Ashtalakshmi (Astalaxmi): Eight aspects of Goddess Lakshmi

Ashtalakshmi

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. […]

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 […]