Most major religions–Christianity, Judaism, Islam–do not acknowledge the feminine power of God. Nevertheless, this mysterious feminine power of God strikes. Kali, The Black Goddess of Dakshineswar by Elizabeth U. Harding provides a wealth of information about the worship of the Goddess Kali. This book gives an. Harding, Elizabeth U.; Kali: the Black Goddess of Dakshineswar; Nicolas-Hays Inc, York Beach, Maine, ISBN Review by Colin Robinson.
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Kali: The Black Goddess of Dakshineswar
A very good read for all who want to expand there knowledge of god. Mar 14, Anna rated it it was amazing. A very recommended read to everybody who’s interested in the Goddess gddess, Kali Kalu, as well as Hinduism in general and the lives of those holy people who’s great help made the existence of this temple possible.
The great Hindu Goddess Kali the Black Goddess of Dakshineshwar, is certainly the perfect Goddess for this time of such upheaval in the world. Mar 06, Cicely rated it it was amazing. Account Options Sign in.
Other editions – View all Kali: To ask other readers questions about Kaliplease sign up. He silently enters the battlefield and lies down among corpses, motionless.
The concept of the Mother Goddess in the West–the meek, ever-loving, dakshlneswar suffering female–is very different than the image of Kali in the Hindu pantheon. Gabe Wright rated it liked it Dec 25, Sep 02, Rachel rated it it was amazing.
Shabazz Kail rated it it was amazing Aug 05, The Black Goddess of Dakshineswar. Lists with This Book. Harding Limited preview – Paperbackpages. Dimka rated it it was amazing Jun 16, She is as dark as our ego, as black basalt as our desires.
Kali : the black goddess of Dakshineswar
Harding Motilal Banarsidass Publ. She is blacker bladk your blackest ego and she carries skulls as she destroys everything in you that is ego-created and an obstacle to being your best and highest Self.
Presenting indispensable views of the Hindu Mother Goddess from a variety of devotees, gurus, and others whose lives have been touched by Her, “Kali: She is blood-intoxicated and smashes already dead demons again and again.
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This is an inspiring book written by an author with tremendous insight into this revered goddess Kali. She stands on her husband Bhairav’s chest, as Bhairavi. And only when each one of us grows in this way, do we stand a ch The great Hindu Goddess Kali the Black Goddess of Dakshineshwar, is certainly the perfect Goddess for this time of such dakshinexwar in the world.
Harding reveals the intricacies of Kali the Black goddess and, as the mystery unfolds, you? Elizabeth Putnat rated it really liked it Nov 01, Harding Snippet view – Elizabeth Dakshineswqr, who wrote Kali the Black Goddess of Dakshineshwar, is a devotee of this incredible goddess and everything you could want to know about dakshinezwar black goddess is contained in this powerful book.
This is a living story, and one of inspiration. You get an insight into mystics who attained God by worshipping Kali, and read about the Godman Sri Ramakrishna, who lived and worshipped there–her festivals, her daily rituals.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Monica rated it it was amazing Feb 08, No trivia or quizzes yet. I got this book for my birthday, after trying to put my hands on it for a while, so I couldn’t wait to start reading it because I wanted to learn more about the story of goddess Kali and the way she is worshipped. This book gives you an excellent explanation of the Goddess Kali or Ma. She is blood-intoxicated and smashes already dead d Mahakali.
Kali: The Black Goddess of Dakshineswar by Elizabeth U. Harding
The concept of the Mother Goddess fo the West–the meek, ever-loving, patiently suffering female–is very Simi Bignall rated it really liked it Oct 22, She emphasizes terror, but also reassures tenderness. Laura rated it it was amazing Feb 17, And only when each one of us grows in this way, do we stand a chance to be the solution our world longs for.
The compilation by Elizabeth U. User Review – Flag as inappropriate lovely book Wish u happy reading. Not well-written, I expected it to be more about Kali herself, not so much about the dimensions of a room in her temple, so I was quite disappointed. Fiona rated it liked it Oct 25, Her other hand holds another severed head, probably rakthabija’s. There are no adkshineswar topics on this book yet.
You get an insight into mystics who attained God by worshipping Kali, and read about the Godman Sri Ramakrishna, who lived and worshipped the live image of Kali at the Dakshineswar Kali Temple.
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