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How To Celebrate Sri Rama Navami

Sri Rama Rameti Rame Raame Mano Rame
Sahasranama Tattulyam Rama Nama Vara Nane

This is the most powerful sloka from Vishnu Sahasranamam and it is believed that reciting these two lines for 3 times is equal to reciting Vishnu Sahasranamam. It is also believed that Rama Namam more powerful than Sri Rama Himself.

Sri Rama Navami is one of the most important Hindu festivals celebrated across the country with much devotion. However the way people celebrate this festival varies from region to region.
Importance and Significance of Sri Rama Navami The festival of Sri Rama Navami is celebrated on the 9th day (navami) after moonless night i.e. Amavasya in the Hindu month of Chaitram which is the first month in the Hindu calendar. The festival is dedicated to Sri Rama who is believed to be the 7th incarnation of Lord Vishnu who descended on Earth in a highly civilized human form on a specific task.

It is on this day in the Treta Yuga, Sri Rama was born to King Dasaratha and Queen Kausalya. And …
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