You are here:
  1. » Home
  2. » Areas
  3. » Mythology
  4. » Asia
  5. » Hindu mythology
  6. » Gauri
Cite/print/rate article
Send comment    References


by Micha F. Lindemans
An epithet of Devi in her mild form as the yellow or brilliant one. She is the good-hearted mother goddess. Gauri ("fair", "white") is also known as Parvati and Uma the consort of Lord Shiva. She is depicted with a bowl of rice and a spoon.

It is sometimes an epithet for Varunani, wife of Varuna.

Article details:

  • N/A

Page tools: