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Which Devi Are You?

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  1. What's your spirit animal?

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    Lion
    Lion
    Tiger
    Tiger
    Bull
    Bull
    Donkey
    Donkey
    I am my own spirit animal
    I am my own spirit animal
  2. You are walking with an acquaintance to class. Your acquaintance begins to talk negatively of Susan, who is your best friend. What do you do?

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    Fight her
    Fight her
    Walk away from the conversation
    Walk away from the conversation
    Do nothing and don't tell Susan with the assumption it will never be brought up again
    Do nothing and don't tell Susan with the assumption it will never be brought up again
    Attempt to show acquaintance that Susan is a good person
    Attempt to show acquaintance that Susan is a good person
  3. Your brother wants to fight someone in school that has been picking on him and will do so whether you help him or not. What do you do?

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    Stay loyal and fight with your brother
    Stay loyal and fight with your brother
    Practice peace and pacifisim
    Practice peace and pacifisim
    Confront the bully yourself and fight so your brother doesn't have to
    Confront the bully yourself and fight so your brother doesn't have to
  4. Pick your favorite color

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    Pink
    Pink
    Yellow
    Yellow
    Gray
    Gray
    Blue
    Blue
    Green
    Green
    White
    White
    Red
    Red
    Purple
    Purple
    Orange
    Orange
  5. How do your friends describe you?

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    Plain and down to Earth
    Plain and down to Earth
    Chill/Laid back
    Chill/Laid back
    Lights up the room
    Lights up the room
    Dominant/Alpha
    Dominant/Alpha
    Safe/Cautious/Protective
    Safe/Cautious/Protective
    Peaceful/Calm
    Peaceful/Calm
  6. Where would you travel out of the following places

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    Himalayas
    Himalayas
    Moon
    Moon
    Sun (not vulnerable)
    Sun (not vulnerable)
  7. Pick an emoji

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Which Devi Are You?

You got: Maa Shailiputri

Shailiputri, literally translating to daughter of the mountains, is the first of the navadurgas. Known to be the emodiment of Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva, ...She rides a bull and carries a lotus in her two hands.

Maa Shailiputri
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You got: Brahmacharini

She is worshipped on the second day of Navaratri and is the second form of Mother Goddess. Bharmacharini means one who practices devout austerity. She enlightens us in the magnificent embodiment of Durga with great powers and divine grace. She holds a rosary in her right hand and a water utensil in her left hand. She is blissful and endows happiness, peace, prosperity and grace upon all devotees who worship her. Filled with bliss and happiness, she is the way to emancipation - Moksha.

Brahmacharini
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You got: Chandra Ghanta

The third facet of Goddess Durga is ‘Chandraghanta’, who is worshipped on the third day of Navaratri, for peace, tranquility and prosperity in life. She has a ‘chandra’ or half moon in her forehead in the shape of a ‘ghanta’ or bell. That is why she is called ‘Chandraghanta’. She is charming, has a golden bright complexion and rides a lion. She has ten hands, three eyes and holds weapons in her hands. She is the apostle of bravery and possesses great strength to fight in the battle against demons.

Chandra Ghanta
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You got: Kushmanda

Kushmanda is the fourth form of the mother goddess and is worshipped on the fourth day of Navaratri. So she is considered the creator of the universe. The universe was no more than a void full of darkness, until her light spreads in all directions like rays from the sun. Often she is depicted as having eight or ten hands. She holds weapons, glitter, rosary, etc., in her hands, and she rides a lion.

Kushmanda
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You got: Skanda Mata

The fifth aspect of the Mother Durga is known as ‘Skanda Mata’ - the mother of Skanda or Lord Kartikeya, who was chosen by gods as their commander in chief in the war against the demons. She is worshipped on the fifth day of Navaratri. She is accompanied by the Lord Skanda in his infant form. Skanda Mata has four arms and three eyes, holds the infant Skanda in her right upper arm and a lotus in her right hand which is slightly raised upwards. The left arm is in pose to grant boons with grace and in left lower hand which is raised also holds a lotus. She has a bright complexion and often depicted as seated on a lion.

Skanda Mata
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You got: Katyayani

The sixth form of Mother Durga is known as ‘Katyayani’, who is worshipped on the six day of Navaratri. The legend behind her name goes thus: Once upon a time, there was a great sage called Kata, who had a son named Katya. Kata was very famous and renowned in the lineage of saints. He underwent long austerities and penance in order to receive the grace of the Mother Goddess. He wished to have a daughter in the form of a goddess. According to his wish and desire the Mother Goddess granted his request. Katyayani was born to Kata as an avatar of Durga.

Katyayani
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You got: Kaal Ratri

This is the seventh form of Mother Durga and is worshipped on the seventh day of Navaratri. She has a dark complexion, disheveled hair and a fearlessness posture. A necklace flashing lightning adorns her neck. She has three eyes that shine bright and terrible flames emanate from her breath. Her vehicle is the donkey. Her raised right hand always seems to grant boons to all worshippers and all her right lower hand is in the pose of allaying fears. Her left upper hand holds a thorn-like weapon, made of iron and there is a dragger in the lower left hand. She is black like Goddess Kali and holds a sparkling sword in her right hand battle all evil. Her gesture of protection assures us of freedom from fear and troubles. So she is also known as ‘Shubhamkari’ – one who does good.

Kaal Ratri
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You got: Maha Gauri

She is worshipped on the eighth day of Navaratri. Her power is unfailing and instantly fruitful. As a result of her worship, all sins of past, present and future get washed away and devotees get purified in all aspects of life. Maha Gauri is intelligent, peaceful and calm. Due to her long austerities in the deep forests of the Himalayas, she developed a dark complexion. When Lord Shiva cleaned her with the water of the Ganges, her body regained its beauty and she came to be known as Maha Gauri, which mean extremely white. She wears white clothes, has four arms, and rides on a bull. Her right hand is in the pose of allaying fear and her right lower hand holds a trident. The left upper hand holds a ‘damaru’ (a small rattle drum) and the lower one is in the pose of granting boons to her devotees.

Maha Gauri
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You got: Siddhidatri

Siddhidatri is the ninth form of Goddess. She is worshipped on the ninth day of Navaratri. Siddhidatri has supernatural healing powers. She has four arms and she is always in a blissful happy enchanting pose. She is depicted sitting atop a lotus. She blesses all Gods, saints, yogis, tantrics and all devotees as a manifestation of the Mother Goddess. In ‘Devi Bhagvata Purana’ it is mentioned that Lord Shiva worshipped her and was blessed with all Siddhis (supernatural powers). By her blessings his half body became female and other half body male in the avatar of Ardhnarishvara.

Siddhidatri
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