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The Garuda is one of a race of creatures with origins in Hindu and Buddhist mythology, legend, folklore and religion. In particular, accounts of the Garudas' existence The very first Garuda was a divine spirit, who was born in a burst of such terrifying energy that it frightened the Hindu gods; though, at their fearful request, he reduced his immense physical size, and calmed down the magnitude of the energy he gave off. Since then, he has proven himself faithful to the gods, serving most famously as the mount (vahana) of Lord Vishnu.
Names of Specific Garudas:
Garuda is the eternal enemy of the Nagas.