Krodhan Bhairav is another form of Lord Bhairav, established in Varanasi Uttar Pradesh. there are mainly eight Bhairavs.
Krodhan bhairav is a trinetri (three-eyed), young and peaceful form of Lord Bhairav. He is identified as blue-skinned. He is popularly known as “Aadi Bhairav”. It is believed that he provides strength and courage to his true devotees.
Sometimes this form of lord Lhairav depicts smoke in his idols that carries a shield and a long sword in their hand. As per a belief, whoever performs immense prayers towards Krodhan Bhairav, is blessed by him and he removes all the hurdles from the lives of his devotees.
He is believed to be the guardian of the southwest direction.