Vidhya Lakshmi, Goddess of Wisdom | Ashtalakshmi Pooja
Lakshmi, Goddess of wealth has many forms which help humans for their well being. This form of Lakshmi is the giver of knowledge of the art & science. She has a resemblance to the goddess Saraswati. She holds books of Vedas and a peacock feather as a pen.
The Vidhya Lakshmi avatar helps us understand the potential locked deep within our intellect and bring it to the fore, which enables us to achieve material and spiritual growth.
Unique Characteristic of Vidhya Lakshmi -
Goddess Vidhya Lakshmi is depicted with four arms wearing white saree and jewellery with gold ornaments covering her head. She carries Lotus with two arms and other two arms are in Abhaya mudra and varada mudra asana. This both mudra signifies the gesture of fear-dispelling and boon giver gesture.
Offering to Vidhya Lakshmi -
Offerings for Vidhya Lakshmi should be lighting lamps and Lotus flowers, and all the essential items and the pooja room should be clean and maintained. Mostly the Vidhya Lakshmi worship is done on Wednesday. Astroved...