The Masik Durga Ashtami, which is dedicated to Goddess Durga, is celebrated with a day-long worship of Maa Durga on the Shukla paksha ashtami.
According to drikpanchang.com, Durga Ashtami fasting is observed every month during Ashtami Tithi of Shukla Paksha. Durgashtami is also known as Durga Ashtami and Masik Durgashtami is referred to as Maas Durgashtami or monthly Durgashtami.
On this day, devotees of Goddess Durga worship her and observe day long fast. It is believed that devotees who observe the fast and worship the goddess on this day are blessed with peace, wealth, and happiness.
Masik Durgashtami: Date, tithi and timings for Mumbai
Date: December 11
Tithi begins: 07:09 PM, December 10
Tithi ends: 07:12 PM, December 11
(Date & Time Source: Drikpanchang)
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