Kingdom founded by Pururavas.
The Untouchable, who was willing to buy king Harishchandra.
The land (kshetra) of Purushottama, the land of the highest (uttama) Purusha.
It is the Jagannatha temple in Puri.
The Apsara, who, at Brahma’s request, gave birth to nine sons for Agnidhara within nine years and then returned to heaven.
Prayag/Sangam are confluences of rivers. The places are sacred and destinations of pilgrimage.
See also Panchprayag.
Krishna and Balarama fled to Pravarshana Mountain when Jarasandha pursued them. He started a fire around the mountain, but the brothers jumped down from the mountain unnoticed.
An old owl, connected with the story of Akupara.
Read the myth about Akupara here
The primordial substance of nature. Prakrit is the original language of man.
Sanskrit is the refined language of scholars.
A festival in Bengal in honor of Kali in her Phalaharini aspect. As Phalaharini, she destroys the ‚fruits‘ (phala) that have been accumulated through karma and that would lead to another rebirth.
The rotation scheme in Udupi.