THE STORY OF RAJA NIMI

Once King Nimi invited Rishi Vashishtha for conducting a yagya. But instead Rishi Vashishtha went to conduct a Yagya at Indra’s palace. Thus, Nimi invited Rishi Gautam to conduct the Yagya. After successfully conducting the yagya for Indra, Rishi Vashishta decided to go to Nimi’s palace. Since Nimi was infuriated because of his absence, he…

Story of Ahilya in Ramayan

Once upon a time, Lord Brahma invoked a beautiful lady named Ahilya. Lord Indra and other minor gods thought that Lord Brahma would hand her over to them but instead he gave this responsibility to Gautam Rishi. After a few years, Lord Brahma returned to the hermitage of Gautam Rishi only to find Ahilya hale and hearty. He became so happy that he…

HOW RISHI VISHWAMITRA MET LORD RAMA

Rishi(Saint) Vishwamitra along with his disciples used to worship and do yagna(ritual sacrifices) in the forest but the rakshasas(demons) didn’t allow them to do so. They used to interfere in the sacred rituals and interrupt the sacred processions. Thus Rishi Vishwamitra went to King Dashratha and asked him to handover his sons; Rama and Lakshmana…