Questions tagged [daitya]

One of the category of Asuras, other being Dānavas and Rakshasas. Daityas were born from Kashyapa and Diti.

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How do Daityas and Danavas look? What is their physical appearance?

This is similar to my previous questions: How do Apsaras look? What are their physical characteristics and physical appearance? How do Rakshasas look? Physical appearance of Rakshasas? But now I am ...
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Why are Daityas Sattvic according to the Manusmriti?

NOTE: This question is NOT a duplicate of this question. The Manusmriti has this verse about the types of bodies one can enter due to different Gunas. Here are the bodies can can be born in due to ...