Shilpa Reddy's Nava Durga series on Instagram is grabbing a lot of eyeballs. Here's a look at some breathtaking pictures of Shilpa Reddy in various avatars of Durga on the occasion of Navaratri

The first avatar of Durga, Maa Shailputri symbolizes the power of spiritual awakening and helps people find purpose in life

The second avatar of Maa Durga is Brahmacharini symbolizing determination and dedication, the core of our existence

The third manifestation of Goddess Durga is Goddess Chandraghanta, the bell of the moon. She can be both benevolent and fierce depending on the situation

The fourth form of the Mother Divine is called Kushmanda, who manifests as Prana, the energy within us

The fifth form of Durga Maa is Skandamata, representing the confluence of Iccha Shakti (power of intention), Jnana Shakti (power of knowledge), Kriya Shakti (power of righteous action)

The sixth form is Katyayni, representing the deep and most intricate secrets of Divinity

Kaalratri, the seventh avatar and the terrifying form of of Goddess Durga is said to bestow Jnana (knowledge) and Vairagya (dispassion)