Devi Chandraghanta is Worshiped on Third Day of Navratri
Pindaj Pravara Rudha Chand Kopastra Keyurta |
Prasadam Tanute Maham Chandra Ghanteti Vishruta ||
Another form of Goddess Durga is Devi Chandraghanta who is Worshiped on the third day of Navratri Pooja. Devotees offer great dedication and reverence to this almighty on the third day of Durga Pooja. This of her embodiment of Goddess durga is immense or utmost idyllic and blissful. A bong shaped mark of moon ornate her forehead that glorifies this devi with name 'Chandra Ghanta'. In Hindi, Chandra is denoted for Moon and Ghanta is for bong (bell). Her appearance glows like gleam of Gold. She is represented with her ten-arm holding Kharag (Sobre) and other numerous edges as well as arms. She rides on lion, the procession of Goddess Durga. Her position is always ready to fight with Daitya (devil). Even her bong like loud echo can terrify demons.
Worshiping Goddess Chandraghanta on the third day of Navratri has a great significance. By offering prayers to this Goddess, the sadhak (devotee) can feel the astounding glimpse of divine things of the Universe, can hear the mesmerizing varied echoes and can immerse oneself in the depth of heavenly feelings. But, the Sadhak needs to be very cognizant on this day while offering prayers to Devi Chandraghanta to feel the amazing realization bestowed by this almighty. Delightful worship of this Goddess certainly removes sin and obstacles from the life of Durga devotees. Devi Chandraghanta is the remover of sufferings. With grace of this Goddess, any kind of misery or affliction in life quickly gets healed. She destroys devil obstacles from life of her adorers. She makes her devotees Nirbhay (courageous) and Parakrami (mighty). Grace of Goddess Chandraghanta certainly makes her worshippers spirited and fearless.
On the third day of Navratri Pooja, Goddess Chandraghanta is Worshiped and requested to vanish the miseries from life of her worshippers. However, her image is always represented as a destroyer of devils, but for her worshippers, she is always gentle and complete with her magnanimity. The devotee who solely worships this deity certainly gets abundant positive aura that makes one to shine among chaos of people. Grace and glory of this Goddess is eternal. Purify yourself and devote your dedication toward Goddess Chandraghanta; it will definitely diminish all miseries of materialistic world. Jai Maa Chandraghanta!