Bhakta Prahlada: Vishnu Devotee & the son of Hiranyakashipu
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Bhakta Prahlada: Vishnu Devotee & the son of Hiranyakashipu

Introduction A lad who faced the anger of his mighty father for the sake of his faith in God. Poison, sword, and fire could not frighten him. And the Lord Himself responded to the devotion of the five-year-old boy and came to the earth. “Let not death come to me from any creature created by…

Songs of Lava and Kusha: the sons of Rama who defeated Rama
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Songs of Lava and Kusha: the sons of Rama who defeated Rama

Introduction Sons of Rama and Sita. After Rama sent away Sita, who was pregnant, to the forest, the twin children were born to her in the hermitage of sage Valmiki. Desirous of performing the Ashwamedha (Horse) sacrifice, Rama sent across the country the sacrificial horse demanding allegiance from all. Lava and Kusha tied the horse…

Story of Dhruva, a king who was blessed by Vishnu as a kid
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Story of Dhruva, a king who was blessed by Vishnu as a kid

Introduction He was a little boy of five years when he was insulted by his stepmother and ignored by his father. He went to a forest in search of God. With determination and devotion, he succeeded. He ruled the country in the name of God and in the interest of the subjects. To this day…

The Story of Nachiketa who by his will power met Lord Yama
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The Story of Nachiketa who by his will power met Lord Yama

Introduction He was a brave lad. He sought knowledge at a very tender age. He persuaded Yama the God of Death to teach him. His father lost his temper one-day and told Nachiketa, ‘I have gifted you to the Lord of Death.’ This curse turned out to be a boon. He met the Lord of…