Deva (= divine being)
देव (= divine being)
देव, or equivalently Devata, is a divine being that is not embodied in physical form, but they are a living being nonetheless. They are considered to be beneficial to our well being and can appear in many energy forms, such as Yakshasa, Gandharvas, Kinnaras, Kimpurushas, etc. or guardian angels, spirit guides, even ancestors. In the context of Yoga they help us to accelerate the manifestation of physical reality because in "divine timing" goes beyond space-time since it operates at the transcendental level.
- According to quantum physics, there could be multiple universes simultaneously existing and each universe could have its own physical laws which could lead to interesting types of “life forms”.