Skanda Mata is worshipped on the fifth day. She holds her son Skanda as an infant on her lap. Skanda Mata is Simhavahini with trinetra and chaturbhuja. Mother holds lotus in her left and right lower hands which are raised upwards, hold Lord Kartikeya in her right upper hand while the fourth bhujam is raised to bestow boons to her worshippers. Devotees are blessed with progeny worshipping her. The yogis and sadhakas focus on the Visuddha Chakra on the 5th day.
Simhasanagatha nithyam padmashritha kara dwayaa
Shubhadaasthu sadaa devi Skandamata yashaswineem