Dattatreya, or Sri Datta, as he is additionally alluded to, is a Hindu god who is likewise viewed as a part of the Heavenly Trinity or Trimurti of Brahma, Vishnu and Maheshwara. The name “Dattatreya” is gotten from two Sanskrit words, Datta (which signifies “given”) and Atreya (which alludes to the sage Atri, who was additionally Datta’s organic dad). In the Nath custom of Hinduism, Dattatreya is viewed as a symbol or resurrection of Ruler Shiva and is venerated as the Adi-Master or the Main Educator of the Adinath Sampradaya of the Nath order of supporters. Dattatreya first developed as an educator of Yoga, with clear Tantric attributes. Be that as it may, later, he was acknowledged and assimilated into numerous different factions and groups, in any event, including the more traditional Vaishnavism. He is likewise viewed as even more a Divine being today, than an educator. Today, this god is adored by a huge number of Hindus from varying backgrounds, spreading over the whole globe. Dattatreya is viewed as one of the most old divinities. The most punctual references to him can be found as far back as in the Ramayana and the Mahabharata. The Dattatreya Upanishad, which is a piece of the Atharva Veda, portrays him as differently appearing as a kid, a lunatic and even an evil presence, so as to enable his adherents to achieve moksha (freedom) from the material world. In the most punctual Tantric customs, this divinity was depicted with just one head. Gorakshanath was answerable for incorporating Sri Datta in the Nath Sampradaya and giving the god a socially worthy structure today. The current three-headed type of Master Sri Datta was presumably presented over the most recent 900 years or something like that.
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