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Would it be considered culturally appropriate, from either a Hindu or Nepalese perspective, to situate a figure of the Goddess Uma in a bedroom or would this be considered taboo?

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    Every entity has certain energies associated with it, think of having kitchen or store room within the bedroom....does that make sense??? No, so common sense says either don't have it or if you really want to have it follow the rules and regulations properly. – Just_Do_It Nov 22 '18 at 20:40
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    @Just_Do_It as per which rules? – Rakesh Joshi Nov 22 '18 at 23:29
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    If you are going through Bhakti Yoga perspective then you can abandon all other rules (sarva dharmaan parityejjya...). So out of love for mother you can keep. Can't you keep photo of your mother everywhere? Will mother be angry? No, she shall see your love. But if you are going through other perspectives like applying mantras in photo, tantric rituals, or doing for specific purpose then you must follow all rules strictly.. because in this aspect you are seeing first deity then only mother... but in Bhakti yoga perspective you see mother then only deity... – Tejaswee Nov 23 '18 at 1:55
  • Gods photos are not recommended to be kept in bedrooms whr husband and wife spends the night .. The people who spoke such lines and the people who lived around his time must hv also followed such rules... @Tejaswee – Rickross Nov 23 '18 at 6:42
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    @Rickross 😂😂 This is the beauty of changing name.... – Tejaswee Nov 23 '18 at 14:10

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