Kalika Purana (Text, Introduction and English Trans. with Shloka Index) [ Biswanarayan Shastri] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Sanskrit text is followed by a faithful English translation. The work is K. R. Vankooji’s worship of Goddess According to the Kalika-purana was consulted. of goddess Durga follows the Kalika Purana. The ‘Dhyina* of mother goddess Kamakhya accord ing to the Kalika Purana is as follows: *. The deity has three.

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The rules of pusya-snana ceremonial bath on the day when the star pusya falls Notify me when this item is available. The Kalika-purana was composed in Kamarupa Assam in late ninth century.

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Places of pilgrimage rnglish Kamarupa Description of Creation The glory of Kamakhya Description of the glory of Jalpisa-pitha Wilson in the preface to his English translation of the Visnupurana observed thus: Colebrooke in his edition of the Amarakosa states on pancalaksana.

It is a late work, states Hazra, by Nibandha writers regarding Shakti worship. Ritual procedure of Mahamaya Removal of sufferings of Puranaa The Puranas for the ages have been the mines not only or mythology and cosmic theory of creation and destruction of the world but also the fountain head of hopes and ideals for the society, strength and inspiration of the people.


Though technically an upa-purana, it is called Kalika-purana or Kali-purana, composed to kaoika the cult of Sakti, particularly the worship of the mother Goddess Kamakhya.

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Kzlika significance of the saying may be traced in the fact that the oral tradition of the puranas is as old, or even older than the Vedas. The story of the page Kapota and Citrangada The Prayer of Mahamaya by Brahma 20 6.

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Levitt in a recent paper has made an attempt to give a new meaning to the term panca-laksana given by Amarasimha. Thus these two categories of puranas or mahapuranas and upapuranas constitute kali,a bulk of the purana literature, to which later on were added sthalapuranas or sthalamahatmyas, the third category, which have no distinct features except their dealing with some local legends or deities.