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The Religious Affiliation of
Shiva
 

Religion: Hindu deity CBR Scale: D

Name: Shiva

Other Names: The Destroyer

Classification: supporting character supporting character   villain villain   deity deity  

Publisher(s): Marvel DC

First Appearance: The Atom and Hawkman #42 (Apr.-May 1969): "When Gods Make Madness!"

First Appearance (Additional Details): (DC comic) The Atom and Hawkman #42 (Apr.-May 1969): "When Gods Make Madness!"; (Marvel) Thor (vol. 1) #300 (Oct. 1980): "Twilight of the Gods!"

Creators: Denny O'Neil, Dick Dillin, Sid Greene

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 7

Teams/Affiliations: Council of Godheads

Enemy of: The Atom, Hawkman, Hawkgirl

Gender: male

Note: god of destruction

Within the Marvel Universe, Brahma first appeared in Thor (vol. 1) #301 (Nov. 1980), which was written by Mark Gruenwald and Ralph Macchio, with art by Keith Pollar and Chic Stone.


This character is in the following 4 stories which have been indexed by this website:
The Atom and Hawkman #42 (Apr.-May 1969): "When Gods Make Madness!"
Marvel Double-Shot #3 (Mar. 2003): "The Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit" (1-panel cameo)
Thor (vol. 1) #300 (Oct. 1980): "Twilight of the Gods!"
X-Men (vol. 2) #13 (Oct. 1992): "Hazardous Territory" (mentioned)


Suggested links for further research about this character and the character's religious affiliation:
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/shifshiz.htm
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/hfhn.htm
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/cotcoz.htm
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/nightqniz.htm
  - https://www.comics.org/issue/34789/
  - http://comicbookdb.com/issue.php?ID=27176
  - https://www.comics.org/issue/22625/
  - http://comicbookdb.com/issue.php?ID=6233