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Metaphors of the Goddess

It is a mystery for many why Hindus, for whom divinity is both male and female, treat women so badly.

In Hinduism, god cannot be divine without the goddess. There is no Vishnu without Lakshmi. No Shiva without Shakti. No Brahma without Saraswati. But it is a mystery for many why Hindus, for whom divinity is both male and female, treat women so badly. Aren't women goddesses? Why are they

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