7 Faces

7 Faces 7 Rays Shradda (Devotion) was unfaithful to her husband (the sage "Flamboyant" or ANGIRAS) and gave birth to a still born child. However, due to her piety, she pleased her husband who gave her a child named BRIHASPATI, the god of intelligence and the tutor of the other gods. The "son of the sky" with 7 faces and 7 rays, he had pointed horns, a golden axe and arrows. Seated on his chariot pulled by red horses, he controlled the movements of the sky and the planets. His son is the sage BHARDVAJA, (the swallow). http://members.tripod.com/historel/orient/10inde.htm