Hindu Gods

Goddess Durga – Facts, Meaning, Iconography, Symbolism – Warrior For All Ages

“सर्वमङ्गलमङ्गल्ये शिवे सर्वार्थसाधिके। शरण्ये त्र्यम्बके गौरि नारायणि नमोऽस्तु ते॥” India is by large a patriarchal society. Today we don’t even let the women in our armed forces carry weapons. But once upon a time in primordial India, Mahishasura (the king of demons) gained a tricky boon from lord Shiva. He could neither be killed by […]