That golden age is being described below by Lord Sri Krishna.People will start migrating, seeking countries where wheat and barley form the staple food source.
In Satya Yuga, the first stage of development, the bull has four legs, but in each age morality is reduced by one quarter.
Rulers will no longer see it as their duty to promote spirituality, or to protect their subjects: they will become a danger to the world.Chapter 129 is called Golokarohanam, because it describes how Krishna returns to His abode.Their teachings will be insulted, and followers of Kama will wrest control of the mind from all human beings.In Sikhism, Kali Yuga is metaphorically used to describe the state of the world as was commonly understood in the 16th century.
Within this 432,000 year period, there is a period of 10,000 years that will be a golden age.The symptoms of Kali-Yuga described here in Srimad-Bhagavatam are already prevalent in many countries of the world and have gradually spread to other places engulfed.It is stressed that one should meditate as much as possible to reach the state of Nirvana and be liberated or be one with God.Sin will increase exponentially, while virtue will fade and cease to flourish.
Most interpreters of vedic scriptures, as Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Goswami and his recent disciple Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada believe that Earth is currently in Kali Yuga and lasts 432,000 years.The Holy utterance of Lord Shiva was that he would manifest in the Kali Yuga to uplift the world and liberate those who turn to God.Hence to protect ourself from Kali, it is believed that we should start doing japa, meditation or any yoga like Bhakthi yoga, karma yoga, Raja yoga, and jnana yoga.The world will suffer a fiery cataclysm that will destroy all evil, and a new age (the next Satya Yuga of the following Mahayuga), will begin.
There is also sufficient proof to believe that Vrdhha Garga knew of precession at least by 500 BCE.KALI YUGA: Age of Quarrel and Conflict. This brings us to the last of the four ages known as the Kali Yuga.In what year does Kali Yuga end. last canto of the Bhagavata Purana there is a list of predictions and prophecies about the dark times for the present age of Kali.What links here Related changes Upload file Special pages Permanent link Page information Wikidata item Cite this page.
Gurus will no longer be respected and their students will attempt to injure them.Glass, Marty Yuga: An Anatomy of our Fate (Hillsdale, NY: Sophia Perennis, 2004).The Kali Yuga began approximately five thousand years ago, and it has a duration of 432,000 years, leaving us with 427,000 years until the end of the present age.
A discourse by Markandeya in the Mahabharata identifies some of the attributes of Kali Yuga.It is said that towards the end of this yuga, Kalki will return riding on a white horse to do battle with Kali and his dark forces.Kali is the reigning lord of Kali Yuga and his nemesis is Kalki, the tenth and final Avatar of Lord Vishnu.Lust will be viewed as socially acceptable and sexual intercourse will be seen as the central requirement of life.The Mahabharata War and the decimation of Kauravas thus happened at the Yuga-Sandhi, the point of transition from one yuga to another.Hinduism often symbolically represents morality ( dharma ) as an Indian bull.
But, Chanting the holy name of God is the best path in Kali yuga.Encyclopedia Of Authentic Hinduism The True History and the Religion of India, Hardbound, 2nd Edition, 2003, ISBN.Rulers will become unreasonable: they will levy taxes unfairly.Categories: Apocalypticism Four Yugas Eight Yugas Hindu eschatology Prophecy Kali (demon) Hidden categories: CS1 maint: Extra text: authors list Articles containing Sanskrit-language text.