Gauri

Buddhist - A terrible goddess, one of 8. Occasionally identified as Gauri, Devi, Devi, Ambika, Arya, Bhagavati, Bhairavi Bhimadevi, Bhramari, Bhuta-Nayaki, Black One, andi, Dakshaja, Dakshina, Dasha-Bhuja, Divine Mother, Durga, Gana-Nayaki, Girija, Haima(va)ti, Ishani, Jagadgauri, Jaganmata, Jaganmatri, Kali, Kamakhya, Kamaks(h)i, Kanyakumari, Karna-Moti, K(a)umari, Kotari, Mahadevi, Maha(maya), Mahes(h)vari Mahis(h)asuramardini, Parvati, Raktadanti, Rudrani, Sati, Shakti, S(h)itala(mata), Simha-Rathi, Simha-Vahini, Snow Queen, Supreme Goddess, Uma, Kali, Kali, Black One, The, Ambi(ka), Ankalamman, Anna-Purna, Bhadrakali, Bhavani, Bhimadevi, Bhuta-Nayaki Black One, Dewi, Digambara, Kali Ma, Kapalini, Karala, Karali, Katyayani, Kirati, Kumari, Mahakali, Mahes(h)vari, Mahisha-Mardini, Pinga, Pitari, The Black One, Vijaya, Javanese Ambu Dewi, Lara Jonggrang, Ratu Lara Kidul, Pacific Batari, Canda, Parvati, Parvati, Adrija, Ahladini-Sadini, Aja, Amba, Bhutamata, Kamakshi, Manasa, Mangata, Mhalsa, Raudri, Tripura, Vindhya-Vasini, Balinese Parwati, Prawati, Cambodian Lady Po Nagar, Varuni, Varuni, Sura, Suradevi, Varunani, Mada, Sura, Greek Hebe, Yellow Devi, Yellow Devi or Gauri.
Hindu - The goddess Devi as 'the brilliant' or 'yellow'. A name for Kali on her tiger. A sakti of Mahesvara. Also identified as Gauri, Devi, Devi, Ambika, Arya, Bhagavati, Bhairavi Bhimadevi, Bhramari, Bhuta-Nayaki, Black One, andi, Dakshaja, Dakshina, Dasha-Bhuja, Divine Mother, Durga, Gana-Nayaki, Girija, Haima(va)ti, Ishani, Jagadgauri, Jaganmata, Jaganmatri, Kali, Kamakhya, Kamaks(h)i, Kanyakumari, Karna-Moti, K(a)umari, Kotari, Mahadevi, Maha(maya), Mahes(h)vari Mahis(h)asuramardini, Parvati, Raktadanti, Rudrani, Sati, Shakti, S(h)itala(mata), Simha-Rathi, Simha-Vahini, Snow Queen, Supreme Goddess, Uma, Kali, Kali, Black One, The, Ambi(ka), Ankalamman, Anna-Purna, Bhadrakali, Bhavani, Bhimadevi, Bhuta-Nayaki Black One, Dewi, Digambara, Kali Ma, Kapalini, Karala, Karali, Katyayani, Kirati, Kumari, Mahakali, Mahes(h)vari, Mahisha-Mardini, Pinga, Pitari, The Black One, Vijaya, Javanese Ambu Dewi, Lara Jonggrang, Ratu Lara Kidul, Pacific Batari, Canda, Parvati, Parvati, Adrija, Ahladini-Sadini, Aja, Amba, Bhutamata, Kamakshi, Manasa, Mangata, Mhalsa, Raudri, Tripura, Vindhya-Vasini, Balinese Parwati, Prawati, Cambodian Lady Po Nagar, Varuni, Varuni, Sura, Suradevi, Varunani, Mada, Sura, Greek Hebe, Yellow Devi, Yellow Devi or Gauri.
Hindu - A name of Parvati as a corn-goddess or as 'golden'. When Shiva objected to Parvati's dark skin, Rahura changed her into Gauri, the Yellow Devi. In some accounts, referred to as Gauri, Devi, Devi, Ambika, Arya, Bhagavati, Bhairavi Bhimadevi, Bhramari, Bhuta-Nayaki, Black One, andi, Dakshaja, Dakshina, Dasha-Bhuja, Divine Mother, Durga, Gana-Nayaki, Girija, Haima(va)ti, Ishani, Jagadgauri, Jaganmata, Jaganmatri, Kali, Kamakhya, Kamaks(h)i, Kanyakumari, Karna-Moti, K(a)umari, Kotari, Mahadevi, Maha(maya), Mahes(h)vari Mahis(h)asuramardini, Parvati, Raktadanti, Rudrani, Sati, Shakti, S(h)itala(mata), Simha-Rathi, Simha-Vahini, Snow Queen, Supreme Goddess, Uma, Kali, Kali, Black One, The, Ambi(ka), Ankalamman, Anna-Purna, Bhadrakali, Bhavani, Bhimadevi, Bhuta-Nayaki Black One, Dewi, Digambara, Kali Ma, Kapalini, Karala, Karali, Katyayani, Kirati, Kumari, Mahakali, Mahes(h)vari, Mahisha-Mardini, Pinga, Pitari, The Black One, Vijaya, Javanese Ambu Dewi, Lara Jonggrang, Ratu Lara Kidul, Pacific Batari, Canda, Parvati, Parvati, Adrija, Ahladini-Sadini, Aja, Amba, Bhutamata, Kamakshi, Manasa, Mangata, Mhalsa, Raudri, Tripura, Vindhya-Vasini, Balinese Parwati, Prawati, Cambodian Lady Po Nagar, Varuni, Varuni, Sura, Suradevi, Varunani, Mada, Sura, Greek Hebe, Yellow Devi, Yellow Devi or Gauri.
Hindu - A name for Varuni as 'brilliant' or 'yellow'. Sometimes referred to as Gauri, Devi, Devi, Ambika, Arya, Bhagavati, Bhairavi Bhimadevi, Bhramari, Bhuta-Nayaki, Black One, andi, Dakshaja, Dakshina, Dasha-Bhuja, Divine Mother, Durga, Gana-Nayaki, Girija, Haima(va)ti, Ishani, Jagadgauri, Jaganmata, Jaganmatri, Kali, Kamakhya, Kamaks(h)i, Kanyakumari, Karna-Moti, K(a)umari, Kotari, Mahadevi, Maha(maya), Mahes(h)vari Mahis(h)asuramardini, Parvati, Raktadanti, Rudrani, Sati, Shakti, S(h)itala(mata), Simha-Rathi, Simha-Vahini, Snow Queen, Supreme Goddess, Uma, Kali, Kali, Black One, The, Ambi(ka), Ankalamman, Anna-Purna, Bhadrakali, Bhavani, Bhimadevi, Bhuta-Nayaki Black One, Dewi, Digambara, Kali Ma, Kapalini, Karala, Karali, Katyayani, Kirati, Kumari, Mahakali, Mahes(h)vari, Mahisha-Mardini, Pinga, Pitari, The Black One, Vijaya, Javanese Ambu Dewi, Lara Jonggrang, Ratu Lara Kidul, Pacific Batari, Canda, Parvati, Parvati, Adrija, Ahladini-Sadini, Aja, Amba, Bhutamata, Kamakshi, Manasa, Mangata, Mhalsa, Raudri, Tripura, Vindhya-Vasini, Balinese Parwati, Prawati, Cambodian Lady Po Nagar, Varuni, Varuni, Sura, Suradevi, Varunani, Mada, Sura, Greek Hebe, Yellow Devi, Yellow Devi or Gauri.
Jain - A messenger-goddess. One of the sasanadevatas. One of the vidyadevis. She was created by Brahma as a wife for Rudra in some accounts, while others say that Sati was reborn as Parvati and, when Shiva took exception to her dark skin, Brahma changed her into the yellow-skinned Gauri. An alternative story says that it was Gauri, humiliated when Rudra was not invited to a feast, who died in a sacrificial fire to become Sati. Also called Gauri, Devi, Devi, Ambika, Arya, Bhagavati, Bhairavi Bhimadevi, Bhramari, Bhuta-Nayaki, Black One, andi, Dakshaja, Dakshina, Dasha-Bhuja, Divine Mother, Durga, Gana-Nayaki, Girija, Haima(va)ti, Ishani, Jagadgauri, Jaganmata, Jaganmatri, Kali, Kamakhya, Kamaks(h)i, Kanyakumari, Karna-Moti, K(a)umari, Kotari, Mahadevi, Maha(maya), Mahes(h)vari Mahis(h)asuramardini, Parvati, Raktadanti, Rudrani, Sati, Shakti, S(h)itala(mata), Simha-Rathi, Simha-Vahini, Snow Queen, Supreme Goddess, Uma, Kali, Kali, Black One, The, Ambi(ka), Ankalamman, Anna-Purna, Bhadrakali, Bhavani, Bhimadevi, Bhuta-Nayaki Black One, Dewi, Digambara, Kali Ma, Kapalini, Karala, Karali, Katyayani, Kirati, Kumari, Mahakali, Mahes(h)vari, Mahisha-Mardini, Pinga, Pitari, The Black One, Vijaya, Javanese Ambu Dewi, Lara Jonggrang, Ratu Lara Kidul, Pacific Batari, Canda, Parvati, Parvati, Adrija, Ahladini-Sadini, Aja, Amba, Bhutamata, Kamakshi, Manasa, Mangata, Mhalsa, Raudri, Tripura, Vindhya-Vasini, Balinese Parwati, Prawati, Cambodian Lady Po Nagar, Varuni, Varuni, Sura, Suradevi, Varunani, Mada, Sura, Greek Hebe, Yellow Devi, Yellow Devi or Gauri.

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