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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To see what your vakshineswar thought of this book, please sign up. A very recommended read to everybody who’s interested in the Goddess worship, 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. A very good read for all who want to expand there knowledge of god.
My library Help Advanced Book Search. 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 a living story, and one of inspiration. You get an insight into mystics who attained God by worshipping Kali, and read about the Godman Sri Ramakrishna, who lived and worshipped the live image of Kali at the Dakshineswar Kali Temple.
Kali stretches out her blood colored tongue in shame, and destruction comes to an end. 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. She emphasizes terror, but also reassures tenderness. Want to Read saving…. Revania rated it did not like it Aug 12, Oya Amakisi rated it it was amazing Aug 09, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The compilation by Elizabeth U.
Harding Limited preview – Chris Feldman rated it it was amazing Jul 27, Selected pages Title Page. She stands on her husband Bhairav’s chest, as Bhairavi. Dimka rated it it was amazing Jun 16, Shabazz Pizazz rated it it was amazing Aug 05, I got this book for my birthday, after trying to put my dakshineswra 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.
Harding reveals the intricacies of Kali the Black goddess and, as the mystery unfolds, you? He silently enters the battlefield and lies daksyineswar among corpses, motionless.
The concept of the Mother Goddess in the West–the meek, ever-loving, patiently suffering female–is very different than the image of Kali in the Hindu pantheon. When u read the book you can feel the the presence of your self at Dakshineshwar Temple She is blood-intoxicated and smashes already dead d Mahakali.
Only one can control and stop her – Shiva. Jan 28, Mohit Misra rated it really liked it. Return to Book Page. And only when each one of us grows in this way, do we stand a chance to be the solution our world longs for.
Informative if you want a detailed description of how she is worshipped and by whom, I guess. This book gives you an excellent explanation of the Goddess Kali or Ma. A very recommended read to everybody 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 hte possible.
Feb 08, Drew Hoffman rated it it was amazing. User Review – Flag as inappropriate lovely book 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 Daksuineswar, is certainly the perfect Goddess for this time of such upheaval in the world. She is as dark as our ego, as black basalt as our desires.