This book looks at our religion and spirituality from a historical viewpoint. Many traditions attach great importance to the feminine dimension of the Divine. It is She who is said to give liberation, spiritual rebirth, that is to say Union with the Self.
When you read this Devi Mahatmyam, you will feel the joy, the power and the wonder of the Divine Mother. At its simplest level, the Devi Mahatmyam is the battle between good and evil. But on that battlefield, the majesty of the Mother Goddess should not be underestimated.
The author, still a boy, had the good fortune of meeting Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi, the Divine Mother. His entire life was transformed by the encounter. The book presents a selection of his original photographs and a collection of his personal diaries that covers thirty years of the most important moments spent in Her presence.
Amar Chitra Katha brings together stories of seven goddesses from the Puranas, folklore and the Devi Bhagavata. Endowed with strength, grace and courage, these goddesses show us the power of being a woman.
This book considers visions in the literature of medieval Europe with particular reference to visions that can be considered to be of the Divine Feminine in a variety of forms including Wisdom (Sapientia), Philosophia and Natura amongst others.