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Vasuki is second Naga child of Sage Kashyapa and Kadru. Vasuki is wore by Lord Shiva around His neck. Vasuki was used as rope during Sagara Madhanam or churing of ocean.

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Why does bhagwad Gita contradict itself? [duplicate]

Bhagwad Gita chapter 10 आयुधानामहं वज्रं धेनूनामस्मि कामधुक् | प्रजनश्चास्मि कन्दर्प: सर्पाणामस्मि वासुकि:।।28।। I am the Vajra (thunderbolt) amongst weapons and Kamadhenu amongst the cows. ...
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Who is the true Nagaraja, the King of Nagas?

Nagas are children of Sage Kashyapa and Kadru. Adisesha, elder among the Nagas, is bed for Lord Vishnu. Vasuki, second child, is Lord Shiva's snake. There are many other Nagas but these two Nagas are ...
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What is the story of Lord Shiva and Vasuki?

Lord Shiva blessed Vasuki and wore him as an ornament around his neck. What is the story of Lord Shiva and Vasuki and for what reasons Lord Shiva blessed him?