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- Brigid - The Goddess of Imbolc and Celtic Europe
- Celtic Myth | Ireland | Britain | Christianity | A Myth The Pagan goddess Brigid is perhaps one of the oldest goddesses of Celtic Europe still recognized and worshipped. In fact, until the mid-twentieth century in Scotland, she was still welcomed in at Imbolc...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
- The Goddess
- Although often depicted as a woman, she is none, and she is all of them. "I am every woman!" And every woman is the Goddess. She is the mystery of the life-giving and life-taking rhythm of nature, the great void and well of endless possibilities....
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
- Baba Yaga: A Demon or A Goddess?
- Growing up in Kiev, Ukraine, I loved reading and listening to fairy tales. These stories, filled with Slavic flavor, were opening up a new world for me, a world where one is to learn lessons and always to succeed, a world in which no matter how many hardships...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
- Aphrodite: Goddess of Love and Beauty
- The goddess of beauty and love was formed out of the foam that was created when Uranus’s castrated genitals were thrown out of the sea of Paphos near Cyprus by the Titan Cronus.
Deities & Heros >> Greek
- The Ancient Goddess Barbi: Historical Views from the Year 5000
- (Author's Note: Read this only if you consider laughter a sincere form of worship!) In the year 5000, historians will seek to patch together traces of the past, to discover what life was like in today's current era. Here's one humorous view of what they might...
Paganism & Wicca >> Humor
- The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
- Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Hindu Goddess is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Hindu Goddess books and related discussion.
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- FEMININE DIVINITY IN HINDUISM:
- Hindus conceive of God both as father and mother. Lord Krishna declares in the Bhagavad Gita: Pitaham asya jagato,. Mata dhata pitamaha.
- THE HISTORY OF INDIAN WOMEN: HINDUISM AT CROSSROADS
- Kama the love-god was the Indian version of cupid, a handsome man with .. She is the quintessential core form of every Hindu Goddess.
- ASANA NAMES AND HINDU GODS AND SAGES
- ASANA NAMES AND HINDU GODS AND SAGES. By Richard Rosen. Traditional yoga manuals didn't name asanas after deities or sages.
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- Honoring Laxmi, the Hindu Goddess of Wealth
- By Barbara de Souza MacMath Trumbull resident, Saraswati Salankar, performing the annual Varalakshmi Puja ceremony to honor Laxmi, the Hindu goddess of wealth and prosperity. This year, the Varalakshmi Puja day fell on Aug. 12.
- 'Supernatural' Creator Adapting 'Deadman' Comic for the CW
- Trapped in spirit form, Brand is given the ability to possess the bodies of the living by the (fictional) Hindu goddess Rama Kushna – so that he may walk the earth to solve the mystery of, and avenge, his untimely death.
- The idol-makers of Kumartoli, India
- Artisans work on clay statues of the Hindu goddess Durga. An artisan works on a statue of the Hindu goddess Durga. AFP photographer Dibyangshu Sarkar paid a visit to Kumartoli, the village of the idol-makers in the Indian city of Kolkata.
- I-Banks Hope Diwali Season Will Perk Up Share Sales
- Markets have traditionally risen during the September-November festival season, especially on account of Diwali, when the Hindu goddess of wealth Lakshmi is worshipped. This is considered a good time for buying durable consumer goods and shares.
- Lessons Learned From Everyday Goddesses
- When I first approached Jodie Evans and Dana Balicki from the political organization Code Pink about a portrait, Jodie immediately identified with the fierce Hindu Goddess Kali.
Suggested Web Resources
- Devi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Goddess worship is an integral part of Hinduism. Devi is, quintessentially, the core form of every Hindu Goddess.
- Hindu deities - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Such an incarnation of God is called an avatar, or avatāra.
- Hindu Goddesses - iloveindia.com
- This article contains information about Hindu Goddesses. Know more about Goddess / Deity in Hindu religion/ Dharma.
- Hindu Goddesses - ReligionFacts
- Jan 27, 2005 Hindu goddesses: Complete guide to the Great Goddess and the major goddesses of Hinduism, including Parvati, Lakshmi, Durga and Kali.