Daily Archives: August 7, 2006

The circle of mAtR^i-s

The mighty bhairava stands in the midst of the circle of eight mothers (He is invoked by the formula: skhAM skhIM skhauM mahAbhairavAya namaH||). On either side of the mothers are positioned the roaring vIrabhadra who emerged from the hair … Continue reading

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