From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Swami Harshananda
Sometimes transliterated as: Candi, CaNDi, Candi
Caṇḍi literally means ‘the ferocious’.
Caṇḍi is one of the names of the goddess Durgā. The book expounding her exploits is also called ‘Caṇḍi.
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore