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# the eight Candīs  
 
# the eight Candīs  
# the group of eight tāntrik male [[deities]] who are the emanations, aspects and companions of the Mother Goddess, namely: Mańgalā, Vimalā, Sarvamańgalā, Kālī, Ratrikālikā, Vikaţā, Kāmākhyā and [[Bhavānī]] (T. Śāstra).  
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# the group of eight tāntrik male [[deities]] who are the emanations, aspects and companions of the Mother Goddess, namely: Mańgalā, Vimalā, Sarvamańgalā, Kālī, Ratrikālikā, Vikaţā, Kāmākhyā and [[Bhavānī]] (T. [[Śāstra]]).  
  
 
[[Category:Glossary]]
 
[[Category:Glossary]]

Latest revision as of 15:46, 15 December 2016

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Asţacandi, AsţacandI, Ashţacandi


  1. the eight Candīs
  2. the group of eight tāntrik male deities who are the emanations, aspects and companions of the Mother Goddess, namely: Mańgalā, Vimalā, Sarvamańgalā, Kālī, Ratrikālikā, Vikaţā, Kāmākhyā and Bhavānī (T. Śāstra).