Surya

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Surya
The Sun
God o Licht an Day
Shri Surya Bhagvan bazaar art, c.1940's.jpg
Surya (c. 1940)
Ither namesAdithya, Bhaskara, Divakara, surya narayanan
AffiliationDeva, Navagraha, Adityas, Saguna Brahman (Panchayatana puja)
AbodeSuryaloka
PlanetSun
WappenWand
DaySunday
MoontChariot drawn bi seiven horse
Charioteer: Aruṇa[1]
Personal Information
ConsortUshas/Saranyu, Chhaya, and Ratri
ChilderShraddhadeva Manu, Yama, Yami, Ashwins, Shani, Tapati , Bhadra Sugriva and Karna
Parents
Greek equivalentHelios[2]
Roman equivalentApollo / Sol

Surya (Sanskrit: सूर्य, IAST: Sūrya) is a Sanskrit wird that means the Sun, an is the Hindu sun deity.[3]

Refereneces[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Jansen, Eva Rudy. The Book of Hindu Imagery: Gods, Manifestations and Their Meaning, p. 65.
  2. Pande, Govind Chandra (2007). A golden chain of civilizations : Indic, Iranic, Semitic, and Hellenic up to c. 600 B.C. (1. publ. ed.). New Delhi: Project of History of Indian Science, Philosophy, and Culture. p. 572. ISBN 978-8187586289. Retrieved 20 April 2018.
  3. Roshen Dalal (2010). Hinduism: An Alphabetical Guide. Penguin Books India. p. 343. ISBN 978-0-14-341421-6.