Navratra Festival 2015 Concludes; Dy CM lays stress on sanitation, scientific garbage disposal

    KATRA, OCTOBER 22:- Stressing on scientific disposal of garbage and proper sanitation, the Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal

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Navratra festival; Pawan Gupta participates in 8th day celebrations

KATRA, OCTOBER 21: One of the most popular event of the ongoing Navratra Festival “All India Devotional Song Competition” is

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Navratra festival 2015; 258946 visit Mata Vaishno Devi shrine

  KATRA, OCTOBER 21 – Recording unprecedented rush, around 258946 pilgrims visited holy town Katra and paid obeisance at Shri

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Navratra festival 2015; Over 2 lakh 37 thousand visit Mata Vaishno Devi shrine

  KATRA, OCTOBER 20: Nearly 237825 pilgrims visited the holy town  Katra to pay obeisance  at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi

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Natrang stages internationally acclaimed play ‘Bawa Jitto’

Jammu and Kashmir News Jammu, Oct 20: Navratra Festival Katra enlivened on eight day with the electrifying performance of internationally

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Navratra festival 2015; 142921 pilgrims pay obeisance at Mata Vaishno Devi shrine

  KATRA, OCTOBER 17- Heavy rush of devotees is being witnessed at the holy cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi

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Navratra Festival; 77 thousand visit Mata Vaishno Devi ji Shrine

KATRA, OCTOBER 15: Around 77000 pilgrims have visited holy town Katra and paid obeisance at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi ji

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All India devotional song competition; Kavinder Gupta hails organizers for promoting budding talent

KATRA, OCTOBER 15: An All India Devotional Song competition was today held at the holy town of Katra as part

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All India Devotional song competition commences at Katra

KATRA, OCTOBER 14- As a part of ongoing Navratra Festival at Katra, an All India Devotional Song Competition which is

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Navratra festival at Katra; Kavinder Gupta participates in Shobha Yatra

  KATRA, OCTOBER 14:  Speaker of J&K Legislative Assembly, Kavinder Gupta took part in the Shobha Yatra organized on the occasion

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The Navratra Saga , Day 1: Shailaputri, rising from the ashes of a great sacrifice

By Rishav The first incarnation worshiped on the first day of Navratras is Mother ‘Shailaputri’. The literal meaning of ‘ShailaPutri’ is

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The Navratra Saga, Day 2: The austere penance of Brahmchaarini

  By Rishav The second day of Navratras is dedicated to the celebration of a severe penance performed by Parvati

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The Navratra Saga, Day 3: Chandraghanta, the brave and the pious

By Rishav The third day of Navratras is dedicated to the commemoration of the Supreme Goddess Durga for her brave

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The Navratra Saga, Day 4: Kushmanda, the creator of universe

By Rishav In the fourth form, the Goddess Durga is worshipped as Mother ‘Kushmanda’. Kushmanda consists of three words, ‘Ku’

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The Navaratra Saga, Day 5: Sakandamata, the mother of a great warrior

By Rishav The manifestation of the Goddess Durga on the Panchami (5th day) of Navratras is Mother Sakandamata. Sakandamata means

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The Navratra Saga, Day 6: Katayayani, the demon slayer

By Rishav The sixth manifestation of Goddess Durga is Mother Katayayani. The name is given because as her legend goes,

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The Navratra Saga, Day 7: ‘Kaal Ratri’, the Ferocious Goddess of Destruction

By Rishav The seventh manifestation of the goddess Durga is the Mother ‘Kaal Ratri’. This form of Durga is considered

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The Navtratra Saga, Day 8: Maha Gauri, the pious and serene

By Rishav  The eighth form of Goddess Durga is worshiped as Maha Gauri. Maha Gauri translates into extremely white and

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The Navratra Saga, Day 9: Goddess Siddhidatri, the perfection and the creator

By Rishav The ninth and final manifestation of supreme goddess Durga is Mother ‘Siddhidatri’. Siddhidatri means the provider of Siddhis(super

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