Is Bagalamukhi Parvati's different incarnation or other form of
Goddess Bagalamukhi is one among the 10 Mahavidyas ( Great Knowledge or Vidya). She is the 8th Mahavidya. When a spiritual aspirant's gross BhogasprihA (desire for pleasures) have been destroyed, Goddess Bagala appears to destroy the inner or the subtle BhogasprihA. And, the symbol of ...
What exactly is the purpose of this yantra?
First, we need to know what the purpose of a Yantra in general is.
In Hinduism, although the God is essentially stated to be Nirguna, but Saguna worship is mainly recommended, as worshipping the form-less is basically an impossible task.
And, for that purpose, symbols (Pratik) are introduced in various ...