• How the Nine Days of Navratri Signify the Nine Stages of our Career

    Contributed By: J K Varshika Navratri (meaning nine nights) signifies the battle between Goddess Durga and Demon Mahishasura that went on for nine nights wherein each day Durga undertook one of her avatars (divine versions) to kill the monster. The end of Navratri is celebrated as Dussera, the celebration of triumph of good over evil, prosperity over poverty. It is also believed that it is on this day that Rama (one of the avatars of Lord Vishnu) kills Ravana (the Demon King from Lanka who abducts Rama’s wife Sita, one of the avatars of Goddess Lakshmi) to bring peace to the mankind and enlighten the path of following truth and…