Monday, July 09, 2007

Meaning of Durga

In Sanskrit language Durga means " who is incomprehensible or difficult to reach ." Goddess Durga is treated or believed as a form of Shakti worshipped for her grace as well as terrifying aspect. Mother of the Universe, she represents the infinite power of the universe and is a symbol of a the material manifestation in the world. she is another form of energy (shakti). Durga, is a beautiful warrior often seated on a tiger(some times on a lion), is the first appearance of the great goddess. She is also worshipped with many other names, such as Parvati, Ambika, and Kali. She is more relegiously worshipped in bengal and karnataka states of India. In nepal and sikkim also worship durga maata(mother). North eastern regions of india worship mother goddess durga more relegiously.

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