This magnificent serpent beast is the King of all the Nagas. Oddly enough, he is also the comfortable couch of Lord Vishnu, who likes to rest upon the massive snake during those dull moments between eons.
When he moves, the universe shakes. When he sneezes, the fabric of creation wobbles. And when he uncoils, time runs backwards and very weird cosmic things happen.
See also Vâsuki.
Shesha Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Adishesha, Ananta Shesha, Śesha
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Snakes
Area of expertise: Snakes
Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
Popularity index: 1710
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Article last revised on November 04, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.