Hindu Mythology

The colorful deities and demons of India...


Hindu Creator God

Also known as Vishvakarma, Vishvakarman, Viśvakarma, Visvakarman

Creator God of Gadgets and Technology

The Great Architect, he sharpens the rays of the sun, fixes chariots, builds bridges, dabbles in architecture — and is easily confused with Tvashtri the Creator God.

Is it an illegible signature — Tvashvish? or Vishavaskartri? Was he a schizophrenic? Is Shakespeare really Francis Bacon? Will the real Robin Hood stand up? Which one is Jekyll and who is Hyde? Well, one of them drank Soma.

Among other things, Viśvakarman is reputed to have designed and built the Pushpaka VIMANA — a magnificent flying chariot.

Viśvakarman Facts and Figures

Name: Viśvakarman
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Vishvakarma, Vishvakarman, Viśvakarma, Visvakarman

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

In charge of: Creating
Area of expertise: Creation

Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
Popularity index: 2527

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Article last revised on September 29, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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