kaangEya : meaning?
Sankaran Kartik Jayanarayanan
kartik at ECE.UTEXAS.EDU
Mon Mar 25 19:57:54 CST 2002
On Mon, 25 Mar 2002 Venkatraman.Chandrasekaran at NOKIA.COM wrote:
> Dear members,
> Can someone please tell the significance of the name
> "kaangEya" for Lord Shiva?
"Gaangeya" usually refers to BhIshhma, since he was born of river Ganga.
I think it also refers to SubrahmaNya for the same reason.
Perhaps you mean "Gangesh" for Shiva since he is the Lord of the Ganga
(He caught her in His matted locks).
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