Asitang Bhairav is one of the eight forms of bhairavs, established in Kashi, Varanasi, Uttarpradesh.
Asitang bhairav is a trinetri (three-eyed), cordial and peaceful form of Lord Bhairav. Although Bhairav is considered as a provider or who destroys fear, is a form of Lord Shiva. he appears to be white-skinned with well-formed limbs, along with four hands.
He holds the rosary, kamandal, sword, and skull cup. A Skull cup is the only Astra he carries. he is being established in a form of a stone structure colored with sindoor. It is believed that devotees who perform immense prayers in front of this form of lord shiva gets various abilities. Devotees Can Enhance Their Creative skills And Succeed In Their Endeavors.
Due to some beliefs, he is considered to be the guardian of the East direction. He blesses his devotees with good health and relieves their curses. it is also believed that whoever worships Asitang Bhairav, will be granted Vagh siddhi ( Ability to influence someone with the power of words) by him. sunday and kaal ashtami is considered to be two important days for worshipping, Asitang Bhairav.