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Ten Prominent Incarnations of Lord Vishnu
Ten Prominent Incarnations of Lord Vishnu
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Preface

Through this book, we are trying to understand and explain the glory and majestic powers of Lord Vishnu and the purpose of his incarnations. We hope the lofty ideals enshrined in this book serve as guiding lights for the people.

Vishnu’s ten incarnations states that the Divine Power manifested itself in the form of Lord Vishnu and embarked upon the task of creating the universe. Whenever and wherever evil manifested itself on the Earth, Lord Vishnu incarnated himself in different forms in order to eradicate the evil forces. For instance, to protect his devotee Prahlada form his father Hiranyakashyap’s demonic clutches, Lord Vishnu incarnated himself as Narashimha, the Man-Lion. To protect the Earth form the powerful Ravana, Lord Vishnu incarnated himself in the form of Lord Rama. He incarnated himself as Lord Krishna to kill the demon Kansa. He helped the righteous forces of the Pandavas in the battle of Mahabharata. He also gives the Gita Updesh to Arjuna in the great battle of the Mahaabharata.

For our reader’s convenience, Lord Vishnu’s story has been divided into ten episodes. That is the ten incarnations of Lord Vishnu. The ten incarnations are as follows-

1. Matsya, the Fish 2. Kurma, the Tortoise 3. Varaha, the Boar 4. Narasimha, the Man-lion 5. Vamana, the Dwarf 6. Parashurama 7. Shri Rama 8. Shri Krishna 9. Lord Buddha 10. Kalki, the Final Destroyer

In today’s era of materialism, these lofty ideals can influence many to follow the noble path of truth, righteousness, honesty and integrity.

Contents

The Glory and Greatness of Lord Vishnu 3
The Incarnation of Matsya, the Fish 8
The Incarnation of Kurma, the Tortoise12
The Assassination of Demons Madhu and Kaitabha21
The Incarnation of Varaha, the Boar24
The Incarnation of Narasimha, the Man-Lion29
The Incarnation of Vamana, the Dwarf32
The Incarnation of Parashurama, Rama with the axe35
The Incarnation of Lord Rama, the Perfect Man38
The Incarnation of Lord Krishna, Philosopher King52
The sermon of the Gita69
The Incarnation of Buddha, the Preacher of Peace77
The Incarnation of Kalki, the final Destroyer80

Ten Prominent Incarnations of Lord Vishnu

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NAD811
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Hardcover
Edition:
2008
ISBN:
9781730179211
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11.5 inch X 8.5 inch
Pages:
80 (Throughout Color Illustrations)
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Preface

Through this book, we are trying to understand and explain the glory and majestic powers of Lord Vishnu and the purpose of his incarnations. We hope the lofty ideals enshrined in this book serve as guiding lights for the people.

Vishnu’s ten incarnations states that the Divine Power manifested itself in the form of Lord Vishnu and embarked upon the task of creating the universe. Whenever and wherever evil manifested itself on the Earth, Lord Vishnu incarnated himself in different forms in order to eradicate the evil forces. For instance, to protect his devotee Prahlada form his father Hiranyakashyap’s demonic clutches, Lord Vishnu incarnated himself as Narashimha, the Man-Lion. To protect the Earth form the powerful Ravana, Lord Vishnu incarnated himself in the form of Lord Rama. He incarnated himself as Lord Krishna to kill the demon Kansa. He helped the righteous forces of the Pandavas in the battle of Mahabharata. He also gives the Gita Updesh to Arjuna in the great battle of the Mahaabharata.

For our reader’s convenience, Lord Vishnu’s story has been divided into ten episodes. That is the ten incarnations of Lord Vishnu. The ten incarnations are as follows-

1. Matsya, the Fish 2. Kurma, the Tortoise 3. Varaha, the Boar 4. Narasimha, the Man-lion 5. Vamana, the Dwarf 6. Parashurama 7. Shri Rama 8. Shri Krishna 9. Lord Buddha 10. Kalki, the Final Destroyer

In today’s era of materialism, these lofty ideals can influence many to follow the noble path of truth, righteousness, honesty and integrity.

Contents

The Glory and Greatness of Lord Vishnu 3
The Incarnation of Matsya, the Fish 8
The Incarnation of Kurma, the Tortoise12
The Assassination of Demons Madhu and Kaitabha21
The Incarnation of Varaha, the Boar24
The Incarnation of Narasimha, the Man-Lion29
The Incarnation of Vamana, the Dwarf32
The Incarnation of Parashurama, Rama with the axe35
The Incarnation of Lord Rama, the Perfect Man38
The Incarnation of Lord Krishna, Philosopher King52
The sermon of the Gita69
The Incarnation of Buddha, the Preacher of Peace77
The Incarnation of Kalki, the final Destroyer80
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