Do you know all the names Lord Shiva? Find out here

Maha Shivaratri is one of the most important festivals in Hindu religion. As Maha Shivaratri is approaching, you must be keen to know all the names of Lord Shiva. 

In Hindu religion the number 108 is considered to be highly sacred and auspicious. The most revered Hindu deity Lord Shiva is known by 108 Sanskrit names.  

The Shiva Purana, which is one of the oldest Hindu religious book dedicated to Lord Shiva, contains 108 Sanskrit names. Each of the name signifies a particular attribute of the Lord. 

Given below are all the 108 names of Lord Shiva. 

NameMeaning
AashutoshOne Who Fulfills Wishes Instantly
AjaUnborn
AkshayagunaGod With Limitless Attributes
AnaghaWithout Any Fault
AnantadrishtiOf Infinite Vision
AugadhOne Who Revels All The Time
AvyayaprabhuImperishable Lord
BhairavLord Of Terror
BhalanetraOne Who Has An Eye In The Forehead
BholenathKind Hearted Lord
BhooteshwaraLord Of Ghosts And Evil Beings
BhudevaLord Of The Earth
BhutapalaProtector Of The Ghosts
ChandrapalMaster Of The Moon
ChandraprakashOne Who Has Moon As A Crest
DayaluCompassionate
DevadevaLord Of The Lords
DhanadeepaLord Of Wealth
DhyanadeepIcon Of Meditation And Concentration
DhyutidharaLord Of Brilliance
DigambaraAscetic Without Any Clothes
DurjaneeyaDifficult To Be Known
DurjayaUnvanquished
GangadharaLord Of River Ganga
GirijapatiConsort Of Girija
GunagrahinAcceptor Of Gunas
GurudevaMaster Of All
HaraRemover Of Sins
JagadishaMaster Of The Universe
JaradhishamanaRedeemer From Afflictions
JatinOne Who Has Matted Hair
KailasOne Who Bestows Peace
KailashadhipatiLord Of Mount Kailash
KailashnathMaster Of Mount Kailash
KamalakshanaLotus-Eyed Lord
KanthaEver-Radiant
KapalinOne Wears A Necklace Of Skulls
KhatvanginOne Who Has The Missile Khatvangin In His Hand
KundalinOne Who Wears Earrings
LalatakshaOne Who Has An Eye In The Forehead
LingadhyakshaLord Of The Lingas
LingarajaLord Of The Lingas
LokankaraCreator Of The Three Worlds
LokapalOne Who Takes Care Of The World
MahabuddhiExtremely Intelligent
MahadevaGreatest God
MahakalaLord Of All Times
MahamayaOf Great Illusions
MahamrityunjayaGreat Victor Of Death
MahanidhiGreat Storehouse
MahashaktimayaOne Who Has Boundless Energies
MahayogiGreatest Of All Gods
MaheshaSupreme Lord
MaheshwaraLord Of Gods
NagabhushanaOne Who Has Serpents As Ornaments
NatarajaKing Of The Art Of Dancing
NilakanthaBlue Necked Lord
NityasundaraEver Beautiful
NrityapriyaLover Of Dance
OmkaraCreator Of OM
PalanhaarOne Who Protects Everyone
ParameshwaraFirst Among All Gods
ParamjyotiGreatest Splendour
PashupatiLord Of All Living Beings
PinakinOne Who Has A Bow In His Hand
PranavaOriginator Of The Syllable Of OM
PriyabhaktaFavourite Of The Devotees
PriyadarshanaOf Loving Vision
PushkaraOne Who Gives Nourishment
PushpalochanaOne Who Has Eyes Like Flowers
RavilochanaHaving Sun As The Eye
RudraThe Terrible
RudrakshaOne Who Has Eyes Like Rudra
SadashivaEternal God
SanatanaEternal Lord
SarvacharyaPreceptor Of All
SarvashivaAlways Pure
SarvatapanaScorcher Of All
SarvayoniSource Of Everything
SarveshwaraLord Of All Gods
ShambhuOne Who Bestows Prosperity
ShankaraOne Who Gives Happiness
ShivaAlways Pure
ShoolinOne Who Has A Trident
ShrikanthaOf Glorious Neck
ShrutiprakashaIlluminator Of The Vedas
ShuddhavigrahaOne Who Has A Pure Body
SkandaguruPreceptor Of Skanda
SomeshwaraLord Of All Gods
SukhadaBestower Of Happiness
SupritaWell Pleased
SuraganaHaving Gods As Attendants
SureshwaraLord Of All Gods
SwayambhuSelf-Manifested
TejaswaniOne Who Spreads Illumination
TrilochanaThree-Eyed Lord
TrilokpatiMaster Of All The Three Worlds
TripurariEnemy Of Tripura
TrishoolinOne Who Has A Trident In His Hands
UmapatiConsort Of Uma
VachaspatiLord Of Speech
VajrahastaOne Who Has A Thunderbolt In His Hands
VaradaGranter Of Boons
VedakartaOriginator Of The Vedas
VeerabhadraSupreme Lord Of The Nether World
VishalakshaWide-Eyed Lord
VishveshwaraLord Of The Universe
VrishavahanaOne Who Has Bull As His Vehicle