Devi Mahatmya – Shumbha, Narayani Stuti, Phala Shruti, Conclusion
Devi Mahatmya Part III deals with the sixth, seventh, eighth, and ninth chapters, referencing the translation of Markandeya Purana by Dr. Bibek Debroy
Navaratri festival, in many a sense, is the practical expression of the Vedantic path.
In part II of our series Devi Mahatmya, we start Navaratri with the death of Mahishasura
Markandeya Purana was composed no later than the 4th century CE, and the Devi Mahatmya most likely by the 6th century CE.