Durga Saptashati which is also known as Devi Mahatmya and Chandi Path is a Hindu religious text describing the victory of the Goddess Durga over the demon. Durga Saptashati relates the story of how the devi (mother Goddess) killed Madhu and Kaidabha as Vishnu Maya (Thamasic-base), killed Mahishasura as. A sound recording of the 4 chapters, made at the Kanyapeeth in. Varanasi can be found at this link. (mb)


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Durga Saptashati is a significant composition to perform Chandi Homa which is one of the most significant Homa s done to gain health and to conquer over enemies.

Chandi Homa is performed while chanting verses from Durga Saptashati. Total Ahuti i. The paath reading is most effective when done with durga saptashati english faith, devotion and correct pronunciation.

During the time of reading, one should try not to talk, sleep, sneeze, yawn or spit, but read with complete concentration on Devi in durga saptashati english form which appeals to one.

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One should not stop durga saptashati english the middle of a chapter. It is good to place the book on a stand, preferably a copper plate.

Durga Saptashati Adhyay 1 to 13

At the beginning and end of each chapter, bells may be rung. Before starting the paath, affirm the purpose durga saptashati english which you are performing it — make a resolve, sankalpa, and perform worship of Devi. Navaratri is an ideal period for the paath of Durga Saptashati; however, in the other months, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday are considered auspicious days of the week for beginning the reading.

The ideal days of the lunar calendar are ashtami eighth day of the moonnavami ninth day of the moon and chaturdashi fourteenth day of the moon.

The second story is of durga saptashati english the mother Goddess helped the devas by killing Mahishasura. This Asura who had the form of buffalo, drove away the devas and Indra from their homes.

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They all go and approach the holy trinity for the redressal of their grievances. This made those three gods very angry and the innate power of the Goddess in durga saptashati english came out and joined together.

This goddess was further strengthened by the powers of the various Gods. She was equipped with arms by all devas.

This goddess, mainly consisting of the anger generated power killed Durga saptashati english. The third story is of how the Great Asura brothers Shumbha and Nishumbha were killed by the goddess. This time the gods approach Goddess Uma who was wandering in the Himalaya Mountains and told her of their sufferings.


Out of the body of the Goddess came Koushikhi or Chandika. She was black in colour.


She along with the powers generated by various Gods, killed Shumbha and Nishumbha. Sage Markandeya then tells of how, the king Suradha and Vysya Samadhi did penance on the goddess and got the boons that they wanted.

In the twelfth chapterthe Goddess durga saptashati english that for one, who reads or hears, these three stories of her, there is nothing impossible to obtain including salvation. Durga saptashati english such folk stories abound all over India.

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One of those famous one in Kerala durga saptashati english how one great Durga saptashati english called Kalluru Namboodhiri was asked by a king called Shakthan Thamburan, to enter the Kodungaloor Bhagawathi temple at night after the festival and bring back his ring from the closed sanctum sanctorum.

He did this easily by taking with him a copy of Devi Mahatmya. This book though it is a treasure house for all those trying for super natural powers is also a book leading one to get his wishes fulfilled and also attain salvation.

It is believed that reading of the book during Sharad and Vasantha Navarathris is auspicious.

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It is a great source of energy and the photo of Mahalakshmi on the cover page itself makes you believe that Durga saptashati english mata is there with you.

I strongly believe that, if you start reading Durga Saptashati ,as and when you have time, it will fill in your life with healthwealth and prosperity.

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