The Dashama Vrat is starting from the 29th July, Friday and It will end on 7th August, 2022, Sunday. When the Dashama Vrat is starting from the day of Amas, Women are installing a the idol of Dashama or Dasha mata, they are perform worship and fast for 10 days. On these days, Dashama murti or sandhani is duly installed at home, streets and temples. For ten days, the special worship of Dashama consists of archana, satsang, bhajan, aarti, kirtan and distribution of prasad. On the day of first Vrat, the devotees bring home the idol in Dasha mata. This fast is called Dashama or Dashamata Vrat. This vrat is done in most of the states of North India as well.
Friends say that when Maa Jagdambika Uma mata once ride on a chariot, Lord Shiva said to Maa Uma, O Goddess, what form is this of yours? Tell us a little bit more about you. Then Maa Bhagwati Adishakti Maa say, O Lord this is my 10th incarnation and the world will worship me as Kaliyuga Ma Dasha Maa. Now listen to what I am telling you about my ritual of worship.
Dasha Mata or Dashama is a form of female power. She is ride on a camel, depicted with four hands. As per the photos said She is holding a sword and a trident in the right and left hands while in the lower right and left are holding a lotus and armor. There is a tradition of doing vrat in many parts of the states of Gujarat, Maharashtra etc. of western India. This vrat gives you happiness, prosperity, good fortune and wealth. Devotees who are facing a calamity and wish to please Goddess Dashama to overcome it, observe a 10-day fast.
Dashama Vrat Katha PDF in Gujarati (દશામાં ની સંપૂર્ણ વ્રત કથા)
Dashama Ni Aarti in Gujarati (દશા માઁ ની આરતી)
Char Char Dhamni Ma Dashama Ni Aarti Lyrics (ચાર ચાર ધમની માં દશામા ની આરતી ગીત)
Dashama Vrat Puja Vidhi (દશામા વ્રત પૂજા વિધિ)
- Wakeup early in the morning and take a bath.
- Light incense or lamp.
- Listen to the vrat katha of Dashama with devotion.
- Do the Nokora (નકોરડા) fast for 10 days.
- Worship Maa by making an earthen sandhni (માટીની સાંઢણી બનાવી).
- After 10 days, throw the sandhni into the river.
- Celebrating Vrat in the 5th year.
- Donate gold, silver or metal sandhni to a Brahmin, also donating clothes.