Different Names of Lord Ganesh

Different Names of Lord Ganesh

Lord Ganesha, the beloved elephant-headed Hindu deity, is celebrated under various names and epithets that highlight his multifaceted attributes and roles. Some of the different names of Lord Ganesha include Ganapati (the lord of the Ganas or followers), Vinayaka (the remover of obstacles), Vighnaharta (the remover of hindrances), Lambodara (the one with a big belly), and Ekadanta (the one with a single tusk). These names symbolize his significance as the patron of wisdom, intellect, and the divine remover of obstacles in the path of devotees.

NameMeaningNumerology
AkhurathOne who has a mouse as his charioteer7
AkhurathaOne who has a mouse as his charioteer8
AlampataEver eternal Lord2
AmitInfiniteUnique; Incomparable Lord; Indestructible; Imperishable; Great; Endless; Boundless7
AnantachidrupamayamInfinite and consciousness personified4
AvaneeshLord of the whole world; Lord Ganesh; Ruler3
AvighnaRemover of obstacles8
BahuleyaLord Kartikeya; Bahu - a lot; Abundant3
BahuliyaLord Kartikeya; Bahu - a lot; Abundant7
BalaganapatiBeloved and lovable child4
BhalchandraMoon crested Lord9
BheemaHuge and gigantic; The mighty one7
BhupatiLord of the EarthKing; Lord of Gods5
BhuvanpatiGod of Gods6
BinayakLord GaneshLeader, Guide, A remover of obstacles, A Buddha or Buddhist deified teacher, Name of the God Ganesha, A Guru or spiritual preceptor, Name of Garud, the bird and vehicle of Vishnu9
BuddhinathGod of wisdom1
BuddhipriyaKnowledge bestower9
BuddhividhataGod of knowledge5
ChaturbhujOne who has four arms, Lord Ganesh4
DevadevaLord of all lords1
DevantakanashakarinDestroyer of evils and asuras4
DevavrataOne who accepts all penances4
DevendrashikaProtector of all Gods4
DharmikOne who gives charity; A name of Lord Ganesh1
DhoomravarnaSmoke; Hued Lord4
DurjaThe invincible9
EkaaksharaHe of the single syllable; A name of Lord Ganesh4
EkadantSingle tusked Lord; Lord Ganesh2
EkadantaSingle tusked Lord; Lord Ganesh3
EkadrishtaSingle tusked Lord6
EkaksharaHe of the single syllable; A name of Lord Ganesh3
EshanputraSon of Lord Shiva6
GadadharaOne who has the mace as his weapon9
GajakarnaOne who has eyes like an Elephant1
GajananaOne with an elephant face; Elephant faced Lord22
GajanandLord Ganesh, One with elephant face7
GajananetiElephant faced Lord1
GajavakraThe trunk of the elephant9
GajavaktraOne who has a mouth like an Elephant11
GajdantElephant teeth; Lord Ganesh3
GajpatiMaster of an elephant, Lord Ganesh1
GajrupLord Ganesh, One who looks like an elephant1
GajvadanName of Lord Ganesh6
GanadhakshyaLord of all Ganas1
GanadhyakshinaThe leader of all the celestial bodies6
GanapathiLord Ganesh, Lord of a group of close devotees, who have reached the climax of devotion5
GanapatiLord Ganesh, Lord of a group of close devotees, who have reached the climax of devotion6
GaneshLord Ganesh; Lord of the army9
GaneshaLord Ganesh; Lord of the army1
GanpatLord Ganesh, Lord of a group of close devotees, who have reached the climax of devotion5
GanpatiLord of all ganas group of souls, Lord Ganesh5
GaurikLord Ganesh; Mountain-born4
GaurinandanLord GaneshSon of Gauri5
GaurisutaLord GaneshSon of Gauri9
GhaneshLord Ganesh; Derived from ghan8
GirijanandanLord GaneshSon of Girija3
GuninaLord of all virtues, Lord Ganesh3
HaridraOne who is golden colored5
HerambAn erudite; Respected and calm person11
HerambaMother's beloved son; Boastful; Name of Ganapati3
KapilaYellowish brown coloured; Name of the celestial cow; Fragrance; Kapish, Kuhp-ihsh; Lord of the monkeys; Golden incense; Another name for Shiva and the Sun5
KarhikSon of Lord Shiva and leader of Deva army; Kartik means Hindu month4
KarthikaSon of Lord ShivaLeader of Deva army; Hindu month; Character of Angel; A star7
KartikeySister of KartikeyaFamous Action1
KaveeshaLord of poets; Lord GaneshSmall poem9
KavishKing of poets; Name of Lord Ganesh7
KavishaLord of poets; Lord GaneshSmall poem8
KirtiFame; Reputation; Happiness4
KripaluMerciful Lord7
KrishapingakshaYellowish brown eyed8
KrithikeshName of Lord Kartikeya1
KrtiLord of music22
KshamakaramThe place of forgiveness7
KshipraOne who is easy to appease; Name of a river in India; Fast; Stream1
LambakarnaLarge eared Lord11
LambodarLord Ganesh, The huge bellied Lord3
LambodaraLord Ganesh, The huge bellied Lord4
LambodharLord Ganesh, The huge bellied Lord11
MahabalaHaving immense strength; Great strength; Enormously strong Lord3
MahaganapatiOmnipotent and supreme Lord11
MahamatiOne with a big brain (Lord Ganesh)3
MaheshwaramLord of the universe11
MangalamurtiAll auspicious Lord4
ManomayConqueror of one's heartwinner of hearts1
MuktidayaBestower of eternal bliss6
MundakaramaAbode of happiness8
MusikvahanaOne who has a mouse as a charioteer3
NadapratithishtaOne who appreciates and loves music7
NamasthetuVanquisher of all evils & vices & sins5
NandanaDaughter; Goddess DurgaGreat achiever; HappinessSon of Lord ShivaYoung man; Celebrating; Heartening; Indra's paradise22
NideeshwaramGiver of wealth and treasures3
OmkaraThe sound of the sacred syllable; One who has the form of Om5
ParinAnother name of Lord Ganesh4
ParvatinandanLord GaneshSon of Parvathy9
PitambaraOne who has a yellow colored body9
PramodaDelight; Lord of all abodes; Pleasure5
PrathameshLord God; Lord Ganesh; Lord of the best1
PrathameshwaraFirst of all8
PrathmeshLord Ganesh, the god who is worshiped before all other Gods9
PurushThe omnipotent personality4
RaktaOne who has a red colored body6
RiddhishLord Ganesh; Lord of good fortune7
RudrapriyaGoddess DurgaDear to Rudra, Goddess Parvati5
RudraunshLike Rudra, i.e. Lord Hanuman, Shree Ganesh7
SarvadevatmanThe acceptor of all celestial offerings6
SarvambhLord Ganesh, Sarva - the universe3
SarvasiddhantaBestower of skills and wisdom6
SarvatmanProtector of the universe1
SaurjyeshLord Kartikeya; The Lord of valour9
ShambhaviConsort of Shambhu, Goddess Parvati11
ShanmukhLord Kartikeya; Having six faces; Epithet of Kaarttikeya; Destiny5
ShanmukhaShanmuka means Lord of Subramaniam; Son of Lord Shiva, Lord Karthikeya, Lord Murugan6
ShashivarnamOne who has a Moon-like complexion7
ShataneekAnother name of Lord GaneshWarrior3
Shiv KumarSon of Lord Shiva (Lord Ganesh, Lord Karthikeya)5
Shiva KumarSon of Lord Shiva (Lord Ganesh, Lord Karthikeya)6
ShivasunuLord Ganesh, Child of Shiva8
ShoorpakarnaLarge eared Lord11
ShubanAll auspicious Lord; Name of Lord GaneshBrilliant2
ShubhagunakananOne who is the master of all virtues8
ShwetaWhite; One who is as pure as the white colour22
SiddhidhataBestower of success & accomplishments6
SiddhipriyaBestower of wishes and boons5
SiddhivinayakaBestower of success11
SkandLord Murugan; Leaping; Flowing; Quicksilver; Name of Karthikeya, the son of Shiva and God of war; Epithet of Shiva; The bank of a river; An intelligent or learned man4
SkandapurvajaElder brother of Skand (Lord Kartik)4
SumukhaAuspicious face22
SupashLord Ganesh, The one who bears the divine Pasha3
SureshwaramLord of all lords11
SvaminathThe Lord Almighty; Lord Murugan; Lord of Lords8
SvarnaLord GaneshGold3
SwaroopTruth; Lover of beauty8
TarunConnection; Young; Youth; Ageless; Gentle2
TridhatriLord Ganesh8
UddandaNemesis of evils and vices22
UmaputraThe son of Goddess Uma (Goddess Parvati)3
VakrabhujLord Ganesh; Crooked armed4
VakratundAn epithet of Ganesh, Lord Ganesh4
VakratundaCurved trunk Lord; Lord Ganesh5
VaradavinayakaBestower of success5
VaraganapatiBestower of boons3
VarapradaGranter of wishes and boons1
VeeraganapatiHeroic Lord3
VidyavaridhiGod of wisdom6
VighnaharaRemover of obstacles8
VighnajitLord GaneshConqueror of obstacles1
VighnarajAn epithet of Lord Ganesh9
VighnarajaLord of all hindrance1
VighnarajendraLord of all obstacles6
VighnavinashanayaDestroyer of all obstacles and impediments5
VighneshLord Ganesh; Name of those who have attained a particular degree of emancipation11
VignahartaDemolisher of obstacles11
VigneshLord Ganesh; Name of those who have attained a particular degree of emancipation3
VigneshwaraLord of all obstacles1
VikatHuge and gigantic; Of the monstrous figure; Lord Ganesh9
VinayakLord GaneshLeader, Guide, A remover of obstacles, A Buddha or Buddhist deified teacher, Name of the God Ganesha, A Guru or spiritual preceptor, Name of Garud, the bird and vehicle of Vishnu11
VinayakaLord Ganesh, Remover of obstacles3
VishwamukhaMaster of the universe1
VishwarajaKing of the world4
YagnakayaThe acceptor of all sacred & sacrificial offerings5
YashaskaramBestower of fame and fortune9
YashvasinBeloved and ever popular Lord; Lord Ganesh1
YogadhipaThe Lord of meditation5

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