Vaiśravaṇa

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Vaisravana, VaiZravaNa, Vaishravana


Since Kubera was the son of the sage Viśravas, he came to be known as Vaiśravaṇa.


References

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore