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What is the correct age of Kali yug?

As per Vishnu Purana: Book I: Chapter III Oh best of sages, fifteen twinklings of the eye make a Kásht́há; thirty Kásht́hás, one Kalá; and thirty Kalás, one Muhúrtta 3. Thirty Muhúrttas constitute a ...
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Definition and ritualistc rights of vrAtyas in the present day

What you described is the natural way of things to occur in the Kaliyuga ब्रह्मक्षत्रविशः शूद्रा जात्याचारविवर्जिताः । सन्ध्या च यज्ञसूत्रं च भवेल्लुप्तं न संशयः ॥ Translation: (In Kaliyuga), the ...
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Physical changes in other lifeforms in each Yuga

manuṣyāṇāṁ paśunāṁ ca pakṣiṇāṁ sthāvaraiḥ saha / teṣāmāyurupkrāntaṁ yugadharmeṣu sarvaśaḥ // ~ Matsya Purāṇa (145.4) As per yugadharma, there's decline in the āyus of manuṣyas, paśus, pakṣis and ...
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Is sanyāsaṃ prohibited in Kaliyuga?

Brahmavaivarta Purāṇa (4.115.112b-113a) mentions 5 kaliyuganiṣiddha karmas - aśvamedham gavālabbhaṁ saṁnyāsaṁ palapaitr̥kam // devareṇa sutotpati kalau pañca vivarjayet / Saṁnyāsa is also mentioned ...
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Which avatars of Vishnu took place in Kaliyuga?

Vishnu took some incarnations during Kali Yuga. Lord Buddha “tataḥ kalau sampravṛtte sammohāya sura-dviṣām | buddho nāmnāñjana-sutaḥ kīkaṭeṣu bhaviṣyati ||” (SB 1:3:24). “Then, in the beginning of ...
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Like Vishnu, do other deities incarnate during Kali Yuga and yet to appear?

Lord Ganesha will appear as avatar and also destroy the sinners by riding on a blue horse and the new age of Satyug will begin. This incarnation of Ganesha is described in detail in Ganesh Purana. In ...
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Signs of Kali Yuga

I have posted some verses about Kali Yuga in a Purana. Kali Yuga These are the characteristics of Kaliyuga: violence, jealousy, falsehood, deception and slaughter of ascetics. These are the ...
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Is Kaliyuga best time to get Moksha ? Is Bhakti only way to get Moksha in kaliyuga?

Yes, kaliyug is the best yuga for sankirtan. ध्यायन् कृते यजन् यज्ञैस्त्रेतायां द्रापरेऽर्च्चयन्। यदाप्रोति तदाप्रोति कलौ श्रीरामसंकीर्तनात्।। Vishnu Puran Whatever is achieved by meditation in Satya-...
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What is the "Golden Age" of 10,000 years in Kaliyuga?

That 10000 starting years of the kaliyug are golden is comparative considering what will follow after that. Not only Bhagwaan Sri-Krishn but also Bhagwaan Shiv says same thing Bhagwaan Shri Krishn ...
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What is the "Golden Age" of 10,000 years in Kaliyuga?

Why not just read the Brahma-Vaivarta Purana yourself? Sri Krishna said that the Ganga devi will purify the sinful for the first 5000 years of Kali yuga. Thereafter, the mantra-upasakas of Krishna ...
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Which smṛtis (dharma śāstras) are to be followed in Kali-yuga?

This is also confirmed in Padma Puran as well. Manu Smriti is not for Kaliyuga. Reference: https://www.wisdomlib.org/hinduism/book/the-padma-purana/d/doc365628.html Padma Puran, Uttar Khand, Chapter ...
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