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  • VARUNA, in early Hindu mythology, the greatest, with Indra, of the gods of the Rig Veda.
  • As contrasted with Indra the war god, Varuna is the lord of the natural laws, the upholder of the physical and moral order of the universe.
  • Unlike Indra, Varuna has no myths related of him.
  • The earlier conception of Varuna is singularly similar to that of Ahuramazda of the Avesta.
  • The name Varuna may be Indo-European, identifiable, some believe, with the Greek ofpavos (Uranus), and ultimately referable to a root var, " to cover," Varuna thus meaning "the Encompasser."
 

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