Did you know that there are 14 Lokams?
Did you know that there are 14 Lokams (worlds)?!?!?!
As per puranas, there are 7 worlds each below and above us.
Names of 7 worlds above and who resides in them, are as follows,
Thapoologam – Devas
Janologam- Pitrus (departed forefathers)
Swargam- Indiran and Devas
Maharalogam – Saints
Punarlogam- Planets and Star deities
Bhoologam- Humans and animals, anything possessing senses between one and six
The 7 worlds within or below us and its inhabitants are,
Sudhalalogam- Mahabali(though he was born in the Asura clan, he was devoured by Vishnu)
Thalathalalogam- Forces adept in sorcery
Mahathalalogam – Asuras who attained fame.
Paathalalogam- Snakes like Vasuki
Rashathalalogam- Asura gurus