Skanda Mata is the fifth form of Nava Durga and is worshipped on the fifth day of the Navratri, she is called Skanda Mata because she is the mother Of Skanda Dev, known as Kartikeya. Her worship during Navratri helps in removing all the impurities from the life and her devotees move to the ‘Vishudha Chakra’.
Worshipping Skanda Mata on the fifth day of Navratri has a great significance as she mesmerizes her devotees with her elegant appearance. Invoking her during the Navratri makes the worshippers travel the tranquil to pacify their mind and soul. Her pujan with great devotion enable you to leave your sorrows behind and achieve the divine contentment from the mortal world.
Benefits of Maa Skanda Puja
Worshipping Skanda Mata on the fifth day of the Navratri brings the following benefits to her devotee’s life:
- Performing Skanda Mata Navratri Pujan with complete devotion and in a ritualistic manner brings the love and affection of the divine to her worshipper’s life.
- She fulfills all the desires of her devotees and cares for them like a mother.
- Her Pujan during the Navratri festivals helps her followers attain the supreme joy of Moksha even when they are in the mortal world.
- Worshipping Skanda Maa means you are worshipping Lord Kartikeya automatically, thus you will be bestowed with his blessings as well during the Navratri.