Varuna deva : ‘Om Vam Varunaya Namaha’

Varuna deva is the deity of water, oceans, and the night sky. He is also the protector (lokapala) of the west direction. He is one of the Adityas, the 12 sons of Kashyapa and Aditi. Varuna is paired with Mitra many times as Mitra-Varuna because of their similar nature. Varuna’s capital city is called Shraddhavati. […]