Let’s explore some of these enduring mythological characters from Indian history who are to be still alive.
A central figure in Indian mythology, Hanuman is believed to be immortal.
A character from the epic Mahabharata, Ashwatthama is believed to be alive due to a curse.
A revered figure in the Indian epic Mahabharata, Kripacharya is considered to be one of the Chiranjivis (immortal beings).
A benevolent and just Asura king, Mahabali is a key figure in Hindu mythology, particularly celebrated in the festival of Onam in Kerala.
A renowned sage in Indian mythology, Markandeya is believed to be an immortal figure.
The sixth avatar of Lord Vishnu in Hindu mythology, Parashurama is considered one of the seven immortal beings, or Chiranjivis.
Also known as Vyasa, Vedavyasa is a legendary sage in Indian mythology, renowned for compiling the Vedas and authoring the epic Mahabharata.
A key figure in the Indian epic Ramayana, Vibhishana is known for his righteousness and loyalty to Lord Rama despite being the brother of the antagonist Ravana.