Indian Mythology (by ApamNapat)

Nagas - The Snakes


नागा

The race of snakes, the Nagas is said to be the offspring of the great sage Kashyapa and Kadru, a daughter of Daksha prajapathi. They reside in Nagaloka. Their half-brother Garuda, the mount of Lord Vishnu is their natural enemy. Various snakes are mentioned as their king, including Vasuki, Takshaka and Adisesha.


Last Modified At: Wed Oct 20 01:17:00 2004