Durva Ashtami the Day of Worshiping Lord Shiva and UmaWhen is Durva Ashtami in 2016 -
In the year Durva Ashtami is on Friday, 09.09.2016.
Important things about Durva Ashtami -
1. Bhadrapad Shukla Ashtami is known as Durva Ashtami.
2. On this day Lord Shiva and Uma are worshiped on this day.
People offer seven types of fruits, flowers, Durva (a kind of grass),and Naivedhya to the idols of Shiva and Uma.
3. By worshiping Shiva and Uma on this day, people get health, wealth, prosperity and good son.
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