Sunday, May 29, 2011
Lalita Sahasranama # 537
na matih, amatih
She is devoid of intelligence
Here the word Amati means nescience . According to the commentator, DurgaBhatta, in the Nirukti,the word amati is explained to mean the knowledge of the self.
Amati may refer to the insentient creation which was devoid of intelligence. She is the source of insentient creation; hence, She is called amati.