Durga: In all her glory!
In different avatars, she is known by different names. Kali. Durga. Maa.
Durga’s earliest appearance is that of a destroyer of evil forces. she has been worshipped by devotional movements and tantric sects variously as the Divine Mother, Mother of the Universe, Adi Shakti, or Adi Parashakti. Shakta Hindu and Tantric sects additionally worship her as the ultimate reality or Brahman. She is also seen as the divine protector and the one who bestows moksha, or liberation. Durga is often portrayed as destroying an ‘asura’ while mounted on a lion. Durga is worshipped by Hindus throughout India especially in Kolkata and suburbs.
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