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Chaitra Navratri 2019: Planning gifts for little Goddesses this ‘kanjak’? Here is the list that will help you out

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 12 April 2019, 15:28 IST

Chaitra Navratri is celebrated to worship the nine avatars or incarnation of Goddess Durga. The nine-day long festival has its own significance. Each day is dedicated to the avatars of Maa Durga (Shailaputri, Brahmacharini, Chandraghanta, Kushmanda, Skandamata, Katyayani, Kaalratri, Mahagauri and Siddhidhatri).

On these nine days, devotees used to observe fast to show their love and dedication towards the Goddess. Also, thank Goddess for her grace on every day.

On 13th April, Durga Ashtami will be celebrated and will be followed by Rama Navami, which is on 14th April. However, some are celebrating on 13th April.

On Durga Ashtami and Ram Navami, devotees hold Kanya pujan or kanjak on these two days and welcome little Goddesses and serve them food made without onion and garlic to seek their blessings.

After serving halwa, puri and chana to kanyas, people please them either with gifts or money.

If you are also thinking that what kind of gifts can be given to little goddesses this Navratri then, we have a list of gift items that will help you out!

Check out the gift items:

1. Pencil Box
2. Chocolates and candy
3. Gift lays, kurkure or any other snacks
4. Lunch box
5. Handkerchief
6. Water bottle
7. Sketch colours

Also read: Chaitra Navratri 2019: When is Ram Navami in India? here’s the exact date

First published: 12 April 2019, 15:13 IST
 
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