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God Name and Meaning

List of Gods : "Puranic"
NameOriginDescription
God Name: Ananta Hindu/ Puranic A snake god & one of the seven snake deities
God Name: Aparajita Hindu/ Puranic A god, a form of Rudra
God Name: Astamastara Hindu/ Puranic A group of mother goddesses
God Name: Bhaiarva Hindu/ Puranic A minor form of Siva
God Name: Bhima/ Bhimsen/ Bhimul Pen Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A warrior & rain god
God Name: Budha Hindu/ Vedic/ Epic/ Puranic/ Buddhist An astral god
God Name: Canda Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A terrible goddess & a distinct form of Durga done in
God Name: Candanyika Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic Another distinctive form of Durga
God Name: Candfrasekhara Hindu/ Puranic A form of a god Siva
God Name: Candra Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic/ Buddhist A planet god commonly affiliated with the moon
God Name: Candsvera Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A Minor God & benevolent aspect of Siva
God Name: Daya Hindu/ Puranic A goddess who oddly enough is considered a minor aspect of the god of Visnu
God Name: Dirghadevi Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A goddess
God Name: Ganapati/ Ganesa/ Ganesha Hindu/ Puranic A god of education, wisdom, luck, prosperity, & prudence
God Name: Hanuman/ Hanumat Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic Chief minister & general of the monkey people as well as a patron saint of learning
God Name: Hayagriva Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic The most important incarnation of Vishnu
God Name: Isa Hindu/ Puranic An aspect of Siva
God Name: Issaki Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A goddess walking around with a headless child
God Name: KRSNA/ Kannan Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic/ Tamil An incarnation of Vishnu known as the dark one
God Name: Kali Hindu/ Puranic/ India A goddess of cemeteries, destruction & death that helped dance the universe into existence
God Name: Kalki[n] Hindu/ Vedic/ Puranic/ Epic This god will be the 10th avatar of Visnu that rewards good & punishes people
God Name: Kama/ Kama[Deva] Hindu/ Puranic/ Indian A god of love & carnal desire
God Name: Karttikeya/ Skanda/ Scanda Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A god of war & a form of Skanda
God Name: Kubera Hindu/ Puranic/ Vedic/ Epic He is the guardian of the north as well as a god of riches
God Name: Kurma[vatara] Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic An avatar of Visnu
God Name: Nara Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic Minor incarnation of the god of Visnu
God Name: Narasinhi/ Chandika Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A mother goddess
God Name: Narayana Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A creator god thought to be synonymous with business
God Name: Parvati/ Sakti/ Ahladini-Sadini/ Sati/ Uma Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic/ India A goddess of the mountains
God Name: Purvabhahadrapada Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A benevolent minor goddess of fortune
God Name: Purvaphalguni Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor goddess of fortune
God Name: Purvashadha Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor goddess of fortune
God Name: Rohini Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor goddess of fortune
God Name: Rukmini Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A goddess who is avatar of Laksmi among other things
God Name: Sankha[pala] Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A snake god
God Name: Sati/ Sakti/ Parvati Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic/ India A mother goddess
God Name: Sesa[naga] Hindu/ Epic/ Vedic/ Puranic A snake god/ Naga, he is at the Great serpent that lies in the primeval sea & encircles the world
God Name: Siddhi Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor goddess of fortune that grants favors
God Name: Sukra Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic This astral god was the personification of the planet Venus, he tutored demons on the side
God Name: Suksma s "We also find that the suksma-sarira is always in keeping with the sthula-sarira it adapts itself to. Thus, only a cat's suksma-sarira is present in a cat's body, and not a human suksma-sarira. Otherwise, the cat will not mew at you; it will talk to you, saying `Come on, it's morning. Get up!" Puranic
God Name: Sundara Hindu/ Puranic A goddess that is a prosperous aspect of Siva, a god
God Name: Trivikrama Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A god that may have been a sun god but is accepted as an incarnation of Visnu
God Name: Ugaracandika Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A distinctive form of a goddess Durga
God Name: Ugatara Puranic Death goddess with a strange taste in hats. She is very fond of golden idols and buffalo sacrifices. Puranic
God Name: Uttarabhadrapada Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor goddess of fortune
God Name: Uttarapalguni Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor goddess
God Name: Vamana Hinduism A personality described in the Puranic texts of Hinduism as the Fifth Avatara of Vishnu, and the first incarnation of the Second Age, or Treta yuga. Also he is the first Avatar of Vishnu which appears with a completely human form, though it was that of a dwarf brahmin. He is also sometimes known as Upendra.