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The significance of Goddess Deivanai and Valli to Lord Murugan

  • 27 Dec 2018
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The worship of Lord Murugan and his consort, Goddess Valli and Goddess Deivanai is famous among Tamil communities from around the world. There are many legends surrounding the union of Murugan and both Goddesses. 

READ: How Did Murugan And Valli First Meet?


According to ancient scriptures, the three fundamental forces that form the universe are from Goddess Valli, Goddess Deivanai and Lord Murugan respectively. Goddess Valli represents the Ichcha Sakti (power of the mind), Kriya Sakti (power of the senses) is Goddess Deivanai and Vel embodies the Jnana Sakti (power of intellect). 

READ: The Story Behind The Union Of Lord Murugan And Deivanai

Watch the following interview with Dr.Kartheges Ponniah, who provides us more insight on Goddess Deivanai, Goddess Valli and Lord Murugan

 
 

Picture Credit: Cinema Chaat 

 



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