An apsara, describing women in the Mahabharata.
Pratikami was the one who had to bring Draupadi to the dice hall after Yudhishthira had gambled everything away.
Read about the game of dice here
A sage from Kerala, one of Vararuchi’s children.
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An architect from Kerala, one of Vararuchi’s children.
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A center of Astrology in Kerala.
See Pandava Gita.
The song of the Pandavas, also called Prapanna Gita, where Prapanna means Bhakti.
It is a collection of verses sung by different charaters of mythology.
Read Pandava Gita here
Five deities are worshiped together, Shiva, Vishnu, the Goddess (Parvati), Surya and a personal deity of the believer, usually Ganesha or Karttikeya.
The chosen deity is placed in the middle of the other four. If Shiva sits in the middle it is a Shivayatana Puja, if the Foddess sits in the middle it is a Deviyatana Puja etc.
Read about Padmapada here