Durga Puja Dates start from Monday, October 15 and end on Friday, October 19 of this year. Mahalaya will be held on 08 October, 2018. It is an invitation of Maa Durga. Dashami will celebrate on 19 October 18. Panchami is the starting date of Durga Puja.
Dashami is also known as Navaratri. Maa Durga is invited to the earth on the date Mahalaya. The lunar calendar fixes the Puja date.
Durga Puja is a Hindu festival in India; mainly it celebrates in Bengal. Lord Ram had also done this Puja in the springtime. This Puza is known as ‘akal-bodhan.’
Durga Puja Dates in 2018
- Mahalaya 08 October, 2018
Maha Panchami Monday 25 September 2017
Maha Sasthi Tuesday 26 September 2017
Maha Saptami Wednesday 27 September 2017
Maha Ashtami Thursday 28 September 2017
Maha Nabami Friday 29 September 2017
Bijaya Dashami Saturday 30 September 2017
Maa Durga has ten arms ten blessings tools. She comes to the earth with her two sons and two daughters with blessing. She fights against the evil force and saves the good people. We can see six non-humans on her dais. They are a lion vehicle of Durga, a rat vehicle of Ganesh, a peacock vehicle of Kartik, a Swan with Saraswati, the owl is the vehicle of Lakshmi and a Buffalo vehicle of Ashur. All have a different symbol and meaning. On the day of Dashami, Durga is immersion with her all family in river or ponds.
Her four sons and daughters have some extraordinary quality. Goddess Saraswati is the symbol of education. God Ganesh is the symbol of Completion of work. Goddess Lakshmi is the symbol of wealth. God Kartik is the symbol of Beauty and strength and valor;.
Kolkata India in the place where Durga Puja festival celibates tremendously. In Bangladesh, there are many Puja Mondob can be seen at Shakari Bazar and Bangla Bazar in old Dhaka. West Bengal Government offers a long term holiday for her citizens. Dosomi is the national holiday in Bangladesh.
Kali Puja Date 2017
Kali Puja Nishita Time = 23:46 to 24:37+
Duration = 0 Hours 50 Mins
Amavasya Tithi Begins = 00:13 on 19/Oct/2017
Amavasya Tithi Ends = 00:41 on 20/Oct/2017
5th October 2017 (Thursday)
Time = 23:50 to 24:39+
Duration = 0 Hours 49 Mins
Purnima Tithi Begins = 01:47 on 5/Oct/2017
Purnima Tithi Ends = 00:09 on 6/Oct/2017