Chandraghanta

Chaitra Navratri 2020: Here's the legend behind worshipping Maa Chandraghanta on Day 3

Maa Chandraghanta blesses her bhakts with valour and removes all the obstacles from their lives. 

Mar 27, 2020, 17:36 PM IST

Chaitra Navratri 2020: Day 3 - Worship Maa Chandraghanta for power and courage

The nine-day long festivity of Chaitra Navratri is in full swing. This year, it began from March 25 and will last till April 2, on Ram Navami respectively. There are four types of Navratris in the year, out of which only widely celebrated - the Chaitra (spring) and Shardiya Navratri (autumn). The other two are Ashada and Magha Gupt Navratri. 

Mar 27, 2020, 09:33 AM IST

Chaitra Navratri 2019: Here's the legend behind goddess Chandraghanta

The goddess can take a ferocious form if the need arises for the betterment of society. 

Apr 08, 2019, 08:40 AM IST

Chaitra Navratri 2019, Day 3: Worship goddess Chandraghanta for courage

Goddess Chandraghanta is also known by other names such as Chandrakhanda, Chandika or Rannchandi.

Apr 08, 2019, 08:12 AM IST

Navratri 2018, Day 3: Worship Maa Chandraghanta to bless you with courage!

Seated on a tiger, Goddess Chandraghanta is depicted with Dashabhuja or ten hands.

Oct 12, 2018, 09:17 AM IST

Chaitra Navratri 2018: Day 3 - Worship Goddess Chandraghanta for courage and strength

Devi Durga was jointly created by the holy trinity - Brahma (the creator), Vishnu (the preserver) and Shiva (the destroyer) to eliminate a demon named Mahishasur, who's treachery ruined peace and sanctity in the three worlds. 

Mar 20, 2018, 07:23 AM IST

Chaitra Navaratri 2017: Day 3 - Worship Goddess Chandraghanta for courage and strength

The Goddess wears the crescent on her head which resembles a moon and hence her name is Chandraghanta.

Mar 21, 2017, 12:55 PM IST

Manthan: Ten mahavidya, ten manokamna

Sanatan Dharma expert Narendra Shivji talks about 10 mahavidya which are worshiped during the navratras. He also talks about 10 mahamantras that must be recited to gain these vidyas.

Oct 16, 2015, 20:53 PM IST

Navratri special: Goddess Chandraghanta to bless you with grace, courage!

During Navratri, goddess Chandraghantra, which is a form of Durga is worshipped. Chandraghanta means "one who has a half-moon shaped like a bell". The goddess is also known by the name of Chandrakhanda, Chandika or Ramchandi.

Oct 16, 2015, 10:40 AM IST