This day, Devi is called as Maha Gouri.
For Puja, on a red cloth, people put red flowers and red akshatas and place the idol of Durga Maatha and worship with her 108 or 1000 names.
Cranberries, pongal and yellow rice are the Prasad.
On Ashtami, Navami and Dasami, chanting “Sree Maathre Namah” is beneficial. Bathukamma is festival is also performed during this day.