Narakasura

Hindu - A hell-demon. This evil being lived in a fortress called Prag Jyotisha where he kept many thousands of women whom he had raped and the jewels he had stolen. He was killed by Vishnu and, in some accounts, the feast of Deepavali is held in celebration of this event. Also commonly known as Narakasura, Naraka, Naraka, Yomi-tsu-kuni, Naraka-Asura, Naraka-Asura, Naraka(-Asura) or Naraka(-Asura).

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