Pushpaka Vimana | Flying Chariot with Supreme Powers

Vimana also called as Pushpaka Vimana is the ancient flying chariots, which contains supreme powers, and the details about it were mentioned in ancient Vedas and in Puranas. Among the Pushpaka Vimanas, Pushpaka Vimana owned by Lord Kubera is very powerful, and it would allow the people in the entire earth to enter into it, […]

King Vajranabha | Great Grandson of Lord Krisna

VajraNabha was one of the Yadavas, and he has become the King, after his father Aniruddha, as mentioned in the great epic Mahabharata. He was the great grandson of Lord Krishna, his appearance was similar to that of Krishna, and he properly ruled his kingdom. He is believed to have ruled his Mathura kingdom for […]

Kurukshetra War

Lord Krishna preaching Bhagavad Gita

The Kurukshetra War is a war between the Pandavas and the Kauravas and it is mentioned in the holy epic Mahabharata. It is believed that at the present place of Haryana, the Kurukshetra war took place. This war was lasted for a period of 18 days, and after that, the Kauravas were killed in the […]

Story of Rama Avatar – Why Lord Vishnu incarnated as Sri Rama

Sri Rama Avatara is the seventh Avatara of Lord Vishnu. The story of Rama Avatara is also mentioned in Padma Purana’s Uttara Khanda. Once, goddess Parvati expressed her desire to know about all the incarnations of Lord Vishnu. Continuing with the various incarnations of Lord Vishnu, Lord Mahadeva told Parvati — Describing about Sri Rama’s incarnation Lord Mahadeva […]

Boons to Demons by Gods

We would have read in the ancient puranas, about the penance of Demons on Lord Brahma, and getting great boons after finishing their penance. But most of the demons have utilized their powers obtained through their boons only for destructive purposes. After getting great powers, through their powerful boons, they began to capture the divine […]

Sri Krishna in Mahabharata

Lord Krishna is the perfect avatar of Lord Vishnu. At the time of his birth itself, he was born with four hands, holding the holy conch and the Sudarshana Chakra in his hands. He was born in the previous Dwaparayuga, in order to protect the Yadavas and the Pandavas, and to destroy the evil demons […]

Mainaka Parvatha | Holy Mountain Mainaka

Mainaka is a holy mountain which was mentioned in Ramayana. He is the affectionate brother of Ma Parvati, and he is an ardent devotee of Lord Shiva. Mainaka has got lot of powers, and he has the capability to fly in the upper worlds, contains a shining appearance, and looks in golden colour, similar to […]

Tulsi is the Holiest Tree, said by Lord Shiva

tulsi plant

Tulsi is the Holiest Tree, said by Lord Shiva.. this sentence is mentioned in the Padma Purana. Once Kartikeya asked Lord Shiva about the holiest tree, which was capable of giving salvation. Lord Shiva replied The Tulsi plant is supreme among all the vegetations. She is very dear to lord Vishnu and fulfills all the desires […]

Govardhana Giri | Mount Govardhan

Govardhana Hill also called as Govardhana Giri is an auspicious mountain, and it is located a few kilometres away from Vrindavan, the birth place of Lord Krishna. Govardhan Hill contains the features of Lord Krishna, and it is believed that still Lord Krishna visits this holy mountain, and stays here for some time. This holy […]

Babruvahana | Babhruvahana | Babhnu Vahana

Babruvahana is a character in the Mahabharata. He was the son of Arjuna and Chitrangada. Babruvahana was lived with his grandfather and also ruled the kingdom of Manipurawith his grandfather. He recognized Arjuna as his father only at a later stage in his life. Once when Arjuna went to Manipura in search of the sacrificial […]

Samba | Son of Krishna, Jambavati

Samba was the son of Lord Krishna, and Jambavati. His grandfather was the great “JAMBAVAN”, the bear king, who lived in Tretayuga and also in Dwaparayuga. In the ancient times, people were also worshiped the sons of Lord Krishna. Samba was born due to the severe penance of Lord Krishna on Lord Shiva. He contains […]

Gandaki River | Story of Holy River Gandaki

Gandaki River originates from Nepal, and it flows through Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. It is considered as one of the sacred rivers, and Mata Gandaki is a very pious mother River Goddess, who is an ardent devotee of Lord Vishnu. As per ancient legend, once there lived a pious girl and her name was “Gandaki”, […]

Kaushiki, Holy River in Nepal

As per legend, once there lived a holy person who was the grandson of Lord Brahma, and his name was Gadhi, and he had a beautiful daughter Satyavathi. On hearing the beauty of the pious woman Satyavathi, sage Richika approached Gadhi to arrange marriage for him with his daughter Satyavathi. Richika also donated lot of […]

Bhanu | Son of Krishna, Satyabhama

Bhanu was the son of Lord Shri Krishna and Mata Satyabhama, and he closely resembles Lord Krishna in appearance. He was married with Suthanu, who was the daughter of Yudhishtira and Draupadi, and their son was Vajra. Banu moved closely with the Pandavas, and won their heart. He was the friend of Samba and Pradyumna, […]

Vrishaketu | Karna’s Son (Vrishaketu in Mahabharata)

Vrishaketu is mentioned in Mahabharata. He is considered to be a good mannered person, and he was the son of the generous king Karna and his wife Supriya, and he is considered as one of the best warriors similar to Karna. He also learned archery under Arjuna, and after the demise of his father Karna, […]

Lakshmana | Daughter of Duryodhana

As per the famous epic Mahabharata, Lakshmana is the daughter of Duryodhana and Bhanumati, and her brother was Laxman Kumara. She was a noble and a beautiful woman,who was liked by both the Pandavas and the Kauravas, and she didn’t find any difference between the Pandavas and the Kauravas, and she completely differs from her […]

Rohini Devi | Vasudeva’s Wife

Rohini lived in the previous Dwapara Yuga, and she is the wife of Vasudeva and her children are Balarama and Subhadra. She showed special attention on Lord Krishna, and had realized him that he was an avatar of god. Rohini is the daughter of king Bahlika, who was an incarnation of Bhakta Prahalada. Rohini is […]

Dhrishtadyumna | Drupada’s Son, Draupadi’s Brother

Dhrishtadyumna, was the son of Drupada, the Panchala king, and brother of Draupadi. And he and his sister Draupadi were born in the sacrificial fire. He was the chief of the Pandava army during the Kurukshetra War. Dhrishtadyumna killed Drona, the guru of pandavas and kauravas, during the time of his meditation. Drupada performed a […]

Jara | Hunter who killed Krishna

As per Mahabharata, during the Kurukshetra war, all of the hundred sons of Gandhari were killed in the battle. Due to that Gandhari had become very angry with Lord Krishna, and as a result, she cursed Krishna, that the entire Yadavas would be destroyed after 36 years. Similarly, after the completion of 36 years, severe […]

Satrajit | Yadava King, famous for his role in ‘Syamantaka Mani Story’

As per the holy Bhagavata Purana, Satrajit was born in the previous Dwapara Yuga, and he was a Yadava king. His daughter was Satyabama, an incarnation of Ma Bhudevi, and she married to Lord Krishna. He was an ardent devotee of Lord Surya Bhagavan, and in appreciation to his Bhakti, Lord Surya granted the Syamantaka […]