Atri Muni - a glorious personality
- Mental son (mānasa-putra) of Brahmā (generated from the eyes of Brahma)
- Husband of Anasūyā
- Father of Candra , Dattātreya and Durvāsā Muni
Family Tree Legend: h = husband, w = wife, s = son, d = daughter
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Srila Prabhupada's books, lectures, conversations and letters reveal the qualities of this glorious personality as seen in the Vaniquotes Atri Muni category. An introduction to Atri Muni from Srila Prabhupada's teachings is given below in the following 10 quotes.
Quotes from Srila Prabhupada's teachings
|Pulastya was generated from the ears, Aṅgirā from the mouth, Atri from the eyes, Marīci from the mind and Pulaha from the navel of Brahmā. (Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.12.24)|
|It is said that at the time of conception Anasūyā was impregnated by the tears of Atri. (Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 9.14.3)|
|When Lord Brahmā ordered Atri Muni to create generations after marrying Anasūyā, Atri Muni and his wife went to perform severe austerities in the valley of the mountain known as Ṛkṣa. (Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 4.1.17)|
|The Lord incarnated Himself as Dattātreya, the son of Ṛṣi Atri and Anasūyā. (Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.3.11)|
Atri Muni - explore more within this category.
Vanipedia has now over 215 introductory articles compiled from Srila Prabhupada's teachings under the series titled Glorious Personalities. All these articles can be seen in the Table of Content on the right side of this article and also here in this Umbrella Category. Browse through them to relish the breadth and depth of Srila Prabhupada's teachings - There is an attractive personality for everyone.