Durga

Durga is a major Hindu goddess, worshipped as a principal aspect of the mother goddess Mahadevi. She is associated with protection, strength, motherhood, destruction, and wars. Durga's legend centres... Wikipedia

  • Other names:  Mahishasura Mardini, Marikamba, Bhavani, Devi Maa, Mata Rani, Adi Shakti
  • Affiliation:  Mahadevi, Devi
  • Abode:  Manidvipa
  • Mantra:  Om Shree Durgayai Namah
  • Weapon:  Chakra (discus), Shankha (conch shell), Trishula (trident), Gada (mace), Bow and Arrow, Khanda (sword) and Shield, Ghanta (bell)
  • Mount:  Lion and Tiger
  • Texts:  Devi-Bhagavata Purana, Devi Mahatmya
  • Festivals:  Durga Puja, Durga Ashtami, Navaratri, Vijayadashami
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