From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Jit Majumdar
Sometimes transliterated as: Bhadrakali, BhadrakAlI, Bhadrakaali
- the gentle/ auspicious Kālī
- one of the mother goddesses who attended to Skanda (Sk. Pur.); one of the forms of Kālī that is of particular importance in southern India, specially in Kerala; one of the forms of Durgā.