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Shiva emerged from Hiranyagarbha, the golden womb Aditi, along with Brahma, and Vishnu. Together, the three brothers rose to become the ruling council of the Hindu gods.[2]

Powers and Abilities

Physical Strength

Shiva possesses Class 100 level strength enabling him to lift (press) well over 100 tons.


  • Technically, Shiva's first appearance was Thor #301, but it was later retconned that it was Indra, the older Vedic thunder-god in that issue, not Shiva.[4] This retcon pushes Shiva's first appearance to much later in Thor (Vol. 2) #61.

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