Agni - God of fire and the acceptor of sacrifices. - Hindu God. Agni is a God of fire and the acceptor of sacrifices.
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Agni - God of fire and the acceptor of sacrifices. - Hindu God

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Agni - God of fire and the acceptor of sacrifices.

Agni

Agni is a God of fire and the acceptor of sacrifices. He is depicted with two heads riding a ram. He acts as a messenger to and from the gods. He is said to have sprung from the mouth of the Virat purusha, the Cosmic Man.

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Area of Influence:
Fire, Scarifices, Messenger

Hindu

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Ram, Goat, Parrot

Red

Svaha

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Fire

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Fire, Ram

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Hindu - Gods and Goddesses

NameTitleType

Aditi

Mother Goddess

Goddess

Agnayi

Fire Goddess.

Goddess

Agni

God of fire and the acceptor of sacrifices.

God

Aranyani

Goddess of the forests.

Goddess

Bhumi

Earth Goddess

Goddess

Bhuvaneshvari

Creator Goddess.

Goddess

Chamunda

Goddess of War and epidemics.

Goddess

Danu

Primordial Mother Goddess.

Goddess

Dhumavati

Goddess of death.

Goddess

Durga

Warrior Goddess.

Goddess

Ganesha

God of good fortune.

God

Ganga

Goddess of the River Ganges.

Goddess

Gayatri

Goddess of Education.

Goddess

Hanuman

Monkey God of Knowledge and Learning

God

Indrani

Goddess of wrath and jealousy.

Goddess

Jagaddhatri

Supreme Goddess.

Goddess

Jagannath

God of Creation.

God

Kali

Goddess of Time and Change.

Goddess

Kamadhenu

Cow Goddess, mother of all cows.

Goddess

Kathyayini

Goddess of Prosperity.

Goddess

Kubera

God of Wealth.

God

Lajja Gauri

Goddess of Abundance and Ferility.

Goddess

Lakshmi

Goddess of wealth.

Goddess

Mariamman

Goddess of Rain

Goddess

Murugan

God of war and victory.

God

Nirrti

Goddess of death and corruption.

Goddess

Parvati

Goddess of Power and Creation.

Goddess

Prithvi

Fertility and Mother Goddess.

Goddess

Rambha

Goddess of dancing.

Goddess

Rati

Goddess of love, carnal desire, lust, passion and sexual pleasure.

Goddess

Saranyu

Goddess of the dawn and the clouds.

Goddess

Saraswati

Goddess of knowledge, music, arts and science.

Goddess

Sati

Goddess of marital felicity and longevity.

Goddess

Shakti

Goddess of creative power and fertility.

Goddess

Sheetala

Goddess of Sores.

Goddess

Tripura Sundari

Goddess of Youth

Goddess

Uma

Goddess of the Mountains.

Goddess

Ushas

Goddess of the Dawn.

Goddess

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  • The Witches Goddess - Janet and Stewart Farrar
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