Vishnu To The Rescue (Garuda, Prahlad, The Churning of the Ocean) (Comic Book)

Item Code: NAG938
Author: Anant Pai
Publisher: India Book House Pvt. Ltd.
Language: English
Edition: 2007
ISBN: 9788175082823
Pages: 96
Cover: Paperback
Other Details 9.0 inch X 7.0 inch
Weight 190 gm
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About The Book

Lord Vishnu is known as the Preserver in the holy Hindu trinity along Brahma, the Creator and Shiva, the Destroyer. Whenever evils is on the rise, Vishnu descends on earth to uphold righteousness, preserve justice and annihilate sin. The three stories in this Amar Chitra Katha illustrate instances when Vishnu himself comes down to earth to the aid of the faithful.

The story of 'Garuda' is about the divine, mythical bird that has been greatly venerated in India through the ages. A stone flag-post, often covered with a mental plate bearing an image of Garuda on top, is invariably erected in front of the image of Lord Vishnu in all Vaishnavaite temples, as Garuda is considered to be one of the greatest devotees of Vishnu. This is known as the Garuda-Stambha or Garuda Pillar. The first story narrates the birth of Garuda and is based on the Adi Parva of the Mahabharata.

The story Prahlad is based on the Bhagawat Purana. Young Prahlad, an ardent devout, asserts that Vishnu is everywhere - even in the pillar that stands in front of him. On hearing this, Prahlad's asura father, Hiranyakashipu, kicks the pillar. Vishnu then emerges form it in the form of Narasimha, the man-lion and rescues Prahlad form persecution.

The third story, The Churning of the Ocean, dramatically narrates how Vishnu assists the devas in procuring amrit, the divine nectar, form the Ocean of Milk, This story is from the Bhagawat Purana and the Mahabharata.

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