embodying transcendence

In ascent 35, Vanessa Fisher reflects on beauty through an exploration of the mythology of siva and sakti. Here, we go deeper into one of these myths. Siva and Sakti represent the union of male and female energies. Sakti is the consort of Siva, and is the most important goddess in Hindu mythology. She is a multi-dimensional goddess with many names, forms and personalities Parvati, Durga and Kali to name a few...

Text adapted by Roseanne Harvey and Luna Allison

Flash by Geoffroy Tremblay

Music by Ragleela. Watch for a review of their latest album in ascent's next issue (Elements).

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