In Hinduism, Kali Yuga (Devanāgarī: कलियुग, lit. "Age of Kali", "age of vice"), is one of the four stages or yugas that the world goes through. Traditionally, most Hindus believe that the Kali Yuga is 432,000 years long. Kali Yuga is also recognized and stated in Sikhism, in the Guru Granth Sahib.
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- ↑ According to the Surya Siddhanta, Kali Yuga began at midnight (00:00) on 18 February 3102 BCE in the Julian calendar or 23 January 3102 BCE in the Gregorian calendar.
- ↑ "The Guru Nanak (founder of Sikhism) Prophecies". Archived from the original on 2007-10-06. Retrieved 2007-08-21.
Other websites[change | change source]
- On the Golden period of 10,000 years in current Kali Yuga
- Future History of the World - description of the features of Kali Yuga
- Comparison of Hindu and Christian end-of-world prophecies
- Story of the Kali Yuga 'taking up residence' at beginning of the current age Archived 2016-03-07 at the Wayback Machine
- Kali Yuga and the Precession of the Equinoxes Archived 2011-07-08 at the Wayback Machine