From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Swami Harshananda
Kṣemaṅkari literally means ‘one who brings about the welfare of beings’.
One of the nine aspects of Durgā (Navadurgās) is called ‘Kṣemaṅkari’. She is shown with four arms exhibiting:
- Triśula - trident
- Kamala - lotus
- Pānapātra - drinking bowl
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore