Short Stories

The story of birth of Lord Krishna

The amazing story of Lord Krishna’s birth is found here. His mother and father had to endure Kansa’s atrocities. Quite and eventful day was that which we now know and celebrate as Janmashtmi. Children will surely like the narration.

Lord Shiva’s blue throat

The Neelkantha Lord Shiva is also known by the name of “Nilakaṇtha”, which literally means the blue-throated. Once Goddess Parvati learnt that Lord Shiva had swallowed poison, he rushed to hold his neck, so that the poison would not travel neck downwards. That’s how his neck became a deep blue.   Lord Shiva story

Guru poornima is also known as Vyasa Poornima – Why?

Vyasa Poornima Vedvyasa – It is said that Vyasa have been born on Guru Poornima day, but also to have started writing the Brahma Sutras on ashadha sudha padyami, which ends on this day. This great sage also wrote Mahabharata. This was the day, when Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa – author of the Mahabharata – was born to sage Parashara …

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Radha – was she for real?

The reason for above question is that there is no mention of Radha in scriptures. Neither Mahabharata, Nor Shrimad Bhagwat mention this. This fact is too important to missed by greats like Ved Vyasa. Probably, this was included by Jayadev and became famous from there. The whole story can be found here.