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Synopsis of the 18 UPA Puranas

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Item Code: HAN361
Author: Jagadeesh Pillai
Publisher: Notion Press
Language: English
ISBN: 9798889236757
Pages: 75
Cover: PAPERBACK
Other Details 8x5 inch
Weight 100 gm
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About The Author

Dr. Jagadeesh Pillai, a four-time Guinness World Record holder, voracious reader, writer, and true research scholar, was born in Varanasi, the abode of Lord Shiva. He holds a Ph.D. in Vedic Science and is a multi-faceted polymath with innate qualities, creative ideas, and remarkable achievements. Although his roots extend back to Kerala, the residents of Varanasi feel proud of him and adore him as a child of Varanasi who selflessly caters to those in need. A deep study of his profile reveals that he has added many feathers to his cap, making him quite unique. His four Guinness World Records are in the following subjects :

1 "Script to Screen" which he achieved by producing and directing a state of art animation film within the shortest time possible by breaking the earlier set record by Canadians. There are many national and international Awards and Recognitions to his credit.

2. Longest Line of Post Cards which he has done on the occasion of 163 years of Indian Postal Day by 16300 post cards. The event was also connected with a questionnaire about Indian Flag.

3. Largest Poster Awareness Campaign - This was achieved by designing an awareness campaign on the subject "Beti Bachao Beti Padhao".

4. Largest Envelop - Towards tribute to Prime Minister's initiative 'Make in India' - he has created about 4000 sq meter envelop using waste papers.

5. Attempted by lighting 70000 candles on a 210 kg cake to celebrate the 70th Indian Independence day recorded in World Records India.

Preface

The Upa Puranas (sometimes spelled Upapuranas) are minor Hindu scriptures which were composed in Sanskrit. The Upa Puranas are the appendices to the major Puranas, and are believed to have been composed in the same time period.

The Upa-Puranas comprise eighteen texts, of which just twelve have survived. These twelve Upa-Puranas are: Sanatkumara, Mudgala, Narasimha, Brihannaradiya, Sivarahasya, Durvasha, Kapila, Vamana, Bhargava, Varuna, Kalika and Samba.

The Upa-Puranas are similar in style and content to the major Puranas, although they are much shorter in length. Most of the Upa-Puranas were composed as commentaries on the original Puranas, and were intended to provide additional information on various topics, such as the Vedas. Dharma-Sastras, Dharma-Shastras, Ithihasas and Itivruttas. It is thought that some of the Upa-Puranas were originally connected to the major Puranas in a much more substantial way, but those sections were eventually lost.

The Upa-Puranas focus mostly on legends and mythology, particularly on Siva and Vishnu. They contain a variety of stories on Hindu gods and goddesses, as well as tales related to regional customs and traditions. The Upa-Puranas also provide mystical interpretations of religious ceremonies, rituals and symbols.

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