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Was it Parvati who became Durga?

Narayana (Vishnu) says to Virabhadra in Brahmanda Purana.: “ekaiva shaktiH parameshvarasya | bhinnA chaturdhA viniyogakAle | bhoge bhavAnI samareShu durgA | kopeShu kALI puruSheshu viShNuH |” “The ...
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Any sloka/strota to improve my skills?

Practice makes a man perfect. Do it till you are perfect. There is no shortcut for hard work. B.G. 2.47.: कर्मण्येवाधिकारस्ते मा फलेषु कदाचन । मा कर्मफलहेतुर्भूर्मा ते सङ्गोऽस्त्वकर्मणि ॥ ४७ ॥ You ...
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Hindu Symbolism Of Kali Maa Earrings

The symbology of Ma Kali is described by Swami Chetananda here: https://kalimandir.org/is-kali-terrible/ The 2 babies as her earrings suggest that the Ma's devotees are childlike.

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