Names of Lord Ishvar

Shiva or Siva, is one of the main Deities of Hinduism, worshipped as the paramount lord by the Saivite sects of India. Lord Shiva is called the Greatest God (Mahadeva) and even God of Gods (Devadeva). He is mysterious and complex. Shiva as Rudra is considered to be the destroyer of evil and sorrow. Shiva as Shankara is the doer of good. Shiva has many forms, which are visible in his Panchavaktra form with 5 heads, a combination of all Shiva energies : Aghora (resides in the creamation grounds), Ishana (most often appears as the shivalingam), Tat Purusha (meditating), Varna Deva (the eternal Shiva) and Saddyojat or Braddha Rudra (the old wrathful form). The last also forms the connection to the Rudraksha mala - a rosary made of the dried fruits of the Rudraksha tree.

Aashutosh One who fulfills wishes instantly
Aja Unborn
Akshayaguna God with limitless attributes
Anagha Without any fault
Anantadrishti infinite visionr
Augadh One who revels all the time
Avyayaprabhu Imperishable Lord

Omkara Creator of OM

Parameshwara First among all gods First among all gods
Paramjyoti Greatest splendor
Pashupati Lord of all living beings
Priyadarshana Of loving vision

Ravilochanaa Having sun as the eye
Rudra The terrible
Rudraksha One who has eyes like Rudra

Sadashiva Eternal God
Sarvacharya Preceptor of All
Sarveshwara Lord of All Gods
Shambhu Abode of Joy
Shankara Giver of Joy
Shiva Always Pure
Someshwara Lord of All Gods
Swayambhu Self-Manifested

Tejaswani One who spreads illumination
Trilochana Three-Eyed Lord
Trilokpati Master of all the Three World

Umapati Consort of Uma

Vedakarta Originator of the Vedas
Vishalaksha Wide-eyed Lord
Vishveshwara Lord of the Universe

Bhairav Lord of terror
Bhalanetra One who has an eye in the forehead
Bhooteshwara Lord of ghosts and evil beings
Bhudeva Lord of the earth

Chandraprakash One who has moon as a crest

Dayalu Compassionate
Dhanadeepa Lord of Wealth
Dhyutidhara Lord of Brilliance
Durjaya Unvanquished

Gangadhara Lord of River Ganga
Girijapati Consort of Girija
Gurudeva Master of All

Jagadisha Master of the Universe
Jaradhishamana Redeemer from Afflictions
Jatin One who has matted hair

Kailash One Who Bestows Peace
Kailashadhipati Lord of Mount Kailash
Kailashnath Lotus-eyed Lord
Kapalin One who wears a necklace of skulls
Kailashnath Lotus-eyed Lord

Lingadhyaksha Lord of the Lingas
Lingaraja Lord of the Lingas
Lokankara Creator of the Three Worlds

Mahadeva Greatest God
Mahakala Lord of All Times
Mahanidhi Great storehouse
Mahayogi Greatest of all Gods
Mahesha Supreme Lord
Maheshwara Lord of Gods

Nataraja King of the art of dancing
Nilakantha The one with a blue throat
Nityasundara Ever beautiful


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