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Mar 28, 2017
Durga Saptashati: How a centuries-old epic shaped the spiritual backbone of NavratriOne of the integral parts of Navratri is the recitation of a centuries old text called the Durga Saptashati or the Devi Mahatamya. The Saptashati (700 verses) has influenced what we know today of Goddess Durga
Oct 11, 2016
Navratri special: Why Indian households need to reimagine the kumari pujaWhen the ritual of kumari puja was started by Ramakrishna Paramhansa, it was meant to reinforce the essential divinity of the girl child. It is critical that this association is reimagined and refurbished in the current context to make it relevant.
Oct 11, 2016
Navratri special: Even in contemporary times, the Durga Saptashati offers us much to learnDurga Saptashati is a composition that weaves in many basic tenets of life and spiritual thought in its narrative. This piece of poetry with its engaging narration and vivid imagery could suggest these tenets to those for whom the arcane and pithy language of the Upanishads was inaccessible. Some of the takeaways relevant for our times are discussed here.
Oct 10, 2016
Navratri special: How the Durga Saptashati shaped our knowledge of the goddessOne of the integral parts of Navratri is the recitation of a centuries old text called the Durga Saptashati or the Devi Mahatamya. The Saptashati (700 verses) has influenced what we know today of Goddess Durga