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Mangala

Mangala (Sanskrit: मङ्गल, IAST: Maṅgala) is the name for Mars, the red planet, in Hindu texts. Also known as Lohit (Made of Iron), he is born from Shiva's sweat or blood drop. also he is the god of war, celibate and sometimes linked to god Karttikeya (Skanda). His origins vary with different mythological texts; in some, he is the son of Bhumi, the Earth Goddess and Vishnu, born when he raised her from the depths of water in Varaha avatar. →Wikipedia


МангалаAngarakanमंगळ (ज्योतिष)मंगल (ज्योतिष)พระอังคารAnggarakaசெவ்வாய்曼伽羅అంగారకుడు జ్యోతిషంমঙ্গল

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Soapstone figure of Mangala, or Mars
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