He is an attendant upon PERUN and runs alongside his chariot. He appears to need the exercise as he is always puffing and panting to keep up. His gasping breath causes the rumbling that accompanies storms.
In certain places he is known as ERISHVORSH.
Article last updated on 22 August 2014
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Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Varpulis: Slavic God of the Wind (Slavic mythology) ." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 22 Aug. 2014. Web. 1 October 2014.