Navratri Calendar 2018

Navratri calendar 2018 shows the information on when chaitra navratri nine dates is falling in the year 2018. According to navratri calendar, people worship nine incarnations of Maa Durga during navratri festival. Navratri festival, dedicated to the supreme Goddess Durga is celebrated in India with great devotion and enthusiasm by Hindus. This festival is celebrated for nine divine days by worshipping nine incarnations of Goddess Shakti in the months of March or April and September or October. According to western calendar, in the month of March or April, it is celebrated as “Chaitra Navratri”. Second time, it is celebrated in the month of September or October according to western calendar as “Sharad Navratri” which is also known as “Maha Navratri”.

Navratri Calendar 2018
➧ Chaitra Navratri:

According to Hindu Lunar calendar, Chaitra Navratri celebrations are made during the Shukla Paksha of Chaitra month. “Hindu New Year” also starts on the beginning of Chaitra Navratri. It is celebrated in Northern India and Western India. In Maharashtra, people celebrate first day of this navratri as Gudi Padwa. According to Navratri Calendar, Chaitra Navratri 2018 is starting from March 18, 2018. During the Chaitra Navratri, people celebrate the Rama Navami festival, which is dedicated to lord Rama.

➧ Sharad Navratri:

According to Lunar Hindu calendar, Sharad Navratri celebrations start during the month of Ashvin during Sharad Ritu. The name Shardiya navratri is taken from the month of Sharad Ritu. It is the starting of the winter season also during Sharad Navratri. This Maha navratri is not only celebrated in North India and Western India but in all over India with huge religious fervor. In the Eastern India, it is celebrated as Durga Puja. On the tenth day of Shard Navratri, the festival of victory over evil “Dussehra” is celebrated.

Chaitra Navratri Calendar 2018:

Devotees can check the Chaitra Navratri Calendar and Sharad Navratri Calendar, Nine Godddess and nine days information. We have added the 2018 navratri dates according to western calendar and Hindu Lunar calendar. Follow this navratri 2018 calendar to worship nine incarnations of Maa Durga and get the blessings.

During both Navratri, the first day starts with ghatsthapana puja, which is performed at the auspicious time (Shubh Muhurat). On the first day of navratri, Kalash is placed at home and Maa Durga is invoked. During nine days of navratri, nine different goddess has been worshipped during each day and nine different bhogs (Prasad) has been offered to each Goddess. People should do Durga saptashati path, chant mantras, aarti and bhajans to please Goddess Shakti. Navratri festival ends on the ninth day of navratri. Devotees keep fast for nine days by following the strict rules. After the kanya pujan (Kanjak), people break their fast and take meal. People indulge in many other events during nine days like Garba dance, Dandiya dance, Durga Puja and Navratri visarjan etc. To participate in these activities check navratri calendar & dates and plan your schedule for these days.

Worship the nine goddess of navratri according to nine days by following the above chaitra navratri calendar 2018. Plan your days and work in advance for navratri festival.



Check chaitra navratri calendar 2018 to know Chaitra navratri dates falling in the year 2018. Follow Navratri calendar 2018 & worship nine forms of Maa Shakti according to 2018 navratri calendar.