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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 names Adithya, Bhaskara, Divakara, surya narayanan
Affiliation Deva, Navagraha, Adityas, Saguna Brahman (Panchayatana puja)
Abode Suryaloka
Planet Sun
Wappen Wand
Day Sunday
Moont Chariot drawn bi seiven horse
Charioteer: Aruṇa[1]
Personal Information
Consort Ushas/Saranyu, Chhaya, and Ratri
Childer Shraddhadeva Manu, Yama, Yami, Ashwins, Shani, Tapati , Bhadra Sugriva and Karna
Parents
Greek equivalent Helios[2]
Roman equivalent Apollo / 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.