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Ashtamatrikas- Eight Tantric Goddess

Contents Matrikas-Introduction Origin of Matrikas Worship of Matrikas Names of Matrikas Brahmani Vaishnavi Maheshwari Indrani Kaumari Varahi Narsimhi Chamunda Matrikas Matrikas are very ancient Goddess of battlefield.They play an important role in Tantra and Shaktism. Their number varies from scriptures to scriptures .However the Ashtamatrikas (eight ) and Saptamatrikas(seven)  are most popular. The importance and …

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Das Mahavidyas- Origin and Significance

Content: Mahavidyas Manidweep Origin of Mahavidyas Relation with Tantra Names of Mahavidyas Kali Tara TripuraSundari Bhuvaneshwari Chinnamasta Bhairavi Dhumavati Baglamukhi Matangi Kamala Mahavidyas-Ten Divine Wisdoms Mahvidyas are ten different aspects of AdiShakti, representing ten different cosmic personalities and qualities. They are Tantric Goddesses and are of utmost importance in the Shakta tradition. All Mahavidyas have …

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Vindhyavasini Devi -Sister of Krishna

Contents: Vindhyavasini Devi Birth of Vindhyavasini Reason behind her birth Vindhyavasini Temple   Vindhyavasini Devi Vindhyavasini Devi , is one of the manifestation of Goddess Durga. She is also called Yogmaya, and known as the sister of Vasudev Krishna and Balram. It is believed that she lives in Vindhyachal with her full energy in her …

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Temples in Vindhyachal -History and Importance

Contents Importance of Vindhyachal How to Reach Vindhyachal Places to Visit Vindhyavasini Ashtabhuja Devi Mahakali Mandir Other spiritual places Importance of Vindhyachal Vindhyachal is a city in Meerjapur district of Uttar Pradesh. It is located at a distance of 63km from the holy city of Varanasi. Vindhyachal is a major pilgrimage famous for the temples …

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Durgashtakam -Lyrics and meaning

Durga Ashtakam praises the qualities of Devi Durga in her nine divine manifestation .Recitation of these verses is very helpful to calm the mind and get relief from normal migraine and headache. durgashtakam lyrics 1. Katyayani Mahamaye Khadgabanadhanurdhari Khadgadharini Chandi Durgadevi Namostute कात्यायनि महामाये खड्गबाण धनुधरि खड्ग धारिणि चण्डि दुर्गा देवि नमोऽस्तुते (1) Sri Durga …

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Nine forms of Durga

navratri The term Navaratri basically means nine nights. Navaratri is the time in the year when we get to experience inner rest and mental peace through fasting meditation and prayers. Connecting with the divine feminine during this period of time invokes positive quality within us. Significance of Navratri Devi is worshipped in nine forms known …

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