Rakshas by GaudiBuendia. A demon or unrighteous spirit in Hinduism that feeds on human flesh, sleep on a bed of dead insects. Shapechangers magicians, appear in the forms of humans, dogs, and large birds. They can make themselves invisible and can not enter a home without being invited. According to the Ramayana, an ancient Sanskrit epic, they were created from the Foot of Brahma, the Hindu God of Creation.