The holy festival of Navratri is especially celebrated. Special colors are also set for these special nine days. These colors have been decided on the basis of the choice of different forms of mother. Those who fast for these nine days, they perform this special tradition with great reverence and devotion. Sharadiya Navaratri will begin on Saturday, October 17 in the year 2020. The Navami will be held on October 24. After this, Dussehra will be celebrated on 25 October i.e. Sunday. So let’s know which color to wear on which day is considered auspicious.
Nine Colors of Navratri with Date and Day
Color of the first day of Navratri
Mother Shailputri will be worshiped on 17 October, saturday i.e. on the first day of Navratri. Devotees should wear gray colored clothes on this day. Doing this removes negativity from their lives.
Color of the second day of Navratri
18 October, Sunday means that you should wear orange colored clothes on the day of Maa Brahmacharini. This keeps your health better.
Color of the third day of Navratri
Devotees of Maa Durga should wear this white colored garment on 19 October, Monday. There will be worship of Goddess Chandraghanta on this day. With this you will experience mental peace.
Color of the fourth day of Navratri
On 20 October, Tuesday, devotees should wear the red color of Maa Durga’s favorite color. There will be worship of Mother Kushmanda on this day. This will keep your enemies away from you forever.
Color of the fifth day of Navratri
21 October, Wednesday It is considered auspicious to wear clothes of ‘Royal Blue’ color on the day of Mother Skanda Mata. It is believed that you can get financial benefits by wearing clothes of this color.
Color of the Sixth day of Navratri
On 22 October, Thursday, devotees of Maa Katyayani should wear yellow colored clothes. With this you will always be happy and prosperous.
Color of the seventh day of Navratri
Maa Kalratri will be worshiped on 22 October, Thursday. Devotees of Maa Durga should wear ‘green’ cloth on this day. There will never be a shortage of food in your house.
Color of the eighth day of Navratri
Mahagauri will be worshiped on 23 October, Friday. On this day, you should wear clothes that are peacock green, that is, green color of peacock. It removes all the obstacles in your life.
Color of the Ninth day of Navratri
Mother Siddhidatri will be worshiped on 24th October, Sunday. Devotees should wear purple colored clothes on this day. Doing this will keep your diseases away from you.
Cultural traditions and importance of Navratri
The tenth day after Navratri is known as ‘Vijayadashami’ or ‘Dussehra’. Sharad Navaratri is celebrated in Ashwin month or Sharad month which indicates the onset of winter. During this nine-day festival, chants of mantras, bhajans or sacred songs are performed for nine consecutive days with Navratri Puja rituals.