Navratri 2018: Colourful dresses and traditional Garba dance in Ahmedabad
On the first day of Navratri, dancers danced the Garba to tunes of traditional songs in colourful dresses. The event took place in Ahmedabad and the Garba dance was hosted by the Times of India and Adani Shantigram. Navratri is considered to be one of the most auspicious time of the year. Devotees prepare for the festival for days in advance and decorate the temples and homes vibrantly. The festival is dedicated to goddess Durga and it symbolises the victory of good over evil.