Kali and Gauri are the untamed and domestic forms of the Goddess. One is naked, the other fully dressed.One’s hair is unbound. The other’s is tied with a string of flowers. The form that is Durga stands in between, reconciling the two extreme forms. (more…)
Linga means phallus. Yoni means womb. A Shiva temple, and by extension the whole world, is the yoni of the Goddess.