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Is the Anukramani index of sages and deities of the Rig Veda available online?

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How could Valmiki write the Ramayana?

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1 answer
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Why does each incarnation of Vishnu need an "officiating priest"?

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How has Lord Vishnu's understanding developed and what was his role initially?

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Do any commentators other than Adi Shankaracharya disagree with both Pancharatra and Shaiva Agamas?

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How is 'Vishwa Virat Swaroop' of Lord Krishna described in Mahabharata?

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What is the difference between Bhakti Yoga & Sharanagati?

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Why did Sri Krishna say he was VAJRA among weapons?

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What is the means of attaining Moksha according to the different Astika schools?

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Why did Goddess Lakshmi choose Lord Vishnu as her consort?

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How can one increase bhakti?

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Where is this Srimad Bhagavatam verse about the different forms of Moksha?

10 votes
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Does Veda has more than one Samhita regarding to Shakha?

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I want to learn Sanskrit. Can anybody guide me how to start? [closed]

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Who are the Vajin gods?

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Which Alwars mention the gods whom they're incarnations of?

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What scriptures describe Shiva whispering Rama's name to those who die in Kashi?

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Whose avatara is Sri Ramanujacharya?

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Who is the current moon god, Soma son of Atri or Tvisiman son of Dharma?

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Has anyone responded to Ramanujacharya's refutation of the Cosmological Argument for the existence of God?

7 votes
1 answer
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What is the context of an important Sutra from Sankarsha Kanda manuscripts?

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How do Vaishnavas interpret the Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra?

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How do different Astika schools prove the existence of God?

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Different types of sacred fires from Vedic Period?

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What is the story of Dattatreya defending the Vedas?

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What scriptures describe Lakshmi’s serpent Kalyana?

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Why did Drona and Kripa, who were Brahmanas, fight in the Mahabharata war? [duplicate]

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Why are there no more Alwars?

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Why do Vadakalai Sri Vaishnavas believe that Advaita liberation is not eternal?

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What is the Agni Savitra Vidya that Indra taught to sage Bharadvaja?