At the auspicious instance of the start of the Navratri competition, 9 Kalash (steel pots) had been put in within the Mahavir temple in Patna. A Kalash used to be put in in entrance of the everlasting idol of Goddess Durga at the first ground of the temple and others at every brief pandal constructed within the temple premises. Mahavir temple consider secretary Acharya Kishore Kunal worshipped Goddess Durga with complete non secular zeal at the first day of Navratri. He additionally recited Durga Saptashati (sacred texts) for the devotees.
Acharya Kishore Kunal stated the Durga Saptashati is among the 5 widespread texts of Sanatan Dharma. Valmiki Ramayan, Shrimad Bhagavad Gita, Bhagavata Purana and Ramcharitmanas are the opposite widespread texts. All through Navratri, each common and samput recitation of Durga Saptashati is carried out.
Kalash may be put in on the Mahavir temple by means of seven devotees on Durga Puja. The Kalash had been put in with the answer of the names and gotras of the devotees. The temple priest chants the devotees’ names whilst reciting the Durga Saptashati. All through the nine-day competition, there can be a normal recitation of Durga Saptashati at the devotees’ names.
The devotees also are donating for the Durga Saptashati recitation day by day. The price for normal recitation, in conjunction with putting in the Kalash, is Rs 5001. For in the future, common recitation of Durga Saptashati, devotees pay Rs 501, whilst it’s Rs 1001 for samput recitation.
The nine-day Navratri competition began in India on October 7 and can culminate with Dussehra or Vijayadashmi on October 15. Other people in several portions of the rustic rejoice the competition of their techniques. For instance in Gujarat, other people carry out Garba — a people dance — to rejoice Navratri, whilst other people in West Bengal make theme-based pandals to worship Goddess Durga.