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When I read all these details about Kali, Parvati and Laxmi and invoking their attributes to deal with whatever affliction, or concept is being looked into I always wonder aren't there similar figures in Christianity, Greek mythology, Norse and Irish folklore? I would be surprised if they are not. As a Hindu my pride into the tradition I grew up in is enough to sustain me and keep me motivated. But getting know other traditions and cultural figures will help more to enhance my admiration for and hope for other societies and our shared humanity.


I love warrior poses and I love this article. Thank you for being real.


Very well put. I like the way it emphasizes not being angry per se but being really in touch with what is true and real. And that there is a time to be nice but room for justified anger, properly acknowledged. One example from history is Jesus driving the money lenders out of the temple. (I am not Christian, by the way)


I also must thank you for this inspiration, amazing and informative article. The wisdom
that is shared is truly enlighted and open!
I will work on my inner Kali...Namaste :)


Thank you so much for this article. I keep dreaming of a warrior shooting from a bow wanting to release the energy.
Again and again I keep forgetting to engage in a dialog with the inner aspects of the various energies and instead I keep observing without engaging.


This is one of the best yoga philosophy articles I have ever read! I have already sent it on to 3 friends to inspire them and I will use its wisdom in my yoga classes! Thank you so much!


Once again, I felt like your magazine is directly talking to me !
Exactly what I needeed to hear.
Thank you. :)


Thank you for the amazing article!


very impressive.. and just what i needed to hear.. thank you..


I love this article. I've never thought about Kali (or any other god or goddess) as a role model in my life. But I think I've might found mine. Or at least found the idea of a model such as Kali. Thanks!

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