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Vishnu Purana: One of the Eighteen Mahapuranas

By |2019-09-24T23:54:21+03:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Vishnu Purana is one of the eighteen Mahapuranas, a genre of ancient and medieval texts of Hinduism. It is an important Pancharatra text in the Vaishnavism literature corpus. The manuscripts of Vishnu Purana have survived into the modern era in many versions. More than [...]

Kalki – The Tenth Avatar of Hindu God Vishnu

By |2019-07-04T03:40:25+03:00July 4th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Kalki, also called Kalkin or Karki, is the tenth avatar of Hindu god Vishnu to end the Kali Yuga, one of the four periods in the endless cycle of existence in Vaishnavism cosmology. He is described in the Puranas as the avatar who rejuvenates existence [...]