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 27 January 2014
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "VARPULIS: God of the Wind from Slavic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 27 Jan. 2014. Web. 25 July 2014.