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Navratri Ghatasthapana 2024 Muhurat Puja Time

Ghatasthapana Puja, or also known as Kalash Sthapana, is the one of the most important ceremony during Navratri festival. The best time of Ghatasthapana Muhurat puja 2024 on October 3 is from 6:17 AM to 7:21 AM and from 11:48 AM to 12:32 PM. 

Chaitra/Vasant Navratri 2024 (March - April) good time is from 6:03 AM to 10:15 AM on April 9, 2024. and 11:57 AM to 12:48 PM

The good time is of great importance in northern and western parts of India and in Nepal. Navratri Kalash Sthapana Puja involves invoking the mother Goddess in a Pot or Kalash and sowing of seeds (barely etc). 

In Ghatasthapana, a pot or kalash with an image of Goddess Durga is installed in the house on the day. The pot or kalash is filled with water and is covered with cow dung and seeds (like barely or wheat) are sown on the dung. The pot is kept on a sand bed and seeds are sown on this too.

Special pujas are conducted on the pot and water is sprinkled daily. The seeds sprout and reach about 3 or 5 five inches on the tenth day. They are distributed as Prasad on the Vijayadashami day.