Airavata

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  #Airavata, Indra’s elephant. Genealogy: Visnu – Brahma – Kasyapa – Bhadramata – Iravati – Airavata. Kasyapa married Daksa’s daughter, Krodhavasa who bore him ten daughters. They were: Mrgi, Mrgamanda, Hari, Bhadramata, Matangi, Sarduli, Sveta, Surabhi, … Read More

Somasrava

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#Somasrava Somasrava’s mother was a Snake princess, and she belonged to the Snake Kingdom, situated in the Patala Loka. And after his death, due to his spiritual powers, he went to the Patala Loka, and permanently … Read More

Purohita

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#Purohita: the priest who superintends family rites, or because he is one of the sacred fires in which oblations are first (puras) offered (hita). (Agni Purana)