I Admire the Goddess Durga

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    Laughing Durga Slew The Buffalo Demon

    Ray Harryhausen's Kali, from The Golden Voyage of Sinbad, 1973 For decades I've had a fondness for images of Durga--without knowing what I was seeing. There was something extremely compelling about the many armed figure that Ray Harryhausen created for The Golden Voyage of...
    warmwhisper warmwhisper
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 4, 2010

    Hindu Goddess

    I am fascinated by Hinduism. I admire the complexity of their mythologies. The goddess Durga, for example, is considered a form of the goddess Devi. The Hindu gods have "avatars" or other incarnations they appear as. I admire Durga, I admire the Hindu faith. I really...
    Kailasa Kailasa
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Nov 22, 2007

    Inspiration

    I guess I'm not really RELIGIOUS, but I would definitely consider myself spiritual. Always on the quest to find a little piece of spirituality in my local Chewie's West store, I found this cool little statue of this fierce-looking (yet gourgeous) chick with all of these arms...
    suzer suzer
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 26, 2007

    She Has A Precious Namesake....

    I joined this group because I have a very good friend from India that named his daughter Durga.  She is still a preschooler but I can already tell she is going to be "a mover and a shaker" in this world.  The intelligence she is already exhibiting is amazing...
    silentwellofsorrow silentwellofsorrow
    41-45, F
    Apr 7, 2010
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