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It appears that the interpretation of the shloka of 4th Canto is not correct. actually Srimad Bhagavad Mahapurana has at no space criticised Lord Shiva or shaivism. On the other hand, in the sankalpa for reading of Srimad Bhagavad Mahapurana the prayer clearly states - Vaishnavas please state "Dasoham Tava Keshava" while Smartas (Shaivites) state "Soham ...


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It seems that the curse is affecting only those who indulge in the blaspheming, who indulge in the beliefs and practices that are anti Vedic. This is seen from the text, Bhagavatam canto 4, chapter 2: SB 4.2.30 — Bhṛgu Muni continued: Since you blaspheme the Vedas and the brāhmaṇas, who are followers of the Vedic principles, it is understood that you ...


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Maharishi Bhrigu was one of the Manas Putras of Brahma, whom he created right after the emergence of Rudra from his forehead. As mentioned in the Bhagvat Puran: Then from Lord Brahma's eyebrows appeared a baby, blue-red in color. The baby appeared in eleven forms and began to cry immediately after his arrival. Lord Brahma consoled him! "Don't cry my son, ...


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Goddess Parvati was never the daughter of Bhrigu. She is Adi Parashakti incarnated as Lord Shiva's wife and from her emerged the 10 Mahavidyas of which the last one is Kamala or Lakshmi. And Lakshmi is Bhargavi and that's how Parvati's one name is also that. The story of how the Dasha Mahavidyas emerged from Adi Parashakti/Sati/Parvati is given in Devi ...


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This story occurs in Padma Purana Brahma Khanda chapter 57. It was one of the consequences of battle between Gods and demons. Indra and the gods wanted to kill the demons in the battle. Demons had realised that they will not be able to defeat the demons in the battle and went to Bhrigu's hermitage. Their guru Shukracharya was not present to save them ...


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According to this the importance of Bhrigu Temple and Sage Bhrigu doing penance in the city of Ballia is mentioned. This town is undoubtedly of great antiquity; many legends bear witness to its historical importance. It is a common belief that Ballia was founded after the name of Rishi Balmiki, the first Sanskrit Poet of India. The Confluence ...


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As per Skanda Purana 1:2:51:178, father of Kamatha is the author of Harita Samhita. 178.Your father-will become an author of a Smṛti text (viz. Hārita-Smṛti). He will be adored by Brāhmaṇas. This spot will never perish. Skanda Purana 1:2:51:25. On hearing this from the guest, Hārīta spoke to his eight year old son Kamaṭha, “Do you understand, dear son, ...


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The Venkatachala Mahatmya of the Vaishnava Kanda of the Skand Purana does not contain the story of the visit of Bhrigu to the abodes of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. The image below is to indicate that the Venkatachala Mahatmya is in fact a part of the Vaishnava Kanda of the Skand Purana. It does mention about Srinivasa's meeting with Padmavathy, when the ...


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Here is a link where you can get the story:- 1.Hindupedia He was one of the sons of sage Bhrigu and his wife Khyati and thus the grandson of Lord Brahma. When they were young, Shukra and Brihaspati studied under the same guru, Sage Angirasa, who also happened to be Brihaspati's father. Shukra was known to be more knowledgeable than Brihaspati. ...


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