Navaratri Day 5 Goddess Skandamata
Navratri is one of the oldest and widely observed Hindu festivity. The word Navaratri means nine nights in Sanskrit. Navaratri is a festival celebrated in many Hindu temples, in homes, and in the streets in India. The nine days of Navratri are dedicated to all nine forms of Goddess Shakti. The first day of Navaratri is sacred to Devi Skandamata, the Mother Goddess and the solar seity.