Brahmavaivarta Purana had Existed in the 1st Millennium CE

The Brahmavaivarta Purana (ब्रह्मवैवर्त पुराण) is a voluminous Sanskrit text and a major Purana (Maha-purana) of Hinduism. It is an important Vaishnava text. This Purana majorly centers around the…

Markandeya Purana Serves Repository of Myths and Legends

The Markandeya Purana (मार्कण्डेय पुराण) is a Sanskrit text of Hinduism and one of the eighteen major Puranas. The text’s title Markandeya refers to a sage in Hindu History, who…

Brahma Purana Is Dedicated To Lord Brahma

The Brahma Purana (ब्रह्मपुराण) is one of the eighteen major Puranas collections of Hindu texts in the Sanskrit Language.  Another title for this text…

Purana Literally Means  Ancient, or Old

Purana (पुराण) is a vast genre of Indian literature about a wide range of topics, particularly about legends and other…

Taittiriya Upanishad Relates to Education of Students

The Taittirīya Upanishad (तैत्तिरीय उपनिषद्) is a Vedic era Sanskrit text, embedded as three chapters (adhyāya) of the Yajurveda. It is a mukhya (primary, principal) Upanishad, and likely composed…

Isha Upanishad is the Ruler of the Self

The Isha Upanishad (ईशोपनिषद्) is one of the shortest Upanishads, embedded as the final chapter (adhyāya) of the Shukla Yajurveda. The Upanishad…

Why Is Nachiketa Important In Katha Upanishad

The Katha Upanishad (कठोपनिषद् or कठ उपनिषद्) is one of the mukhya (primary) Upanishads, embedded in the last eight short sections of the Kaṭha school…