Indian Gods and Goddesses

Here we describe the gods and goddesses of Sanatana dharma from the Puranas. These are Interesting Puranic stories. The gods include Ganesha, Shakti, Shiva, Surya, Vishnu, and many more. It gives insight into the nature of each god, their forms, names and Puranic stories.

story of king prithu

The Story of Prithu Maharaj

King Anga pined for a son. So, he conducted a yajna to have one. Yet, no god appeared to accept his offerings. Dejected, Anga asked his priests for a remedy.

Story of Lord Parashuram

Facts about Lord Parashuram

Lord Vishnu incarnated as the youngest son of Maharishi Jamadagni. He is the 6th empowered incarnation of Lord Vishnu. There are many stories of his birth.

how buddha got enlightenment

Story of Siddhartha Gautama

Around 2300 years ago, King Sudhodhana ruled the kingdom of Kapilavastu. Queen Mahamaya dreamt of a white elephant carrying a shining white lotus in its trunk.