His three heads are symbols of the Gunas qualities in Samkhya school of Hinduism. Part of a series on. The appearance of Shri Dattatreya in pictures varies according to traditional beliefs. Studies in a Devotional Tradition of India. There is a temple of Lord Dattatreya in Devgad deogad  of Ahmednagar district.
|License:||For Personal Use Only|
|iPhone 5, 5S resolutions||640×1136|
|iPhone 6, 6S resolutions||750×1334|
|iPhone 7, 7 Plus, 8, 8 Plus resolutions||1080×1920|
|Android Mobiles HD resolutions||360×640, 540×960, 720×1280|
|Android Mobiles Full HD resolutions||1080×1920|
|Mobiles HD resolutions||480×800, 768×1280|
|Mobiles QHD, iPhone X resolutions||1440×2560|
|HD resolutions||1280×720, 1366×768, 1600×900, 1920×1080, 2560×1440, Original|
He is described in the Mahabharata as an exceptional Rishi sage with extraordinary insights and knowledge, who is adored and raised to a Guru and an Avatar of Vishnu in the Puranas. Dattatreya is mentioned in the ancient chapter 9 of the Sattvata Samhita and chapter 5 of the Ahirbudhnya Samhitaboth among the oldest layer of texts in the Vaishnava Agama tradition Pancaratra.
30 Best Dattatreya images | Lord shiva, Shiva, Indian gods
In MaharashtraAndhra PradeshGoaTelanganaKarnataka and Gujarathe is a syncretic deityconsidered to be an avatar incarnation of the three Hindu gods BrahmaVishnu and Shivacollectively known as Trimurti. His three heads are symbols of the Gunas qualities in Samkhya school of Hinduism. ShankhachakraLotusTrishulaKamandaluDamaru. The self is the infallible guide of the self: Steadfastly productive, does its dharma, gets abused, heals and is steady in giving nourishment. Asuras Rakshasas Yakshas Vahanas.
The Continuum encyclopedia of animal symbolism in art. Dattatreya is mentioned in the Mahabharata  and the Ramayana. State University of New York Press. The two substitutions involve Balarama, Krishna and Buddha is considered the avatar of Vishnu. As the trinity were pleased with them for having brought light and knowledge to the world, instantly granted the swam, which led Swqmy to be born with characteristics of all three. This is evidenced by the Marathi text Navanathabhaktisarastates Mallinson, wherein there is syncretic fusion of the Nath Sampradaya with the Mahanubhava sect by identifying nine Naths with nine Narayanas.
Supreme deity Vishnu Krishna Rama. Retrieved from ” https: Song of the Avadhut: Always be learning The investigators of the true nature of the world are uplifted by their own efforts in this world.
Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism. One myth claims he meditated immersed in water for a long time,  another has him wandering from childhood and dattatreay young Dattatreya footprints have been preserved on a lonely peak at Girnar Junagadh, Gujarat.
God Dattatreya HD
The young Dattatreya is famous in the Hindu texts as the one who started with nothing and without teachers, yet reached self-awareness by observing nature during his Sannyasi wanderings, and treating these natural observations as his twenty four hv. The extant manuscripts have been dated to approximately the 9th or 10th dattafreya,  but it may have existed earlier as part of an oral tradition.
India through the ages. The puranic stories of Dattatreya are diverse and vary by region.
God Dattatreya HD Wallpapers Free Download
He is the motif of the ‘”honey bee” Yogin who has realized advaita knowledge. Main traditions Vaishnavism Shaivism Shaktism Smartism.
Studies in a Devotional Tradition of India.