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GenderMasculine
Scriptsब्रह्मा Sanskrit
PronouncedPron.BRAH-mə English
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Meaning & History

Means "growth, expansion, creation" in Sanskrit. The Hindu god Brahma is the creator and director of the universe, the balance between the opposing forces of Vishnu and Shiva. He is often depicted with four heads and four arms.

Categories

gods, supreme gods
Entry updated December 8, 2017