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VARAHA: The Third Avatar

(Dashavatar #3)

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Jaya and Vijaya, gatekeepers of Vaikunta—Lord Vishnu’s abode—since millions of years, grow arrogant about their jobs, only to be cursed by the Kumaras.

Jaya takes birth as Hiranyaksha, an Asura, as a result of the curse. The Asura is mighty and destructive. He only manages to increase his powers by doing a severe penance, receiving a boon from Lord Brahma.

The boon protects
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Published May 14th 2018 by Flaming Sun (Indie published)
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Ashish Iyer
Nov 23, 2018 rated it it was amazing
One of the story i really liked. I even went to Udaygiri in Madhya Pradesh. Saw beautiful carvings in cave. That carving was telling this whole story. Imagine my coincidence visiting that cave and reading this book. I have even uploaded that pic in instagram.
Angela Peixoto
May 18, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Yet another lovely book about Indian mythology. I've been learning a lot with these little gems and I also enjoy the texts that Sundari adds at the end of the books (in this one NON-STOP NONSENSE). It certainly is a lovely way to reach children of all ages (even when they are as old as 67...). A must read for people of all ages.
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yadā yadā hi dharmasya
glānir bhavati bhārata
abhyutthānam adharmasya
tadātmānaṁ sṛjāmy aham

~ Shrimad Bhagvad Gita


(A promise by God, that whenever there is a decline in righteousness and when evil becomes all powerful, He will descend on earth to re-establish order and save mankind)


We’ve seen how God has lived up to his promise in his first two of the Dashavatar’s.

So why and when does he take up his third Avatar? Does he once again live up to his promise? VARAHA: The Third Avatar has the answers.

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Sundari Venkatraman is an indie author who has 41 titles (37 books & 4 collections) to her name, all Top 100 Bestsellers on Amazon India, Amazon USA, Amazon UK, Amazon Canada and Amazon Australia in both romance as well as Asian Drama categories. Her latest hot romances have all been on #1 Bestseller slot in Amazon India for over a month.

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Dashavatar (5 books)
  • MATSYA: The First Avatar (Dashavatar, #1)
  • KURMA: The Second Avatar (Dashavatar, #2)
  • NARASIMHA: The Fourth Avatar (Dashavatar, #4)
  • VAMANA: The Fifth Avatar (Dashavatar #5)