Lord Veerabhadra
Gods and Goddesses

Lord Veerabhadra : Ferocious form of Rudra Shiva

Lord Veerabhadra – Destroys to Save Shivabhadra is popularly a part of the retinue of Lord Shiva. The other three belonging to the Shiva Parivaar are Bhiringi, Nandi, and Chandesvara. Shiva in a very ferocious mood is Veerabhadra. Shiva manifests himself in him. The story of this fierce warrior is a show of ego shedding. […]

Lord Varuna
Gods and Goddesses

Lord Varuna:The God of Calm Waters and Harmony

Lord Varuna Long before Lord Indra became the leader of the Devas, the most important personage in the holy world was considered to be Lord Varuna, the god of all forms of water including oceans and water present in the underworld, as well as the God of universal law and celestial order, known as Rta. […]

Lord Vamana
Gods and Goddesses

Lord Vamana:The Story of the Dwarf God

Lord Vamana It is human tendency to depict our gods and goddesses larger than life personalities having a number of limbs, multiple eyes, supernatural powers, and mostly of great beauty or attraction. Even Lord Shiva, who is considered the Destroyer in the Trimurti, is known to have an attractive personality, although he is often smeared […]

Shukracharya: Guru of demons (Rakshasa guru)
Gods and Goddesses

Shukracharya: Guru of demons (Rakshasa guru)

Guru Shukracharya Guru Shukracharya is the God of Venus. He is the son of Bhrigu sage and his partner Ushana (also known as Usha). He is seen seated on a lotus flower with four hands. His chariot is driven by seven different horses. As you may guess, Shukravar, or Friday, is named after God Shukra. […]