Durga Ashtami of Chaitra Navratri has special significance. Maa Mahagauri is worshiped in the form of Maa Durga on this day. It is believed that worshiping Maa Mahagauri fulfills her wishes.
Chaitra Navratri Ashtami 2022 Subh Muhurat: The holy festival of Navratri, dedicated to Adishakti Maa Durga, is now nearing its end. In Navratri, nine different forms of Maa Durga are worshiped according to the rituals. April 9 is the eighth day of Chaitra Navratri. Maa Mahagauri is worshiped on the eighth day of Navratri. The complexion of the mother is very fair, hence she is called by the name of Mahagauri. According to the scriptures, Maa Mahagauri had attained Gaur Varna by doing hard penance. It is believed that Maa Mahagauri showers her blessings on the devotees and completes their bad deeds.
Navratri Ashtami date start and end timings-
Ashtami Tithi will start from 11:06 pm on 08th April, which will last till 01.23 pm on 10th April. Sukarma Yoga is being formed on the Ashtami date of Chaitra Navratri. Which is counted among the most auspicious yogas in astrology. Success is achieved in the work done in this yoga.Do not worship Mahagauri even by forgetting in these Muhurta-
Rahukaal - 09:13 AM to 10:48 AM
Yamgand - 01:58 PM to 03:33 PM
Ideal Yoga - 04:31 a.m., Apr 10 to 06:01 a.m., Apr 10
Durmuhurta - 06:02 AM to 06:53 AM
Gulick Call - 06:02 AM to 07:37 AM
Taboo - 03:07 PM to 04:54 PM
Bhadra - 06:02 AM to 12:17 PM
Worship Mahagauri in these auspicious times-
Brahma Muhurta - 04:32 AM to 05:17 AM
Abhijit Muhurta - 11:57 AM to 12:48 PM
Vijay Muhurta - 02:30 PM to 03:20 PM
Twilight Muhurta - 06:31 PM to 06:55 PM
Amrit Kaal- 01:50 AM, April 10 to 03:37 AM, April 10
Nishita Muhurta - 12:00 PM to 12:45 AM, April 10
Ravi Yoga - 04:31 AM, Apr 10 to 06:01 AM, Apr 10
Dear Bhog of Maa Mahagauri-
Mahagauri should be offered halwa. It is believed that black gram is dear to Mother Rani.The favorite flower of Mahagauri
According to the scriptures, Maa Gauri is the goddess of conjugal love. One can wear yellow or white clothes while worshiping Mata Mahagauri. Yellow flowers should be offered while worshiping Mahagauri.