Earth Culture of Origin
Alternate Names / Spellings
Nirriti, Nirrta (male aspect)
Nirrti was a Hindu Vedic goddess of death, destruction and terrifying evil. She has been connected with the goddess Kali as one aspect of the mother-creator-liberator deity. Nirrti is said to live in the south, considered the land of the dead. In later Hinduism, Nirrti becomes a male Dikpala god of terrifying aspect.
Earth Mythological References
--DeeKayP 18:49, 7 Sep 2004 (PDT)