Maa MahaGauri Puja, Katha and Kavach


Maa MahaGauri

Ya Devi Sarvabhuteshu Maa MahaGauri Rupen Sansthita.

Namastasye Namastasye Namastasye Namo Namah.

His whole posture is very calm. Mahagauri did severe penance to get Shiva as her husband. Because of this, his body turned black, but pleased with his penance, Lord Shiva washed his body with the holy water of the Ganges and made him radiant. His form became Gaur Varna. That’s why she was called Mahagauri.

Poojan-Archan, Upaasana-Aaraadhana Mahagauri is beneficial. Supernatural accomplishments are also attained by their grace. She is unfailingly fruitful and by worshiping her, all the impurities of the devotees are washed away. The pre-accumulated sins are also destroyed.

Maa MahaGauri Swaroop

All their ornaments and clothes are white. That is why she is called Shwetambardhara. There are 4 arms and the vehicle is Taurus, that is why it is also called Vrisharuda. His upper right hand is abhaya mudra and the lower hand is holding a trident. In the upper left hand he is holding a damaru and in the lower left hand is the Vara Mudra.

Shringar: Offer white shiny clothes to Maa Mahagauri and also offer a garland of red and white flowers to her.

Maa MahaGauri Puja

Put a lamp of ghee in front of Mahagauri. Worship Shodashopachar. If Ashtami is worshiped at your home, then you can also feed the girls after the worship.

Maa MahaGauri Katha

Goddess Uma, the daughter of Himalaya, had done severe penance to get Lord Shiva as her husband. Due to that harsh penance, the body of Goddess Uma had turned black, when Lord Shiva, pleased with her penance, appeared to the Goddess and asked about her wish, the Goddess said that Lord, I want to have you in the form of a husband.

Lord Shiva gladly accepted his demand and promised to take her along as his wife. Pleased with her rigorous penance, Lord Shiva bestowed Gaur Varna on the Goddess, due to which Goddess Uma is also known as Gauri. Goddess Gauri was named Mahagauri because of being the consort of Mahadev, because without Mahadev, Gauri and without Gauri, Mahadev is incomplete. By taking the name of Mahagauri, both Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati are worshipped.

The vehicle of Goddess Mahagauri is both a Taurus and a lion. The story of a lion becoming the vehicle of the goddess is very funny. Once upon a time, a lion lived in the same forest where the goddess was doing penance. One day the lion went out in search of food, but till evening, he did not find any prey, the hungry lion was returning back to his cave. Then his eyes fell on Goddess Uma absorbed in penance, seeing him, saliva started dripping from his mouth. But being absorbed in Devi’s penance, Singh sat in front of her and waited for the completion of her penance.

On completion of the penance, the goddess saw that the condition of the lion had become very dilapidated, so she lovingly made him her vehicle. Singh had also done penance, so as a result of penance, he also started worshiping along with the goddess.



Coconut is offered to Maa Mahagauri. With this, happiness and prosperity remain in the house.

Worship mantra

Shwete Vrushe Samarudha Shvetambardhara Shuchih |

Mahagauri Shubham Dadyantra Mahadev Pramodada ||

Ya Devi Sarvabhuteshu Maa Gauri Rupen Sanstha.

Namastasye Namastasye Namastasye Namo Namah.

Hindu ritual of worship

jai mahagauri world’s maya

Jay Uma Bhavani Jay Mahamaya

Haridwar Kankhal Ke Dice

Mahagauri is your abode

Chanderkali and Mamta Ambe

jay shakti jai jai maa jagdambe

Bhima Devi Vimala Mata

Koshki Devi Jag Vikhiyata

Gori Roop Tera in Himachal’s house

Mahakali Durga is your form

Sati ‘Sat’ was burnt in the havan kund

the same smoke made the form black

Banana Dharam Singh who came on the ride

So Shankar showed his trident

Then mother got the name Mahagauri

The asylum-seeker’s crisis ended

who worships you on saturday

Mother’s bad work improves her

If you say ‘devotee’, then what are you thinking?

Mahagauri maa teri hardam hi jai ho