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Navashaktis

  Navashaktis is the generic name of a group of Hindu goddesses, the nine mataras or mothers. In southern India they a considered virgin goddesses and are held in higher esteem than the comparable group of saptamataras. A.G.H. Source: Jordan, Michael, Encyclopedia of Gods, New York, Facts On File, Inc. 1993, p. 179

 


Navashaktis is the generic name of a group of Hindu goddesses, the nine mataras or mothers. In southern India they a considered virgin goddesses and are held in higher esteem than the comparable group of saptamatarasA.G.H.


Source:

Jordan, Michael, Encyclopedia of Gods, New York, Facts On File, Inc. 1993, p. 179