Monthly Archive:: September 2014

Durga Puja is primarily the celebration to worship the Mother Goddess Durga, wherein puja means ‘to worship’. Durga Goddess Durga is the embodiment of Energy – ‘Shakti’ – the eternal, potent, ethereal cosmic energy which governs and regulates the whole universe, the celestial bodies and the material world. She is the universal Mother who ‘wombed’ the cosmos, and is the personified power and energy of God – ‘Purusha’, in female form – Prakriti’. Prakriti is to Purusha, as ‘combustibility is to fire’, or ‘verb’ is to ‘noun’; the active omnipresent ‘Energy’ of God which was never created, nor will ever finish up. From the ancient Indian scriptures, especially the ‘Durga-Saptashati’, it is quite evident that, Durga is one of the most important and powerful deities [&hellip

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