Facts about Hindu Goddess Kali
Kali comes from the Sanskrit root word Kal which means time. There is nothing that escapes the all-consuming march of time. Mother Kali is the most misunderstood of the Hindu goddesses. The Encyclopedia Britannica is grossly mistaken in the following quote, "Major Hindu goddess whose iconography, cult, and mythology commonly associate her with death, sexuality, violence, and, paradoxically in some of her later historical appearances, motherly love.