Maa Durga Photo HD
Goddess Durga is the chief goddess of Hindus who are also called Devi and Shakti. She is the main goddess of the Shakt sect. She is compared to Param Brahma. Durga has been described as Adi Shakti, prime nature, Mother of wisdom, and free from all evils. She is protecting and welfare of darkness and ignorance demons. Hindus have the belief that she destroy the monstrous powers that strike peace, prosperity and religion.
A very powerful monster born in the clan of Hiranyaksha, who was the son of Ruru, whose name was Durgamasur. All the gods were scared from Durgamasur. He surrounded Indra’s city Amravati. Deities became inferior to power, and consequently they decided to leave the heaven. They run away towards the mountains and caves and hid in the caves and began worshiping Ambika to get help of Adi Shakti. Goddess manifested and blessed the gods for being fearless. An envoy told Durgamasur all these saga and the matter of taking the incarnation of the protector of the Gods is somewhere. Durgamasur became angry and started to take all his weapons and his army together for the war. There was a fierce battle and the Goddess destroyed all his army, including Durgamasur. From then the goddess to be called Durga.
The nine-day festival of Navaratri is celebrated with great enthusiasm throughout India for special worship of Goddess Durga. Navratri comes four times in a year. On the first day, goddess Ambika is sitting in the house with the installation of Navratri “ghat”. Night is celebrated in Jagrata or Jagaran of Mata Rani.
Durga is a divine female warrior riding on a lion. Mahishasur Mardini in a fearless form on the lion, which is known as Abhay Mudra. Giving assurance of free from all fear Jagatmata tells all her devotees: “Dedicate faith on me, I will save you from all the troubles. Goddess Durga has been described as having eight or ten hands. These 8 hands represent directions in Hindu religion. She protects his devotees from problems that comes from different directions.
Devi Durga is depicted as a fearless woman riding on a lion. Maa Durga is associated with eight arms. Each arm is holding deadly weapon. She killed Mahishasur demon king. In Hindu texts, she is described as the wife of Lord Shiva. Those Jyotirlingas which have established the Goddess Durga are called Sidhpiths. All the resolutions done there are fulfilled.
Goddess Durga gained all her powers from each and every god to kill demon Mahishasur. She get face from lord Shiva, 10 arms from Vishnu and feet from Brahma.
Mahishasur king of demons was the son of Rambhasur, who was very powerful. According to legend, Mahishasura was born with a combination of male and female (buffalo). That is why he was called Mahishasur. According to his wish, he could have taken the form of a buffalo and a man.
With the desire to become immortal, he performed a very difficult penance to please lord Brahma. Brahmaji was pleased with his devotion and They blessed him to ask for a blessing. Mahishasur asked him to be immortal. Brahma ji said that the birth of a living being is decided to die. You should ask some other boon. Mahishasura thought a lot and then said – You bless me that none of the Gods, Asur and humans can kill me. I die by the hand of a woman. Brahmaji blessed him with boon.
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Maa Durga photo portrayed in different stance. But all maa Durga images are designed with lion. In some picture lion shown in sitting stance and in other it is shown standing.
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