Shri Shodashi mandal yantra on copper plate
Goddess Shodashi is also known as Tripura Sundari. As the name suggests Goddess Shodashi is the most beautiful in all three worlds. In Mahavidya, She represents Goddess Parvati or also known as Tantric Parvati.
Goddess Shodashi is also known as Lalita and Rajarajeshwari which means "the one who plays" and "queen of queens" respectively.
As Shodashi, Tripurasundari is represented as a sixteen-year-old girl, and is believed to embody sixteen types of desire. Tripurasundari is the primary goddess associated with the Shakta Tantric tradition known as Sri Vidya. Lalita means The One Who Plays. All creation, manifestation and dissolution is considered to be a play of Devi.
Details of Shri shodashi mandal yantra:-
- Metal - Copper
- Size - 3 inches x 3 inches
- Weight - Varies between 25 to 30 grams
- Benefits - Can be used during Shodashi sadhana