Hindu Mythology

The colorful deities and demons of India...


Hindu War God

Also known as Meghanada

Warrior Prince and Heaven-stormer

The son of Ravana, he is one formidable soldier. He famously nobbled Indra and was able to name his terms, which mostly involved asking for military goodies.

After bargaining with Brahma, he set Indra free in exchange for several top secret weapons of mass cosmic obliteration. Plus Brahma gave him a magic chariot from which he can never be killed. Surely this sort of thing is just cheating?

He was finally beheaded after an intensive three-day battle, but that sort of thing only makes the gods stronger we find, so maybe he’ll pop up again one day. If so, run away.

Indrajit Facts and Figures

Name: Indrajit
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Meghanada

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

In charge of: War
Area of expertise: War

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 3187

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Article last revised on November 04, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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