Ashtalakshmi (Astalaxmi): Eight aspects of Goddess Lakshmi

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Ashtalakshmi (Astalaxmi) are the eight forms or aspects of Goddess Lakshmi. Ashtalakshmi represent the eight sources of wealth. In some scriptures and stotras, list of Lakshmi aspects is included 12 Lakshmi Goddesses. Ashtalakshmi Puja or worship of Ashtalakshmi is considered as highly meritorious vratam for Hindu women. Adi Lakshmi – Adi Lakshmi is the first form of […]

Dhana Lakshmi Mata

Dhana Lakshmi is one of the forms of Goddess Lakshmi, second Lakshmi in Ashtalakshmi aspects. She is the Goddess of material wealth who gives money, gold and many forms of wealth. Dhanalakshmi Mata is often depicted as having six arms and is seen wearing a red dress. She carries shanka and chakra in her two […]

Gajalakshmi | Goddess GajaLaxmi

Gajalakshmi (Gaja Laxmi), Lakshmi with elephants, is one of the eight important aspects of Goddess Lakshmi. In Gajaalakshmi aspect, Goddess Laxmi is sits on a lotus. Gaja Laxmi is depicated as two elephants (Gaja) on her both sides pouring water from their trunks. Gajalakshmi is shown in Padmasana posture. She is shown with four arms. […]

Vijaya Lakshmi (Goddess of Victory)

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Vijaya Lakshmi is one of the forms of Ashta Lakshmi. She is the Goddess of Victory. She is often depicted as having eight arms and seen in a red dress. She holds a shankha , chakra, sword, shield, lotus and pasha in her hands. In her other two hands, she gestures the abhaya and varada […]

Vidya Lakshmi (Goddess of Knowledge)

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Vidya Lakshmi is one of the forms of Ashta Lakshmi Goddesses (Eight aspects of Lakshmi Mata). She is the Goddess of Knowledge. She is often depicted as having eight arms. She holds two lotuses in her two hands. She holds a shanka and chakra in the other two hands and a sword and a shield […]

Veera Lakshmi (Dhairya Lakshmi), Goddess of Courage

Veera Lakshmi (Dhairya Lakshmi)

Veera Lakshmi (Dhairya Lakshmi) is one of the forms of Ashta Lakshmi. She is the Goddess of Courage and strength.She is also known as Dhairya Lakshmi. She is often depicted as having eight arms and is seen wearing a red garment. She carries a shankha, chakra, bow and arrow, trishul and a bundle of palm leaf […]

Santhana Lakshmi: Goddess of fertility

Santhana Lakshmi is one of the forms of Ashta Lakshmi. She is the one who bestows offspring. She is often depicted as having six arms. Santhana Lakshmi carries two kalashas in her two hands. Her other two hands hold a sword and shield. The remaining hands hold the child who is seen on her lap […]

Dhanya Lakshmi: Goddess of Agricultural Wealth

Dhanya Lakshmi is one of the forms of Goddess Lakshmi. She is the Goddess of food and nourishment and feeds the creation. Dhanya Lakshmi is one of the aspects of Ashtalakshmi, 8 forms of Lakshmi Devi. Dhanya Lakshmi is often depicted as having eight arms and is seen wearing a green dress. She carries two […]

Adi Lakshmi, Primeval form of Goddess Lakshmi

Adi Lakshmi is the first form of Ashtalakshmi or one of the forms of Goddess Lakshmi. She is the Goddess of eternal wealth, wealth which has no ending and no beginning, meaning it flows continuously. Adi Lakshmi is often depicted as having four arms and she holds a lotus and a white flag in two of […]