Indian Mythology (by ApamNapat)

MitraVaruna - The Lords of Justice


मित्र-वरुण

Mitra-Varuna is the most common dual deity addressed in the Rig Veda. Mitra is almost never addressed separately, but Varuna has hymns devoted to him solely.

The dual deities Mitra-Varuna are the lords of justice, are said to be laying down the law for men. They watch over oaths and punish oath-breakers.


Last Modified At: Sat Nov 6 00:21:29 2004