Ram Navami is a festival that celebrates the birth of Lord Rama, the son of King Dasharath. On this day most people fast and participate in a puja by sprinkling water and showering handfuls of rice on the deities. The youngest female member of the family applies teeka to all the male members and a red bindi is applied on the foreheads of all the female members.
Ram Navami celebrations begin on Gudi Padwa and continue for 9 days. During this festival, the devotees of Ram visit Ayodhya, the birthplace of Ram. May you find your life partner with Lord Ram’s blessings this year. Wishing you all a Happy Ram Navami!
Quick Facts»Ram Navami falls on the navam (ninth) day of the Chaitra month in the Hindu lunar year. »Ram Navami is also known as ‘Rama Navratra’ as it lasts for the nine days of Navratras. »Lord Ram is the 7th incarnation of Vishnu.
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