Nine Nights: Navratri is a book by Simran Ahuja that explores the spiritual significance and various celebrations of the festival of the Goddesses in India and overseas. The book is available in ebook format (epub, mobi, pdf, fb2) and can be downloaded from Rakuten Kobo[^1^].
The book attempts for the first time in the world to give an insightful perspective of this festival of the Goddesses. It portrays the blissful joy of playing Raas and Garba and synchronizes it with the beautiful explanation of the eternal love between Radha and Krishna. Participating in the festivities of Navratri with loved ones brings positive health and happiness, which is vital for rejuvenation. It colourfully depicts the uniqueness of this dance form, which has no barriers. Whether a spectator, beginner or proficient dancer, everyone will find it interesting and illuminating. There are some unique fitness and dietary advices, energizing foods, natural make-up for everlasting beauty, along with exemplifying strategies to be a winner. The underlying essence of this book is also to bring forth the magnificence of the Goddesses and it's expression in the strength of a woman.
The book is divided into nine chapters, each corresponding to one night of Navratri. Each chapter describes the attributes and stories of one form of the Goddess Durga, such as Shailputri, Brahmacharini, Chandraghanta, Kushmanda, Skandamata, Katyayani, Kalaratri, Mahagauri and Siddhidatri. The book also explains the significance of colours, symbols, rituals and mantras associated with each night. The book also provides some tips on how to perform puja and fast during Navratri.
The book is written in a simple and engaging style, with anecdotes, quotes and illustrations to make it more appealing. The book is suitable for anyone who wants to learn more about Navratri and its spiritual aspects. The book also serves as a guide for those who want to celebrate Navratri in a meaningful and joyful way.
Nine Nights: Navratri is a book that celebrates the power and grace of the Goddesses and their manifestation in every woman. It is a book that inspires one to embrace one's inner divinity and live life with passion and purpose.
The book also gives a glimpse of the various ways that Navratri is celebrated in different parts of India and abroad. For instance, the book describes how Navratri is celebrated in Gujarat, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Delhi and other states. The book also mentions how Navratri is celebrated in countries like USA, UK, Canada, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia and others. The book highlights the diversity and unity of the Indian culture and its global appeal.
The book also includes some testimonials from celebrities and experts who have read and appreciated the book. Some of the notable names are Hema Malini, Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Sonu Nigam, Anup Jalota, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Dr. Kiran Bedi and others. The book also has a foreword by Swami Chidanand Saraswati and a preface by Dr. Karan Singh. The book has received positive reviews from various media outlets and readers.
Nine Nights: Navratri is a book that not only educates but also entertains and enlightens the readers. It is a book that connects one with the divine feminine energy and the cosmic rhythm of nature. It is a book that invites one to experience the joy and bliss of Navratri. aa16f39245