From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Bhadrakali, BhadrakAlI, Bhadrakaali

  1. the gentle/ auspicious Kālī
  2. 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.