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On the day of Maha Navami, Goddess Durga is worshipped as ‘Mahisasuramardini’- The Annihilator of the Buffalo Demon. It is also believed that on the day of Navami, Devi Durga killed the demon Mahishahur. Maha Navami rituals are considered as the final rituals associated with Durga Puja. The ‘Maha Aarti’ on this day formally considered as the end of religious customs. Bhogs and Prasad is offered to Goddess Durga and shared by the devotees after the Aarti.
As the night of Maha Navami passes Devi Durga leave her father’s house for her husband place and the next day is considered as Vijaya Dashami or the immersion of the Durga idol.
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