Women and girls are celebrated and all agricultural activity is stopped to let nature rejuvenate.
As the goddess associated with the perhaps the biggest Indian festival — Diwali — this seems a timely moment to deepen our understanding of Lakshmi, and all that she represents.
The girls dress up as Kumari and are pre-pubescent girls thought to be earthly incarnations of divine feminine energy, manifestations of the goddess known as Taleju, the Nepalese name for Durga
The Sri Chottanikkara Bhagavathy temple, situated in Ernakulam, Kerala, is not merely a Hindu shrine of worship, but a place of 'exorcism' and healing
A Mumbai-based photographer has released a photo-series that compares Indian women to the Indian goddess, to reveal our double standards.
Goddess Kali took over New York City last week, quite literally and it's breathtaking!
The Ahmedabad School Board has whipped up a controversy with its circular asking all schools to hold 'Saraswati Vandana' on Vasant Panchami on Saturday
VHP responding to misdeeds of some missionaries by trying to introduce Hindu symbols into a missionary school is a way of flexing muscle.
A new public awareness campaign is making waves for portraying Lakshmi, Saraswati and Durga as victims of domestic violence. It does great disservice to both our goddesses and our women.