Encyclopedia Mythica article, by Alan G. Hefner. In Hinduism and Indian mythology Krishna, one of the most popular Hindu gods, is the eighth avatar or reincarnation of the god Vishnu.
Banasura and Krishna
Story about the battle between the arrogant demon Banasura, who conned Shiva into guarding his gates, and Krishna.
Deities chart showing the "cosmic trinity," the "Hindu trinity," the lesser gods, the animal gods, and the "Navagraha."