Skanda Mata – The Skandmata is the form of one godess out of the nine goddess , this is
the one name or form of the maa duga devi.In this form Durga is four-armed and rides on the lion. She carries lotus, kamandal , bell and blessed for all like mother of universe. In this form she is the mother of Lord Muruga or Subrahamniya or Kartik, who is also known as Skanda. Skanda Mata form of Durga is worshipped on the fifth day of Navaratri or Navdurga puja i.e. ashwin shukla panchami.
Mantra of Maa Skandamata devi :
Singhasana Gata Nityam Padmashri Takaradwaya !
Shubhdaastu Sada Devi Skandmata Yashasvinee !!