Tara, Black

Tara, Black

The Black Flame; The Camphor Flame

Black Tara may be a wrathful form of Green Tara. She subdues and subjugates evil and vicious spirits, conquering all those who oppose or obstruct spiritual progress. Black Tara healsall illnesses stemming from spiritual or magical causes. Black Tara bestows invincible will on her devotees so they are able to achieve all goals, aspirations, and resolutions. This is a comparatively rare form of Tara.

• Black Tara and Dark Blue Tara are sometimes considered to be the same.

• Black Tara may be Ekajata, the Blue Sky Goddess, at night.

Color: Black or midnight blue

See also: Ekajata; Tara, Blue; Tara, Green

Judika Illes
From the Encyclopedia of Spirits: The Ultimate Guide to the Magic of Fairies, Genies, Demons, Ghosts, Gods & Goddesses – Written by : Judika Illes Copyright © 2009 by Judika Illes.