If two heads are better than one, this God is a bit of a Godhead because he has about a dozen.
He also clutches a spear and rides into battle on a peacock at the head of whichever army he is currently supporting. The Peacock of War? How utterly terrifying.
His parents are SHIVA and PARVATI. What on earth were they thinking?
Article last updated on 09 February 2013
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "SKANDA: God of War from Indian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 09 Feb. 2013. Web. 20 August 2014.