ᱞᱚᱠᱷᱤ ᱫᱚᱭ ᱦᱩᱭᱩᱜ ᱠᱟᱱᱟ ᱢᱤᱫ ᱫᱤᱱᱫᱩ ᱫᱮᱵᱤ᱾ ᱩᱱᱤ ᱫᱚ ᱫᱷᱚᱱ-ᱫᱚᱨᱤᱵᱽ, ᱦᱟᱞᱟᱝ ᱧᱟᱢ ᱫᱚᱨᱤᱵᱽ, ᱠᱚᱨᱚᱢ-ᱠᱚᱯᱟᱲ, ᱟᱨ ᱱᱟᱯᱟᱭ ᱧᱮᱞᱚᱜ ᱵᱚᱝᱜᱟ ᱠᱟᱱᱟᱭ᱾ ᱩᱱᱤ ᱫᱚ ᱵᱤᱥᱱᱩ ᱵᱮᱨᱟ ᱠᱟᱱᱟᱭ᱾ ᱩᱱᱤᱭᱟᱜ ᱟᱨ ᱢᱤᱫ ᱧᱩᱛᱩᱢ ᱫᱚ ᱢᱚᱦᱟᱞᱚᱠᱷᱤᱡᱳᱭᱱᱳ ᱠᱚᱭᱟᱜ ᱛᱮᱭᱟᱨ ᱪᱤᱛᱚᱨ ᱨᱮ ᱞᱚᱠᱷᱤᱭᱟᱜ ᱥᱟᱶ ᱨᱮ ᱢᱤᱫ ᱠᱚᱠᱚᱨ ᱪᱮᱬᱮ ᱮᱭ ᱧᱮᱞᱚᱜ-ᱟ᱾ ᱵᱟᱝᱢᱟ ᱩᱱᱤ ᱠᱚᱠᱚᱨ ᱫᱚ ᱞᱚᱠᱷᱤ ᱨᱮᱱ ᱤᱫᱤ ᱟᱹᱜᱩᱭᱩᱜ ᱠᱟᱱᱟᱭ᱾ ᱞᱚᱠᱷᱤᱭᱟᱜ ᱛᱩᱨᱩᱭ ᱜᱚᱴᱟᱝ ᱜᱩᱱ ᱢᱮᱱᱟᱜ ᱛᱟᱭᱟ᱾ ᱩᱱᱤ ᱫᱚ ᱵᱤᱥᱱᱩ ᱣᱟᱜ ᱫᱟᱲᱮ ᱨᱣᱱ ᱦᱚᱸ ᱢᱤᱫ ᱚᱝᱥᱚ ᱠᱟᱱᱟᱭ᱾ ᱵᱤᱥᱱᱩ ᱫᱚ ᱨᱟᱢ ᱟᱨ ᱠᱨᱤᱥᱱᱚ ᱨᱩᱯ ᱨᱮ ᱡᱟᱦᱟᱸᱭ ᱛᱟᱦᱮ ᱠᱟᱱᱟ ᱚᱱᱟ ᱚᱠᱛᱚᱨᱮ ᱞᱚᱠᱷᱤ ᱦᱚᱸ ᱥᱤᱛᱟ ᱟᱨ ᱨᱟᱫᱷᱟ ᱢᱩᱴᱷᱟᱹᱱ ᱨᱮ ᱵᱤᱥᱱᱩ ᱨᱮᱱ ᱮᱨᱟ ᱞᱮᱠᱟᱛᱮᱭ ᱥᱮᱞᱮᱫ ᱟᱠᱟᱱᱟ᱾

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  7. D. R. Rajeswari (1989). Sakti Iconography. Intellectual Publishing House. p. 22. ISBN 9788170760153. In some places Gazalakshmi also has been given Lion as her Vahana. In South India Vara Lakshmi, one of the forms of eight Lakshmis is having Lion as her Vahana. In Rameshwaram also for Veera Lakshmi Lion is Vahana. She carries Trisula, Sphere, Sankha, Chakr, and abhaya and Varada mudras. 
  8. Journal, Volumes 6-7. Asiatic Society (Kolkata, India). 1964. p. 96. From the occurrence of cornucopiae , lotus flower and lion mount the goddess has been described as Lakshmi - Ambikā — a composite icon combining the concepts of Śrī or Lakshmi , the goddess of prosperity , and Ambikā , the mother aspect of Durga. 
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Lakshmi
Adi Shakti,[᱑]Mother Goddess,[᱒] Goddess of Fortune, Wealth, Love, Prosperity, Joy, Beauty, Fertility and Maya[᱓]
Member of Tridevi
painting
Raja Ravi Varma's Gaja Lakshmi
Other names Sri, Narayani, Bhagavati, Māyā,[᱔] Padmā, Kamalā, Hemā, Vaishnavi
Affiliation Devi, Tridevi, Ashta Lakshmi, Durga
Abode Vaikuntha
Mantra ।।ॐ श्रीं श्रियें नमः ।।
Symbols Padma, gold, coins, elephants, etc.
Mount Owl, Elephant or Lion[᱕][᱖][᱗][᱘]
Festivals Diwali (Lakshmi Puja), Navratri, Sharad Purnima, Varalakshmi Vratam
Personal information
Consort Vishnu[᱙]
Children Kamadeva (according to some texts)
Siblings Jyestha or Alakshmi
Equivalents
Manipuri equivalent Emoinu