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Kubera references for worship

This is the Kubera Mantra. धनाध्यक्षो यक्षपतिर्लोकपालो धनेश्वरः । सगुह्यकस्सयक्षश्च प्रतिगृह्णातु मे बलिम् ॥ [ Natyshastra 3:64-66 ] O the superintendent of [all] wealth, the king of Yakṣas, the ...
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Is having more than one Ishta-devta, a defined concept in the scriptures?

No, there is "ONLY ONE ISHT". There is no concept of two isht. If anyone calls upon to say they have two isht, it's like sailing a river by keeping feet in two different boats. Take example ...
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Scriptural basis for the Shodashopchar Puja?

The whole concept is sixteen upacharas is explained in Skanda Purana. Indra worshipped Devi Lakshmi with these 16 upacharas. Indra worshipped devotedly with sixteen upacāras (articles offered). Every ...
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Scriptural basis for the Shodashopchar Puja?

I don't know what does "earliest references" mean. Because of the cyclic nature of time in Hinduism theology (cf. Srimada Bhagvad Geeta 2.13) every text in of Hinduism has an eternal ...
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