Navratri: Devotees celebrate festival with full zeal across country

Video Credit: ANI
Published on October 17, 2020 - Duration: 02:51s

Navratri: Devotees celebrate festival with full zeal across country

On the occasion of the first day of Navratri, devotees are celebrating the festival with full zeal across the country.

Devotees arrived at Mata Vaishno Devi Temple in Jammu and Kashmir's Katra to offer prayers on October 17.

They were also seen chanting 'Jai Mata Di'.

Meanwhile, devotees offered prayers at Vaibhav Lakshmi and Durga Temple in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur.

"We thank the govt for re-opening the temple.

All COVID-19 measures are being taken by us and temple is being sanitised regularly," temple priest Mahant Anand said to ANI.

People also arrived at Mumba Devi Temple in Mumbai to offer prayers on the first day of Navratri today.

The auspicious festival is celebrated for nine consecutive days.

However, temples have to follow the COVID-19 guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).


You are here


💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions



Kanpur

Metropolis in Uttar Pradesh, India
A Special Investigation Team (SIT) constituted in September to probe alleged cases of forced conversions in Kanpur has ruled out conspiracy and foreign funding...
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 6 days ago





Ministry of Home Affairs (India)

government ministry of India
Seeking to consolidate the gains achieved against the spread of Covid-19 and tackle the recent spike in cases in a few states and UTs, the home ministry on..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 5 days ago

States and UTs may impose local restrictions, with a view to containing the spread of COVID-19, the MHA guidelines said.
Credit: DNA - Published 5 days ago

The house-to-house Covid-19 surveys have started in Delhi in close coordination with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and the Delhi Government.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago


Related videos from verified sources

Urs of Hazrat Syed Mohammad Janbaz Wali celebrated with religious zeal in Baramulla 02:04
Video credit: ANI - Published 1 week ago 

Watch: Priest performs 'aarti' at Jhandewalan Temple on 6th day of Navratri 01:13
Video credit: ANI - Published on October 22, 2020 

Watch: Morning 'aarti' performed at Jhandewalan Temple on 5th day of Navratri 01:12
Video credit: ANI - Published on October 21, 2020 

You might like