Dancing for the Great Mother
Two very exciting things happening today and tomorrow:
The annual karakol (ritual street dance) for my city‘s Patron, la Nuestra Señora del Pilar …
Our Lady of the Pillar, Protector of Imus
Our Lady of the Pillar, Lady of Zaragoza, Zamboanga, and Imus
… And the eighth night of the Maha Navratri where the Great Goddess is celebrated as Shri Durga Devi, Slayer of Mahishasura.
She with the strength of a thousand lions
Slayer of Mahishasura
Hail to these two great goddesses! Hail Great Mother! Ave Magna Mater! Jai Mata Di!