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Narakasura is a son goddess Earth (Bhudevi) and Vishnu as Varaha, Narakasura has evil nature. You can use this tag for asking questions related to Narakasura

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Is Narakasura death is celebrated as Diwali?

The day before Diwali is Naraka Chaturdashi, which is believed to be the day when Krishna killed the demon Narakasura. Some believe that Diwali is celebrated to commemorate this event, as it ...
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Krishna marrying sixteen thousand royal maidens

Consider the following slokas from Srimad Bhagavatam SB 10.59.32: Sukadeva Gosvami said: Thus entreated by Goddess Bhumi in words of humble devotion, the Supreme Lord bestowed fearlessness upon her ...
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