आरिराधयिषुः कृष्णं वाचं जिगमिषामि याम् | तया व्याससमासिन्या प्रीयतां पुरुषोत्तमः || शुचिः शुचिषदं हंसं तत्परः परमेष्ठिनम् | युक्त्वा सर्वात्मनात्मानं तं प्रपद्ये प्रजापतिम् || यस्मिन्विश्वानि भूतानि तिष्ठन्ति च विशन्ति च | गुणभूतानि भूतेशे सूत्रे मणिगणा इव || यस्मिन्नित्ये तते तन्तौ दृढे स्रगिव तिष्ठति | सदसद्ग्रथितं विश्वं विश्वाङ्गे विश्वकर्मणि || हरिं सहस्रशिरसं सहस्रचरणेक्षणम् | प्राहुर्नारायणं देवं यं… Continue reading Krishna – The Master of the Universe
We all have numerous discussion regarding Jaya, Bharata and Mahabharata and which was written first and when and who wrote it. Forgot the current Mahabharata (KMG, Gita Press, BORI and others), I’m talking about ancient Mahabharata with current references. Jaya, Bharata and Mahabharata are not different versions of Mahabharata at all. These all are same… Continue reading Jaya, Bharata and Mahabharata!!!
Aindri (Son of Indra) Anagha (handsome or Innocent) Bharata (descendant of Bharata) Bhimanuja (younger brother of Bhima) Bhimshenanuja Bhibhatshu Brihnnala Shakhamrigadhavaja Shakaraj Shakranandan Shakrashunu Shakratamaja Shakrasuta Swetashav Swetahya Swetavaha Swetvahana Devendratanya Dhananjaya Gandivbhrit Gandivdhanva Gandivdhari Gandivi Gudakesha Indraroop Indrasuta Indratmaja Indravaraj Jaya Jishnu Kapidhwaja Kapiketan Kapipravar Kapivardhwaja Kaunteya Kaurava Kaurava-shreshtha Kaurvya Kaurveya Kiritbhrit Kiritmali Kiritavat… Continue reading Synonyms used for the Victor; Arjuna
Shiva had his favorite bow named Pinaka (Not Vijaya) Shiva had another bow Ajagava, after that Prithu held that bow. (Vishnu Puran - http://www.sacred-texts.com/hin/vp/vp048.htm#page_101) Shiva had another bow Named Shiva Dhanush broken by Rama in Sita Swayamvar Krishna/Vishnu had Saranga bow Indrayudha is Indra's bow or the rainbow Karna had most powerful Divine bow Vijaya… Continue reading Divine Bow
Author: Pranshu Saxena In school, when we learned the Bhagvada Geeta and were asked to write essays (nibandha) on it, the first word in every essay, first word of Geeta was Dharma. Dharmakshetre Kurukshetre samaveda yuyutsava: mamaka pandavaschaiva kimakurvata Sanjaya Dhritrashtra’s first question? What did my sons do? But, he prefaces it with battle… Continue reading Dharma Cycle 1