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What is the story of Indra going to Nara-Narayana Rishis for aid, as mentioned in Mahabharata?

This story in mentioned in Mahabharata, Udyoga Parva, SECTION XLIX. "Bhishma continued, 'Having heard these words, Sakra went to the spot where those two were practising ascetic austerities, ...
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Was Surya's son Karna with his Kavachakundala as strong as Krishna and Arjuna taken together?

No. Karna was never any match to Krishna and Arjuna. Arjuna had forced karna to retreat in battle after the Draupadi Swayamvara. Karna was defeated by Gandharvas in gosha yatra parva. Arjun then ...
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Was Surya's son Karna with his Kavachakundala as strong as Krishna and Arjuna taken together?

Best explore Drona Parva and Karna Parva of Mahabharatam to solve all confusion. This is from Karna Parva.: “Thus did that illustrious Deity (Mahadeva), that Creator of the worlds, that Lord of both ...
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Which other manifestations of god Vishnu besides Parshurama, are associated with the 'Akshaya-Tritya'?

lord prahalada asks a boon to god narasimha, after killing king hiranyakashipu, to stay at Simhachalam aka simhagiri,simhadri,simhashailam,as both varaha and narasimha avatars combined. god varaha ...
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Muktika Upanishad

This relates to the Hindu concept of time and creation. World is destroyed and recreated in cycles of chaturyugi, manvantar, kalpa &c. Apart from that, there are also parallel universes (...
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