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Vahanas: Vehicles of the Hindu Deities
"Many Hindu deities are associated with a 'vehicle' or 'vahana,' a being which the deity would 'ride.' These fifteen questions test your knowledge of the associations between god or goddess and vahana."
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The first three questions hereof treat the mounts of the three greatest gods of the Hindu pantheon; the first five questions all treat vahanas whose names are relatively well known in their own right. Who is the vahana of Lord Brahma?
Singam, the lion
Talaash, the whale
Humaa, the kite
Hamsa, the swan
Who is the vahana of Lord Vishnu?
Garuda, lord of birds
Akila, lord of wolves
Nag, lord of serpents
Bunda, lord of apes
Who is the vahana of Lord Shiva?
Nandi, the bull
Shaitaan, the black panther
Kadru, the serpent
Ganga, the crocodile
Who is the mount of Indra, king among the demigods?
Airavat, lord of elephants
Khodi, lord of peacocks
Sitam, lord of lions
Daaman, lord of mountain goats
Who bears the considerable weight of Lord Ganesh?
Musaka, the mouse
Taqaat, the bull
Hathi, the elephant
Zhiyaan, the bear
The next five questions treat the mounts of five important goddesses. What animal is the vehicle of Saraswati?
What animal is the vehicle of Lakshmi?
What is the vahana of Parvati?
Another aspect of Parvati is Durga; as Durga, what is the goddess' vahana?
What animal is the vahana of river goddess Yamuna?
The final five questions all treat the vehicles of five important demigods. Our first demigod is a famous monkey, said to be carried by a camel. Who is this monkey lord?
Which of the following is the vehicle of Varuna, lord of the seas and waters?
What mount bears Agni, lord of fire?
What is the vehicle of Vayu, lord of the wind and air?
Lord Yama, god of death, is borne by what mount?
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Compiled Mar 09 13