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God Name and Meaning

List of Gods  : "Buddhist"

NameOriginDescription
God name "Abhijnaraja" Buddhist/Tibet A physician God. He is accounted among a series of medicine buddhas and typically depicted with stretched earlobes, and color is red. Buddhist/Tibet
King name "Acala aka Achala" Buddhist/India Acala, is the best known of the Five Wisdom Kings of the Womb Realm. Acala means "The Immovable One" in Sanskrit. Acala is also the name of the eighth of the ten stages of the path to buddhahood. Acala is the destroyer of delusion and the protector of Buddhism. Buddhist/India
Goddess name "Adhimukticarya" Buddhist Minor Goddess and deified Bhumis Buddhist/Vajrayana
"Adibuddha" Buddhist Primeval Buddha Buddhist
"Adibuddha" Buddhist The primeval buddha, is believed to be the primordial cosmic force from which the five dhyanibuddhas arose. This is the embodiment of the concept of emptiness.
"Adidharma" Buddhist "the primeval law" Buddhist/Lamaist
Goddess name "Ajaya" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
"Akasagarbha" Buddhist/India Bodhisattva one of the eight great bodhisattvas. His name can be translated as "boundless space treasury" or "void store" as his wisdom is said to be boundless as space itself. He is sometimes known as the twin brother of the "earth store" bodhisattva Ksitigarbha. In Japan he is known as Kokuzo. Buddhist/India
"Aksayajnana-Karmanda" Buddhist 1 of the 12 Dharnis & the deification of literature
"Aksobhya" Buddhist 'immovable' or 'imperturbable' - is the name given to a Buddha who is said to reside in the eastern paradise of Abhirati. Buddhist
Deity name "Amida" Buddhist/ Japan A primordial Deity(god)
"Amida-Nyorai" Buddhist/Japan Presides over the Pure Land of the Western Paradise, the Japanese people turned to him at their moment of death. Buddhist/Japan
"Amitabha" Buddhist/India A celestial buddha described in the scriptures of the Mahayana school of Buddhism. According to these scriptures, Amitabha possesses infinite merits resulting from good deeds over countless past lives as a bodhisattva named Dharmakara. Buddhist/India
God name "Amithba" Buddhist/India The boddhisattva of 'infinite light'. Amithba represents the primordial, self-existent Buddha. This God was born from a lotus and ceaselessly stretches out aid to the weak and faltering. Amithba became a popular way of salvation for many Buddhists because he was the archetype of compassion, gentle and easygoing.
"Amogahasiddhi" Buddhist The fifth meditation Buddha
"Amoghapasa" Buddhist Brings believers hope and tranquility. Amoghapasa has four pairs of arms. One pair is held with palms together in a prayerful attitude. Some are raised, others are held slightly away from the body. The hands may be in symbolic positions called mudra or may hold symbolic articles like a lotus blossom, symbol of compassion; a monk's staff; a whisk representing the brushing away of earthly cares; and the lasso. Buddhist
Spirit name "Amoghasiddhi" Buddhist Fifth meditation Buddha. He is one of five mystic Spiritual counterparts of the human buddha in Vajrayana Buddhism; a product of Adibuddha who represents the branch of the cosmos concerned with consciousness. Buddhist
"Anantamukhi" Buddhist 1 of the 12 Dharnis
Goddess name "Aparajita" Buddhist Minor god/Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Aparajita" Buddhist/ Mahayana A minor god/ Goddess
God name "Arapacana" Buddhist God. Buddhist
Goddess name "Arthapratisamvit" Buddhist Goddess of logical analysis. Buddhist
Goddess name "Arya-Tara" Buddhist "The Noble Liberator" Goddess Buddhist
God name "Asokottamasri" Buddhist Physician God Buddhist/Tibet
"Avalokitesvara" Buddhist The Buddhist epitome of mercy and compassion. When Avalokitesvara attained to supreme consciousness, he chose not to pass into nirvana, but vowed to stay behind as the succor of the afflicted. He was filled with compassion, karuna, for the sufferings of the living, which he sought to bring to enlightenment. He was represented as a handsome young man holding a lotus flower in his hand who wore a picture of Amithaba in his hair. His female consort was Tara, also known as Pandaravasini, 'clad in white'.
Goddess name "Ayurvasita" Buddhist Minor Goddess, one of twelve vasitas. Buddhist
Deity name "Balaparmita" Buddhist Philosophical Deity(god). Buddhist
God name "Beg-Tse" Buddhist God of war Buddhist/Tibet
"Bhaisajyaguru" Buddhist Medicine Buddha Buddhist/Tibet
Hero name "Bhima" Buddhist A Heroic warrior, son of Kunti by Vayu, but the acknowledged son of Pandu and the second eldest of the Pandava brothers Buddhist
King name "Bhrkuti-Tara" Buddhist/Tibet The Nepalese queen of Tibet's first great religious King, Songtsen Gambo and credited with the introduction of Buddhism to Tibet and China. In the Lamaeist Tradition, Bhrkuti-Tara is incarnate in all good women. Buddhist/Tibet
Deities name "Bhumi" Buddhist Collective name for a group of Deities Buddhist/Vajrayana
Spirit name "Bhutadamara" Buddhist/Mahayana "Turmoil of the Spirits" four-armed God. Buddhist/Mahayana
Demon name "Bi-har" Buddhist/ Tibet A Guardian deity that protects against Demons
God name "Bishamon" Japan One of the seven Gods of luck and the Buddhist patron of warriors. Japan
Goddess name "Buddhaalocana" Buddhist Goddess and female Buddha Buddhist/Shingon
Goddess name "Buddhabodhiprabhavasita" Buddhist "Born to be Englightened". Minor Goddess Buddhist
God name "Buddhakapala" Buddhist/ Mahayana A God
God name "Budha" Hindu/ Vedic/ Epic/ Puranic/ Buddhist An astral God
Goddess name "Candesvari" Buddhist/ Mayhayana A minor Goddess that stands upon a corpse
Planet name "Candra" Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic/ Buddhist A Planet god commonly affiliated with the moon
Goddess name "Carika" Buddhist "the deceiver" Goddess of the repetitive chant. Buddhist
God name "Cauri" Buddhist/Tibet A fly-whisk held by attendants of a God or royal person. Buddhist/Tibet
God name "Chattrosnia" Buddhist God Buddhist
Deity name "Chos-Skyon" Buddhist Tutelary guardian Deity(god) Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Chunda" Buddhist Goddess of happiness Buddhist
Goddess name "Citrasena" Buddhist Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Cittavasita" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist
Goddess name "Cunda" Buddhist/Tibet Goddess considered a deification of literature. Buddhist/Tibet
"Da-Shi-Zhi" Buddhist/China One of Amitabha Buddha's two great female Bodhisattva companions in the Pure Land. Buddhist/China
Spirit name "Dakini" Buddhist A female being, generally of volatile temperament, who acts as a muse for Spiritual practice. Buddhist
Deity name "Danaparamita" Buddhist Philosophical Deity(god). Buddhist
Deity name "Daoji" Buddhist A Buddhist monk who became a minor Taoist Deity(god)
God name "Devaputra" Buddhist Designation for the lower ranked Gods. Buddhist
Goddess name "Dhanada" Buddhist/Mahayana Form of the Goddess Tara. Buddhist/Mahayana
God name "Dharmadhatuvagisvara" Buddhist Physician God Buddhist
Goddess name "Dharmamegha" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Vajrayana
Goddess name "Dharmapala" Buddhist Minor Goddess concerned with law Buddhist/Vajrayana
Goddess name "Dhavajagrakeyura" Buddhist Goddess who sits on a sun throne Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Dhupa" Buddhist Minor Goddess and a censor Buddhist/Mahayana
God name "Dhvajosnisa" Buddhist God, apparently Guardian deity Buddhist
Deity name "Dhyanaparmita" Buddhist Philosophical Deity(god) Buddhist
"Dhyani" Buddhas Five meditating Buddhas who came from the primeval Buddha Buddhist
Spirit name "Dhyanibuddha" Buddhist Generic name for a Spiritual or meditation Buddha Buddhist
Goddess name "Dhyanibuddhasakti" Buddhist Collective name for a specific group of Goddesses Buddhist
Goddess name "Dipa" Buddhist Goddess of light Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Dipa Tara" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
"Dipamkara" Buddhist Proceeded the Buddha in east Asia Buddhist
Deity name "Dipankara" Buddhas Deity who is one of the minor group of Buddhas Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Durangama" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Vajrayana
Goddess name "Durjata" Buddhist Minor Goddess who waits on the god Buddhakapala Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Ekajata" Buddhist Goddess of happiness Buddhist
God name "Emma O" Buddhist/Japan God of death and lord of hell. Buddhist/Japan
God name "Fudo Myoo" Buddhist God who protects against catastrophes. Buddhist
God name "Gagananja" Buddhist A God
Goddess name "Ganapatihrdaya" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Ganda Tara" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Gandha" Buddhist Goddess Buddhist/Tibet
God name "Ghantapani" Buddhist God running a round with a bell in his hand Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Ghasmari" Buddhist Goddess fond of blodd-filled bowls. Buddhist
"Gia tri luc" Buddhist Magical power of determination that Buddha confers on all who seek it and upholds it.
Goddess name "Gita" Buddhist Mother Goddess Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Grahamatrka" Buddhist A Goddess whose name means demon mother
Goddess name "Grahamatrka" Buddhist Goddess whose name means demon mother. Buddhist
"Grateful" Buddhist Commemoration Stanza to Sakyamuni Buddha. Buddhist
Goddess name "Grdhrasya" Buddhist Minor Goddess whose name translates to face of a vulture Buddhist
Deity name "Guhyasamaja" Buddhist "Treatise on the Sum Total of Mysteries". Protective Deity(god). Buddhist
God name "Gur-Gyi" Buddhist/Tibet "Angry-one-of-the-tent." God of tents. Buddhist/Tibet
God name "Gur-Gyi Mgon-Po" Buddhist/ Tibet A God of tents
Goddess name "Hariti" Buddhist A plague Goddess associated with smallpox
Goddess name "Hariti" Buddhist Goddess for the protection of children, easy delivery, happy child rearing and parenting, harmony between husband and wife, love, and the well-being and safety of the family. Women without children also pray to Kishimojin to help them become pregnant. Originally, Hariti was a cannibalistic demon. She had hundreds of children whom she loved and doted upon, but to feed them, she abducted and killed the children of others. Buddhist
Goddess name "Hatasa" Buddhist Horse Goddess Buddhist
God name "Hayagriva" Buddhist Patron God of horses Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Hemantadevi" Buddhist Goddess of winter Buddhist/Tibet
God name "Heruka" Buddhist God, one of the more popular in the pantheon Buddhist/Mahayana
God name "Hevajira" Buddhist God equivalent to the Hindu Siva Buddhist/Mahayana
God name "Ida-Ten" Japan Buddhist God of law and monasteries. Japan
Deity name "Isa" Buddhist Guardian Deity(god) Buddhist
Deity name "Jambhala" Buddhist Embodies the Wealth Deity aspect of all the Buddhas and bodhisattvas of past, present and future, and grants longevity and prosperity in daily life. Buddhist
Goddess name "Janavasita" Buddhist A minor Goddess affiliated with knowledge or the control of knowledge
Goddess name "Janguli" Buddhist Goddess of healing and snakebites. Buddhist
God name "Jayakara" Buddhist God who rides in a cage drawn by Cockatoos Buddhist
Goddess name "Jayatara" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Jian Lao" Buddhist Goddess of the earth and permanence Buddhist/China
Goddess name "Jnanadakini" Buddhist/ Mayhayana A Goddess associated with, or whose name means, knowledge
Deity name "Jnanaparamita" Buddhist A Deity(god) who has perfected transcendent, super-human or supernatural knowledge. Buddhist
Goddess name "Jw" Buddhist Ja'u, Jawi. Possibly a part of the syncretistic Agami Jawi. Many Hindu-Buddhist gods, called dewata with Sanskrit names, are incorporated in Agami Jawi. Dewi Sri comes from Sri, the consort of Vishnu, and in Java is the Goddess of fertility and rice.
God name "Kalacakra" Buddhist Tutelary God who is personally selected Buddhist/Tibet/Mahayana
Goddess name "Kaladuti" Buddhist Goddess whose name means messenger of death Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Kalika" Buddhist Goddess common often seen standing upon a corpse Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Kamini" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
God name "Karai-Shin" Buddhist God of lightning Buddhist/Japan
Goddess name "Karini" Buddhist Fear Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Karmavasita" Buddhist Minor Goddess who personifies the discipline of spiritual regeneration Buddhist
Goddess name "Kesini" Buddhist Goddess Buddhist
God name "Khasaparna" Buddhist God Buddhist
Goddess name "Khen-Ma" Buddhist Goddess who is the controller of the earth's demons Buddhist/Tibet
Demon name "Khen-Pa" Buddhist God who controls the Demons of heaven Buddhist/Tibet
God name "Khyung-Gai mGo-Can" Buddhist Local God Buddhist/Tibet/Bon
Goddess name "Kishi Mojin" Buddhist Goddess of motherhood Buddhist/Japan
God name "Krodhadevatas" Buddhist These are the Gods of terror
Deity name "Ksantiparmata" Buddhist A philosophical Deity(god)
"Ksitigarbha" Buddhist/Mahayana 'Earth-Womb'. "Name of a Bodhisattva who saves suffering beings in the hell" he aspires to deliver sentient beings wandering astray in the five(or six) paths of mundane existence. Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Kuan-Yin" China Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. China
"Kujaku Myoo" Buddhist Gives protection against drought and protects against all evil in the Shingo sect of Japan. Buddhist
God name "Kuku-Toshi-No-Kami" Japan God responsible for a harvest of full grown rice, his shrines are often served by Buddhist priests. Japan
King name "Kulika" Buddhist According to Buddhist legend, the first notable King of Shambhala, King Suchandra was the one who requested teaching from the Buddha that would allow him to practice the dharma without renouncing his worldy enjoyments and responsibilities.
Goddess name "Kulisevari" Buddhist Goddess often shown with a corpse Buddhist/Mahayana
God name "Kun-Rig" Buddhist God associated associated with the prayer wheel Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Kurukalla" Buddhist A Goddess, usually of terrifying appearance
Goddess name "Kurukalla" Buddhist Goddess, usually of terrifying appearance Buddhist
Goddess name "Kwannon" Japan Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. Japan
Goddess name "Kwanonn" Japan Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. Japan
Goddess name "Kwanseieun" Korea Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. Korea
"Lasya" Buddhist Graceful Mother of the world. Buddhist
God name "Laughing Buddha" China Popular Buddhist deity; God of happiness and wealth. China
Deity name "Lha" Buddhist Generic term for the Deity(god) Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Lhamo" Buddhist Goddess of the Bon pantheon Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Lhamo/ Lha Mo" Buddhist/ Tibet A Goddess of the Bon pantheon
Goddess name "Locana" Buddhist Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Deities name "Lokesvara" Buddhist Generic name for a group of Deities such as Siva and Visnu Buddhist
God name "Madhukara" Buddhist God whose name means honey maker. Buddhist
God name "Mahabala" Buddhist God, a rather fearsome emanation of Amitabha Buddhist/Mahayana
God name "Mahakala" Buddhist Guardian God of science and tents Buddhist
God name "Mahakapi" Buddhist God and epitaph of the Buddha in a previous incarnation when he was an ape Buddhist
Goddess name "Mahamantranusarni" Buddhist Guardian Goddess Buddhist
God name "Mahamayuri" Buddhist Snake God Hindu/Buddhist/Mahayana
God name "Mahapararinirvanamurti" Buddhist God Buddhist
Goddess name "Mahapratisara" Buddhist Guardian Goddess Buddhist
Goddess name "Mahapratyangira" Buddhist Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Maharaksa" Buddhist Group of guardian Goddesses Buddhist
Goddess name "Mahasahasprramardani" Buddhist Goddess whose name means the thousandfold destroyer Buddhist
Goddess name "Mahasitavati" Buddhist Guardian Goddess Buddhist
Goddess name "Mahasri-Tara" Buddhist Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Mahavidya" Buddhist Of the collective name of a group of Goddesses Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Mahayasa" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Marriott
Goddess name "Mahcinatra" Buddhist Goddess Buddhist/Tibet/Mahayana
Goddess name "Mahodadhi" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Meola
"Maitreya" Buddhist Designate Buddhist/India
Goddess name "Mala" Buddhist Mother Goddess Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Mamaki" Buddhist Goddess Buddhist
Deity name "Manidhara" Buddhist Minor Deity(god) and Lokeshvara's attendant. Tibetan Buddhist
"Manjughosa" Buddhist Speaks from the depths of Enlightened awareness and transforms wrong views into Wisdom. A Buddhist Bodhisattva
"Manjusri" Buddhist The bodhisattva of keen awareness. Buddhist
Goddess name "Mara" Buddhist Goddess of death or the evil principle Buddhist
"Mari" Buddhist The deification of literature
"Mari" Buddhist Deification of literature Buddhist
Goddess name "Marici" Buddhist Solar Goddess Buddhist/China
Goddess name "Maya[devi]" Buddhist A mother Goddess
Goddess name "Mayajalakrama-Kurukulla" Buddhist/ Mayhayana A Goddess
Goddess name "Mayan[devi]" Buddhist Mother Goddess Buddhist
Goddess name "Mayanjalakrama-Kurukulla" Buddhist Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Medha" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
God name "Mi-Lo-Fo" Buddhist God Buddhist/China
"Mucalinda" Buddhist The snake-like being who protected the Buddha from the elements before his enlightenment. Buddhist
Goddess name "Muraja" Buddhist Goddess of the tambourine. Buddhist
God name "Myoken-Bohdisattiva" Buddhist Astral God and the god of healing eye-disease. Buddhist
Goddess name "Nairamata" Buddhist Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
"Namasangiti" Buddhist One of the important manifestations of Manjushree. Buddhist
God name "Nan-Sgrub" Buddhist God, a form of Yama Buddhist/Tibet
God name "Natha" Buddhist/ Sri Lanka A tutelary God
"Ni O" Buddhist The protector of the Buddhist faith
God name "Niladanda" Buddhist Guardian God of the southwestern quarter. Buddhist
"Nio" Buddhist Wrath-filled and muscular guardian of the Buddha, standing today at the entrance of many Buddhist temples in Japan and Korea under the appearance of frightening wrestler-like statues.
Goddess name "Nirriti" Buddhist Goddess of misery, misfortune, disease and death and the embodiment of all sins. Appeared at the time of the churning of the ocean before the Goddess of fortune. Buddhist
"Nirvana" Buddhist Annihilation, or rather the final deliverance of the soul from transmigration. Buddhism
Goddess name "Nispannattara" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Nrtya" Buddhist Mother Goddess Buddhist/Tibet
God name "O-Iwa-Dai-Myojin" Buddhist God of stone workers Buddhist/Japan/Shinto
Spirit name "Ostaraki" Buddhist Spirit of divinity and wisdom. Buddhist
God name "Padmantaka" Buddhist God who is the guardian of the Western direction Buddhist
God name "Padmapani" Buddhist God, a Buddha designate Buddhist
Goddess name "Padmatara" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Deities name "Padsmosnisa" Buddhist God who is connected with the guardian Deities Buddhist
God name "Pancamukha-Patradeva" Buddhist God, a beggar Buddhist
"Pandara" Buddhist The Shakti of Amitabha, and a feminine bodhisattva. Buddhist
Spirit name "Paramapadatmavat" Buddhist That which is of the very essence or nature of high Spirit, bordering on the unconditioned nature of the hierarch. Buddhist
Deities name "Paramasva" Buddhist Great horse god usually depicted trampling four major Hindu Deities underfoot. Buddhist
Deity name "Paramita" Buddhist Descriptive name of a philosophical Deity(god) Buddhist
Goddess name "Pariskaravassita" Buddhist Minor Goddess, one of those personifying the discipline of spiritual regeneration. Buddhist