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Lord Krishna Lord Krishna is a Hindu deity, which is worshipped all around the world. He is represented as the Supreme Being. He was born at midnight, on the eighth day of the gloomy half of the month Bhadrapada (August-September), in the year 3228 BCS, Krishna was born into the royal family of Princess Devaki and her husband Vasudeva. They lived in Mathura, which was the capital of Yadavas. The king of Mathura was Kamsa, the brother of Devaki. He had gained the thrown by imprisoning his father...

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Love for Krishna

Love for Krishna Religion is often perceived as a spiritual allegory. At times, the cosmic order struggles between good and evil to maintain balance. The followers of Hinduism believe that the “Absolute One” or the “Supreme God” will come down to the human world to restore the cosmic balance. They are the devotees of Vaishnavism referred to be Vaisnavites, one of the largest Hindu groups. Their unconditional love and devotion lies within Vishnu, the Supreme deity. Whenever “adharma threatens to...

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Krishna - as a Political Performer

KRISHNA – AS A POLITICAL REFORMER First of all I would like to quote 4 lines which entails or is a crux of whole life of lord Krishna. “AADO DEVKI DEV GARBH JANANM; GOPI GHRUHE VARDHANM, MAYA PUTAN JIVTAAP HANANM; GOVERDHANO DHARANM KANSA CHHEDAN KAURAVADI HANANM; KUNTI SUTA PALANM, ETAD SHRIMAD BHAGAVAD PURAN KATHITM; SHREE KRISHNA LEELAMRUTM” As the above lines said that first of all lord Krishna born as a human as a Devki’s son, he was so attractive and with great personality form his...

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Krishna as a Transformational Leader

Krishna as a Transformational Leader James MacGregor Burns (1978) first introduced the concepts of transformational and transactional leadership in his treatment of political leadership. According to Burns, transformational leaders offer a purpose that transcends short-term goals and focuses on higher order intrinsic needs. Working for a Transformational Leader can be a wonderful and uplifting experience. They put passion and energy into everything. They care about you and want you to succeed...

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Little Krishna Movie Analysis

Movie Analysis: Little Krishna 5000 years ago, Little Krishna came to the beautiful land of Vrindavan and spent his childhood years in this neighbourhood whom its inhabitants fell in love with him. Along with them Little Krishna lefts his enchantments with the peaceful and tranquil lands of Vrindavan, whom he had shared his life with his wondrous feats. A Nourishment of Deceit Little Krishna faves yogurt and butter, especially made by her mother, Yashoda, and sometimes sneaks with his elder...

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Krishna and Hinduism Worldview

Condition: The question of condition, or problem, mainly focuses on what is wrong with the world and your surroundings or with yourself. In the Krishna and Hinduism world view, the problem is the illusion, or Maya, that people tend to build about themselves and what surrounds them. Maya is when people see themselves as something separate instead of the common Hindu belief that all things are connected. Maya brings ignorance, attachment, and reincarnation into the lives of people. People start...

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Krishna Eating House

holiday to Thul. The family wasn’t there. A man called Hira Lal helped Hari around Bombay. Chapter 8: In this chapter Hari asks Jagu to work in the Shree Krishna Eating House. He also posts a letter to Thul so that Lila is not worried about him. Chapter 9: For Hari, the work wasn’t easy in that firelit kitchen of the Sri Krishna Eating House that seemed to grow hotter and hotter and never to cool down even at night. Jagu kept his promise of paying Hari a rupee a day which came to seven...

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Religion and Violence

harm upon those that he respects. Arjuna, longing for the moral answer to the dilemma, asks the Hindu god Krishna for assistance with the situation. Krishna then informs Arjuna as to the appropriate actions that should be performed, and teaches Arjuna a valuable lesson. This lesson directly applies to the topic of religion and violence, and simultaneously justifies the existence of violence. Krishna explains to Arjuna that death is certain for the born and that rebirth is certain for the dead. He continues...

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ruins his prospects as an archer, by severing his thumb and giving it to Drona. In the Mahabharatha,[1] Ekalavya is introduced as a young prince of the lowly Nishada tribes. Ekalavya was born to Devashrava (brother of Vasudeva, who was father of Krishna)[2] and was raised by Hiranyadhanus, the leader (King) of the Nishadhas, who was a commander in the army of Jarasandha (the king of Magadha).[3] Desirous of learning advanced skills of archery, he seeks the tutelage of Drona, the legendary weaponsmaster...

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The Place of English in Today

Arjun by Lord Krishna on the battlefield are the contents of the Gita. The battle of Mahabharata was decided upon the arrogant and haughty reply of king Duryodhan that he would not part with a single plot of land so small in area as could be measured by the point of a needle unless the Pandavas won it by fighting. The Gita has laid emphasis on action in its teaching. It preaches us that whenever we are assigned a task we should do it patiently without any desire or complaint. Krishna has taught the...

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