The festival of Navratri is a 9 night festival. lasts for 9 days with three days each devoted to worship of Maa Durga,
the Goddess of Valor, Ma Lakshmi, the Goddess of Wealth and Maa Saraswati, the Goddess of Knowledge.
During the nine days of Navratri, feasting and fasting take precedence over all normal daily activities amongst the Hindus.
Evenings give rise to the religious dances in order to worhip Goddess Durga Maa.