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Brahma Vs Krishna: What is the Difference?

Brahma and Krishna are two deities who are very different from each other in almost every respect. While Brahma is one of the three supreme deities in the Hindu Pantheon, Krishna is a human reincarnation of Lord Vishnu, another one of the three supreme deities. Brahma is assigned with the …

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Brahma Vs Brahman: What is the Difference?

Brahma and Brahman – Although very similar sounding and fairly synonymous, these two entities have their own origin, purpose and iconography. While Brahma is an anthropomorphic deity in Hindu mythology, Brahman is considered to be the all encompassing essence of the universe. Brahma, the deity, is considered one of the …

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Why Brahma is Not Worshipped?

Lord Brahma has been the subject of a lot of speculation amongst the Trimurtis because of how he is the most obscure and the least worshipped deity of the three. There are reasons for this within mythology as well as historically. Historically, the fall of the popularity of Brahma has …

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Why is Brahma Important?

Brahma is the creator god of the Hindu pantheon. He is the force of creation and is the first part of the Hindu Trinity. This Trinity is commonly referred to as the Trimurti in Hinduism. It consists of the gods Brahma (creator), Vishnu (the preserver), and Shiva (the destroyer).  The …

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How Many Heads Does Lord Brahma Have and Why?

Lord Brahma is one of the three major deities in Hindu Mythology, and is synonymous in some scriptures with the all pervading ‘essence’ of the universe called the Brahman. He is considered to be the creator of the universe and the possessor of all knowledge pertaining to the universe. Brahma …

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Brahma vs Shiva: What is the Difference?

Where there is creation, there must also be destruction. Or maybe it’s that in order to create, destruction must first take place. Or maybe it’s the other way around. Whatever it is, Brahma and Shiva come together. Brahma is the Hindu deity of creation and Shiva is the Hindu deity …

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Brahma vs Vishnu: What is the Difference?

Creation and preservation are widely considered the two essential features of existence. In Hindu mythology, Brahma and Vishnu are synonymous with these features respectively. Along with Shiva, the deity associated with destruction, they form the trio widely known as the Trimurti. Both Brahma and Vishnu are supremely powerful deities with …

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