Navratras (literally translated as 9 nights) is a Hindu festival of fasting, prayer, chanting, and meditation, in honour of the various forms of Goddess Durga. The 9 nights (and 10 days) are each dedicated to a Durga reincarnation; and each one, as you may have automatically guessed by now, represents a particular quality of the (Divine) Feminine. 609 more words
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Well! As ‘chaitra’ or ‘bansanti navratras’ are going on and everyone around me is keeping fasts and giving me some really “Oh! Really you don’t keep fasts?awww” sort of looks.So I couldn’t help but pondered about it and eventually I am sharing an atheist (Actually nahh!