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List of Gods : "ava"
NameOriginDescription
Addanc aka adanc Welsh Addane, afanc, avanc, abhac, abac, a lake monster that also appears in Celtic and British folklore. It is described alternately as resembling a crocodile, beaver or dwarf, and is sometimes said to be a demon. The lake in which it dwells also varies; it is variously said to live in Llyn Llion, Llyn Barfog, near Brynberian Bridge or in Llyn yr Afanc, a lake in Betws-y-Coed that was named after the creature. Welsh
Adimurti Hindu Avatar of Vishnu Hindu
Akerbeltz Basque Avatar of the god Mari Basque
Annapurna India A Hindu avatar of Durga who ruled over food production. India
Argante British "Silver One" goddess queen of Avalon who is known for her healing powers. British
As ava Russia The goddess of fresh water
Avalokitesvara Buddhist The Buddhist epitome of mercy and compassion. When Avalokitesvara attained to supreme consciousness, he chose not to pass into nirvana, but vowed to stay behind as the succor of the afflicted. He was filled with compassion, karuna, for the sufferings of the living, which he sought to bring to enlightenment. He was represented as a handsome young man holding a lotus flower in his hand who wore a picture of Amithaba in his hair. His female consort was Tara, also known as Pandaravasini, 'clad in white'.
Avatar Hindu Avatar, avatara or avataram, most commonly refers to the incarnation of a higher being, or the Supreme Being onto Earth. Hindu
Avatea Hervy Is A moon god
Ayya Vaikundar Tamil According to Akilattirattu Ammanai, a scripture of the Ayyavazhi, was an avatar of Narayana. As per the Ayyavazhi mythology the body in which Ayya Vaikundar incarnated is that of Mudisoodum Perumal. Tamil
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Azer Ava Russian Ancient Russian goddess, the name Azer-Ava translates into "forest mother" or "the friendly tree goddess". Azer-Ava lives in trees and welcomes those who venture out to pick berries and mushrooms. She is known as a goddess of fruitfulness who brings rain and corn, and oaths are taken in her name.
Balaam Hebrew Demon preoccupied with avarice and greed. Hebrew
Bhut India A type of evil spirit. It is especially the evil ghost of a man who has died due to execution, accident, or suicide. People protect themselves by lying on the ground, because the bhutas never rest on earth. In the Bhagvad Gita, Krishna the Avatar declares that the humans who worship bhutas become bhutas themselves. India
Ce Actal Aztec An avatar of Mixcaotl, he represents the warrior's savagery in battle. Aztec
Colop U Uichkin Mayan Sky god who, with a night avatara of the same name, is the bringer of disease Mayan
Cuvto ava Russia A tree goddess
Dagon Hindu The fish avatar of Krishna. Hindu
Dhanvantari Hindu/Puranic/Vedic/Epic God of the sun who later became an avatar of the god Visnu. Hindu/Puranic/Vedic/Epic
Eriphila Greek The personification of avarice, who guards the path that leads to pleasure, in Orlando Furioso. Greek
Foorgol Discworld The Ephebian God of Avalanches. Discworld
Goraknath Hindu Guardian god who is an avatar of Siva Hindu
Hara Hindu/Puranic Avatar of Siva. Hindu/Puranic
Hov Ava Russia Goddess of the moon. Russia
Hrsikesa Hindu God, a minor avatar of Visnu Hindu
Ibis or Nile-bird Egypt The Egyptians call the sacred Ibis Father John. It is the avatar' of the god Thoth, who in the guise of an Ibis escaped the pursuit of Typhon. The Egyptians say its white plumage symbolises the light of the sun, and its black neck the shadow of the moon, its body a heart, and its legs a triangle. It was said to drink only the purest of water, and its feathers to scare or even kill the crocodile. Egypt
Kalki[n] Hindu/ Vedic/ Puranic/ Epic This god will be the 10th avatar of Visnu that rewards good & punishes people
Kesava Hindu This God is a minor avatar of Visnu
Krishna Indian The modern deity Krishna is the most celebrated hero of Indian mythology, and the most popular of all the deities. He is said to be the eighth Avatara or incarnation of Vishnu, or rather a direct manifestation of Vishnu himself. This hero, around whom a vast mass of legend and fable has been gathered, probably lived in the Epic age, when the Hindus had not advanced far beyond their early settlements in the north-west.
Kurma Hindu/Puranic/Epic Avatar of Visnu. In the form of a tortoise he placed himself at the bottom of the sea of milk, and made his back the base or pivot of the mountain Mandara. The gods and demons twisted the great serpent Vasuki round the mountain' and, dividing into two parties, each took an end of the snake as a rope, and thus churned the sea until they recovered the desired objects. Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Kurma[vatara] Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic An avatar of Visnu
Le Fay Welsh Goddess of the sea and of the Isle of Avalon Welsh
Lucifera Fairy Tale Pride lived in a splendid palace, only its foundation was of sand. The door stood always open, and the queen gave welcome to every comer. Her six privy ministers are Idleness, Gluttony, Lechery, Avarice, Envy, and Revenge. These six, with Pride herself, are the seven deadly sins. Her carriage was drawn by six different animals- viz. an ass, swine, goat, camel, wolf, and lion, on each of which rode one of her privy councillors, Satan himself being coachman. While here the Red-Cross Knight was attacked by Sansjoy, who would have been slain if Duessa had not rescued him.
Mohini Hindu One of the 25 avatars of Vishnu found in the Puranas. Hindu
Raumas or Raumyas India Hairy; a race sweated from the pores of Virabhadra, one of the avataras of Siva. They had a thousand heads and a thousand arms. India
Rukmini Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A goddess who is avatar of Laksmi among other things
Sadaksari Buddhist The tantric form of the bodhisattva Avalokitesvara. Buddhist
Sadaksari[Lokesvara] Buddhist/ Lamaist/ Tibet A variety of Avalokitesvara that is incarnate in succession of the Dali Lamas
Vamana Hinduism A personality described in the Puranic texts of Hinduism as the Fifth Avatara of Vishnu, and the first incarnation of the Second Age, or Treta yuga. Also he is the first Avatar of Vishnu which appears with a completely human form, though it was that of a dwarf brahmin. He is also sometimes known as Upendra.
Varaha Hindu The third avatar of Vishnu, in the form of a boar, who appeared in order to defeat Hiranyaksha, a demon who had taken the Earth and carried it to the bottom of the cosmic ocean. Hindu
Vari-Ma-Te-Takere Polynesian The primal generator, the female spirit who dwells in darkness at the base of the dark underworld of Avaiki. Polynesian
Vari-ma-te-takere Polynesia The primeval mother who lived in Avaiki, the coconut shell at the begining of the universe. Mangaia, Polynesia
Ved Ava Russia A personification of the water. Russia
Yagrenat Hindu Yagrenat "Land of the King of the World," an Avatar of Vishnu. Hindu
Yambuvan Hindu An Avatar of Brahma in the form of a huge bear. In the war against Ravana, Yambuvan led an army of bears to Ceylon. Hindu