Shardiya Navratri 2022: Know The Do's And Don'ts During Navratri

By Aanchal

Do Light a Dia

Light an Akhand Deepak consecutively on all days of Navratri.

Don't use Onion and Garlic

Onion and garlic, being tamasic in nature are implied to be harmful to the body and the mind. One must follow a satvik diet during these nine days.

Do Kalash Sthapana

Do Ghatasthapana or Kalash Sthapana on the first day of Navratri as it is considered one of the most essential rituals of the festival.

Don't cut Your nails

Cutting your nails during the Navratri is strictly prohibited. It is believed that doing this enrages the Goddess and one has to face the repercussions.

Do wear Red

It is advised to wear red clothes during the puja. The red colour is considered to be very auspicious for the festival pujas.

Do not Argue

Avoid any sort of disagreements or fights during these nine days. A peaceful home attracts happiness and prosperity.

Do chant durga Saptshati

One can chant Durga Saptshati Paath in Navratri. Ask for forgiveness at the end of your puja.