Happy Navratri 2020: India is a country of varied cultures and traditions. From Diwali to Eid, every festival is celebrated with great enthusiasm all over the country. October 17 marks the beginning of the longest-running festivals in India, Navratri. The nine-day festival is celebrated by the Hindu community where women observe fast and worship the nine avatars of the Goddess Durga. The Navratri marks the beginning of the spring season and ends on the day when Ram Navami or the birthday of Lord Rama is celebrated. It is generally celebrated in the northern region with great pomp and show.