Edited: January 5, 2017
The appearance of Lord Varâha
(33) Even as He bluish as a
tamâla tree, like a playing elephant, upheld the earth on His
curved tusks o Vidura, they who were lead by Brahmâ could
recognize Him as the Supreme Lord. Thereupon they with folded hands
offered Him prayers from the Vedic hymns.
of Diti in the Evening
'O learned one, Cupid has with eyes for you aimed all his
arrows at me
and thus distresses my poor self like a mad elephant attacking a banana
Description of the Kingdom of God
(27) After passing there through six gates
without taking much interest, they at the seventh gate
ran into two demigods of the same age who carried valuable maces,
bracelets, earrings, helmets and beautiful garments.
The Two Doorkeepers of
Vaikunthha, Cursed by the Sages
(15) The great
conclusion the Supreme Lord had revealed from His internal potency made
the four brahmins in extreme delight with their hairs standing on end
speak with folded hands.
Chapter 17: Victory
of Hiranyâksha over All the Directions of the Universe
(5) Sharp winds blew that
constantly houled and armies of cyclons
with dustclouds for their ensigns uprooted the greatest trees.