Wikia

Mythology Wiki

Varuna

1,304pages on
this wiki
Comments0
Varuna
Varunadeva
'
General Info
Title(s) God of the ocean
Sanskrit वरुण
Consort Varuni
Parents Aditi and Kashyap
Sibling(s) Surya, Agni, Indra
Mount Makara
Varuna is the Hindu god of the ocean and the night sky. He is the son of Aditi. He is an omniscient god and represent the eternal ocean as well as the sky at night. The stars are his spies and watch the movements of men. His consort is an obscure goddess named Varuni .

CharacteristicsEdit

Varuna is usually portrayed on his vahana (mount), Makara, a sea creature that is half terrestrial and half aquatic, similar to a crocodile.


Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki