The Kali Mandir Online Library is a collection of articles and other writings on Goddess Kali, Mother worship, Her saints and the Tantric tradition. The library is intended as a source of information and inspiration, and we shall be updating it periodically. Copyright is with the authors and original publishers.

    1. About Puja

      An Interview with Swami Chetanananda


    1. The Art of Seeing God: The heart of devotional worship

      By Swami Bhajanananda Saraswati and Brahmachari Parameshwara


    1. The Cosmic Mother

      Paramahansa Yogananda


    1. The Dakshineswar Temple Garden

      By Sri M.


    1. Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi

      A Brief Introduction by Elizabeth Usha Harding


    1. How An Indian City Worships Kali

      By Colin Robinson


    1. I Meet God in Stone

      By Abbot George Burke


    1. Is Kali Terrible?

      By Swami Chetanananda


    1. Kali, My Mother

      An evening with Ma Jaya Sati Bhagavati


    1. Kali Puja – Living the Moment

      By Brahmachari Parameshwara Chaitanya


    1. Kali The Mother

      A poem by Swami Vivekananda



    1. Mother Destroys But To Save

      From the talks of Swami Chidananda Saraswati


    1. Our Lady of Guadalupe

      The Apparitions of the Divine Mother to Blessed Juan Diego


    1. Rani Rasmani

      The Foundress of the Dakshineswar Kali Temple


    1. The Road to the Mother

      Confessions of a Twenty-Something Kali Worshiper


    1. Sri Bamakhepa of Tarapith

      A Brief Life Story by Elizabeth Usha Harding


    1. Sri Ramakrishna

      A Biographical Introduction by Swami Chetanananda


    1. Sri Ramakrishna on the Divine Mother

      As recorded by M. in Sri Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita


    1. Swami Vivekananda on Mother Kali

      “Mother, I Want Nothing But Knowledge and Devotion!”


    1. Tantric Hindu Ritual

      A brief overview by Swami Bhajanananda Saraswati



    1. Treasures From Dakshineswar

      An interview with Sri Haradhan Chakraborti


    1. Worship of Shakti

      By Swami Sivananda Saraswati of Rishikesh


    1. Yielding to the Storm of Kali

      By Elizabeth Usha Harding


    1. The Tantric Way of the Goddess Kali

      Ramakrishna of Bengal


  1. Kali in Kashmir Shaivism

    From the Teachings of Swami Lakshmanjoo