When will Ram Navami be celebrated?
Ram Navami is an important Hindu festival, celebrated every year on the ninth day of the Shukla Paksha of the month of Chaitra. Hindus celebrate Rama Navami to honor the birth of Lord Rama. Navratri starts from Pratipada of Shukla Paksha of Chaitra month and eight forms of Goddess are worshipped. With this, the festival of Ram Navami is celebrated on the ninth day. Ram Navami is celebrated to commemorate the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasaratha, the king of Ayodhya. On the day of Ram Navami, Lord Ram is worshipped according to the rules and regulations. Temples are decorated, drums beat and devotees celebrate the birth of Lord Rama. The day of Ram Navami is considered very auspicious. Let us know about the date, auspicious time, and worship method of Ram Navami.
Ram Navami date
Ram Navami on Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Ram Navami Midday Moment - 12:22 PM
Navami Tithi Begins - April 16, 2024 at 01:23 PM
Navami Tithi Ends - April 17, 2024 at 03:14 PM
Ram Navami Puja Muhurat
Ram Navami Madhyahna Muhurta - 11:04 AM to 01:41 PM
Ram Navami 2024 Total Puja Duration: 02 hours 37 minutes
Importance of Ram Navami
Lord Rama was the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu. He established a welfare state for his people and set an example for all to follow. He was devoid of greed, hatred, and vices and stood up for what was right, against powerful adversaries, and protected the weak. Devotees pray for peace, wealth, and success on this day and seek the blessings of Lord Rama. Many people also perform Kanya Pujan on this day, in which nine girls representing the nine forms of Goddess Durga are worshipped. Some devotees bathe in the idols of Lord Rama. They worship Lord Rama by lighting a lamp in front of him.
It is believed that by worshiping Lord Rama on Ram Navami one gets fame and fortune and there is always happiness and prosperity in life. By worshiping Lord Rama, positivity remains in life and all the tasks get accomplished. Reciting Ram Raksha Stotra on this day makes everything in life favorable.
Ram Navami worship method
On the day of Ram Navami, take a bath early in the morning and wear clean clothes.
Place the child form of Lord Rama in the swing.
Place mango leaves and coconut on a Kalash.
Offer incense, lamp, fruits, flowers, clothes, and ornaments to Lord Rama.
Offer sweets, kheer, halwa, jaggery, and sugar to Lord Ram.
In the end, recite Vishnu Sahastranam and perform the aarti of Lord Vishnu.
On this day, bhajans, kirtans, and processions are taken out in Ram temples. This festival holds special importance for Hindus. It is celebrated with great pomp all over India, but in Ayodhya, Ram Janmabhoomi, its beauty is different. If you want to know more about the importance of Ram Navami then talk to astrologers.