Rama Navami is celebrated as birth anniversary of Lord Rama. He is the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu.
Rama Navami 2022 Date: April 10, Sunday.
Navami Tithi Starts: April 10, 2022 1:24 AM.
Navami Tithi Ends: April 11, 2022 3:16 AM.
Rama Navami Puja Muhurat: April 10, 11:13 AM – April 10, 1:42 PM.
Rituals: Rama Navami begins with offering prayer to the Sun. Devotees celebrate the day by singing devotional songs, listening recitations from religious books and chanting of Vedic hymns.
They also keep a fast on this day. At the end of the day, devotees break the fast after having fruits and sweets.
Chariot procession is also a part of Ram Navami festival. Devotees place the idols of Lord Ram, Goddess Sita, Lakshman, and Hanuman in a decorated chariot and carry out a procession.
Taking a holy bath in the sacred river of Saryu in Ayodhya is a part of rituals.
In South India, the day is celebrated as the wedding anniversary of Lord Ram and Sita.