Definition of Skanda in English:

Skanda

Syllabification: Skan·da
Pronunciation: /ˈskandə
 
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Hinduism
The Hindu war god, first son of Shiva and Parvati and brother of Ganesha. He is depicted as a boy or youth, sometimes with six heads and often with his mount, a peacock.

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