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'''Karawati''' or '''Sarawati''' (or the mother of Rixx, the lifestone of Krysaros) is the ancient symbol of purity, hearth and unity of the Betazoid people. Rixx is an influential figure in Betazoid history and his story is told in many different ways. This would both tie him to Krysaros, a certain powerful figure in his own right who gave Rixx the instruments he used to unify the planet, and the houses themselves. Krysaros was thought to be Karawati's brother in many occasions. However, in other sects, she is believed to be his wife. At any rate, the believers of Karawati are not limited to any one scenario but do have some of the basic ways of thinking.
There are many variations of her name. Use of any name and abbreviations connected to Karawati and Sarawati are acceptable.
The religion is one that involves many variations of Gods and Goddesses.
Karawati is identified as Betazed herself, thus Mother Nature. Without her care to the individuals that make her home, there would not, in essence, be life at all. It is because of her they have the gifts of empathy and telepathy. It is used to keep their minds open, to feel her love and she would in turn feel theirs.
The Moons are described as her two sisters, Yimone and Retana, the twins of the heavens. One without the other would destroy the flow of water on the planet, change the tropical seasons and light at night.