Gayathri Mata – Goddess of Third Day of Durga Navratri
Goddess Gayathri Devi is the Goddess to be worshipped during the third day of Durga Navarathri.
In 2008, on 2nd October, Thursday, Sri Gayatri Mata is worshipped inSouth Indian states.
Gayathri mata is the Goddess of Wisdom. She is also known as Mother Goddess for Puranas, Hindu Epics, Ithihasa, Upanishads and all other Hindu sacred texts.
In Kanaka Durga Temple, Vijayawada the third day is dedicated to Shri Gayatri Mata.