Monday, February 13, 2017


Ramayana records, 
    1. Kubera is considered a later addition to the original list of Loka-palas,  This status, the  was granted to Kubera by Brahma as a reward for his severe penance. 
    2. Brahma also conferred upon Kubera the riches of the world (Nidhis), 
    3. "equality with gods", and the 
    4. Pushpaka Vimana, a flying chariot. 
    5. Kubera then ruled in the golden city of Lanka, identified with modern-day Sri Lanka.
Pushpak / More
The Mahabharata says that Brahma conferred upon Kubera 
    1. the lordship of wealth, 
    2. friendship with Shiva, 
    3. godhood, 
    4. status as a world-protector, 
    5. a son called Nalakubera/Nalakubara
    6. the Pushpaka Vimana and 
    7. the lordship of the Nairrata demons.
Nava Nidhi / Symbols