Flowers, Naivedya, Rangoli, Colors and Mantra for Navaratris

I have compiled from various sources some information of use during your Navaratri (atleast the future ones). Typically a South Indian way of Celebrations (and may be more specific to Karnataka and Tamil Nadu style). The raga links are available at this time (in case the link goes dead it is not a big deal to google for the Raga name mentioned). Here we go..

Navaratri Day 1

Devi:Maheswari

Day 1 Maheshwari
Flower :Jasmine (Mallige in Kannada)

Day 1 Jasmine
Naivedya: Pongal (Huggi in Kannada)

Day 1 Kara Ven Pongal
Rangoli :Rice flour rangoli

Day 1 Rangoli - Rice Flour
Raagam : Thodi Raagam

Shloka :
Om swethavarnaaya vidmahe
Shoola hasthaaya dheemahi
thanno Maaheshwari Prachodayaath

Navaratri Day 2

Devi: Kowmaari

Day 2 Kowmari
Flower: Oleander (Kanagale in Kannada)

Day 2 - Sevvarali
Naivedya: Puliyogare (Tamarind Rice)

Day 2 Puliyogare
Rangoli : Rangoli with wet flour

Day 2 - WetFlour Rangoli
Raagam: Kalyaani

Shloka:

Om siki vaahanaaya vidhmahe
Shakti Hasthaayai Dheemahi
Thanno kowmaari Prachodayaath

Navaratri Day 3

Devi: Vaaraahi

Day 3 Varahi
Flower: Champak (Sampige in Kannada)

Day 3 Champak

Naivedya: Rice Payasa (Sweet Pongal

Day 3 Sweet Pongal
Rangoli : Flower

Day 3 Pookalam
Raagam: Kaambhodi

Shloka:
Om Mahishathvajaaya vidhmahe
Thanda Hasthaaya Dheemahi
Thanno Vaaraahi Prachodayaath

Navaratri Day 4

Devi: Lakshmi

Day 4 Lakshmi
Flower: Pink Jasmine (Jaaji Mallige in Kannada)

Day 4 Jasminiu,
Naivedya: Koottu Rice almost like Bisi Bele Bath (Kadamba Saadam in Tamil)

Day 4 Kadamasadam
Rangoli : Step Shaped Rangoli with Rice flour, Turmeric and Ghee 

Day 4 Rangoli
Raagam: Bhairavi

Shloka:
Om Padma Vaasinyai cha Vidhmahe
Padmalochanee sa Dheemahi
Thanno Lakshmi prachodayaath

Navaratri Day 5

Devi: Vaishnavi

Day 5 Vaishnavi
Flower: Night Queen (Parijatha in Kannada) and Jasmine (Mallige in Kannada)

Day 5 Parijatham
Naivedya: Curd Rice

Day 5 Curd Rice
Rangoli : Bird Shaped Rangoli with Bengal Gram Flour (Kadale hittu)

Day 5 Rangoli
Raagam: Pantuvaraali

Shloka:
Om Shyaamavarnaayai Vidhmahe
Chakra Hasthaayai Dheemahi
Thanno Vaishnavi Prachodayaath

Navaratri Day 6

Devi : Indraani

Day 5 Vaishnavi
Flower:Hibiscus

Day 6 Hibiscus
Naivedya:Coconut rice

Day 6 Coconut Rice
Rangoli : Devi Name with Bengal Gram Flour

Day 6 Rangoli
Raagam: Neelaambari

Shloka:
Om Kajathvajaayai vidhmahe
Vajra Hasthaaya Dheemahi
Thanno Iyndree Prachodayaath

 Navaratri Day 7

Devi: Saraswathi

Day 7 Saraswati
Flower: Jasmine

Day 1 Jasmine
Naivedya:Lemon rice

Day 7 Lemon rice
Rangoli :Fragrant Flower Rangoli

Day 7 Rangoli
Raagam: Bilahari

Shloka:
Om Vaakdevyai vidhmahe
Vrinji pathnyai sa Dheemahi
Thanno Vaani Prachodayaath

Navaratri Day 8

Devi: Durga

Day 8 Durga

Flower: Rose

Day 8 Rose

Naivedya: Paayasaanna

Day 8 Payasanna

Rangoli : Lotus shaped rangoli

Day 8 Rangoli

Raagam: Punnagavaraali

Shloka:
Om Mahisha mardhinyai vidhmahe
Durga devyai Dheemahi
Thanno Devi Prachodayaath

Navaratri Day 9

Devi: Chamundaa

Day 9 Chamunda

Flower: Lotus

Day 9 Lotus

Naivedya: Rice and Lentil Payasam (Akaaravadisil in Tamil)

Day 9 Prasada

Rangoli :Weapon shaped Rangoli with Fragrant Powder

Day 9 Rangoli

Raagam:vasantha raagam

Shloka:
Om Krishna varnaayai vidhmahe
Soola Hasthaayai Dheemahi
Thanno Saamundaa Prachodayaath

Day 10 Vijaya dasami

Devi: Vijaya

Day 10 VijayaDurga

Flower: Jasmine and Rose

Day 10 Rose & Jasmine

Naivedya: Variety of sweets

Day 10 Naivedya

Shloka:
Om Vijayaa devyai vidhmahe
Mahaa Nityaayai Dheemahi
Thanno DEVI Prachodayaath

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