Lord Skanda-Murugan
 

Iconography of Skanda-Murukan: Gallery I

These 18 images are from a rare Skanda Sasthi souvenir published in 1958 by Śrī-la-Śrī Subrahmanya Desika Paramācharya Swamigal of Tiruvavaduthurai Adheenam.

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Bala Swami Bala Swami Brahma Sasta Devasenadipati Gaja Vahanar Kanda Swami
Bāla Swāmi Bāla Swāmi Brahma Śāstā Devasenātipati Gaja Vāhanar Kanda Swāmi
Karttikeyar Kraunchabhedanar Kumarar Saravana Bhavar Senaani Shaktidharar
Kārttikeya Krauñcabheda Kumāra Śaravana Bhavar Senāni Śaktidhārar
Shikhi Vahanar Soma Skandar Subramaniya Subramaniya Tarakari Valli Kalyana Sundarar
Śikhi Vāhanar Somā Skanda Subrahmanya Subrahmanya Tārakāri Valli Kalyāna Sundarar
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