The mother of the universe. One of the most impressive and formidable goddesses of the Hindu pantheon-and one of the most popular-is the goddess Durga. Her primary mythological function is to combat demons who threaten the stability of the cosmos.
Planet Saturn. The god of wisdom and the remover of obstacles, son of Shiva and Parvati.
Upon his birth, astrologers predicted that upon achieving manhood, Siddhartha would become either a universal monarch (Chakravarti), or would abandon all earthly comforts to become a monk and a Buddha, a perfectly enlightened soul who would then assist all mankind to achieve enlightenment.
When Jesus was born, a bright star rised up in the sky. The Magi are popularly referred to as wise men, kings and astrologers who were said to have followed the stars to visit Jesus after his birth, bearing gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.