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108 Mantras of Lord Shiva

1. OM SHIVAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Auspicious One

2. OM MAHESHVARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Great God Shiva

3. OM SHAMBHAVE NAMAHA Salutations to the God who exists for our happiness
alone

4. OM PINAKINE NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva, who guards the path of dharma

5. OM SHASHISHEKHARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God who wears the


crescent moon in his hair

6. OM VAMADEVAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God who is pleasing and


auspicious in every way
7. OM VIRUPAKSHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God of spotless form

8. OM KAPARDINE NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord with thickly matted hair

9. OM NILALOHITAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God splendid as the red sun at


daybreak

10. OM SHANKARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the source of all prosperity

11. OM SHULAPANAYE NAMAHA Salutations to the God who carries a spear

12. OM KHATVANGINE NAMAHA Salutations to the God who carries a knurled club

13. OM VISHNUVALLABHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva, who is dear to Lord


Vishnu

14. OM SHIPIVISHTAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord whose form emits great
rays of light

15. OM AMBIKANATHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Ambika's Lord

16. OM SHRIKANTAYA NAMAHA Salutations to he whose throat is shining blue

17. OM BHAKTAVATSALAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who loves His


devotees like new born calves

18. OM BHAVAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God who is existence itself


19. OM SARVAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who is all

20. OM TRILOKESHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who is the Lord of all the
three worlds

21. OM SHITAKANTHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the primal soul whose throat is


deep blue

22. OM SHIVAPRIYAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the god who is dear to Shakti

23. OM UGRAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva whose presence is awesome and


overwhelming

24. OM KAPALINE NAMAHA Salutations to the God whose begging bowl is a human
skull

25. OM KAMARAYE NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who conquers all passions

26. OM ANDHAKASURA SUDANAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who killed


the asura Andhaka

27. OM GANGADHARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God who holds the Ganges
River in his hair

28. OM LALATAKSHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord whose sport is creation

29. OM KALAKALAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who is the death of death

30. OM KRIPANIDHAYE NAMAHA Salutations to the God who is the treasure of


compassion

31. OM BHIMAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva whose strength is awesome

32. OM PARASHU HASTAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God who wields an axe in
his hands

33. OM MRIGAPANAYAE NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who looks after the soul
in the wilderness

34. OM JATADHARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who bears a mass of matted


hair

35. OM KAILASAVASINE NAMAHA Salutations to the God who abides on Mount


Kailas

36. OM KAVACHINE NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who is wrapped in armor


37. OM KATHORAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who causes all growth

38. OM TRIPURANTAKAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who destroyed the


three demonic cities

39. OM VRISHANKAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God whose emblem is a bull


(Nandi)

40. OM VRISHABHARUDHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who rides a bull

41. OM BHASMODDHULITA VIGRAHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord


covered with holy ash

42. OM SAMAPRIYAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God exceedingly fond of hymns


from the Sama Veda

43. OM SVARAMAYAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who creates through sound

44. OM TRAYIMURTAYE NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who is worshiped in


three forms

45. OM ANISHVARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the undisputed Lord

46. OM SARVAGYAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God who knows all things

47. OM PARAMATMANE NAMAHA Salutations to the Supreme Self

48. OM SOMASURAGNI LOCHANAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the light of the eyes


of Soma, Surya and Agni

49. OM HAVISHE NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who receives oblations of ghee

50. OM YAGYAMAYAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the architect of all sacrificial rites

51. OM SOMAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Moon-glow of the mystic's vision

52. OM PANCHAVAKTRAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God of the five activities

53. OM SADASHIVAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the eternally auspicious benevolent


Shiva

54. OM VISHVESHVARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the all-pervading ruler of the


cosmos
55. OM VIRABHADRAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva the foremost of heroes

56. OM GANANATHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God of the Ganas

57. OM PRAJAPATAYE NAMAHA Salutations to the Creator

58. OM HIRANYARETASE NAMAHA Salutations to the God who emanates golden


souls

59. OM DURDHARSHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the unconquerable being

60. OM GIRISHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the monarch of the holy mountain Kailas

61. OM GIRISHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord of the Himalayas

62. OM ANAGHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who can inspire no fear


63. OM BUJANGABHUSHANAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord adorned with
golden snakes

64. OM BHARGAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the foremost of rishis

65. OM GIRIDHANVANE NAMAHA Salutations to the God whose weapon is a


mountain

66. OM GIRIPRIYAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who is fond of mountains

67. OM KRITTIVASASE NAMAHA Salutations to the God who wears clothes of hide

68. OM PURARATAYE NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who is thoroughly at home


in the wilderness

69. OM BHAGAVATE NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord of prosperity

70. OM PRAMATHADHIPAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God who is served by


goblins

71. OM MRITUNJAYAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the conqueror of death

72. OM SUKSHMATANAVE NAMAHA Salutations to the subtlest of the subtle

73. OM JAGADVYAPINE NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who fills the whole world

74. OM JAGADGURAVE NAMAHA Salutations to the guru of all the worlds

75. OM VYOMAKESHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God whose hair is the


spreading sky above

76. OM MAHASENAJANAKAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the origin of Mahasena

77. OM CHARUVIKRAMAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva, the guardian of


wandering pilgrims

78. OM RUDRAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who is fit to be praised

79. OM BHUTAPATAYE NAMAHA Salutations to the source of living creatures,


including the Bhutas, or ghostly creatures

80. OM STHANAVE NAMAHA Salutations to the firm and immovable deity

81. OM AHIRBUDHNYAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who waits for the
sleeping kundalini
82. OM DIGAMBARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva whose robes is the cosmos

83. OM ASHTAMURTAYE NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who has eight forms

84. OM ANEKATMANE NAMAHA Salutations to the God who is the one soul

85. OM SATVIKAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord of boundless energy

86. OM SHUDDHA VIGRAHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to him who is free of all


doubt and dissension

87. OM SHASHVATAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva, endless and eternal

88. OM KHANDAPARASHAVE NAMAHA Salutations to the God who cuts through


the mind's despair

89. OM AJAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the instigator of all that occurs

90. OM PAPAVIMOCHAKAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who releases all


fetters

91. OM MRIDAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who shows only mercy

92. OM PASHUPATAYE NAMAHA Salutations to the ruler of all evolving souls, the
animals

93. OM DEVAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the foremost of devas, demigods

94. OM MAHADEVAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the greatest of the gods

95. OM AVYAYAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the one never subject to change

96. OM HARAYE NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who dissolves all bondage

97. OM PASHUDANTABHIDE NAMAHA Salutations to the one who punished Pushan

98. OM AVYAGRAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who is steady and


unwavering

99. OM DAKSHADHVARAHARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the destroyer of


Daksha's conceited sacrifice

100. OM HARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who withdraws the cosmos

101. OM BHAGANETRABHIDE NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who taught Bhaga to


see more clearly
102. OM AVYAKTAYA NAMAHA Salutations to Shiva who is subtle and unseen

103. OM SAHASRAKSHAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord of limitless forms

104. OM SAHASRAPADE NAMAHA Salutations to the God who is standing and


walking everywhere

105. OM APAVARGAPRADAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the Lord who gives and


takes all things

106. OM ANANTAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the God who is unending

107. OM TARAKAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the great liberator of mankind

108. OM PARAMESHVARAYA NAMAHA Salutations to the great God


108 Names of Lord Shiva
1. Aashutosh One Who Fulfills Wishes Instantly

2. Aja Unborn

3. Akshayaguna God With Limitless Attributes

4. Anagha Without Any Fault

5. Anantadrishti Lord Of Infinite Vision

6. Augadh One Who Revels All The Time

7. Avyayaprabhu Imperishable Lord

8. Bhairav Lord Of Terror

9. Bhalanetra One Who Has An Eye In The Forehead

10. Bholenath Kind Hearted Lord

11. Bhooteshwara Lord Of Ghosts And Evil Beings

12. Bhudeva Lord Of The Earth

13. Bhutapala Protector Of The Ghosts

14. Chandrapal Master Of The Moon

15. Chandraprakash One Who Has Moon As A Crest

16. Dayalu Compassionate

17. Devadeva Lord Of The Lords

18. Dhanadeepa Lord Of Wealth

19. Dhyanadeep Icon Of Meditation And Concentration


20. Dhyutidhara Lord Of Brilliance

21. Digambara Ascetic Without Any Clothes

22. Durjaneeya Difficult To Be Known

23. Durjaya Unvanquished

24. Gangadhara Lord Of River Ganga

25. Girijapati Consort Of Girija

26. Gunagrahin Acceptor Of Gunas

27. Gurudeva Master Of All

28. Hara Remover Of Sins

29. Jagadisha Master Of The Universe

30. Jaradhishamana Redeemer From Afflictions

31. Jatin One Who Has Matted Hair

32. Kailas One Who Bestows Peace

33. Kailashadhipati Lord Of Mount Kailash

34. Kailashnath Master Of Mount Kailash

35. Kamalakshana Lotus-Eyed Lord

36. Kantha Ever-Radiant

37. Kapalin One Wears A Necklace Of Skulls

38. Khatvangin One Who Has The Missile Khatvangin In His Hand

39. Kundalin One Who Wears Earrings

40. Lalataksha One Who Has An Eye In The Forehead

41. Lingadhyaksha Lord Of The Lingas

42. Lingaraja Lord Of The Lingas


43. Lokankara Creator Of The Three Worlds

44. Lokapal One Who Takes Care Of The World

45. Mahabuddhi Extremely Intelligent

46. Mahadeva Greatest God

47. Mahakala Lord Of All Times

48. Mahamaya Lord Of Great Illusions

49. Mahamrityunjaya Great Victor Of Death

50. Mahanidhi Great Storehouse

51. Mahashaktimaya One Who Has Boundless Energies

52. Mahayogi Greatest Of All Gods

53. Mahesha Supreme Lord

54. Maheshwara Lord Of Gods


55. Nagabhushana One Who Has Serpents As Ornaments

56. Nataraja King Of The Art Of Dancing

57. Nilakantha Blue Necked Lord

58. Nityasundara Ever Beautiful

59. Nrityapriya Lover Of Dance

60. Omkara Creator Of OM

61. Palanhaar One Who Protects Everyone

62. Parameshwara First Among All Gods

63. Paramjyoti Greatest Splendour

64. Pashupati Lord Of All Living Beings

65. Pinakin One Who Has A Bow In His Hand

66. Pranava Originator Of The Syllable Of OM

67. Priyabhakta Favourite Of The Devotees

68. Priyadarshana Lord Of Loving Vision

69. Pushkara One Who Gives Nourishment

70. Pushpalochana One Who Has Eyes Like Flowers

71. Ravilochana Having Sun As The Eye

72. Rudra The Terrible

73. Rudraksha One Who Has Eyes Like Rudra

74. Sadashiva Eternal God

75. Sanatana Eternal Lord

76. Sarvacharya Preceptor Of All


77. Sarvashiva Always Pure

78. Sarvatapana Scorcher Of All

79. Sarvayoni Source Of Everything

80. Sarveshwara Lord Of All Gods

81. Shambhu One Who Bestows Prosperity

82. Shankara One Who Gives Happiness

83. Shiva Always Pure

84. Shoolin One Who Has A Trident

85. Shrikantha Lord Of Glorious Neck

86. Shrutiprakasha Illuminator Of The Vedas

87. Shuddhavigraha One Who Has A Pure Body

88. Skandaguru Preceptor Of Skanda

89. Someshwara Lord Of All Gods

90. Sukhada Bestower Of Happiness

91. Suprita Well Pleased

92. Suragana Having Gods As Attendants

93. Sureshwara Lord Of All Gods

94. Swayambhu Self-Manifested

95. Tejaswani One Who Spreads Illumination

96. Trilochana Three-Eyed Lord

97. Trilokpati Master Of All The Three Worlds

98. Tripurari Enemy Of Tripura

99. Trishoolin One Who Has A Trident In His Hands


100. Umapati Consort Of Uma

101. Vachaspati Lord Of speech

102. Vajrahasta One Who Has A Thunderbolt in His Hands

103. Varada Granter Of Boons

104. Vedakarta Originator Of The Vedas

105. Veerabhadra Supreme Lord Of The Nether World

106. Vishalaksha Wide-Eyed Lord

107. Vishveshwara Lord Of The Universe

108. Vrishavahana One Who Has Bull As His Vehicle