The first day of Navaratri 2018 is on 10 October Wednesday. Mata Shailaputri is worshiped on this day in the form of Maa Durga. During Navratri, Puja is started with the establishment of the Kalash. Every day of Navaratri has different significance. Each day Goddess Durga is worshiped differently.
Shailaputri is a form of Goddess Durga whose worship will remove all the misery and obstacles of your life. Shailputri is considered the form of Maa Parvati. In sanskrit, Shail means the mountain and Putri means daughter So Devi Shailputri is also known as Himalaya daughter. It is the second form of power and better-half of Lord Shiva.
Mantra to worship Maa Shialputri:
वंदे वाद्द्रिछतलाभाय चंद्रार्धकृतशेखराम |
वृषारूढां शूलधरां शैलपुत्री यशस्विनीम् ||
JAI MATA DI.. HAPPY NAVRATRI.. 🙂