Skandamata is worshiped on the fifth day of Navratri. Devotees who worship Maa Skandmata get happiness, peace and auspiciousness. Being the mother of Lord Skanda, the commander of the Devasur Sangram, she knows the fifth form of Mother Durga as Skandamata. Skandamata teaches us that life itself is a devasur struggle between good and bad and we are our own commanders. We continue to get the power of military operations. Therefore one should worship Skandamata. On this day, the mind of the seeker should be situated in the pure cycle, so that the meditative instinct can be concentrated. It gives you a feeling of power and happiness.
Dhyana Mantra – “Thronegata Nityam Padmasrishtarkadvaya.
Shubhadastu Sada Devi Skandamata Yashaswini ”
How to do Puja – You can use white colored clothes in the worship of the fifth day of Navratri. This day is best for peace worship related to the planet Mercury.
Remedy – On the fifth day of Panchami Tithi i.e. Navratri, offer banana to Goddess Durga and donate bananas to the poor. This will bring happiness and peace in your family.