yuga, VarNa and colour

mgansten at sbbs.se mgansten at sbbs.se
Tue May 20 06:13:50 UTC 1997

 Luis Gonzalez-Reimann wrote:

>The colors are inverted, but not the order of the yugas.

There does seem to exist an idea of Dvapara and Treta changing places,
though, as I recall from reading certain commentaries on Bhagavata Purana.
(I believe the words giving rise to this interpretation were 1.4.14:
"dvaapare samanupraapte t.rtiiye yugaparyaye...")

Martin Gansten

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