The Navdurgas Day 8 – Day 927

By 8 October, 2016Uncategorized
Devi Mahagauri

Devi Mahagauri

Devi Mahagauri: According to Hindu mythologies, the Goddess Shailputri at the age of sixteen was extremely beautiful and blessed with a fair complexion. Due to her extremely fair complexion, she was known as Goddess Mahagauri.

Day of worship: 8th day of Navratri

Governing planet: Rahu

Mantra: Om Devi MahagauryaiNamah ॐदेवीमहागौर्यैनम

Iconography: She rides the bull, just like Goddess Shailputri. She has four arms, holding a Trishul in one of her right hands and depicts the Abhayamudra with the other right hand. She carries a Damaru in one left hand and depicts the Varadamudra in her other left hand.

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