He is a strange golden beast, like a phoenix which has been working out for a while and now looks very muscular and butch.The red wings are a very tasteful yet practical accessory. Just the thing for a deity like Vishnu who cares about his appearance.
Garuda seems to have a snake phobia. He can’t stand the slithery things. Luckily he is well-equipped for dealing with serpents — he has eagle’s head, wings and talons.
This is very useful for Vishnu who can ride around on Garuda in glorious pomp without fear of serpent attack.
Garuda Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Birds
Area of expertise: Birds
Good/Evil Rating: GOOD, quite approachable
Popularity index: 640
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Article last revised on September 22, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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