सतीवरलाभो नाम सप्तदशोऽध्यायः
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Brahma said (to Narada)
इति नन्दाव्रते पूर्णे नवम्यां दिनमागतः |
तस्यास्तु ध्यानमग्नायाः प्रत्यक्षमभवद्धर || 3 ||
On the coming of the ninth day of the lunar month at the end of the Nandavrat, while she was in meditation, Shiva appeared in front of her.