Lord Ashta Lakshmi, also known as Ashtalakshmi, is a popular Hindu goddess associated with wealth, prosperity, and abundance. She is often depicted with eight different forms or manifestations, each symbolizing different aspects of prosperity and well-being. These forms are:
- Adi Lakshmi: The primal source of wealth and abundance.
- Dhana Lakshmi: The giver of material wealth and prosperity.
- Dhanya Lakshmi: The provider of agricultural wealth and food grains.
- Gaja Lakshmi: The bestower of power and strength.
- Santana Lakshmi: The granter of offspring and family well-being.
- Veera Lakshmi: The giver of courage and strength to face challenges.
- Vijaya Lakshmi: The goddess of victory and success.
- Aishwarya Lakshmi: The symbol of all-round prosperity and abundance.