What are devas?

Some articles on devas, deva:

Mada - Hindu Mythology
... known as Soma they were insulted to discover that the king of the devas Indra had not invited them to his party at Baikunth ... not be granted full immortality or receive any offerings as devas ... the name of the Aswins, but this enraged Indra who refused to acknowledge them as devas worthy of sacrificial offerings, and rushed out to attack ...
The Story of Samudra Manthan
... Durvasa Muni cursed Lord Indra and all devas to be bereft of all strength, energy, and fortune ... In battles that followed this incident, Devas were defeated and Asuras (demons) led by king Bali gained control of the universe ... Devas sought help from God Vishnu Who advised them to treat asuras in a diplomatic manner ...
Buddhism And Hinduism - Differences - Cosmology and Worldview
... Hindu texts mostly mentions the devas in Kamma Loka ... The devas of the Rupadhatu have physical forms, but are sexless and passionless ... They live in a large number of "heavens" or deva-worlds that rise, layer on layer, above the earth ...
Akilam Six - Devas To Take Birth in Bhoo Loga
... He accepted to take birth and before that he asked Sivan to assemble all Devas who told to Sivan earlier that Thirumal was in a divine sleep in the Boo Loga ... On what ground you all told that?" Devas stood without answering with bowed-heads ... Being aware of the mind of Devas, Thirumal told them that since they have made the circumstance to be worse, they all should take birth in the Kali Yuga ...
Thirukoshtiyur
... During Kritha yuga, Rishis, devas and people were tortured, anguished by the asura Hiranyakashipu as the vengeance for hiranyaksha's death in hands of Lord Vishnu in the form of Varaha Avatar ... Devas, Rishis approached Brahma and Shiva for the solution ... In response Brahma, Shiva, all devas, Saptha Rishis decided to meet at one place to discuss regarding ...