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Devi Mahatmyam

Slaying of demons Madhu-Kaitabha:

Devi Durga

Devi Durga

मधुकैटभविध्वंसि विधातृवरदे नमः ।
रूपं देहि जयं देहि यशो देहि द्विषो जहि ॥
Madhu-Kaittabha-Vidhvamsi Vidhaatr-Varade Namah |
Ruupam Dehi Jayam Dehi Yasho Dehi Dvisso Jahi ||

Meaning:
1: Salutations to Devi Durga Who Destroyed the Demons Madhu and Kaitabha, thus Granting the Boon of Protection to Sri Brahma.
2: O Devi, Please Grant me (Spiritual) Beauty, Please Grant me (Spiritual) Victory, Please Grant me (Spiritual) Glory and Please Destroy my (Inner) Enemies.

(from Argala Stotram)
  1. Birth of demons Madhu-Kaitabha (Devi Mahatmyam 1)
  2. Invocation of Devi by Brahma (Tantrokta Ratri Suktam) (Devi Mahatmyam 1)
  3. Manifestation of Devi before Brahma (Devi Mahatmyam 1)
  4. Slaying of demons Madhu-Kaitabha (Devi Mahatmyam 1)

Slaying of demon Mahishasura:

Devi Durga

Devi Durga

महिषासुरनिर्नाशि भक्तानां सुखदे नमः ।
रूपं देहि जयं देहि यशो देहि द्विषो जहि ॥४॥
Mahissaasura-Nirnaashi Bhaktaanaam Sukhade Namah |
Ruupam Dehi Jayam Dehi Yasho Dehi Dvisso Jahi ||

Meaning:
1: Salutations to Devi Durga Who Destroyed (to the very root) the Demon Mahishasura; Salutations to Her Who Gives Great Joy to the Devotees.
2: O Devi, Please Grant me (Spiritual) Beauty, Please Grant me (Spiritual) Victory, Please Grant me (Spiritual) Glory and Please Destroy my (Inner) Enemies.

(from Argala Stotram)
  1. Story of Mahishasura (Devi Mahatmyam 2)
  2. Devas seeking help from Trinity (Devi Mahatmyam 2)
  3. Manifestation of Devi Durga (Devi Mahatmyam 2)
  4. Slaying of the armies of Mahishasura (Devi Mahatmyam 2)
  5. Slaying of Mahishasura (Devi Mahatmyam 3)
  6. Glorification of Devi by the devas (Shakradi Stuti) (Devi Mahatmyam 4)

Slaying of demons Shumbha-Nishumbha:

Devi Durga

Devi Durga

निशुम्भशुम्भनिर्नाशि त्रैलोक्यशुभदे नमः ।
रूपं देहि जयं देहि यशो देहि द्विषो जहि ॥
Nishumbha-Shumbha-Nirnaashi Trailokya-Shubhade Namah |
Ruupam Dehi Jayam Dehi Yasho Dehi Dvisso Jahi ||

Meaning:
1: Salutations to Devi Durga Who Destroyed (to the very root) the Demons Nishumbha and Shumbha; Salutations to Her Who Bestows Auspiciousness in the Three Worlds.
2: O Devi, Please Grant me (Spiritual) Beauty, Please Grant me (Spiritual) Victory, Please Grant me (Spiritual) Glory and Please Destroy my (Inner) Enemies.

(from Argala Stotram)
  1. Invocation of Devi by the devas (Aparajita Stuthi) (Devi Mahatmyam 5)
  2. Manifestation of Devi Kaushiki (Devi Mahatmyam 5)
  3. Manifestation of Devi Kali (Devi Mahatmyam 5)
  4. Conversation with messenger (Devi Mahatmyam 5)
  5. Slaying of demon Dhumralocana (Devi Mahatmyam 6)
  6. Slaying of demons Chanda and Munda (Devi Mahatmyam 7)
  7. Manifestation of the Matrikas (Devi Mahatmyam 8)
  8. Sending Lord Shiva as ambassador by Devi (Devi Mahatmyam 8)
  9. Slaying of the armies of Shumbha-Nishumbha by the Matrikas (Devi Mahatmyam 8)
  10. Slaying of demon Raktabija (Devi Mahatmyam 8)
  11. Slaying of demon Nishumbha (Devi Mahatmyam 9)
  12. Absorption of Matrikas by Devi (Devi Mahatmyam 10)
  13. Slaying of demon Shumbha (Devi Mahatmyam 10)
  14. Glorification of Devi by the devas (Narayani Stuti) (Devi Mahatmyam 11)


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