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Chandraghanta Puja Vidhi – Mantra – How to Perform Goddess Chandraghanta Mata Puja?


Chandraghanta Mata is one among the nine goddess worshipped during Navratri. She is worshipped on the third day of Navratri. Chandraghanta Mata is worshipped for change of luck and for victory in games and success in lottery. She also helps in achieving strengthening Shukra Navgraha in horoscope (janam kundli). Below is Goddess Chandraghanta Puja vidhi or procedure along with mantra. This is a simple guide on how to perform Goddess Chandraghanta Mata Puja and is ideal for performing it at home.

Goddess Chandraghanta Mantra

चण्डघंटायै देव्यै: नमः
Om Chandraghanta Daivaye Namah

When to Perform Goddess Chandraghanta Devi Puja?

The ideal day to perform the puja:
  • Third day of Navratri – Tritiya Tithi
  • Tritiya Tithi – the third day after Amavasya (no moon day) in a Hindu lunar month.
She has control over Shukra Navgraha. Worship of her will help in overcoming Shukra Navgraha related problems in horoscope.

Benefits of Performing Chandraghanta Mata Puja

  • She has the power to solve all problems arising in the second and seventh house of a person’s horoscope – janam kundli.
  • She also removes all difficulties associated with the Agneya kone – southeast direction
  • She is worshipped by artists for achieving fame and success.
  • Puja of her helps in having a trouble free married life.
  • She is also worshipped for desire fulfillment.
  • She is also offered prayers for success in business and other endeavors in life.

Simple Goddess Chandraghanta Puja Vidhi

  • The puja should be performed early morning during sunrise
  • The murti (picture, photo or painting) of Goddess Chandraghanta should be placed on the east side of the house on a pink color cloth.
  • The puja should be performed facing southeast.
  • The person performing puja should wear pink color clothes.
  • Take a kalash fill it with water and put pink color flowers. Close the kalash with a coconut and mango tree leaves. Keep this near the picture or sculpture or painting of Chandraghanta.
  • The lamp should be lit using coconut oil. One wick is preferred.
  • Dhoop or agarbatti should be of rose flowers.
  • Pink color flowers should be offered.
  • Offer uncooked rice.
  • Offer gulal.
  • Offer white chandan.
  • Offer fragrance.
  • Offer 7 Kamal Gatta.
  • Prepare food using rice. The best food offered is kheer or payasam. This should be consumed after puja by family members and relatives.
  • The mantra  चण्डघंटायै देव्यै: नमः should be chanted 108 times. The count should be kept on a glass bead mala.
  • The water in the kalash should be deposited under a peepal tree.

Special Pujas

  • For early good marriage, offer Ittar or Attar to Goddess and then use it daily.
  • For desire fulfillment in romantic matters, put white chandan offered to Goddess on navel.
  • For solving money related problems, offer seven kamal ghatta to Goddess and keep them in cupboard or locker.