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Who is the Creator of all Energy and Sources in the Universe? [duplicate]

Who is the creator of all Energy and Sources in the Universe?I want to know the name of the God.
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What is the Vedic concept of universe creation? [duplicate]

I read big bang theory of universe creation, but I want to know the Vedic concept of universe creation and in how much time it is created?
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Who created the Universe? [duplicate]

There is a contrasting description of the creator of the universe. In Devi Purana, it is mentioned that Devi is the creator of the universe, and everything emanates from her. In Gita, Krishna said ...
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Questions about Origins and the Apocalypse [duplicate]

I have a school assignment on Origins and Apocalyptic tales. I would like to understand your beliefs on how the world was created and how it will end and have created the following questions to help ...
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How did this world got manifested as per Vedas? [duplicate]

According to Puranas, the world is created/manifested as per respective supreme deities. Also different sects have different philosophies. But my question is, how did this universe manifested as per ...
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What is the Hindu theory of creation? [duplicate]

Can someone please describe some of the theories of creation as per the Hindu ancient texts? How about the origin of matter ? I seem to remember a reference to something akin to the Big Bang; when ...
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What are the stories of creation in hindu scrpitures? [duplicate]

There are many stories of creation in our hindu scriptures,the hiryanyagarbha sukta and purusha sukta explains about creation but are there any other stories describe in scriptures like upanishads,...
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Is the Anukramani index of sages and deities of the Rig Veda available online?

As I discuss in this answer, how the Vedas originated is that from time immemorial, sages known as Dhristas have heard mantras (sacred verses) directly from the gods during a state of Tapasya (deep ...
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Why was earth created and why did we come to Earth?

Why did our supreme lord create Earth and why did we come to Earth? From where did all this start?
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Where from human came first?

I asked a Pundit about how the universe is created and where from human came first. While he was describing as mentioned in Vedas, he said that human are created from different parts of the body of ...
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What is the need of creation?

Questions How was the Universe created? and What is the source of creation according to Upanishads? talk about many aspects of creation. But my questions are: What is the need of creation? Why Brahma ...
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Swara signs and Vedas

What is the basis of intonation marks with respect to vedic chantings? Why does it not applicable in puranic or Geeta chanting?
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World is real even according to Advait Vedanta?

While reading a Jivanmuka Shri Ramana Maharshi I read the following passage (You can/should read more from here) - The Vedantins do not say that the world is unreal. That is a misunderstanding. If ...
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What is the theory of creation of the universe as per agama/tantra section of Hinduism

Can anyone tell with reference? Would be helpful .
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What is (if any) the significance of Ignorance/Maya?

We all know that samsara is not real but it is maya/ignorance. And once self-realization/Jnana is attained, all duality and ignorance are removed/obsolete. In other words, samsara is only based on ...

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