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Hiranyaksha, in Hinduism, is said to be a demon destroyed by Lord Vishnu. He was born as an Asura due to a curse of the twin Rishis known as the Sanat-Kumaras.
Kaikasi was the mother of Ravana. She was the daughter of Sumali and Ketumati, the Rakshasas.
|• ||Death of Lord Krishna|
Death of Lord Krishna occurred accidentally at the hands of a hunter named Jara. According to Mahabharata, Jara perceived Krishna as a deer and shot an arrow that wounded him.
|• ||Folktales of Meghalaya|
Folktales of Meghalaya has a distinct characteristic peculiar to the region from which it has evolved. There are many social customs that are practiced, have their roots in the tales and legends which are passed down from generations in Khasi society.
Kaikeyi was the queen of Ayodhya, the second wife of King Dasaratha and the mother of Bharata. she is often regarded as the one responsible for Lord Rama`s 14 years long exile.