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Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)Source: Pure Bhakti: Bhagavad-gita (4th edition)
Maruts (मरुत्स्) refers to “wind-gods”. (cf. Glossary page from Śrīmad-Bhagavad-Gītā).
Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).
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Paraskara-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 5.87.1 < [Sukta 87]
Rig Veda 1.88.1 < [Sukta 88]
Rig Veda 8.94.3 < [Sukta 94]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Bharadvaja-srauta-sutra (by C. G. Kashikar)
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa IV, adhyāya 5, brāhmaṇa 2 < [Fourth Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa IV, adhyāya 3, brāhmaṇa 3 < [Fourth Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa II, adhyāya 5, brāhmaṇa 1 < [Second Kāṇḍa]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 33 - Description of Creation (4) < [Section 5 - Umā-Saṃhitā]
Chapter 4 - The advent of Vāyu < [Section 7.1 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (1)]
Chapter 30 - Satī’s casting off of her body and the subsequent disorder < [Section 2.2 - Rudra-saṃhitā (2): Satī-khaṇḍa]