The higher and more powerful are the aerial foes of the gods. Centering on one or another of the principal deities of sectarian Hinduism — Vishnu, Shiva, or the Goddess — these texts are traditionally said to comprise five topics: Darkness there was at first in darkness hidden; The universe was undistinguished water. The poet of a short hynm x. Download pdf. The soul of all that moves and stands is Surya. Owing to the multiplicity of terrestrial fires, Agni is also said to have many births; for he abides in every family, house, or dwelling.
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Among the Then there was neither being nor not-being. Allen Majumdar, R. According to the Rigvedathis genius, the lover of the water-nymph, dwells in the fathomless spaces of air, and stands erect on the vault of heaven.
The way of devotion bhakti is dramatically expounded in the Bhagavad Gita, or Song of the Lord — B.