For other uses, see Rati (given name) and Rati (Norse mythology).
In Hinduism, Rati ('eRoTIc'; also called Rūpiņī) is the goddess of passion and lust, and a daughter of Daksha. She married Kāma, the god of love.


  • Anna Dallapiccola, Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend. ISBN 0-500-51088-1.

Further reading

  • David Kinsley, Hindu Goddesses: Vision of the Divine Feminine in the Hindu Religious Traditions. ISBN 81-208-0379-5.

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