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Esoteric meaning of an extract from the meeting of Arjuna and Shiva

This is the most beautifully put riddle for Kundalini. The answer here is in two parts, first dealing with an overview and meaning of the subtule terms, and in second part detailed explanation with ...
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Is there any modern interpretation for Indra's curse to women and other entities?

Scriptures of Sanathan dharma do mention many astronomical, geographical facts etc., in a simple and cryptic way. The story mentioned in this question encode several such facts. One of the meaning ...
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What is the meaning of this verse from the Satapatha Brahmana?

Edit: Question had been updated since my answer below. However, Kaushitaki Upanishad, being one of the 11 most important Upanishads is its own authoritative source, vs. Bhagavad Puran. Upanishads are ...
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Is Lord Shiva KarpuraGauram or Nilalohita?

First, let's cover all the terms representing colors listed by Vedas and Itihasa (Will not touch Purana). And using this we will decipher the meaning behind this which would answer your question. Ṛṣis ...
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What is the correct meaning of the verse that establishes Caitanya's divinity?

The Original Sanskrit Verse is - कृष्णवर्णं त्विषाकृष्णं साङ्गोपाङ्गास्त्रपार्षदम् । यज्ञै: सङ्कीर्तनप्रायैर्यजन्ति हि सुमेधस: ॥ ३२ ॥ I'm giving the translation from two other sources (which for ...
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Is Asura Krishna mentioned in the Rigveda the same as Lord Sri Krishna?

No. This apparently asura Krishna, mentioned in the Rig-Veda 8.96.13-17, if interpreted as a person, cannot be the Divine god (Bhagvān) of the Srimad Bhagvad Geeta. This is because, Krishna was not ...
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What is the phrase in these verses from Bhāgavata Purāṇa referring to?

ŚB 3.20.50.: तेभ्य: सोऽसृजत्स्वीयं पुरं पुरुषमात्मवान् । तान् दृष्ट्वा ये पुरा सृष्टा: प्रशशंसु: प्रजापतिम् ॥ ५० ॥ The self-possessed (atmavān) creator gave them his own human form. On seeing the ...
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