Chakradhari | Lord Vishnu with Sudarshana Chakra

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Chakradhari denotes Lord Vishnu, the one who holds the Divine Sudarshana Chakra in one of his hands, and the holy Chanku in his another hand, and he is also called as Shanku Chakradhari. Sudarshana Chakra is given good importance in the Puranas, since only through the use of this divine weapon Lord Vishnu had destroyed […]

Can we offer Bilva Leaves to Vishnu?

Vishnu and Lakshmi

Yes, we can always willingly offer the Bilva Leaves even to Lord Vishnu, since Bilva leaves are also considered to be an aspect of Ma Lakshmi Devi. In one of the Holy Texts of Hinduism, it is written that Ma Lakshmi Devi resides in the Bilva Tree, and Lord Shiva is also considered be a […]

Holika Samhara Moorthy | Prahlada as Slayer of Holika

Yadagiri Narasimha Swamy Temple

The great Vishnu devotee Prahalada is also called as Holika Samhara Moorthy, since he has killed the demoness Holika, and restored peace and prosperity in the earth and in the heaven. As per ancient legend, Holika was a cruel demoness, and she was the aunt of Prahalad, who was burnt to death by Prahalad, when […]

Shrivatsa | Sacred Symbol on Lord Vishnu’s Chest

Shrivatsa is a holy symbol, and it is considered as very auspicious by the Hindus, especially by the Vaishnavites. Shrivatsa is the mole (mark), which appears on the chest of Lord Vishnu, where his consort Mata Lakshmi Devi permanently resides. In the famous Vishnu Sahasranamam Stotra, the word Shrivatsa is mentioned. Reciting the name Shrivatsa […]