Explore a topic that relates to Hindu belief and practice in some of its more colorful aspects. Select one of the many Hindu deities and discuss about them.

Topic: Hindu deities

Hinduism conceives of the Divine in numerous forms. For this week’s discussion, explore a topic that relates to Hindu belief and practice in some of its more colorful aspects.

Select one of the many Hindu deities and tell us about them. What qualities is this deity associated with?

How is the deity depicted?

Are there any special festivals associated with this deity? Include a picture of the deity you have chosen to discuss in your post.

List of some of the more popular deities. (Ganeśa Brahma Viṣṇu Śiva Saraswatī Lakṣmī Kālī Kṛṣṇa Rādhā Rāma Sitā Hanuman Ardhanārīśwara Devī Durgā Dhūmāvatī Tripura Sundarī Pārvatī Varuṇacho Vāyu Indra Surya Pṛthvī/Bhūmī)

Explore a topic that relates to Hindu belief and practice in some of its more colorful aspects. Select one of the many Hindu deities and discuss about them.