Mangala Skin 1.3-1.3.3




  • Sanskrit: name for Mars, the red planet, in Hindu texts.
  • Also known as Lohit aka ‘red” the god of war,
  • Some origins vary he is the son of Bhumi, the Earth Goddess and Vishnu, born when he raised her from the depths of water in Varaha avatar.
  • In others he is born from Shiva’s sweat or blood drop

Expanded info:

  • He is four-armed and painted red flames carrying a trident
  • He rides a ram and presides over (Tuesday).