Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended his greetings to all the people residing on Earth to live a prosperous, safe and healthy life. He prays for the well being of the fellow individuals this Navratri.
Modi tweeted, ” Many congratulations in the auspicious festival of Navratri. May Mother Jagadamba bring happiness, prosperity and peace to all of you. Jai Mata Di. “
On the following tweet, he mentioned, ” Pranam to maa Shailputri on Day 1 of Navratri. With her blessings, may our planet be safe, healthy and prosperous? May her blessings give us the strength to bring a positive change in the life of poor and downtrodden. ”
The celebration of Sharad Navratri resembles the worshipping of Goddess Durga and her nine forms. The fun-filled festivals are celebrated in different forms in a different part of the country where people fast and offer prayers to Goddess Durga.
The occasion marks the victory of Goddess Durga over Mahisasura , signifying the triumph of good over evil.
Written by Ompriya Sahoo
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