The nine day festival, Navratri is going on and today is dedicated to Mata Katyayani. This auspicious day also marks the arrival of Mother Durga. This is the most auspicious and biggest festival of India.
The last two days of Navratri mark the end of the nine-day long festival, and to celebrate these two days, Hindu devotees perform Kanya Pujan. This year Navratri will end on 15 October 2021.
According to legends, Mata Durga incarnated as a young girl to defeat the demon Kalasur. Therefore, on this day, little girls up to 12 years of age are worshiped as they are considered to be the universal creative force. Devotees welcome girls to their homes and wash their feet, feed them and give gifts.
Now, as the day approaches, at NewsNCR Digital we have listed some tips on what gifts you can give to little girls on Ashtami and Navami keeping in mind the situation of the COVID-19 pandemic.
1. Designer Masks and Sanitizers
Although the COVID-19 pandemic has declined, the virus is still active in the environment. So to spread awareness about cleanliness and good health, it is good to gift some stylish face masks and pocket hand sanitizers.
2. Homemade Sweets
Keeping in mind the COVID-19 situation, it would be best to gift some delicious home cooked desserts like eggless muffins, chocolate tarts, fudges, laddoos etc.
3. Hair Accessories
One of the best things to gift little girls is hair accessories like trending hairbands and cute little clips to adorn their hair. This will not only bring a big smile on their face but will also make them love it with all their heart.
4. Stationery Items
This is also one of the most happening gifts which are liked by little kanjakas. From trendy pencil boxes, designer erasers, colored pens to sets of paint colors, you can gift them and encourage their artistic habits.
The little kanjakas will be very happy with these very beautiful gifts as these are the things they need.
Note- The information given here is based on religious beliefs and folk beliefs, there is no scientific evidence for this. It has been presented here keeping in mind the general public interest.
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