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Who Is The Hindu God Of War?

In Hinduism, the god of war is generally considered to be Kartikeya, also known as Skanda or Murugan. Kartikeya is a prominent deity in the Hindu pantheon and is often depicted as a young and handsome warrior with multiple heads and arms, riding a peacock. He is the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati and is associated with valor, bravery, and the protection of dharma (righteousness).

Kartikeya is revered as a commander of the divine army and is often invoked by devotees seeking courage and strength in times of conflict and war. He is particularly popular in South India, where he is a major deity and the focus of many festivals and temples.