Bhairavas are special associates of Lord Shiva. During the battle between Lord Shiva and Andhakasura, the asuras stamped Lord Shiva’s forehead with their foot.
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There are 10 directions. 1) East 2) South-East 3) South 4) South-West 5) West 6) North-West 7) North 8) North-East 9) Upward 10) Downward. The master of a direction is called Digpala. They are 10 in number.
People hold different views on this avatar. According to the Puranas, Buddha was born as the son of Ajanik in Bihar.
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During the churning of the ocean, Dhanvantari emerged from the waters holding a pitcher-full of nectar. The Asuras at once snatched the pot of nectar from his hands. The deva were once again dejected. The asuras began to squabble as to who shall have the first drink and how much.
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Once the Sanat Kumar brothers approached Lord Brahma and enquired about the precepts of knowledge (Gyana). Lord Brahma was busy with his creation work and found it tough to answer their deep existential questions.
Vaishnavas are devotees of Lord Vishnu. They worship Lord Vishnu, His incarnations and anything concerning Him. There are 4 main sampradayas or sects in Vaishnavas.
The Tantras have described innumerable forms of Lord Shiva. Some prominent forms of Lord Shiva have been described herein-
Lord Shiva is the prime cause for creation. This is the faith of the followers of the Shaiva Sampradaya. Lord Shiva is Maheshwara. He is beyond the cosmic sound of Aum. He only assumes the forms of Brahma, Vishnu and Rudra for creation, maintenance and annihilation.