Caṇḍi

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.

References

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore