INDIAN MYTHOLOGY

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VASUDEVAS

Indian Hero Deities

Also known as VĀSUDEVAS

Gratuitously violent Jain superheroes

They are members of the SALAKAPURUSAS, a supertastic collection of weird and wonderful demi-deities populating Jain mythology.

There are nine VASUDEVAS — warrior heroes who specialize in fighting with extreme violence, provided it’s in a good cause. As soon as they stop fighting we will attempt to bring you an exclusive interview with them.

Note: Although KRISHNA is one of the VASUDEVAS, they seem to have little or no connection with his mortal father VASUDEVA. We think.

VASUDEVAS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : VASUDEVAS
Area or people : Jain
Location : India
Gender : Sorry, we don't know
Type : deity
In charge of : Heroics
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : VĀSUDEVAS
Popularity index : 50

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Article last updated on 28 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "VASUDEVAS: Hero Deities from Indian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 28 Jan. 2014. Web. 28 July 2014.

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