FAQ: When Was The Devi Mahatmia Written?

Who wrote Devi Mahatmya? Devi Mahatmya, a part of the Markandeya Purana, is one of the Puranas (secondary Hindu scriptures), and was composed in Sanskrit around 400-500 CE, with authorship attributed to the sage (Rishi) Markandeya. It consists of Chapters 74 to 86 (13 chapters) of the Markandeya Purana. In which Purana is Devi Mahatmya […]