How we celebrated Navaratri

For those of you who don’t know what Navaratri is,
Navaratri is a Hindu festival that spans nine nights (and ten days) and is celebrated every year in the autumn. It is observed for different reasons and celebrated differently in various parts of the Indian cultural sphere. Theoretically, there are four seasonal Navaratri. However, in practice, it is the post-monsoon autumn festival called Sharada Navaratri that is the most observed in the honor of the divine feminine Devi (Durga). The festival is celebrated in the bright half of the Hindu calendar month Ashvin, which typically falls in the Gregorian months of September and October. (Source Wikipedia)

Talking and discussing about religious festivals has been awkward for me because I am a plant girl. I talk about plants, nature, gardening, agriculture, horticulture, etc. I haven’t spoken much about religion. But then I came across something great. Why don’t we speak about the part where nature and religion meet? So here’s what we decided do, we decided to talk about different trees and plants that have mythological and religious significance. So here’s what we got for you! Just scroll –

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