Tripurasundari - 1

Tripurasundari - one of 10 Mahavidya goddesses

Lalitha Tripurasundari with her sugarcane bow, noose and goad. Also known as "tantric Parvati"

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
Attachment, for instance, holds our cells together; it is also the root of much suffering, for attachment to material objects or people keeps man's awareness externalized, incapable of expressing itself in full freedom.
—Gurudeva