Category: Fascinating Stories about Lord Shiva

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Ashta Bhairav: The eight manifestations of Kaal Bhairav

Ashta Bhairav are eight manifestations of Kaal Bhairav. They are the guardians and controller of eight directions. Each Bhairav has eight sub Bhairavs under him. So there are 64 Bhairavs in total. All of...

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Trimurti – the Trinity of Hinduism

The Trimurti is a concept in Hinduism “in which the cosmic functions of creation, maintenance, and destruction are personified by the forms of Brahma the creator, Vishnu the maintainer or preserver and Shiva the...

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12 Jyotirlinga of shiva: Part IV

This is the Fourth part of 12 jyotirlinga in which we will discuss about last four jyotirlinga which are Nageshwara, Rameshwara, Trimbakeshwar, Grishneshwar. So lets start with the nineth jyotirling. 9) Nageshvara Jyotirlinga: Nageshvara...

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12 Jyotirlinga of shiva: Part III

This is the Third part of 12 jyotirlinga in which we will discuss about next four jyotirlinga which are Kedarnath, Bhimashankar, Kashi Vishwanath and Vaidhyanath . So lets start with the fifth jyotirling. 5)...

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12 Jyotirlinga of shiva: Part II

This is the second part of 12 jyotirlinga in which we will discuss about first four jyotirlinga which are Somnatha, Mallikarjuna, Mahakaleshwara and Omkareshwara. So lets start with the first jyotirling. 1) The Somnath...

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Dashavatara the 10 incarnations of Vishnu – Part II: Kurma Avatar

In Dashavatars, Kurma (कूर्म; ) was the second Avatar of Vishnu, succeeding Matsya and preceding Varaha. Like Matsya this incarnation also occurred in Satya yuga. Durvasa, The Sage, once gave a garland to Indra,...

Fascinating Stories about Lord Shiva Ep III : Shiva’s fight with Narasimha avatara 1

Fascinating Stories about Lord Shiva Ep III : Shiva’s fight with Narasimha avatara

Perhaps one of the least known stories about Shiva is his fight with Narasimha avatara of Lord Vishnu in the form of Sharabha. One version says he killed Narasimha! Another says Vishnu assumed another...

Fascinating Stories about Lord Shiva Ep II : Parvati once donated Shiva 0

Fascinating Stories about Lord Shiva Ep II : Parvati once donated Shiva

Parvati once donated Shiva to Brahma’s Sons on Narad’s advice. This happened when their second child, Ashokasundari, left home (Kailasha) for meditation. This is the story: When Kartikeya, their first child, was born, he...

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Fascinating Stories about Lord Shiva Ep I : Shiva and Bhilla

The series ‘Fascinating Stories about Lord Shiva’. This series will be focusing on many known and unknown stores of Shiva. There will be a new story per episode. Ep I is a story about...

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Most Badass Hindu Gods/Goddesses Part II : Shiva

Shiva One of the most Badass Hindu GOD, also referred to by names like Rudra, Mahadev, Trayambak, Natraja, Shankar, Mahesh, etc. is considered the personification of the Masculine element of the universe. In the...