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108 Names of Ganesha

Sanskrit Names of the Hindu God with Meanings

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Lord Ganesha is known by many names. There exists 108 different names of Ganesha in the Hindu scriptures. Many of these are suitable for baby names - for both boys and girls. The following are these various Sanskrit names of Ganesha with their meaning.

  1. Akhuratha: One whose chariot is pulled by a mouse
  2. Alampata: One who is forever eternal
  3. Amit: One who is incomparable
  4. Anantachidrupamayam: One who is the personification of the infinite consciousness
  5. Avaneesh: Master of the universe
  6. Avighna: The remover of obstacles
  7. Balaganapati: Beloved child
  8. Bhalchandra: One who is moon crested
  9. Bheema: One who is gigantic
  10. Bhupati: The lord of lords
  11. Bhuvanpati: The lord of the heaven
  12. Buddhinath: The God of wisdom
  13. Buddhipriya: One who bestows of knowledge and intellect
  14. Buddhividhata: The God of knowledge
  15. Chaturbhuj: The four-armed lord
  16. Devadeva: The lord of lords
  17. Devantakanashakarin: Destroyer of evils and demons
  18. Devavrata: One who accepts all penances
  19. Devendrashika: The protector of all gods
  20. Dharmik: One who is righteous and charitable
  21. Dhoomravarna: One whose skin is smoke-hued
  22. Durja: The invincible
  23. Dvaimatura: One who has two mothers
  24. Ekaakshara: One who is of a single syllable
  25. Ekadanta: Single-tusked
  26. Ekadrishta: Single-focused
  27. Eshanputra: The son of Shiva
  28. Gadadhara: One whose weapon is the mace
  29. Gajakarna: One who has elephantine-ears
  30. Gajanana: One who has an elephantine face
  31. Gajananeti: One who has the looks of an elephant
  32. Gajavakra: The trunk of an elephant
  33. Gajavaktra: One who has an elephantine mouth
  34. Ganadhakshya: The lord of lords
  35. Ganadhyakshina: Leader of all celestial bodies
  36. Ganapati: The lord of lords
  37. Gaurisuta: The son of Gauri
  38. Gunina: The lord of virtues
  39. Haridra: One who is golden-hued
  40. Heramba: Mother's beloved son
  41. Kapila: One who is yellowish-brown
  42. Kaveesha: The lord of poets
  43. Kirti: The lord of music
  44. Kripalu: Merciful lord
  45. Krishapingaksha: One who has yellowish-brown eyes
  46. Kshamakaram: The abode of forgiveness
  47. Kshipra: One who is easy to appease
  48. Lambakarna: One who has large ears
  49. Lambodara: One who has a big belly
  50. Mahabala: One who is enormously strong
  51. Mahaganapati: The Supreme Lord
  52. Maheshwaram: Lord of the universe
  53. Mangalamurti: The all auspicious Lord
  54. Manomay: The winner of hearts
  55. Mrityuanjaya: The conqueror of death
  56. Mundakarama: The abode of happiness
  57. Muktidaya: Bestower of eternal bliss
  58. Musikvahana: One who rides a mouse
  59. Nadapratithishta: One who appreciates music
  60. Namasthetu: Destroyer of evils and sins
  61. Nandana: Lord Shiva's son
  62. Nideeshwaram: Bestower of wealth
  63. Omkara: One who has the form of 'Om'
  64. Pitambara: One who has yellowish skin
  65. Pramoda: Lord of all abodes
  66. Prathameshwara: First among all Gods
  67. Purush: The omnipotent personality
  68. Rakta: One who is blood-hued
  69. Rudrapriya: One who is the beloved of Shiva
  70. Sarvadevatman: One who accepts all celestial offerings
  71. Sarvasiddhanta: Bestower of skills and knowledge
  72. Sarvatman: Protector of the universe
  73. Shambhavi: Son of Parvati
  74. Shashivarnam: One who has a moon-like complexion
  75. Shoorpakarna: One who is large-eared
  76. Shuban: The all auspicious Lord
  77. Shubhagunakanan One who is The Master of All Virtues
  78. Shweta: One who is as pure as the white
  79. Siddhidhata: Bestower of accomplishments and successes
  80. Siddhipriya: Giver of wishes and boons
  81. Siddhivinayaka: Bestower of success
  82. Skandapurvaja: Elder of Skanda or Kartikya
  83. Sumukha: One who has an auspicious face
  84. Sureshwaram: The lord of lords
  85. Swaroop: Lover of beauty
  86. Tarun: One who is ageless
  87. Uddanda: The nemesis of evils and vices
  88. Umaputra: The son of Goddess Uma
  89. Vakratunda: One with a curved trunk
  90. Varaganapati: Bestower of boons
  91. Varaprada: One who grants wishes
  92. Varadavinayaka: Bestower of success
  93. Veeraganapati: The vigorous lord
  94. Vidyavaridhi: The God of wisdom
  95. Vighnahara: Remover of obstacles
  96. Vignaharta: Destroyer of all obstacles
  97. Vighnaraja: Lord of all obstacles
  98. Vighnarajendra: Lord of all obstacles
  99. Vighnavinashanaya: Destroyer of all obstacles
  100. Vigneshwara: Lord of all obstacles
  101. Vikat: One who is huge
  102. Vinayaka: The Supreme Lord
  103. Vishwamukha: Master of the universe
  104. Vishwaraja: King of the world
  105. Yagnakaya: One who accepts sacrificial offerings
  106. Yashaskaram: The bestower of fame and fortune
  107. Yashvasin: The beloved and ever popular lord
  108. Yogadhipa: The lord of meditation
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