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The word X meaning ‘a walled area’ or ‘enclosure’ in Old Iranian was mentioned in the work Anabasis by the Greek soldier and writer Xenophon in which it is described as a ‘park for animals’. However, its meaning has evolved into many languages including English to describe a certain, special place. Id X.

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According to Ramayana, what is the connection between the Sita’s exile in Treta Yuga and Krishna’s death in Dwapara Yuga?

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X, a Chiranjivi according to Hindu mythology is considered as avatar of one of the eleven Rudras. Identify X if he was among the four known survivors of the Kaurava side in the Kurukshetra war.

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These half-brothers were born from two different mothers but had the same father. The elder one was born blind because his mother closed her eyes while practicing Niyoga. The second brother was born pale as his mother went pale doing the same.  The blindness of the elder child led to an epic battle whose aftermath was the beginning of the Kalyuga. Identify these brothers.

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A cruel bandit transformed after an encounter with a vaishnav Muni . He became a sage himself and ended up writing an epic, which eulogizes a prince in 24,000 verses . Name the bandit turned sage.

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