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Benedictions given by demigods are temporary
Demigods and demigoddesses are often mentioned in Vedic literature as the extraordinarily powerful controllers of the material world. The Supreme Being, Krishna, doesn't directly manage the affairs of the universe; He appoints other qualified living entities—His devotees—to act on His behalf.
For example, Krishna entrusts Brahma with creating the...
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In former times Lord Krishna would personally participate in the cosmic struggle between good and evil. What can He do in these days of moral ambiguity?
These days most people think it simple-minded to see the world as an arena where the forces of good contest the forces of evil. We no longer view things in black and white but shades of grey; we have become used to moral ambiguity, and for good...