Navdurga - Nine Goddesses of Navratri

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Navdurga - 9 Avatars of Goddess Durga
Navdurga which means Nine Durga is the manifestation of Durga in nine different forms. The concept of Navdurga originates from Goddess Parvati. Conceptually Navdurga is the life phase of Goddess Parvati who is considered supreme power among all Goddesses. Navdurga are worshipped during all Four Navrati in the year.

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Devi Siddhidatri

Goddess Siddhidatri In the beginning of the universe Lord Rudra worshipped Adi-Parashakti for creation. It is believed that Goddess Adi-Parashakti had …
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Devi Kushmanda

Goddess Kushmanda After taking form of Siddhidatri, Goddess Parvati started living inside the center of the Sun so that He can liberate energy to …
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Devi Brahmacharini

Goddess Brahmacharini After Kushmanda form, Goddess Parvati took birth at the home of Daksha Prajapati. In this form the Goddess Parvati was a great …
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Devi Shailputri

Goddess Shailputri After the self-immolation as Goddess Sati, Goddess Parvati took birth as the daughter of Lord Himalaya. In Sanskrit Shail means …
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Devi Mahagauri

Goddess Mahagauri According to Hindu mythologies, the Goddess Shailputri at the age of sixteen was extremely beautiful and was blessed with fair …
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Devi Chandraghanta

Goddess Chandraghanta Goddess Chandraghanta is the married form the Goddess Parvati. After getting married to Lord Shiva Goddess Mahagauri started …
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Devi Skandamata

Goddess Skandamata When Goddess became the mother of Lord Skanda (also known as Lord Kartikeya), Mata Parvati was known with the name of Goddess …
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Devi Katyayani

Goddess Katyayani To destroy demon Mahishasura, Goddess Parvati took the form of Goddess Katyayani. It was the most violent form of Goddess Parvati …
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Devi Kalaratri

Goddess Kalaratri When the Goddess Parvati removed outer golden skin to kill demons named Shumbha and Nishumbha, She was known as Goddess Kalaratri …
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