Varaha Purana

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Diamond Pocket Books (P) Ltd., 2004 - Puranas - 112 pages
 

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Contents

Preface
7
What Are the Puranas?
9
Varaha and Its Various Representations
13
The Beginning of the Purana and the Beginning of Creation
20
Narada and Priyavarta
26
The Tale of Ashwashira Vasu and Raivya
29
Vaishnavi Devi Saraswati
35
Rudrani and Ruru
39
The Significance of the Vratas on Special Tithis
72
The Cycle of Ages
76
Lord Vishnu Is Supreme
79
Details of the Bhuvankosha Geography Astronomy
81
Penance or Atonement for Various Sins
86
Maya Illusion
91
Important Teerthas
93
Mathura and Other NearAbout Holy Spots
96

The Importance of Kapalika Vrata
41
The Tale of Satyatapa
43
Shveta and Vinitashva
45
How the Earth Was Rescued?
47
The Way to Propitiate Lord Vishnu
48
The Tale of Durjaya
52
Sage Markandeyas Instructions to Gauramukha on Sharddha
56
How to Build the Images?
101
How to Honour the Dead?
103
The Story of Nachiketa
105
Alms Giving Donation etc
107
Significnace of Varaha Purana
108
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