Ma Kali Devi Namavali




Kali also called as Kali Devi is one among the Mahavidyas, and considered as a great goddess in Hinduism. She is worshipped for getting relieved from black magic and prolonged illness, to get great spiritual powers, and to obtain more mental and physical strength. Kali was formed in order to destroy the evil forces. She is the incarnation of Ma Shakti, and she is worshipped widely in Saivism sect.  She is a great protector and offers moksha to us.

She is also called as Bhadra Kali, and her consort is Lord Veerabhadra, an avatar of Lord Shiva, and created by Lord Shiva, in order to destroy the Yagna of Lord Daksha. She is referred in ancient Hindu texts and puranas, and in that, her importance was mentioned. Her glory is mentioned in the sacred text Devi Mahatmyam.  She also destroyed the demons Madhu, Kaitapa, Chanda, Munda, Raktabija and several other demons. It is also believed that once, some thieves brought the great “JADABHARATA” to sacrifice him to Kali, since the saint Jadabharata was one of the brahma’s foremost sons, a huge spark appeared from his body and burnt the idol of Kali, and she immediately appeared from the idol and killed the thieves and blessed “JADABHARATA”.

She also appears in Mahakali form, and she is worshipped in the temple of Ujjain city. She was also worshipped by the great king “VIKRAMADITYA” who was the ruler of UJJAIN during that time. She also blessed Kalidasa and safeguarded him throughout in his life.  Her appearance is described as black in colour and looks very beautiful and always shows kindness to her sincere devotees and destroys the evil ones. She is considered as the Mother of the entire Universe.

Saint Ramakrishna was an ardent devotee of Mata Kali Devi and worshipped her at Dakshineswar Mata Kali Temple, Kolkata, and he attained SALVATION through her grace. Many saints and devotees were worshipped and blessed and got salvation through her. She showers her grace on us, if we sincerely worship her with pure devotion in our mind. She gives her helping hands to us, in case of troubled situations. She also is worshipped to remove the evil spirits from our place, and to get rid from several doshams due to our bad planetary positions.  We can praise Ma Kali by reciting her 108 beautiful names.

The 108 wonderful names of Ma Kali Devi are given below:

  1. Om Kaalyai Namaha
  2. Om Kapalinyai Namaha
  3. Om Kanthayai Namaha
  4. Om Kamadaayai Namaha
  5. Om Kamasundaryai Namaha
  6. Om Kalarathryai Namaha
  7. Om Kalikayai Namaha
  8. Om Kalabhairva poojithayai Namaha
  9. Om Kurukullayai Namaha
  10. Om Kaminyai Namaha
  11. Om Kamaniya swabhavinyai Namaha
  12. Om Kuleenayai Namaha
  13. Om Kulakarthyai Namaha
  14. Om Kulavartma-prakashinyai Namaha
  15. Om Kasthuri rasa neelayai Namaha
  16. Om Kaamyayai Namaha
  17. Om Kama swarupinyai Namaha
  18. Om Kakara varna nilayayai Namaha
  19. Om Kamadhenave Namaha
  20. Om Karaalikayai Namaha
  21. Om Kula kanthayai Namaha
  22. Om Karaalasyayai Namaha
  23. Om Kamarrthayai Namaha
  24. Om Kalavathyai Namaha
  25. Om Krusodharyai Namaha
  26. Om Kamakhyayai Namaha
  27. Om Kaumarthyai Namaha
  28. Om Kula-paalinyai Namaha
  29. Om Kulajaayai Namaha
  30. Om Kula-kanyayai Namaha
  31. Om Kulahayai Namaha
  32. Om Kula-pujithayai Namaha
  33. Om Kameshwaryai Namaha
  34. Om Kama-kathayai Namaha
  35. Om Kunjareshwara-gaaminyai Namaha
  36. Om Kama-daatryai Namaha
  37. Om Kama-harthryai Namaha
  38. Om Krishnayai Namaha
  39. Om Kapardhinyai Namaha
  40. Om Kumudhayai Namaha
  41. Om Krishna dehayai Namaha
  42. Om Kalindhyai Namaha
  43. Om Kula pujithayai Namaha
  44. Om Kashyapyai Namaha
  45. Om Krishna matre Namaha
  46. Om Kulishaangyai Namaha
  47. Om Kalaayai Namaha
  48. Om Krim rupayai Namaha
  49. Om Kula gamyayai Namaha
  50. Om Kamalayai Namaha
  51. Om Krishna pujithayai Namaha
  52. Om Krushaangyai Namaha
  53. Om Kinnarthyai Namaha
  54. Om Karthryai Namaha
  55. Om Kalakantyai Namaha
  56. Om Karthikyai Namaha
  57. Om Kumbhu kanthyai Namaha
  58. Om Koulinyai Namaha
  59. Om Kumudhayai Namaha
  60. Om Kama jeevinyai Namaha
  61. Om Kulastriyai Namaha
  62. Om Keerthikayai Namaha
  63. Om Kruthyayai Namaha
  64. Om Keerthyai Namaha
  65. Om Kula paalikayai Namaha
  66. Om Kamadeva kalayai Namaha
  67. Om Kalpalathayai Namaha
  68. Om Kamaanga vardhinyai Namaha
  69. Om Kunthayai Namaha
  70. Om Kumuda preethayai Namaha
  71. Om Kadamba kusumothsukhayai Namaha
  72. Om Kadambinyai Namaha
  73. Om Kamalinyai Namaha
  74. Om Krishnaananda pradhayinyai Namaha
  75. Om Kumari puja narathayai Namaha
  76. Om Kumari-gana sobhithayai Namaha
  77. Om Kumari ranjana rathayai Namaha
  78. Om Kumari vrata dharinyai Namaha
  79. Om Kankalyai Namaha
  80. Om Kamaneeyayai Namaha
  81. Om Kamasastra visaradayai Namaha
  82. Om Kapala Khatvaanga dhararyai Namaha
  83. Om Kalabhairava swaroopinyai Namaha
  84. Om Kotarethyai Namaha
  85. Om Kotaraakshyai Namaha
  86. Om Kasi vaasinyai Namaha
  87. Om Kailasa vaasinyai Namaha
  88. Om Kathyayanyai Namaha
  89. Om Karyakarthyai Namaha
  90. Om Kavyasastra pramodhinyai Namaha
  91. Om Kamaakarshana rupayai Namaha
  92. Om Kamapeetha nivaasinyai Namaha
  93. Om Kankinyai Namaha
  94. Om Kakinyai Namaha
  95. Om Kreedayai Namaha
  96. Om Kuthsithayai Namaha
  97. Om Kalaha priyayai Namaha
  98. Om Kundagolodhbhava pranayai Namaha
  99. Om Kousikyai Namaha
  100. Om Keerthi vardhinyai Namaha
  101. Om Kumbhasthanyai Namaha
  102. Om Katakshayai Namaha
  103. Om Kavyayai Namaha
  104. Om Kokanada priyayai Namaha
  105. Om Kanthara vaasinyai Namaha
  106. Om Kathyai Namaha
  107. Om Kathinayai Namaha
  108. Om Krishna vallabhayai Namaha