Meaning Of Durga

Meaning Of Durga :-

Durga is perhaps the most widely worshiped deity of Shakti. Maa Durga’s divine characterization include entire Devibhagavatham is dedicated to her. Durga means one who is difficult to approach. However since she is the mother of universe she is the personification of tender love, wealth, power, beauty and all virtues.

* Implications Of The Idol :-The complete image of Goddess Durga represent destruction of evil and protection of good and reflects the point that in order to become divine one should keep one’s animal instincts under control. Thus, by worshiping Durga the idea of ruthless destruction is invoked to annihilate all the desires and unfold divinity.

* Its Connotation :-ln Bengal, Goddess Durga is worshiped for nine days. In South India, an altar decorated with a stepped platform and filled with small images of gods, animals,birds,and other beings, animate and inanimate, is worshiped for nine days. This altar is known as the Kolu. People re-dedicate themselves to their profession. On this day, a child also begins to learn the alphabet in a ceremony known as aksarabhyasa. This day marks the beginning of any type of learning. One offers gifts to one’s teachers, seeks their blessings,and prays for success in one’s new endeavors.

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Though the river is vast, a little sip quenches your thirst. Though Earth has so much food, justa little bite satisfies your hunger. All that you need are teeny tiny bits. Accept a teeny tiny bit of everything in life, that will bring you fulfillment. Tonight go to bed feeling that you are satisfied, taking a teeny tiny part of divinity with you.

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The essence of true success is what you make of yourself. It is the conduct of life that you develop, it is the character that you cultivate and it is the type of person you become. This is the central meaning of successful living.

Om Namah Shivay

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