In western India, Navaratri is celebrated with non- stop nine nights of dancing. The traditional dances of Gujarat, known as garba and dandiya raas, are performed in circles with dancers dressed up in colorful traditional clothes.
Chaitra Navratri, also popular as Chait Navratras, is the nine-day festival observed in the month of Chaitra. This year Navratri dates, during Chaitra month are – from March 31 to April 8. Chaitra Navratras starts on the first day in Chaitra month and ends on Ram Navami, the ninth day of the month. As per the legends mentioned in the Puranas and other Hindu scriptures, Chaitra Navratri is the actual Navratri during which Goddess Durga was worshipped.
Navratri 2018 Dates - Navratri Festival is a Hindu festival of Godess Durga, celebrated till nine nights in India. Get Navratri Navratri 2018 dates, celebrations, history, rituals and important information.