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Parashurama
Two representations of Parashurama
Parashurama with his axe (two representations)
Other names Bhàrgava rāma
Jamadagnya rāma
Affiliation fifth Avatar of Vishnu, Vaishnavism
Weapon Axe named Vidyudabhi (paraśhu)
Personal information
Parents
  • Jamadagni (father)
  • Renuka (mother)

Hindus believe that Vishnu has many important avatars. The Parashurama avatar was the sixth important avatar. In this avatar, Vishnu was in the form of a human. He came to Earth to stop bad people.

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