A terrifying dark figure in a black dress, she is the stuff of nightmares and loves pain and horribleness in all its forms.
Only bribery in the form of humble and frequent offerings will keep her looking the other way.
One more thing. She sometimes becomes he under the name NIRRITU.
Article last updated on 08 February 2013
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "NIRRITI: Goddess of Destruction from Indian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 08 Feb. 2013. Web. 28 August 2014.