By Niraj Bidawatka
One day (12 hours) of Lord Brahmā is equal to 4.32 billion years. One full day and night (24 hours) of Brahmā is 8.64 billion years. Brahmā lives for 100 years. Thus the total life span of Brahmā is 8.64 (billion years) x 30 (days) x 12 (months) x 100 years. The resultant figure is 311 trillion and 40 million earth years. This is the life span of Brahmā.
This huge life span is equivalent to one exhalation of Mahā-Vishnu. As long as Mahā-Vishnu exhales, Brahmā lives, and when He inhales, Brahmā is annihilated. And this great Mahā-Vishnu is just a portion of Krishna’s expansion.
Therefore, just imagine how great Krishna is and how insignificant we are!!!
But still we have such high opinion about ourselves. This is called māyā, the illusory energy of Krishna. Continue reading