notes that, unlike in the Hindu Puranas, the names Baladeva and Vasudeva are not restricted to Balarama and Krishna in Jain Puranas.
However, this would imply improbably long reigns on average for the kings listed in the genealogies.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi; On The Bhagavad Gita; A New Translation and Commentary With Sanskrit Text Chapters 1 to 6, Preface p.
However, the arrow hits the sage , who was engaged in a sexual act in the guise of a deer.
The setting of the epic has a historical precedent in Iron Age India, where the kingdom was the center of political power during roughly 1200 to 800 BCE.
" Geschichte der indischen Literatur 1909 considered that "only unpoetical theologists and clumsy scribes" could have lumped the parts of disparate origin into an unordered whole.