Visnu

Страница на Русском Вишну


Visnu lit. ‘the all-pervading Lord’; the maintainer of the universe; a Name of the Supreme Lord and His expansions that preside over spiritual and material worlds.

— books Sri Navadvipa-dhama-mahatmya / Glossary

Visnu: the all-pervading Supreme Lord: (i) the four-armed plenary expansions of Lord Krishna who preside over each of the innumerable Vaikuntha planes situated in the spiritual sky above the impersonal Brahma; (ii) Karanarnavasayi Visnu or Mahavisnu; (iii) Garbhodakasayi Visnu, who expands from Mahavisnu and enters into every universe; (iv) Ksirodakasayi Visnu, who expands from Garbhodakasayi Visnu and enters into the hearts of all living beings as the Supersoul, and who maintains the universe by the mode of goodness.

— books Srimad Bhagavad-gita / Glossary