THE HINDU PANTHEON

THE COSMIC TRINITY Surya, god of Energy. Agni, god of Fire. Vayu, god of Air. THE HINDU TRINITY The Creator, his manifestations and his family Brahma, creator of the universe Saraswati, his consort, goddess of learning Swan, Saraswati’s vehicle   The...

Hindu Goddess Maa Durga

In Hinduism, the goddess Durga (”the inaccessible” or “the invincible”) or Maa Durga (Mother Durga) “one who can redeem in situations of utmost distress”. Durga is a form of Devi, the supremely radiant goddess, a superheroine depicted as having 10 arms, riding a lion...

Hindu Festival Navratri

The longest Hindu festival that continues for nine consecutive nights following the day of the new moon in Ashwin, in praise of Lord Rama. Continuous chanting from the Ramayana, along with evening performances from the episodes of His life, is held for all nine days....