All the Names of Ganesha

Temple idol of a Hindu god Ganesha
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Lord Ganesha is known by many names. There are 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 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
  1. Gajakarna: One who has elephantine-ears
  2. Gajanana: One who has an elephantine face
  3. Gajananeti: One who has the looks of an elephant
  4. Gajavakra: The trunk of an elephant
  5. Gajavaktra: One who has an elephantine mouth
  6. Ganadhakshya: The lord of lords
  7. Ganadhyakshina: Leader of all celestial bodies
  8. Ganapati: The lord of lords
  9. Gaurisuta: The son of Gauri
  10. Gunina: The lord of virtues
  11. Haridra: One who is golden-hued
  12. Heramba: Mother's beloved son
  13. Kapila: One who is yellowish-brown
  14. Kaveesha: The lord of poets
  15. Kirti: The lord of music
  16. Kripalu: Merciful lord
  17. Krishapingaksha: One who has yellowish-brown eyes
  18. Kshamakaram: The abode of forgiveness
  19. Kshipra: One who is easy to appease
  20. Lambakarna: One who has large ears
  21. Lambodara: One who has a big belly
  22. Mahabala: One who is enormously strong
  23. Mahaganapati: The Supreme Lord
  24. Maheshwaram: Lord of the universe
  25. Mangalamurti: The all-auspicious Lord
  26. Manomay: The winner of hearts
  27. Mrityuanjaya: The conqueror of death
  28. Mundakarama: The abode of happiness
  29. Muktidaya: Bestower of eternal bliss
  30. Musikvahana: One who rides a mouse
  1. Nadapratithishta: One who appreciates music
  2. Namasthetu: Destroyer of evils and sins
  3. Nandana: Lord Shiva's son
  4. Nideeshwaram: Bestower of wealth
  5. Omkara: One who has the form of 'Om'
  6. Pitambara: One who has yellowish skin
  7. Pramoda: Lord of all abodes
  8. Prathameshwara: First among all Gods
  9. Purush: The omnipotent personality
  10. Rakta: One who is blood-hued
  11. Rudrapriya: One who is the beloved of Shiva
  12. Sarvadevatman: One who accepts all celestial offerings
  13. Sarvasiddhanta: Bestower of skills and knowledge
  14. Sarvatman: Protector of the universe
  15. Shambhavi: Son of Parvati
  16. Shashivarnam: One who has a moon-like complexion
  17. Shoorpakarna: One who is large-eared
  18. Shuban: The all-auspicious Lord
  19. Shubhagunakanan One who is The Master of All Virtues
  20. Shweta: One who is as pure as the white
  21. Siddhidhata: Bestower of accomplishments and successes
  22. Siddhipriya: Giver of wishes and boons
  23. Siddhivinayaka: Bestower of success
  24. Skandapurvaja: Elder of Skanda or Kartikya
  25. Sumukha: One who has an auspicious face
  26. Sureshwaram: The lord of lords
  27. Swaroop: Lover of beauty
  1. Tarun: One who is ageless
  2. Uddanda: The nemesis of evils and vices
  3. Umaputra: The son of Goddess Uma
  4. Vakratunda: One with a curved trunk
  5. Varaganapati: Bestower of boons
  6. Varaprada: One who grants wishes
  7. Varadavinayaka: Bestower of success
  8. Veeraganapati: The vigorous lord
  9. Vidyavaridhi: The God of wisdom
  10. Vighnahara: Remover of obstacles
  11. Vignaharta: Destroyer of all obstacles
  12. Vighnaraja: Lord of all obstacles
  13. Vighnarajendra: Lord of all obstacles
  14. Vighnavinashanaya: Destroyer of all obstacles
  15. Vigneshwara: Lord of all obstacles
  16. Vikat: One who is huge
  17. Vinayaka: The Supreme Lord
  18. Vishwamukha: Master of the universe
  19. Vishwaraja: King of the world
  20. Yagnakaya: One who accepts sacrificial offerings
  21. Yashaskaram: The bestower of fame and fortune
  22. Yashvasin: The beloved and ever popular lord
  23. Yogadhipa: The lord of meditation