Bagulamukhi Mata also spelled as "Bagala" is one of the most powerful warrior and tantra goddess who stands eighth amongst the Ten Tantrik Mahavidyas.
She is known as the wisdom goddess and can paralyze and control the enemies who try to harm Her devotees. Due to these powers, Maa Bagalamukhi is also referred to as goddess of Stambhana. The word "Bagala" is acquired from the word "Vagla" meaning bridle. The word "Vagla" then came to be called as "Bagala".
In Northern part of India, Maa Bagalamukhi is often revered to as "Pitambari Maa". Apart from this, She is also addressed as Brahmastra Roopini, Pitambaradevi and Shatrubuddhivinashini.