Svaha

Hindu - A minor goddess. Daughter of Daksha and Prasuti. Wife of Agni, some say. In one story of the birth of Karttikeya, Svaha seduced Agni, taking the form of each of the wives of the Seven Rishis whom the god had seen bathing. The result of this episode was the sixheaded boy, Karttikeya. Occasionally referred to as Svaha, Agnayi, Agnayi or Agneyi.
Hindu - The food of the gods. Also commonly identified as Svaha, Agnayi, Agnayi or Agneyi.

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