is a monkey god. He is a noble hero and great devotee
of Lord Rama of the Ramayana.
deity is a provider of courage, hope, knowledge, intellect
and devotion. He is pictured as a robust monkey holding
a mace (gada) which is a sign of bravery and having
a picture of Lord Rama tatooed on his chest which is
a sign of his devotion to Lord Rama.
is also called Mahaveera (the great hero ) or Pavan-suta
(son of air) or Bajarangbali.