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Mirugasirisham Nakshatra Male Characteristics – Mirugasirisham Birth Star Born Male Character

One of the most important characteristics of Mirugasirisham Nakshatra born male is that they will be energetic and enthusiastic. Another important character of the birth star is that they will be hard working. Other Mirugasirisham Natchathiram male Characteristics are given below:

Will be very good in their field of activity. Will be productive and creative. Will grown in career slowly and steadily. Will be smart in handling money and wealth. Will win over people easily. Will love family and relatives Will follow rules and regulations. Will have good and healthy children. Will show more love and care towards mother. Will be religious minded. Broad-minded Will have sharp knowledge and skills.  Will be self-confident.  Short tempered Charitable.  Flexible and will understand the feeling of others

Navratri Day 1 Mantra – First Day Prayers for Navratri in Hindi on September 21, 2017

The first day Prayers for Navratri is dedicated to Goddess Shailputri. You can chant also prayers like Lalita Sahasranama on the day. It is chanted on September 21, 2017 during Navratri. Navratri Day 1 Mantra in Hindi is given below. There are three mantras. First is Mool Mantra for first day of Navratri. Second is Dhyan Shloka dedicated to Goddess Shailputri. Third is a Stotra.
There is no need to chant all mantras. Most devotees chant just the mool mantra.
Navratri Day 1 Mool Mantra

Navratri Day 1 Dhyan Mantra

Navratri Day 1 Stotra

How to perform Navratri Puja?
Nine Goddess of Navratri

We must have pure food for the eye, the ear, the organs of touch and smell

Through purity of food comes purity of mind, through purity of mind comes a steady memory of Truth, and when one gets this memory one becomes free from all knots of the heart. (Chandogya Upanishad)
In the above passage the word ‘food’ means everything that comes in contact with the senses. We must have pure food for the eye, the ear, the organs of touch, smell, etc. Taking pure physical food for the stomach without purifying all other foods taken in by the senses is of no use. Let us now try to understand the meaning of the word Ahara, food. The word Ahara means what we take in. Does it mean only food? Pure Sattvic food? Pure vegetarian food? How far does this help? It helps a little; but unless you know how to purify the mind, nothing much happens. There are plenty of wicked people who are vegetarians. What type of vegetarians are they? Lord bless them! If you feed a poisonous snake with pure milk, it will only manufacture poison. So it is not enough to fill our bellies with pure f…

How to do Ghatasthapana during Navratri? – Kalashsthapana Puja on Navaratri and Dashain

Ghatasthapana, also known as Kalashsthapana Puja, is performed on the first day of Navaratri and Dasain. Ghatsthapana involves invoking Goddess Shakti in Kalash or Pot and symbolically on the growing shoots of grains. In 2017, the ritual is on September 21 during Ashwin Navratri. During Chaitra Navratri it is on March 29, 2017. Ghatasthapana is performed mainly in Nepal during Dashain, North India during Navratri and in some parts of Bengal and eastern parts of India during Durga Puja. Here is a step by step guide on how to do or perform Ghatasthapana. Please note that this article only aims to give an idea of Ghatsthapana. You must be aware that Hindu rituals vary from region to region.
Items needed for Ghatasthapana Pot made of mud (earthern) or copper with a big mouthCopper or Silver or Mud Pot as KalashSoil or SandFive or Seven types of grains (Most people nowadays opt for single grain or gram)An idol or image of Goddess Durga or any form of Goddess ShaktiYantra (optional)FlowersW…