this santhi pooja is an important part of durga pooja.
in this durga is worshipped in chamunda form
the myth behind this is when the goddess and mahishasura were engaged in a fierce battle the generals chando and mundo attacked her.
although she looked beautiful her face turned to blue because of the anger.
her ten hands possessed ten weapons.
her face in blood red colour with fiery eyes she killed them .
,,,,,,,,assuming the name chamunda