There has also been some comparison between the avatars of Vishnu and Darwin’s Theory of Evolution, as the incarnations generally mirror increasing phylogenetic sophistication in keeping with the theory’s proposal of terrestrial reptiles and mammals evolving from aquatic and amphibian life.
The ten incarnations of Lord Vishnu are as follows;
1. Matsyavatar (fish)
2. Kurma (tortoise)
3. Varah (boar)
4. Narsimha (lion-man)
5. Vamana (the Dwarf)
6. Parasurama (forest dweller)
7. Rama (the perfect man)
9. Krishna and
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