Hindu Mythology

The colorful deities and demons of India...


Hindu Fear Goddess

A terrifying skeletal goddess

She dances while brandishing many horrible things. What did you expect from a manifestation of Kali?

In depictions, Chamunda seems to be leading some kind of punk band, including a braying hound. We won’t mention the flayed elephant’s ear.

Chamunda Facts and Figures

Name: Chamunda
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

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

In charge of: Fear
Area of expertise: Fear

Good/Evil Rating: BAD, best avoided
Popularity index: 4109

Copy this link to share with anyone:

Share this page on social media:

Link to this page:

HTML: To link to this page, just copy and paste the link below into your blog, web page or email.

BBCODE: To link to this page in a forum post or comment box, just copy and paste the link code below:

Cite this article

Here's the info you need to cite this page. Just copy the text in the box below.

Article last revised on November 04, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Permissions page

Oh woe. Javascript is switched off in your browser.
Some bits of this website may not work unless you switch it on.