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Navratri 2012 Dates

Navratri is Festival coming According to Chrischayan Calender 2012 16th October and will continue till Thursday, 25th October for 9 days.Navratri(नवरात्रि) is one of the major Hindu festivals celebrated throughout nine nights. The word ‘Navaratri’ means nine nights in Hindi. This festival is dedicated to the veneration of Goddess Durga, the deity of power according to Hindu mythology. During this period different forms of Devi Durga are worshiped. The festival commences on the first day of the month of ‘Ashwin’, during the bright fortnight. The 10th day after Navaratri is celebrated as ‘Dussera’.