Navratri special Day 1: Jai Maa Shailaputri! (view pics)

The auspicious occasion of Navratri is celebrated to seek blessings from all the nine forms of maa Parvati, wife of Lord Shiva. Each day represents different avatars of Goddess Parvati. Let's have a look at
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PTI 06 Oct 2013, 06:28 AM IST
The auspicious occasion of Navratri is celebrated to seek blessings from all the nine forms of maa Parvati, wife of Lord Shiva. Each day represents different avatars of Goddess Parvati.



Let's have a look at first avatar of Goddess Parvati

Navratri is an occasion during, which Goddess Parvati reveals her nine forms of avatar, Maa Shailaputri, Maa Brahmacharini, Maa Chandraghanta Maa Kushmanda, Maa Skanda Mata, Maa Katyayani, Maa Kalaratri, Maa Mahagauri, and Maa Siddhidayini.
 
Today, on the frist day of Navratra, we offer our prayers to Maa Shailputri.

 
   
 

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