Hindu Mythology

The colorful deities and demons of India...


Hindu Sun God 🌞

God of the Moving Sun

He’s a fired-up God with a golden chariot drawn by white horses whose manes stream with fire, as does his own hair as he zooms hither and thither.

He is the God of Movement and keeps the Earth turning around the Sun day and night, also sorting out the seasonal sequences. May be related to Sarasvati.

Sâvitrî Facts and Figures

Name: Sâvitrî
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

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

Role: 🌞
In charge of: the Sun
Area of expertise: Sun

Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
Popularity index: 2880

Copy this link to share with anyone:

Share this page on social media:

Link to this page:

HTML: To link to this page, just copy and paste the link below into your blog, web page or email.

BBCODE: To link to this page in a forum post or comment box, just copy and paste the link code below:

Cite this article

Here's the info you need to cite this page. Just copy the text in the box below.

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

References: Coming soon.

Permissions page

Oh woe. Javascript is switched off in your browser.
Some bits of this website may not work unless you switch it on.