Nine names of Durga Mata

Jaldhar H. Vyas jaldhar at BRAINCELLS.COM
Mon Oct 29 22:10:25 CST 2001

One more error correction...

On Sat, 27 Oct 2001, Jaldhar H. Vyas wrote:

> Mataji was born as the daughter of Himavan or Himalaya.  Thus She is also
> known as Parvati.  She is also called Uma because when She declared her
> intention to win Shiva Bhagawan through long and terrible tapa, Her
> mother exclaimed "U! ma" ("No! don't") In Chandogyopanishad Uma Haimavati
> is given as the name of the teacher of Brahmavidya.

It was pointed out to me that the teaching of Uma Haimavati is from
Kenopanishad not Chandogya.

Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at>

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