Nāga

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"Nāga"
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Details
Source
Indian mythology
Scale
medium
Other names
Nāgī, Nāgiṇī, Naga
Similar creature(s)
Basilisk, Gorgon, Lamia, Reptilian


The nāga are a race of deities or beings in the form of great, sometimes multi-headed, snakes. The form is often that of a cobra, and at times the nāga is in the shape of a human from the torso and up.

Source[edit | edit source]

The nāga originates from indian religions dating back to around 500 BC.

Media[edit | edit source]

Nāgas appear in the following media:

Games[edit | edit source]

Movies[edit | edit source]

  • Nagin (1954)
  • Nagin (1976)
  • Nagina (1986)
  • Nigahen (1989)
  • Jungle Boy (1998)
  • Jaani Dushman: Ek Anokhi Kahani (2002)
  • Hisss (2010)

Novels[edit | edit source]

  • Berserk
  • Goblin Slayer

TV Series[edit | edit source]

  • Naaginn (2007-2009)
  • The Secret Saturdays (2008-2010)