Patalaloka, Patala-loka, Pātālaloka: 1 definition
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Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)Source: ISKCON Press: Glossary
Pātālaloka (पाताललोक).—The lowest of the universe's fourteen planetary systems; also, the lower planets in general; also the seventh tier of the lower planetary systems, where Bali Mahārāja reigns.
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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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.2.8-9 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna: Knowledge]
Verse 1.3.82-83 < [Chapter 3 - Prapancatita: Beyond the Material World]
Verse 2.7.107 < [Chapter 7 - Jagad-ānanda: The Bliss of the Worlds]
The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
Chapter 4 - Drumila Explains the Incarnations of Godhead to King Nimi < [Canto XI - General History]
Chapter 3 - Liberation from the Illusory Energy < [Canto XI - General History]
Laghu-yoga-vasistha (by K. Narayanasvami Aiyar)