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Why Fasting In Festivals Are So Important?

Why Fasting In Festivals Are So Important?

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Today is the eighth day of The Holy Festival Of Navratri. By the way, this is the seventh day because this time, Navratri is only for eight days. It is known as Maha Ashtami or Durga Ashtami. Today, Maha Gauri, the eighth form of Maa Durga, is worshipped. Many devotees fast for nine days during Navratri, while many people keep fast on Ashtami today. There is a long old tradition of fasting on the occasion of a festival in Hinduism. After all, why do people keep fast, and what is the importance of fasting? Today, on the occasion of this Durga Ashtami, I will tell you about the importance of fasting in festivals. There is a special mention in the Puranas that our sages used to purify the body, mind, and soul through fasting. With purification, they used to get supernatural power. In...