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MATSYA AVATAR This avatar is in ”krutha yuga” One version—– During the deluge before the latest re-creation of the universe, the four Vedas which were required by Brahma for the re-creation were drowned deep in the waters. Vishnu took the form of a fish to retrieve the sacred scriptures. Another legend has it that Vishnu in his Matsya Avatar instructed Manu (the progenitor of mankind in each creation) to build a huge boat and gather samples of all species in it. The Matsya then pulled the ark to safety through...