Suras / Devas (Shining) (Indra (Weapons ( thunderbolt, vajra made from the…
Suras / Devas (Shining)
they dwell in Tridiva, in Svarga, and from here they descend to earth, where the mountain Meru in Himalayas is their meeting place and pleasure ground
Components of Milky ocean
60 crore Apsaras
Varuna's daughter, Varuni
Uccaihgravas, the first of horses, and the pearl of gems Kaustubha (thereupon) arose, likewise Amrita.
having destroyed Diti's sons (and) having achieved the kingdom Purandara ruled joyfully over the world
His altar, vedi, is called Samantapancaka
10 Manasa-putras ----- Angiras (sage), Atri, Pulastya, Marichi, Pulaha, Kratu, Bhrigu, Vashistha, Daksha and Narada.
other names -- Lokakrt, Trilokakrt, Vishvakrt and Dhatar and especially often as Prajapati
Brahma gave sword-Asi to Rudra, he gave it to Visnu, Visnu to Marici, Marici to the great wise men (Rishis), these to Vasava, and Vasava to the Rulers of the world, these to Manu, son of the Sun, that is: to the Law.
from Aditi descend the 12 Aditya's, the rulers of the world
His wife is called Chaya devi
His sister Surenu is married to Martanda
His daughter Supraj^a was married to Bhanu
his son is named Yama with the surname Vaivasvata
His charioteer is Aruna. Aruna is the name
of the god of the Dawn,
Eye of the World
Aditya is the enterance to the kingdom of Devas
Daksha's 13 daughters ^ Kasyapa
Kadruva -- 1000 sons in the form of serpents
Vinati -- only 2 sons (Aruna & Garuda aka Suparna), that were to
surpass Kadru's sons in splendour and strength
Garuda lives south of Nisadha in the land of Hiranmaya by the river Hiranvati
They do not sweat, their eyes do not twinkle, their feet do not touch the ground, they always wear fresh wreaths, and they have no shadow
His elephant Airavata stands at the entrance to Svarga,
Indra's wife, Indrani aka Sachi - Bharadvaja's daughter
often associated with rain and is designated as he who sends rain
He was called Mahendra, the after he had conquered and killed Vrtra. hi is aka Shakra
His horse Uccaihgravas is white with a black tail.
flagpole - Vaijayanti - a theological flower
His charioteer, minister is Matali,
Matali's wife is called Sudharma and his daughter Gunakesi ^ Naga Sumukha
thunderbolt, vajra made from the bones of the Rsi Dadhica
The bow - Vijaya
Shanka - Devadatta
kingdom - Indraloka / Devaloka. at the Svargadvara stands Airavata
from himavat-mountains of which Meru is the centre you ascend through the air to Svarga. From Mandara in this mountain-range Arjuna ascended to Indra's heaven conveyed there by Matali in Indra's chariot,
The grove in Svarga is called Nandana
His sabha is called Puskaramalini & can move at its own pleasure in any direction.
3 classes of mankind comes to Indra: those who sacrifice, penance, and heroes in battle.Indra having obtained his
Indraship through sacrificing.