The festival of Navratri is celebrated to commemorate the victory of Goddess Durga (representing good) over the demon Mahishasura (representing evil).
During these nine days, each day is devoted to the nine incarnations of Goddess Durga. To worship these incarnations, each day is also assigned a colour.
Navratri Day 1 color: Fashion cues, ethnic wear inspiration from Bollywood celebs
Navratri 2021 day 1 colour is yellow. There are various reasons behind the colour yellow being the colour of day one. Yellow symbolises sunshine, warmth and happiness. It is a symbol of brightness that encompasses the spirit of the festival. On the first day of the festival, worshipers place a Kalash on Ghatasthapana. Shailputri avatar of Goddess Durga is worshipped on this day.
The nine days of Navratri also means dressing up in ethnic ensembles for everyone. Yellow is a colour that is most commonly found in women’s wardrobes. Here are some Navratri ethnic inspiration from Bollywood…