Worship of Maa Durga has special significance in Navratri. The time of Navratri is considered very auspicious to get the blessings of Adi Shakti Maa Durga. Ashtami and Navami Tithi have special significance in Navratri. Most of the people worship Kanya on Ashtami and Navami Tithi.
Ashtami Tithi will start from 9:47 pm on 12 October and will last till 08:06 pm on 13 October. The devotees who celebrate Ashtami Tithi will keep the fast on Udaya Tithi on 13 October. On this day, Amrit Kaal is from -3.23 am to 04.56 am and Brahma Muhurta is from 04.48 am to 05.36 am. Read more about Durga Ashtami Tithi 2021 & Navaratri 2021 below
Choghadiya Of The day-
Benefits – From 06:26 AM to 07:53 PM.
Amrit - 07:53 AM to 09:20 PM.
Shubh – 10:46 AM to 12:13 PM.
Benefits – 16:32 AM to 17:59 PM.
Auspicious - 19:32 PM to 21:06 PM.
Amrit – 21:06 PM to 22:39 PM.
Benefit (Kal Ratri) – 03:20 PM to 04:53 PM.
Navami Date And Auspicious Time-
Navami Tithi will start from 08:07 pm on 13th October and will last till 06.52 pm on 14th October. People who celebrate Navami Tithi will keep the fast on Thursday, October 14. Abhijeet Muhurta of Puja will be from 11.43 am to 12.30 pm. Apart from this, the auspicious time of worship is from 11 am to 12.35 pm. Brahma Muhurta is from 04:49 am to 05.37 am.
Significance Of Sandhi Puja-
The last 24 minutes of Ashtami Tithi and the first 24 minutes of Navami Tithi are called Sandhi moment. Worshiping Maa Durga at this time has special significance. It is believed that Maa Durga killed the demons Chand and Munda during the Sandhi period.