buffalo in Hindu mythology
In Hindu mythology, Mahishasura was an asura. Mahishasura's father Rambha was king of the asuras, and he once fell in love with a water buffalo; Mahishasura, born out of this union, is therefore able to change between human and buffalo form at will (mahisha = buffalo).
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Media in category "Mahishasura"
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- Kartikaya cuts the Mahishasura.jpg 2,193 × 2,992; 1.01 MB
- Mahishasura statue, Chamundi Hills (Image 2), Mysore, Karnataka, India.jpg 2,368 × 4,208; 3.22 MB
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