This is the fourth day of Navaratri which is dedicated to Goddess Kushmanda, ku means -little, Ushma means energy and Anda means egg.
She has eight hands and rides on a lioness. She holds kamandal, bow and arrow, lotus in her right hand. In her left hand she holds amrit kalash, japa mala, gada and chakra. Maa Kushmanda is known as Ashtabhuja Devi.
Maa Kushmanda is the ruler of Anahata Chakra (Heart Chakra). People who are suffering from depression, anxiety, fear and past regrets, must perform puja on this auspicious day and offer prayers to the Goddess Kushmanda.