The Avatars of Vishnu
1. Matsyu, the fish
2. Kurma, the turtle
3. Varaha, the boar
4. Narasimha, the half-man, half-lion
5. Vamana, the dwarf
6. Parashurama, the sage, “Rama with an axe”
7. Rama, Sri Ramachandra, the prince and king of Ayodhya
8. Krishna, the “dark colored”
9. Buddha, the founder of Buddhism
10. Kalki, the timeless, the eternal, the destroyer of foulness
The Faiths of the World. James Gardner, 1856.
Mahabhrata. Published ca. 1890. Ancient Hindu Epic.