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What is the name of Kartikeya son?
Acocrding to Tamil tradition and Thiruvilayadal Puranam He had two wives (and probably many Children) had his son (Veera Pandion) as a heir to Pandion Empire.
What does kartikeya holds in his right hand?
He is seen carrying a spear in one hand and the other hand is always blessing the devotees. His vehicle is a peacock that is in grip of a serpent.
What does Murugan hold in his hand?
Lord Subrahmanya is also known by the names of Muruga, Karthikeya, Shanmukha and Skanda. His spear is seen as worthy of worship, and it was the most useful weapon in Subrahmanya’s battle against the asura Soorapadman. …
What is the weapon of kartikeya?
|Weapon||Vel bow and arrow|
|Animals||Indian Peacock, rooster and snake|
Who is Lord Shiva elder son?
Lord Shiva and his consort Parvati had two sons named Kartikeya (Kartika) and Ganesha (Vinayaka). The elder was Kartikeya and the younger Ganesha. In South India Kartikeya is popularly known as Lord Subramanya.
Why is Kartikeya called the elder son of Shiva?
Even Shiva Purana mentions that Kartikeya is the elder son of Shiva. Moreover, Kartikeya was born to kill the demon Tarakasura who had the boon that Shiva’s son would only kill him. If Ganesha was the elder, he would have killed the demon Tarakasura.
What are the weapons of Lord Kartikeya Swami?
Lord Kartikeya is shown riding a peacock called “Paravani” and dressed with weapons. He holds his weapon Vel (lance) in his hand. Mostly, Kartikeya Swami is shown with one head, but some show him with six heads and twelve hands carrying different weapons such as a sword, discus, bow, javelin, mace, etc.
What is the real name of Lord Kartikeya?
Oh, Lord Kartikeya, the Master Yogi known as Mahasena as the Son of Agni and as Kartikeya as the son of the six Kritikas. You are known as Skanda as son of Goddess Parvati and as Kumara when as son of Devi Ganga. You are the Leader of the Army of Devas, our Master and Born of Lord Shiva.
What does Lord Kartikeya’s vehicle or vahana represent?
Lord Kartikeya’s vehicle or Vahana is a peacock that has the capacity of killing serpents by gripping in his feet. Thus, the peacock represents the destroyer of harmful and sensual desires of humans.