Hindu Mythology

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USHAS

Hindu Light Goddess

Picture of the Hindu Light Goddess Ushas from our Hindu mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Goddess of the Early Morning

She opens the doors of Heaven at the crack of dawn, then whizzes around the world waking people up.

Our verdict: Ideal for early risers. Unfortunately you can’t turn her off at weekends.

Ushas Facts and Figures

Name: Ushas
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Light
Area of expertise: Light

Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
Popularity index: 984

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

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