for you.

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