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Canto 8: Withdrawal of the Cosmic Creations

CHAPTER ONE: The Manus, Administrators of the Universe
CHAPTER TWO: The Elephant Gajendra’s Crisis
CHAPTER THREE: Gajendra’s Prayers of Surrender
CHAPTER FOUR: Gajendra Returns to the Spiritual World
CHAPTER FIVE: The Demigods Appeal to the Lord for Protection
CHAPTER SIX: The Demigods and Demons Declare a Truce
CHAPTER SEVEN: Lord Śiva Saves the Universe by Drinking Poison
CHAPTER EIGHT: The Churning of the Milk Ocean
CHAPTER NINE: The Lord Incarnates as Mohinī-Mūrti
CHAPTER TEN: The Battle Between the Demigods and the Demons
CHAPTER ELEVEN: King Indra Annihilates the Demons
CHAPTER TWELVE: The Mohinī-mūrti Incarnation Bewilders Lord Śiva
CHAPTER THIRTEEN: Description of Future Manus
CHAPTER FOURTEEN: The System of Universal Management
CHAPTER FIFTEEN: Bali Mahārāja Conquers the Heavenly Planets
CHAPTER SIXTEEN: Executing the Payo-vrata Process of Worship
CHAPTER SEVENTEEN: The Supreme Lord Agrees to Become Aditi’s Son
CHAPTER EIGHTEEN: Lord Vāmanadeva, the Dwarf Incarnation
CHAPTER NINETEEN: Lord Vāmanadeva Begs Charity from Bali Mahārāja
CHAPTER TWENTY: Bali Mahārāja Surrenders the Universe
CHAPTER TWENTY-ONE: Bali Mahārāja Arrested by the Lord
CHAPTER TWENTY-TWO: Bali Mahārāja Surrenders His Life
CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE: The Demigods Regain the Heavenly Planets
CHAPTER TWENTY-FOUR: Matsya, the Lord’s Fish Incarnation