Hindu Mythology

The colorful deities and demons of India...

DAKINIS

Hindu Magic Arts legendary women

Eight Goddettes

This is not a groovy group of soul singers. The Dakinis are in fact eight witchy women who performed all manner of magical tricks both on and off the battlefield.

Eventually they became blood-guzzling attendants upon Kali. However they may perform groovy soul numbers at weekends.

They proved so popular that they went on tour in Tibet and become the Buddhist Dakinis.

Dakinis Facts and Figures

Name: Dakinis
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Female
Type: legendary women
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Sorcery and Witchcraft
Area of expertise: Sorcery

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Article last revised on September 21, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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