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Chaitra Navratri 2022| Know Date, Days and Other Significant Details

The festival of Navratri is celebrated twice a year. Chaitra Navratri is celebrated in the month of April and this year it is starting from 2 April 2022 till 11 April 2022. It is a joyous period which is also known as Vasant Navratri as it falls in the spring season.Also Read – Happy Holi 2022: Top Wishes, Quotes, SMS, Images, WhatsApp Status, And Greetings For Your Loved Ones

It is a significant Hindu festival that is celebrated with a lot of joy and enthusiasm. It is a nine-day festival that is celebrated to worship the nine forms of Goddess Durga. Hindu devotees across India observe fasts and perform puja which goes on for nine days. The nine-day festival signifies the victory of good over evil. Also Read – Happy Choti Holi 2022: Best Wishes, Messages, Greetings, Whatsapp Quotes, Images to Share With Your Loved Ones

In India, Hindus celebrate four seasonal Navratri which takes place every year. Although only two of them Chaitra Navratri and Sharad Navratri are given supreme importance. The other two Navratri are known as Gupt Navratri. Also Read – Republic Day 2022: Best Wishes, Quotes, Images, Greetings, Facebook And Whatsapp Status

As per the Gregorian Calendar, Chaitra Navratri falls in March or April. The Hindu Calendar says that Chaitra Navratri is observed during the Shukla Paksha or Full Moon phase in the month of Chaitra. This festival is popular in Northern India, In Kashmir, it is known as Navreh. In Maharashtra, the first day of the Hindu New Year is known as Gudi Padwa and in Andhra Pradesh, the festival begins with Ugadi.

When is Chaitra Navratri 2022?

This year, Chaitra Navratri will start from April 2 (Saturday) and go on till April 11 (Monday). The Ashtami will be observed on April 9, whereas Navami is falling on April 10.

Chaitra Navratri 2022 Dates

  • Chaitra Navratri Day 1: April 2, 2022 (Saturday) Pratipada: On this day, people do Ghatasthapana, Chandra Darshana and Shailputri Puja
  • Chaitra Navratri Day 2: April 3, 2022 (Sunday) Dwitiya: – On Day 2, devotees do Sindhara Dooj and Brahmacharini Puja
  • Chaitra Navratri Day 3: April 4, 2022 (Monday) Tritiya: On Day 3 of Navratri, devotees usually perform Gauri Puja, Saubhagya Teej, and Chandraghanta Puja.
  • Chaitra Navratri Day 4: April 5, 2022 (Tuesday) Chaturthi: On Day 4 of Navratri also known as Chaturthi, devotees Kushmanda Puja and Vinayaka Chaturthi.
  • Chaitra Navratri Day 5: April 6, 2022 (Wednesday) Panchami: On Day 5, people perform Naag Puja, Lakshmi Panchami and Skandamata Puja.
  • Chaitra Navratri Day 6: April 7, 2022 (Thursday) Shasthi: On Day 6, Skanda Sashti, Yamuna Chhath and Katyayani Puja are performed.
  • Chaitra Navratri Day 7: April 8, 2022 (Friday) Saptami: On Day 7, Maha Saptami and Kalaratri Puja takes place.
  • Chaitra Navratri Day 8: April 9, 2022 (Saturday): Annapurna Ashtami -Sandhi Puja takes place on this day.
  • Chaitra Navratri Day 9: April 10, 2022 (Sunday): Maa Siddhidatri is worshipped on this day.
  • Chaitra Navratri Day 10: April 11, 2022: Dashami, Chaitra Navratri Parana