Doorga


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Door´ga


n.1.(Myth.) A Hindoo divinity, the consort of Siva, represented with ten arms.
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44) Josiah Conder, disgusted with how `at Doorga feasts, the Christian fair | Did graceful homage to the mis-shaped gods, | And pledged the cup of demons', waxed positively nostalgic for the `righteous sword of Mahomed, which gave | The shaven crowns of those infernal priests | To their own goddess, a meet sacrifice,--| Fresh beads for Kali's necklace'.
Ravi's sister, Doorga, a student at the University of Mauritius, couldn't make the ceremony.
Family and friends of the couple will watch as the ceremony unfolds - that includes Mr Ram's sister Doorga, who will log on from the University of Mauritius.