Kalaratri Puja on Eighth Day of Navratri Celebration 2016
The time when the Goddess Parvati evacuated her external golden skin to slaughter evil presences named Shumbha and Nishumbha, she was known by the name of Goddess Kalaratri. Kalaratri is the fiercest and the most savage form of Goddess Parvati. Goddess Kalaratri is worshiped on the seventh Navratri which is falling on eighth day of sharad Navratri 2016.
She governs the planet Shani. Goddess Kalaratri appearance is dim dark. She is portrayed with four hands. She keeps her right hands in Abhaya and Varada Mudra and in her left hands, she holds sword and the savage iron snare She remains naked and rides on ass. She has long lips and radiant body. She is wearing decorations in legs like lightning. She has opened hair, enormous eyes and ears. Her favourite flowers are night blooming jasmine.
Goddess Kalaratri is the most fierce form of Goddess Parvati. She favors her devotees with Abhaya and Varada Mudras. As a result of her Shubh or favorable force inside her form of Goddess Kalaratri, she is otherwise called Goddess Shubhankari (शुभंकरी). People also spell her name as Kalratri and Kaalratri.
She is extremely ferocious looking. Worshiping over Goddess Kalratri evacuates all hindrances and also expels every enchanted impact made by others.
Mantra of Praying to Kalaratri Devi are:
( i ) Om Devi Kalratryayi Namah ( ॐ देवी कालरात्र्यै नमः ) 108 Recitation should be done of this Kalratri Mantra
( ii ) Ekaveni Japakarnpoora Nagna Kharaasthita | Lamboshthi Karnika karni Tailaabhyaktshariirini ||
Vaam Paadollasallohlata Kantakbhushanaa | Bardhan Moordham Dhwajaa Krishnaa Kalratrirbhayankari ||
( iii ) Om Yaa Devi Sarva Bhuteshu Maa Kalaratri Rupen Sansthita, Namastasyayi Namastasyayi Namastasyayi Namo Namaha
Jai Mata Di ! Shubh Navratri !!