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Jaya and Vijaya were cursed by the sanatkumaras. As a result who were they born as in earth? (Hint – they were born thrice in the earth.)

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Jaya and Vijaya were born in earth as

1. Hiranyaksha , Hiranyakashipu

2. Ravana, Kumbakarna

3. Shisupala, Dantavakra

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Jaya and Vijaya were cursed by the sanatkumara sages to be born in earth like other individual souls for not allowing them to enter Sri Vaikuntam. Perumal helped them reduce the intensity of the curse by saying that they will be born in asura families and will undergo a worldly life and perumal will himself come and kill them and that they would return to Vaikuntam after their 3 lives in the lower worlds. .

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