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The Mountain Goddess is a 2017 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award finalist: The Mountain Goddess is a 2017 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award finalist in Fantasy (Adult Fiction). "The Mountain Goddess" is an engaging, vivid work of impressive scope, with elements from fantasy, Buddhism, and Indian culture."
Harappan Seal, ca. BC, Mohenjo-daro, Hercules-like figure grappling 2 rampant tigers. This motif is found on seals in Mesopotamia as well. Other artifacts indicate regular trade from the Indus Valley to Mesopotamia via a port in Syria.
Kali, also known as Kalika, is the Hindu goddess associated with eternal energy. The name Kali means "black" but has, by folk etymology, come to mean "force of time (kala)." Kali is today considered the goddess of time and change.