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What is the essence of Brahmapurana?

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Asked by sudhakar kuruvada, 10 Apr '13 11:31 am
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Brahma Purana comprises of two hundred and forty six chapters. The Shlokas in these chapters are believed to be between ten and fourteen thousand. This Brahma Purana has been shown as a conversation between Soot muni and Shaunak saints. Brahma Purana beautifully explains the character of Lord Krishna. Various incidents from his life have also been talked about. Brahma Purana also talks about the various incarnations of Lord Krishna.

As said, it talks about various incarnations like Narsimha, Vaaman and Varah incarnations. This Purana also described various periods in history and also Kalyug, i.e, the present time. It also explains the importance and magnificence of India. It also talks about the different pilgrimages and the results people get on visiting them. Worshipping Lord Sun is also important according to Brahma Purana
Answered by LIPSIKA, 10 Apr '13 11:35 am

 
  
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Brahma Puran
This Purana, consisting of 10000 Shlokas, primarily describes the life sketch of Lord Shri Krishna. The apologues (Aakhyanas) in the Vedic books called Sankhyayan Brahmin, Aaitareya Brahmin, Brudhdevta etc have been further elaborated in this Purana. This Purana further includes the apologues of Anant Vasudeo of Orissa, Purushottam Mandir of Puri, Surya Mandir of Konark, Bhuvaneshwar Kshetra, Ekambar Kshetra, Viraj Kshetra, Godavari, Krutikateertha, Chakrateertha, Putroteertha, Urvashi, Vrushakapi, Aatreya - Atreyar, etc and has become almost of a treasure among the ancient literary work. In all 32 chapters been allotted to Shrikrishnas life sketch. Vashishtha Rishi, is described as explaining the philosophy of Sankhya (Science of numbers - Statistics) to KARALJANAKA. Based on the concepts of Paap Punya (Good & Evil Deeds) the subject like, abode of Atma after death, Yamalok, Swarg Narak (Heaven - Hell) Shraddhakarpa, Good nature, etc are also touched in this Purana. Thi ...more
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Brahma Purana comprises of two hundred and forty six chapters. The Shlokas in these chapters are believed to be between ten and fourteen thousand. This Brahma Purana has been shown as a conversation between Soot muni and Shaunak saints. Brahma Purana beautifully explains the character of Lord Krishna. Various incidents from his life have also been talked about. Brahma Purana also talks about the various incarnations of Lord Krishna.

As said, it talks about various incarnations like Narsimha, Vaaman and Varah incarnations. This Purana also described various periods in history and also Kalyug, i.e, the present time. It also explains the importance and magnificence of India. It also talks about the different pilgrimages and the results people get on visiting them. Worshipping Lord Sun is also important according to Brahma Purana
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A person is believed to be free from all sins on hearing or reading the Brahma Purana.
Answered by Quest, 10 Apr '13 09:31 pm

 
  
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