🐅Durga Puja - दुर्गा पूजा

Durga Puja Date: Thursday, 1 January 1970
Durga Puja celebrates the victory of Goddess Durga over the evil demon Mahishasura therefore worshipped as Durgotinashini.

Durga Puja celebrates the victory of Devi Durga over the evil demon Mahishasura therefore worshipped as Durgotinashini(the protector of her devotees). In Bengal, Assam, Odisha Puja pronounced as Pujo.

From Mahalaya the festive begins (Construction of Idol begins from Mahalaya) and the actual Pujo performs in Sasthi (6th day), Saptami (7th Day, Asthami (8th day), Navami (9th day) and bisarjan on Dasami(10th Day). This festival ends with Dussehra.

Durga Puja Significance Vidhi
Durga Puja is celebrated for five days. These five days are celebrated as Shashthi, Maha Saptami, Maha Ashtami, Mahanavami and Vijayadashami.

Maha Shashthi - Day 1 of Durga Puja
11th, October 2021, Monday
Vidhi - Bilva invitation, Kalparambh
Famine perception, invitation and domicile

Maha Saptami - Day 2 of Durga Puja
12th October 2021, Tuesday
Vidhi - Navapatrika Puja, Kalabou Puja

Maha Ashtami - Day 3 of Durga Puja
13th October 2021, Wednesday
Vidhi - Durga Ashtami, Kumari Puja, Sandhi Puja

Maha Navami - Day 4 of Durga Puja
14th October 2021, Thursday
Vidhi - Maha Navami, Durga Sacrifice, Navami Havan

Vijayadashami - Day 5 of Durga Puja
15th October 2021, Friday
Vidhi - Durga Visarjan, Vijayadashami, Sidur Khyala

Related Name
Akaal Bodhan, Durgotsava, Akalbodhan(untimely awakening of Durga), Sharadiya Pujo (autumnal worship), Sharodotsab (Bengali: শারদোৎসব ), Maha Pujo / Mahapuja, Maayer Pujo (worship of the Mother), Durgotinashini, Sharadotsav

दुर्गा पूजा हिन्दी में पढ़ें

दुर्गा पूजा को माँ दुर्गा द्वारा दुष्ट राक्षस महिषासुर पर विजय प्राप्‍ति की खुशी में मनाया जाता है, इसलिए माँ को दुर्गतनाशिनी के रूप में पूजा जाता है।

Durga Visarjan

15 October 2021
From the worldly point of view, the flow of idols in water is considered to be the best, due to which the idol dissolves in the water and there is a feeling of the deities being Brahmanlin.

Related Information

Futures Dates
20 October 2023 - 24 October 20238 October 2024 - 13 October 202427 September 2025 - 2 October 2025
Yearly / Annual
6 Days
Begins Tithi
Ashvin Shukla Shashti
Ends Tithi
Ashvin Shukla Dashami
September / October
Public Holiday in West Bengal
Pandal, Fast, Mantra Jaap.
Imp Places
Maa Kali Temples, Maa Kali Pandal, Kalibadi.
Past Dates
11 October 2021 - 15 October 2021, 22 October 2020 - 26 October 2020, 3 October 2019 - 7 October 2019, 15 October 2018 - 19 October 2018
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