The appearance of Lord Varâha
as He bluish as a tamâla
tree, like a playing
elephant, upheld the earth on
tusks oh Vidura, they who were led by
Brahmâ could recognize Him as the Supreme Lord. Thereupon they
with folded hands offered Him prayers from the Vedic hymns.
of Diti in the Evening
learned soul, Cupid has with eyes for you aimed all his arrows at
me and thus,
like a mad
elephant attacking a
banana tree, distresses my poor self.
Description of the Kingdom of God
(27) After passing there through six gates
without taking much interest, they at the seventh gate ran into two
demigods of the same age who carried valuable maces, bracelets,
earrings, helmets and beautiful garments.
The Two Doorkeepers of
Vaikunthha, Cursed by the Sages
(15) The great
conclusion the Supreme Lord had revealed from His internal potency,
made the four brahmins with folded hands speak in extreme delight with
their hairs standing on end.
Chapter 17: Victory
of Hiranyâksha over All the Directions of the Universe
(5) Sharp winds blew that constantly
howled and armies of cyclones with
dust-clouds for their ensigns uprooted the greatest trees.