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GARUDA

A picture showing the legend of GARUDA taken from our Indian mythology archives. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the story below or search the index for more Indian Gods, Indian Goddesses, heroes, demons and monsters!

Snake-hating Sun God.

Well-equipped for dealing with snakes — has eagle's head, wings and talons.

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Article last updated on 16 January 2010
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.

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ABOUT GARUDA : FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : GARUDA
Location : India
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 263

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