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The seven Immortals (Chiranjivi) of Hindu Mythology are: Aswathama King Mahabali Veda Vyasa Hanuman Vibhishana Krupacharya Parashuram Read the first part to know about the first two Immortals i.e. ‘Aswathama’ & ‘Mahabali’ Here: Who are the seven immortals (Chiranjivi) of Hindu Mythology? Part 1 Read

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The seven Immortals (Chiranjivi) of Hindu Mythology are: Aswathama King Mahabali Veda Vyasa Hanuman Vibhishana Krupacharya Parashuram Read the first part to know about the first two Immortals i.e. ‘Aswathama’ & ‘Mahabali’ Here: Who are the seven immortals (Chiranjivi) of Hindu Mythology? Part 1 Read

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Who are the seven immortals (Chiranjivi) of Hindu Mythology? Part 2

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