It was the biggest Navratri celebration of 2019 hosted in South Africa with Muzicorp Studios and Sound. The festival season of Navratri is celebrated to worship the various forms of the Hindu form of the mother, known as Durga, through prayers, chants, meditation, fasting and other spiritual practices. Navratri is also the time of the year to turn inward and nurture, rejuvenate and replenish one’s soul.
Muzicorp and Bass Mechanics of South Africa welcome Durga devotees globally, to participate in a spiritually uplifting virtual Navratri, where daily Aarti will be performed.
The 2019 Navratri celebration with Muzicorp
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