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Rama Navami

The Hindu festival of Rama Navami celebrates the birth of Rama, who was the first son of King Dasaratha of Ayodhya. According to Hindu belief, the god Vishnu was incarnated in 10 different human forms, of which Rama was the seventh. Because Rama is the hero of the great religious epic poem, the Ramayana, Hindus observe his birthday by reciting stories from it. They also flock to temples, such as that in Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh, where the image of Rama is enshrined, and chant prayers, repeating his name as they strive to free themselves from the cycle of birth and death. More...
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Ram Navami 2017: Vrat Vidhi, Puja Date and Time in India



While many devotees fast throughout the nine days, many make it a point to commit themselves to fasting and praying on the last day that is, on Ram Navami.

According to drikpanchang.com, the duration of Ram Navami Puja Muhurta is two hours and 29 minutes. It will begin at 11:09 am and will end at 1:38 pm. The Ram Navami Madhyahna moment is at 12:23 pm. The auspicious Navami tithi begins at 11:20 am on April 4 and will end at 10:03 am on April 5.
While many devotees fast throughout the nine days, many make it a point to commit themselves to fasting and praying on the last day that is, Ram Navami. They consume fruits and delicacies made of chestnut flour during the day. A visit to the temples during this day is a must and especially in Ayodhya, known to be the birth-place of Ram, devotees begin their celebrations with a holy dip in the Sarayu river.

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