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I Admire the Goddess Durga

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    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 16-18, F 2 Responses Nov 22, 2007

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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

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    Another Durga Puja festival coming up.

    The shops are crowded with people buying clothes and other gift items .Some people may have already booked tickets for the holidays.Those who don't like crowds are better indoors.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F Aug 7

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    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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    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

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