All Things To Know: Kanjak or Ashtami

What is Kanjak Eighth day of Navratri, also called Ashtami is celebrated as Kanjak Puja. In India this is a very crucial part of the navratri. This festival is all about worshipping little girls to celebrate womanhood. Little girls are dressed as Devis and are also worshipped like a goddess. According to the ritual nine girls should be invited to the house and the head of the family has to wash their feet and feed them with traditional food of halwa, puri and chole, after that give them gif...