Lord Bhairava’s Eight Manifestations

Lord Bhairava’s Eight Manifestations

Asitaanga Bhairava

– Gives Creative Ability

He is the first form of Ashatabhairava Murthi, of the eight manifestations of Lord Bhairava, who appears in a golden hue, carrying four weapons in four arms namely Trishula, Damaru, Pasham and Khadgam(sword); and rides on a Swan. Asitaanga Bhairava appears with his consort Brahmi – stands in the direction facing towards the East.

Ruru Bhairava

– Divine Educator

He is the second form of AshtabhairavaMurthi, of the eight manifestations of Lord Bhairava, whose appearance is wholly white i.e., fair – wearing many ornaments decked with rubies. He carries in his four arms Tankam, Krishna Mrugam, Khadgam, Alms Pathra; and rides on a Ox. He appears with his consort Maheshwari – stands in the direction facing South East.

Shri Chanda Bhairava

– Gives You The Extrordinary Power

He is the third form of AshtabhairavaMurthi, of the eight manifestations of lord Bhairava. He is pleasant white face, carrying along with him in his four arms Dhanussu, Banam, Khadgam, Alms Pathra; and rides on a Peacock. His appears with his consort Koumari- stands in the direction facing South.

Shri Krodha Bhairava

– Gives You The Power To Take Massive Action

He is the fourth form of AshtabhairavaMurthi, of the eight manifestations of Lord Bhairava. His appearance is grey and carries in his four arms Shankhu, Chakra, Gadha, Alms Pathra; and rides on an Eagle. He appears with his consort Vaishnavi – stands in the direction facing South West.

Shri Unmattha Bhairava

– Controls Negative Ego

He is the fifth form of the Ashtabhairavamurthi, of the eight manifestations of Lord Bhairava. He has a pleasing white appearance and carries in his four arms Alms Pathra, Khetaka, Parigha(iron bludgeon), Musalam and rides on a Horse. He appears with consort Varahi – stands in

Shri Kapala Bhairava

– Ends All Un Rewarding Work & Action

He is the sixth form of AshtabhairavaMurthi, of the eight manifestations of Lord Bhairava. He is yellow in complexion and carries in his four arms the weapons – Pasham, Vajrayudham, Khadgam, Alms Parthra, and rides on an Elephant. He appears with his consort Indrani – stands in the direction facing North West.

Shri Bheeshana Bhairava

– Obliterates Evil Spirits and Energy

He is the seventh form of AshtabhairavaMurthi, of the eight manifestations of Lord Bhairava. His appearance is red in colour and carries in his four arms the weapons – Trishul, Lotus, Alms Pathra, Khadgam and rides on Lion. He appears with his consort Chamundi – stands in the direction facing North.

Shri Samhara Bhairava

– Dissolving All The BadConsequences of Past Actions

He is the eighth form of AshtabhairavaMurthi, eight manifestations of Lord Bhairava. His appearance is saffron in colour and carries his 10 arms a Long Sword, Shankhu, Chakra, Dhamaru, Trishul, Kapala, Gadha, Pasham, Alms Pathra and an Ankusham, he rides on a dog. He appears with his consort Chandi – stands in the direction facing North East.

Author
Sudheer Kumar Cheruku