Even the most revered #Shiva who was originally refused ritual offering of Yajña which other devas were entitled to had to resort to violent confrontation with them for his rightful share
Pāṇini stands at pinnacle of Hindu intellectual achievement & his SūtraPāṭha may be considered in the same league as invention of Śūṇya based numeral system for which the Hindus are renowned
Saura-mata is an amalgam of an endogenous layer of solar deities going back to the #Veda and neo-morphic layer of Iranic origin & while all Vedic deities have a solar character, most prominent are Ādityas.
ndra is the Indo-Aryan version of the preeminent deity of the ancestral Indo-European pantheon. In the Vedic texts, we see remnants of what might have been an ancient tripartition of this deity, as manifest on the earth, in the atmosphere and in the heavens.
‘Tracing the Huns in Sanskrit Kāvya Tradition’: An insightful piece on mention of Huns in Sanskrit literature.
Gaṅgā, everything pure and auspicious in Hindu tradition.
The southwest monsoon wind, was not surprisingly an object of attention of the Hindu poets, in the Sanskrit kavya tradition over the ages.