Tag Archives: Navaratri

Navaratri: Then and Now

Navaratri has come in October this year. When I look back on the celebrations of my childhood and the events that unfold today for the festival is an interesting counterpoint. Amavasai in the Attic As a convent going girl, the … Continue reading

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Navaratri and Nine

NINE and NAVARATRI Numbers are an important part of the beliefs of Hinduism. Both numbers eight and nine are extremely significant. Both play an integral part of the festival called Navaratri, meaning “nine nights” also called Dussera or the ten … Continue reading

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