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The lower planetary system (Atala, Vitala, Sutala, Talātala, Mahātala, Rasātala and Pātāla) is also known as बिलस्वर्ग (subterranean heaven) and fear of old age and death is not there. न वा एतेषु वसतां दिव्यौषधिरसरसायनान्नपानस्‍नानादिभिराधयो व्याधयो वलीपलितजरादयश्च देहवैवर्ण्यदौर्गन्ध्यस्वेदक्लमग्लानिरिति वयोऽवस्थाश्च भवन्ति ॥ १३ ॥ Since the residents of ...


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The inhabitants of the lower worlds (Atala, Vitala, Sutala etc upto Patala) are all various kinds of demons. Yet they seem to have a much more pleasurable and luxurious lifestyle compared to the gods who live in the heavens. Also, more importantly, they are not troubled by old age. Quoting from Devi Bhagavatam Book 8; Chapter 18: O Devarsi! At the lower ...


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Besides just listing 14 Lokas, I think an answer describing bit about who lives in each Lokas would be useful. Though one answer is already there but it is unsourced. So, I am here posting an answer with references: Sources I do have: Recently while reading Vyasabhashya on Yogasutras of Patanjali, I have found that in his commentary on Yog Sutra 3.26, Vyasa ...


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King Kakudmi reached Brahma Loka with his daughter Revathi with the help of his yogic powers It can be inferred from the following words of Narada: prapto yoga-balenapi brahmalokam shubhavaham kanya-varam pariprashöum brahmanam prananama ha By his mystic power he traveled to Brahmaloka. His intention to ask for a proper husband for his daughter, he bowed ...


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Yes. It was mentioned by Vaisampayana in Indraloka Gamana Parva of Vana Parva that Arjuna spent full five years in heaven. Vaisampayana said, "The gods and the Gandharvas then, understanding the wishes of India, procured an excellent Arghya and reverenced the son of Pritha in a hurry. And giving water to wash both his feet and face, they caused the ...


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