Durga Puja 2024 Date

Durga Puja 2024 Date, Durga Puja Calendar 2024

Durga Puja is a big Hindu festival celebrated with great enthusiasm, passion and fervour in the states of West Bengal, Assam, Tripura, Odisha and Bihar. This festival tells us about the victory of good over evil, as Goddess Durga killed the demon Mahishasur. The Durga Puja festival is celebrated for ten days in the Hindu month of Ashwin. However, in the real sense, the festival begins from the sixth day. It is believed that on this day only Goddess Durga arrived on the Earth.

Durga Puja, also commonly known as Durgotsava, refers to all five days festivity when Goddess Durga is worshipped. The five days of Durga Puja when Maa Durga is revered are called as Shashthi, Maha Saptami, Maha Ashtami, Maha Navami and Vijayadashami with each day having its own meaning and significance.

Durga Puja Calendar 2024, Durga Puja 2024 Start Date and End Date 

Durga Puja Day 1: October 8 (Tuesday) Panchami

Bilva Nimantran

Durga Puja Day 2: October 9 (Wednesday) Shashthi

Akal Bodhon
Amantran and Adhivas

Durga Puja Day 3: October 10 (Thursday) Maha Saptami

Navpatrika Puja
Kolabou Puja

Durga Puja Day 4: October 11 (Friday) Maha Ashtami 

Durga Ashtami
Kumari Puja
Sandhi Puja
Maha Navami

Durga Puja Day 5: October 12 (Saturday) Navami

Benal Maha Navami
Durga Balidan
Navami Homa
Durga Visarjan

Durga Puja Day 6: October 13 (Sunday) Vijay Dashami

Bengal Durga Visarjan
Bengal Vijayadashami
Sindoor Utsav

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