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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Return to Book Page. Preview — Kali by Elizabeth U. The great Hindu Goddess Kali the Black Goddess of Dakshineshwar, is certainly the perfect Goddess for this time of such upheaval goedess the world. She is blacker than your blackest ego and she goddwss skulls as she destroys everything in you that is ego-created and an obstacle to being your best and highest Self.
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 upheaval in the world. And only when each one of us grows in this way, do we stand a chance thd be the solution our world longs for.
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Elizabeth Harding, who wrote Kali the Black Goddess of Dakshineshwar, is a devotee of this incredible goddess and everything you could want to know about the black goddess is contained in this powerful book.
This is an inspiring book written by an author with tremendous insight into this revered goddess Kali. Gofdess reveals the intricacies of Kali the Black goddess and, as the mystery unfolds, you?
Elizabeth Harding truly does transport you to India and to the places of profound worship of this amazing Goddess Kali. Elizabeth Harding has an amazing way of revealing the magic of this amazing Hindu Goddess Kali.
Paperbackpages. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about Kaliplease sign up. Lists with This Book. Sep 26, Avanthika added it. She is as dark as our ego, as black basalt as our desires.
She stands on her husband Bhairav’s chest, as Bhairavi. She wears a garland of severed heads. Her one hand blesses and offers boons to devotees. Her other hand holds another severed head, probably rakthabija’s.
She emphasizes terror, but also reassures tenderness. Kali’s story is as amazing as her personality traits. She fights her first war, and nothing is left for her to kill. She is blood-intoxicated and smashes already dead d Mahakali.
She is blood-intoxicated and smashes already dead demons again and again. Only one can control and stop her – Shiva. He silently enters the battlefield and lies down among corpses, motionless. She walks here and there, and she finds herself stepping over a handsome man with the ash’s smell she is well aware of. Like every Indian wife, she feels guilty.
Kali stretches out her blood colored tongue in shame, and destruction comes to an end. Everything you want to know about the mystic goddess is there in this book. Mar 14, Anna rated it it was amazing.
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 immediately made me wanting to visit the Dakshineswar Temple, as it’s so well-written and educative that I felt like walking on the stairs of the Temple and seeing the altar with my own eyes. A very recommended read to everybody who’s interested in the Goddess blaci, Kali M 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.
Kali: The Black Goddess of Dakshineswar by Elizabeth U. Harding
A very recommended read to bblack who’s interested in the Goddess worship, Kali Ma, as well as Hinduism in general and the lives of those holy people who’s great help made the existence of this temple possible. Aug 14, Henrik rated it it was ok. 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.
Informative if you want a detailed description of how she is worshipped and by whom, I guess. Feb 08, Drew Hoffman rated it it was amazing. Presenting indispensable views of the Hindu Mother Goddess from a variety of devotees, gurus, and others whose lives have been touched by Her, “Kali: The Black Goddess of Dakshineswar” is definitely one of my favorite books on the subject and one I re-visit time and time again.
Mar 06, Cicely rated it it was amazing. I had read this as I then later attended a Kali Mandir in Laguna Beach, which in itself was a wonderful experience. Jan 28, Mohit Misra rated it really liked it. This book gives you an excellent explanation of the Goddess Kali or Ma. A very dashineswar read for all who want to expand there knowledge of god. Sep 02, Rachel rated it it was amazing. Can’t fault it for how informative it is. Chris Feldman rated it it was amazing Jul 27, Revania rated it did not like it Aug 12, Dimka rated it it was amazing Jun 16, Elizabeth Putnat rated it really liked it Nov 01, Howard Getz rated it it was amazing Apr 18, Oya Amakisi rated it it was amazing Aug 09, Tameca rated it really liked it Apr 11, Newt rated it it was amazing Jul 29, Fiona rated it liked it Oct 25, Asrik rated it it dakshineewar ok Apr 18, Deryn rated it it was amazing Jan 11, Simi Bignall rated it really liked it Oct 22, Pixiepluperfect rated it it was amazing Nov 18, Laura rated it it was amazing Feb 17, Monica rated it it was amazing Feb 08, Lara rated it really liked it Jun 28, Brianne Kane rated it really liked dakshinwswar Mar 17, Laura rated it it was amazing Apr 20, Shabazz Pizazz rated it it was amazing Aug 05, Gabe Wright rated it liked it Dec 25, Jess rated it really liked it Feb 10, Kali rated it really liked it Feb iali, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
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