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Chaitra Navratri 2021: the ‘other’ Navratri, and how to celebrate it

Chaitra Navratri - Durga

This is such a special time of the year – as the ancients knew – and therefore we have all these special days celebrated for thousands of years that are linked to the season, the stars and the psychologies of ourselves. Chaitra Navratri, which is a nine-day festival, beginning on the first day of the Hindu calendar, will begin on April 13, 2021, and end on April 22, 2021. Day 1 – 13 April, 2021 – ShailaputriDay 2 – 14 April, 2021 – BrahmachariniDay 3 – 15 April, 2021 – ChandraghantaDay 4 – 16 April, 2021 – KushmandaDay 5 – 17 April, 2021 – SkandamataDay 6 – 18 April, 2021 – KatyayaniDay 7 – 19 April, 2021 – KaalratriDay 8 – 20 April, 2021 – MahagauriDay 9 – 21 April, 2021 – Siddhidhatri The festival, which falls during the Indian …

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Hanuman Jayanti

hanuman Jayanti

South African dates and times for prayers for Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated to commemorate the birth of Hanuman, the Vanara god, widely venerated throughout India especially in North India.

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