Hindu Mythology

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Hindu Food Goddess

Also known as Anna Purna

Hindu Goddess of Food Abundance

Too much is just about enough. She is a deity of ample sustenance, bursting rice bags and cupboards stuffed to bursting with goodies.

She has a Himalayan mountain named after her. So if faith can’t move mountains, mountains can move faith. She must now also be a Goddess of Food Mountains.

Annapurna Facts and Figures

Name: Annapurna
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Anna Purna

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Food
Area of expertise: Food

Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
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Article last revised on November 03, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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