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Ravana miserably lost to Chandravanshi dynasty King Kartaviryarjuna in Mahishmati, present-day Maheshwar in Madhya Pradesh state. Ravana's grandfather Rishi Pulastya had to request Kartaviryarjuna to release Ravana from captivity [Ref: Ramayana 7.36-38].


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Atharva Veda 10.007.13. य॒स्य त्र॒यस्त्रिंशद् देवा॒ अ॒ङ्गे स॒र्वे समवा॒ yásya tráyastriṃśad devā́ áṅge sárve samā́hitāḥ | skambháṃ táṃ brūhi katamáḥ svid evá sáḥ ||13|| Translation 1: In whose (single) member are the thirty-three gods All concentrated - Tell about this Skambha: what is he like? Translation 2: Who out of many, tell me, is that Skambha He in ...


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The Bhavishya Purana details a conversation between Gabriel (who we can safely assume is the evil Kali) and king Bhoja. Gabriel is called Pisacha, possibly actually Paiśāca in Sanskrit, outside the quotes. Gabriel is probably lying about some things, but that does not matter for this point. Sootjee said:-"In deep at night, the illusionist Dev pisacha, ...


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Then Swamiji said that on the way back he returned to Srinagar by the common route by which the pilgrims return. A few days after returning to Srinagar, he went to visit Kshir Bhavani Devi and staying there for seven days worshipped the Devi and made Homa to her with offerings of Kshira (condensed milk). Every day he used to worship the Devi with a maund of ...


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Well According to Jagat Guru Adi Shankaracharya and all most of his works, all 6 sects viz Brahma/Sourya, Vishnu, Mahesha (the Kailash deity), Devi, Kaumara and Ganapati are that of Saguna Brahmana, he says only Lord Shiva is the Nirguna Parambrahma and us supreme than Sagunas. Lets see some of his Bhasyas.: According to BSB of Adi Shankara.: Sankara ...


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I seriously doubt that. Adi Shankaracharya was propounder of Advaita Vedanta which indeed says there's "NO TWO" but still he has his own philosophical style of explaining all ideas related to superiority and inferiority. By 'atma chethana' there's only one 'Shudda nirguna chetana' but by Aishwaryatva (Powers) 'Saguna Brahman' alone is superior in ...


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