1st Navratra for Shailputri
1st Navratra is for Shailputri on this day Shailputri Pooja is done. Shailputri in her previous birth has born as the daughter of Prajapati Daksha and named as Sati. She was devotee of lord Shiva and used to worship him from her childhood she pleased lord Shiva with her penance and prayed him to accept her as his wife. Lord Shiva accepted her as his wife. Once Daksha performed a very big Yagna and he invited all the Gods and deities but except lord Shiva this was not accepted by Sati, she approached her father and his father insulted Shiva then Sati get herself burnt in the fire of Yagna. Then she was born as the daughter of the Himalaya the king of mountains and she was named Parvati and also known as the Shailputri.
Method for Shailputri Pujan:
-Take wooden chowki and cover it with red cloth.
-Place Photo or idol of Maa Shailputri and also place Manokamana Gutika along with it.
-Take red flower in your hands and recite the given mantra:
“Om ayen Hreem Kleem Chamundaye Vichay Om Shailputri Deviye Namah”
-Now make offerings of red flower, Prasad and gifts to the Goddess.
-Recite the Mantra for 108 times.
Wishes that are fulfilled:
-To remove burdens and tensions.
-To overcome hurdles and obstacles.