Goddess Durga has been praised in Durga Saptashati. It contains total 13 chapters. It is taken from Markandeya Purana. Its recitation is very beneficial. By reciting Durga Saptashati, many kinds of troubles end and at the same time one gets rid of domestic disputes and financial troubles. Devotees recite Durga Saptashati with full devotion, but sometimes due to not knowing the rules related to it, devotees make mistakes out of ignorance. So, today we will tell you about some rules related to Durga Saptashati. Let us know what they are.
Let us first talk about how to hold the book in hands to recite Durga Saptashati. Do not hold the book in hands, as by doing that, you only bear half of the fruit of the recitation.
To recite Durga Saptashati, you should recite the book by placing it on a Vyaspeeth or a red cloth.
Want know more read this also:-kaner Flower| Its Importance And Significance In Getting Maa Lakshmi's Shower Of Blessing - My Jyotish
Purify the seating before starting the recitation of Durga Saptashati. Only after this start the recitation, you can use a kusha or a red colored blanket to sit as it is considered auspicious for reciting.One must fold hands in respect of the book before starting the recitation of Durga Saptashati. After doing that, one must remember the goddess before starting the recitation.
Once you start the recitation of Durga Saptashati, do not get up in the middle of it because getting up in the middle of the lesson is considered inauspicious. If you are reciting all, you can take a break after the fourth chapter.The recitation of Durga Saptashati should neither be done at a very fast pace or at a very slow pace. The pronunciation of the text should be clear and melodious and at the same time it should be done at a moderate pace. Devotees should take care of this.
It is not possible in today's fast-paced life that the book of Durga Saptashati can be completed in 1 day. The book of Durga Saptashati is very big, it is very difficult for anyone to complete it in 1 day. In such a situation, the devotees who want to recite Durga Saptashati but will not be able to do it in 1 day, should recite only the middle character on the first day and after that the remaining 2 characters should be recited on the next day.Or if u want u can recite in the order of one, two, one four, two one and two characters in seven days.
If you don’t have much time then you should first recite Kavach, Keelak and Argala Stotra and after that recite Kunjika Stotra.With this you will get full result of reciting complete Durga Saptashati.
Mythological belief that Lord Shiva himself had told this remedy to Mother Parvati, due to which one attains the virtue of the full fruit of Durga Saptashati.