Krishna Releases Imprisoned Women, Who He Then Marries

Narakasura kidnaps and holds captive 16,000 women. After slaying Narakasura, Krishan marries all the captive women to safeguard their dignity. Mahabharata.

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
To the Hindu the ground is sacred. The rivers are sacred. The sky is sacred. The sun is sacred. His wife is a Goddess. Her husband is a God. Their children are devas. Their home is a shrine.
—Gurudeva