The deceptive, feminine form that Vishnu assumes when necessary, to reach a goal through deception.

The root of Mohini is Moha.

Bhasmasura was killed by Mohini.

Ayyappa is the son of Mohini and Shiva.

In the Darukavana Mohini and Shiva teached the sages a lesson.

At the Churning of the milky ocean Mohini tricked the demons.

Mohini was also involved in the creation of Hanuman. Shiva was fascinated by her dance and granted her a wish. She asked for his semen.