Hindu Mythology

The colorful deities and demons of India...

CHAITANYA

Hindu Commerce God

Also known as Chaitanya Mahaprabhu

Poor mortal who became a poor god

He was born a humble mortal and became a social reformer. Later everyone realized he must have been a deity and he was elevated to a god of the poor.

However, he is really Vishnu in one of his many disguises. Possibly doing some money laundering?

Chaitanya Facts and Figures

Name: Chaitanya
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Chaitanya Mahaprabhu

Gender: Male
Type: God
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Merchants and Selling
Area of expertise: Merchants, Selling, Markets

Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
Popularity index: 563

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Article last revised on September 18, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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