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"Who are Rajarshis in Hinduism?

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Asked by sudhakar kuruvada, 25 Mar '13 08:08 pm
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The Raja-rishis were those sages who used to also live a normal life, like governing a kingdom and looking after their subjects. But at the same time they were highly learned in all the scriptures. King Janaka is such a Raja-Rishi.
Answered by LIPSIKA, 25 Mar '13 08:14 pm

 
  
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A Rajarshi is a king who turned into a royal sage, or Rajarshi. A rajarshi will not have to leave the kingship to became rishi as in the case of Vishwamitra
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 25 Mar '13 08:11 pm

 
  
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A Rajarshi is a king who turned into a royal sage, or Rajarshi. A rajarshi will not have to leave the kingship to became rishi as in the case of Vishwamitra
Answered by iqbal seth, 26 Mar '13 07:48 am

 
  
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Rajarshis in Hindu mythology are the royal saints and rishis. Rajarshis are the persons who have adopted a life of devotion.

A Rajarshi is a king who turned into a royal sage, or rishi. A rajarshi may have left the kingdom and became Rishi. Rajarshi`s like Vishwamitra left his kingship and later advanced to becoming a Brahmarishi.

Rajarshi may also be a person ruling the kingdom but has reached a state of rishi and have attained self recognition.

Rajarshis belong to the Kshatriya class, and remain below most Rishis, Maharishis and Brahmarishis in their level of spiritual knowledge, but are superior to most kings. Rajarshis are believed to dwell in the heaven of Indra.
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Answered by anil garg, 26 Mar '13 01:55 am

 
  
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A Rajarshi is a king who turned into a royal sage, or Rajarshi. A rajarshi will not have to leave the kingship to became rishi as in the example of Vishwamitra (who later advanced to becoming a Brahmarishi) but still while ruling the kingdom has reached a state of rishi and have attained self realization.
They still perform the kshatriya responsibility, and remain similar to most rishis, maharishis and brahmarishis in their level of spiritual knowledge.
Like Seeradhwaj Janaka was said to be a Rajarshi having spiritually advanced and reached the state of a rishi, though he was a king administrating the kingdom of Mithila. He was also instructed by sage Ashtavakra upon the nature of the self or Atman; this exposition forms the content of the famous treatise Ashtavakra Gita.
Answered by vedprakash sharma, 25 Mar '13 10:58 pm

 
  
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A Rajarshi is a king who turned into a royal sage, or Rajarshi. A rajarshi will not have to leave the kingship to became rishi as in the case of Vishwamitra
Answered by Quest, 25 Mar '13 10:15 pm

 
  
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Rajarshis are who were kings but subsequently, leads the life of Rishies Biswamira and Janak.
Answered by lalit mahata, 25 Mar '13 08:36 pm

 
  
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Maha rishis ??
Answered by conviction, 25 Mar '13 08:19 pm

 
  
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Vishwamitra
Answered by sigma, 25 Mar '13 08:11 pm

 
  
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Jo BJP main hain aur Ram mandir banwaatay hain
Answered by Brinda Sapat, 25 Mar '13 08:09 pm

 
  
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