Devi Siddhidatri is portrayed as sitting on a lotus. Mata Siddhidatri has four-arms. She holds a mace, Shankha, lotus, and Sudarshan Chakra. She wears a divine garland around her neck. The lion is her main vehicle.
Goddess Siddhidatri is worshipped on the ninth day of Navratri and bestows all type of knowledge to her devotees. She is surrounded by Siddhas, Gandharvas, Yakshas, Demons and Gods who worship her. It is believed that she provides direction and energy to the planet Ketu and hence it is governed by her. It is said that in the beginning of the universe Lord Rudra worshipped Adi-Parashakti, a formless Goddess, for creation. The goddess Adi-Parashakti appeared in the form of Goddess Siddhidatri from the left half of Lord Shiva.
Maa Siddhidatri is the 9th form of Maa Durga, it is believed that before the universe, Lord Shiva worshiped Para Shakti to get energy and to create the universe , she also the half part of Lord Shiva. She gave the Power to Lord Shiva and known as “Siddhi Datri”
Dhyan Mantra: स्वर्णावर्णा निर्वाणचक्रस्थितां नवम् दुर्गा त्रिनेत्राम्।शख, चक्र, गदा, पदम, धरां सिद्धीदात्री भजेम्॥
Swarnavarna Nirvanchakrsthitam Navam Durga Trinetram. Shankh , Gada , Padm Dharam Siddhi Datri Bhajamyaham.
Planet Pacifying puja: Moon