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The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
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Looking For The Hub Of The Sacreed Wheel: Part 1
It is often said that all paths are like spokes on a wheel. We start at the rime and follow a spoke to the hub of central truth from which all paths arise and to which they all return. Those of you who've been following my articles should also know that to a...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Pagan Roots of the Bible
"The Bible is the innerrent word of the living God. It is absolutely infallible, without error in all matters pertaining to faith and practice, as well as in areas such as geography, science, history, etc. Jerry Falwell I have heard this assertion...
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The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
The Concept of Sarasvati
In my young age, on every occasion of the Sarasvati-Puja, I used to wonder how the goddess Sarasvati came to be associated with learning. There is no story of her birth as in case of Lakshmi and Parvati, for example. Therefore, the period of her appearing as...
Deities & Heros >> Indic

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Soaring towards the sun
Indra's boon was that the Vajra would no longer hurt the child and that his body would be stronger than the weapon. Varuna, the god of the ocean, offered him protection from water. Agni, the god of fire, blessed him with immunity to fire.
By comparing the Congress to Death, Modi has paid his arch-rivals a great
The 4 Vedas in Hindi, English, Telugu | PDF Download
I. 164-46 declares, “They call it Indra, Mitra, Varuna and Agni, or the heavenly bird Garutmat (Later Garuda). The sages call the one being in many ways, they call it Agni, Yama, Matarisvan.
Mahashivratri makes Srimukhalingam village come alive
Besides the main shrine of Mukhalingeswara, the temple complex also houses temples dedicated to Indra, Agni, Yama dharmaraja, Nairiteswara, Varuna, Kuvera and Vayuva as well as another small shrine for Goddess Parvathi, consort of Mukhalingeshwara ...
Good deva-bad asura divide misleading
Indra, leader of the devas, constantly begs his father, Brahma, to save him from the asuras just as asuras seek boons that enable them to drive devas out of Swarga. Devas are blessed with amrita or the nectar of immortality.

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Varuna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Makara is his mount. His consort is the Hindu goddess Varuni. Originally the chief god of the Vedic pantheon, Varuna was replaced by Indra and later faded ...
Varuna - New World Encyclopedia
Aug 29, 2008 Throughout the Vedas, Varuna is mentioned 341 times, while Indra, chief of ... over the storm, and together they are referred to as Indra-Varuna.
Hindu God - Varuna - Hindu Online
Though Varuna was the chief deity in the beginning, he seems to have yielded his place later on to Indra and Prajapati. In the subsequent mythological literature  ...
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Varuna - Encyclopedia Mythica
Varuna is the keeper of the cosmic order, a force called rta. ... In Vedic times, the worship of Varuna fell off as he was supplanted by Indra as king of the gods.

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