Bhairava sometimes known as Kala Bhairava, is a Hindu deity, a fierce manifestation of Shiva
associated with annihilation He is depicted ornamented with a range of twisted serpents, which serve
as earrings, bracelets, anklets, and sacred thread (yajnopavita). He wears a tiger skin and a ritual
apron composed of human bones.Bhairava has a dog (Shvan) as his divine vahana (vehicle). Theipirai
Ashtami poojas are conducted for Bhairava monthly.