Maa Maha Gauri Navratra
Navratra for Maa Maha Gauri
The eighth form of Durga is known as the Maa Gauri. It is mentioned in the old texts that when Goddess Parvati did penance to get Lord Shiva as her husband then she became dirty while sitting for a long time on one place without moving from that place. Then lord Shiva cleaned her with water of Ganga River and Parvati got glow on her skin and became very fair. So from that day she was known for her purity as the Maha Gauri.
Method for Maha Gauri Pooja:
-Place idol of Gauri Maa on the Chowki covered with red cloth.
-Now place Kalash covered with coconut along with an idol.
-Worship the family members of Goddess Gauri along with her.
-Now enchant the given mantra:
Hey Gauri Shankarardhangini Yatha Twam Shankar Priye, Tatha Mam Kuru Kalyani Kaant Kaantnam Surudlabhaam.
Wishes that are fulfilled:
-For long life of your husband and son.
-To get married soon.
-To make your married life happy.