Hindu Holy Names

The God being unique does not have name or form of Its own.But we praise that Nameless one with thousands and thousands of splendid names. These names are indicative of Its grace exhibited.Many of these names are the holy mantras that uplift the chanter.There are very big world of names if one tries to compile. ThepurANas talk about very many thousands of names of Lord shiva. Theseholy names have been available through many sahasranAmAvaLi s. Inthese pages a few of the holy names of the God and Goddess are presented along with an approximate meaning.

See Also:
1. Why is Hinduism this way ? Find out at Hinduism A Perspective
2. Speciality of Shaivism. Explore at Shaivam A Perspective

Please send your comments and corrections

Back to Shaivam Home Page