The objective role and activities of "kalki" a avatara of Lord Vishnu that has yet to come is described in various Hinduism scriptures like puranas and itihasa.
First of all let us see what Mahabharata is saying about who will be target of Kalki. It
Is mentioned in Mahabharata -Vana Parva-Chapter 191 by sage Markandeya that Kalki will destroy ...
According to Kalki Purana, Kalki Avatara will kill Buddhists, Mlecchas and Yavanas.
The introduction of the Purana summarizes this as follows:
Among the upa-puranas or sub Puranas, the Kalki Purana is most sacred
and widely respected. At the end of Kah-yuga, the Supreme Lord,
Hari, will incarnate as Lord Kalki and kill all the mlecchas, yavanas,
As per Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam (Bhāgavata Purāṇa): Skandha 12: Adhyay 2:
विचरन्नाशुना क्षौण्यां हयेनाप्रतिमद्युति: ।
नृपलिङ्गच्छदो दस्यून्कोटिशो निहनिष्यति ॥ २० ॥
Displaying His unequaled effulgence and riding with great speed, He will kill by the millions those thieves who have dared dress as kings.
The story of Lord Vishnu Hiding himself in roots of the plants is mentioned in Kanda one- adhyaya two - brahmana five of Satapatha Brahmana Verse 1-11. This story is related to dwarf avatara of Vishnu called as "Vamana" and Vishnu as sacrifice i.e. Yajna and tells us about how gods with the help of Vishnu gained the whole of the earth from themselves from ...
The Pancabrahma Upanishad describes five forms of realities (Brahman) or Shiva that arose from highest reality – Sadyojata, Aghora, Vamadeva, Tatpurusha and Ishana. He is panchatmak, who conceals all five Brahmas, and to realize him is moksha.
In Kamba Ramayanam (in Tamil), the ...
Having multiple head mean they are deities of tantrik cult.Vishnu do have a form with 4 heads known as vaikuntha or skatish according to pancaratra.The four head are - vishnu,nrsimha,varaha and kapila.
Rama adhered to Dharma as ideology and duty but unaware of this as an avatar function. But Krishna did the same with full self consciousness and stated the same unequivocally to Arjuna. Do not know how the 12/16 scale rating was devised by ISKON or other pouranic commentator,authority biographer,devotee etc.
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The story of Kalanemi after getting killed by Vishnu is mentioned in Garga Samhita. Kalanemi regained life with the help of Shukracarya and then performed severe austerities. He got a boon from Brahma and then born as Kamsa in his next life.
The story mentioned is:
Shri Bahulashva said: Who was this very powerful demon Kamsa? O great
sage, please ...