waiting for an opportunity sent the ambassador with the news that
she would wed, if only they win the battle with her. Unwilling to
fight, they sent their army commanders along Raktabija, Dumralochana
and Chanda Munda to bring her to their presence using muscle force.
Alas! all were made to bite the dust--killed with utmost ease.
Wasn't she the incarnation of the all powerful Sati? Enraged at
this, the brothers entered the war theatre only to be routed out and
out. The entire ashram region reverberated with sounds of victory
heard to them first, and to the Mata next. She then blessed them
with Kanakavarsha and made their lives live-worthly with peace
regining to its full and eternity. As the region glittered by the
gold fallen, it was called Kanakawada and the greatful sages called
her Kanakadurga and worshipped her with due rituals and ardour
unique. Because of the victory over asuras, this place was also