108 Names of Hindu Goddess Maha Lakshmi with Sanskrit name, Meaning and Mantra

108 Names of Hindu Goddess Maha Lakshmi with Sanskrit name, Meaning, and Mantra

Goddess Maha Lakshmi, one of the principal deities of Hinduism and the supreme being in Vaishnavism tradition is the goddess of wealth. It is believed that worshipping Maha Lakshmi will bless us with wealth, prosperity and good fortune.Goddess Lakshmi is the wife of Lord Vishnu, who is also one of the main deity of Hinduism, who protects the world and it is believed that goddess Lakshmi provides strength to Lord Vishnu. Their marriage is taken as the paradigm for the ritual and ceremonies for the bride and groom in the Hindu weddings.

Now let’s talk about the symbols, festivals, names, manifestations and aspects and, many more.


We can see  Goddess Maha Lakshmi in the pictures or in different arts and designs, who is the elegantly dressed woman standing above lotus with four hands and two elephants by her side who is pouring water to her.

The four hands of Maha Lakshmi that we see represents the four goals of the human life .i.e Dharma, Karma, Artha, and Moksha.

The elephants who represents royal power shows the constant effort of the devotees leading to material and spiritual prosperity.

We can always see her sitting on a lotus represents the symbol of the divine truth while the other roses that we see are for fertility, beauty, spirituality, and purity.

And we can see many coins around her. She is a goddess of wealth, hence the coins around her represent the wealth for which she is commonly known for.

Manifestations and aspects of Goddess Maha Lakshmi.

Devi, the supreme power is seen as a primary manifestation of Goddess Maha Lakshmi in eastern India. Devi, who is taken as one of the goddess manifestations of Maha Lakshmi is also called Durga or Shakti. Similarly, Maha Lakshmi can be seen in two form; Bhudevi and Sridevi, and both of them can be found on the sides of sri Venkateshwara and Vishnu. Both of these forms of Maha Lakshmi; Bhudevi and Sridevi, have their own meaning. Bhudevi is said to be the representation of the material world or energy in which she is known as Mother earth and Sridevi is the representation of the spiritual world or energy called the Prakriti.

Maha Lakshmi is the wife of Lord Vishnu and is also said to be the power of Vishnu. We can often find Lord Vishnu and Maha Lakshmi inside the temples. It is also believed that Maha Lakshmi plays an especial role in his husband Lord Vishnu and his worldly devotees.

Secondary Manifestation.

There are eight secondary manifestations of Goddess Maha Lakshmi and they are Adi Lakshmi, Dhanya Lakshmi, Dhairya Lakshmi, Gaja Lakshmi, Sanyana Lakshmi, Vijaya Laksmi, Vidya Lakshmi and Dhana Lakshmi. The group of this eight secondary manifestation of Maha Lakshmi is known as Ashta Lakshmi who presides over eight sources of wealth and therefore represents eight power of Sri Lakshmi.

In the context of Nepal Goddess Maha Lakshmi is shown with 16 hands, each of them holding a sacred emblem expressing a sacred gesture. Maha Lakshmibis widely worshipped in among the Hindus in Nepal as they believe that she manifests as a kind, compassionate and tranquil diety.

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Here are 108 names of Hindu goddess Maha Laxmi. Here is not only 108 names of Maa Laxmi but also their meaning are given. Not only that, there are 108 matra  with Sansrit name, Name mantra,

NoEnglish NameSanskrit NameName MantraMeaning
1.Prakrutiप्रकृतीॐ प्रकृत्यै नमः।Nature
2.Vikrutiविकृतीॐ विकृत्यै नमः।Multi-Faceted Nature
3.Vidyaविद्याॐ विद्यायै नमः।Wisdom
4.Sarvabhootahitapradaसर्वभूतहितप्रदाॐ सर्वभूतहितप्रदायै नमः।Granter of Universal Niceties
5.Shraddhaश्रद्धाॐ श्रद्धायै नमः।Devoted
6.Vibhutiविभूतिॐ विभूत्यै नमः।Wealth
7.Surabhiसुरभिॐ सुरभ्यै नमः।Celestial Being
8.Paramatmikaपरमात्मिकाॐ परमात्मिकायै नमः।Omnipresence
9.Vachiवाचिॐ वाचे नमः।Nectar-Like Speech
10.Padmalayaपद्मलयाॐ पद्मालयायै नमः।Residing On The Lotus
11.Padmaपद्माॐ पद्मायै नमः।Lotus
12.Shuchiशुचिॐ शुचये नमः।Embodiment of Purity
13.Swahaस्वाहाॐ स्वाहायै नमः।Shape of Swahadevi (Auspicious)
14.Swadhaस्वधाॐ स्वधायै नमः।Shape of Swadhadevi
15.Sudhaसुधाॐ सुधायै नमः।Nectar
16.Dhanyaधन्याॐ धन्यायै नमः।Personification of Gratitude
17.Hiranmayiहिरण्मयीॐ हिरण्मय्यै नमः।Golden Appearance
18.Lakshmiलक्ष्मीॐ लक्ष्म्यै नमः।Goddess of Wealth
19.NityaPushtaनित्यपुष्टाॐ नित्यपुष्टायै नमः।Gaining strength Day By Day
20.Vibhaविभाॐ विभावर्यै नमः।Radiant
21.Adityaआदित्यॐ अदित्यै नमः।Radiant Like The Sun
22.Dityaदित्यॐ दित्ये नमः।Answer Of Prayers
23.Deepaदीपायैॐ दीपायै नमः।Flame-Like
24.Vasudhaवसुधाॐ वसुधायै नमः।Earth
25.Vasudhariniवसुधारिणीॐ वसुधारिण्यै नमः।Bearing the the Burden of Earth

108 Names of Hindu Goddess Maha Lakshmi with Sanskrit name, Meaning and Mantra

26.Kamalasambhavaकमलसम्भवाॐ कमलायै नमः।Emanating from the Lotus
27.Kanthaकान्ताॐ कान्तायै नमः।Consort of Vishnu
28.Kamakshiकामाक्षीॐ कामाक्ष्यै नमः।One with Attractive Eyes
29.Ksheeroda sambhava
ॐ क्ष्रीरोधसंभवाम् नमः।
ॐ क्रोधसंभवायै नमः।
30.Anugrahapradaअनुग्रहप्रदाॐ अनुग्रहप्रदायै नमः।Granter of Good Wishes
31.Buddhiबुध्दिॐ बुद्धये नमः।Wisdom
32.Anaghaअनघाॐ अनघायै नमः।Sinless
33.Harivallabhiहरिवल्लभिॐ हरिवल्लभायै नमः।Consort of Lord Hari
34.Ashokaअशोकाॐ अशोकायै नमः।Dispeller of Sorrows
35.Amruthaअमृताॐ अमृतायै नमः।Nectar
36.Deeptaदीप्ताॐ दीप्तायै नमः।Radiant
37.Lokashokavinashiniलोकशोकविनाशिॐ लोकशोकविनाशिन्यै नमः।Remover of Universal Agonies
38.Dharmanilayaधर्मनिलयाॐ धर्मनिलयायै नमः।Establisher of Eternal Law
39.Karunaकरुणाॐ करुणायै नमः।Compassionate
40.Lokamatriलोकमात्रिॐ लोकमात्रे नमः।Mother of the Universe
41.Padmapriyaपद्मप्रियाॐ पद्मप्रियायै नमः।Lover of Lotus
42.Padmahastaपद्महस्ताॐ पद्महस्तायै नमः।Having Lotus-Like Hands
43.Padmakshyaपद्माक्ष्याॐ पद्माक्ष्यै नमः।Lotus-eyed
44.Padmasundariपद्मसुन्दरीॐ पद्मसुन्दर्यै नमः।Beautiful Like the Lotus
45.Padmodbhavaपद्मोद्भवाॐ पद्मोद्भवायै नमः।One Who Emerged Out of the Lotus
46.Padmamukhiपद्ममुखीॐ पद्ममुख्यै नमः।Lotus-Faced
47.Padmanabhapriyaपद्मनाभाप्रियाॐ पद्मनाभप्रियायै नमः।Beloved of Padmanabha
48.Ramaaरमाॐ रमायै नमः।Pleaser of the Lord
49.Padmamaladharaपद्ममालाधराॐ पद्ममालाधरायै नमः।Wearer of Lotus Garland
50.Deviदेवीॐ देव्यै नमः।Goddess

108 Names of Hindu Goddess Maha Lakshmi with Sanskrit name, Meaning, and Mantra

51.Padminiपद्मिनीॐ पद्मिन्यै नमः।Lotus
52.Padmagandhiniपद्मगन्धिनीॐ पद्मगन्धिन्यै नमः।Having the Fragrance of Lotus
53.Punyagandhaपुण्यगन्धाॐ पुण्यगन्धायै नमः।Having Divine Perfume
54.Suprasannaसुप्रसन्नाॐ सुप्रसन्नायै नमः।Ever Cheerful and Beaming
55.Prasadabhimukhiप्रसादाभिमुखीॐ प्रसादाभिमुख्यै नमः।Emerging to Grant Boons
56.Prabhaप्रभाॐ प्रभायै नमः।Radiant Like the Sun
57.Chandravadanaचन्द्रवदनाॐ चन्द्रवदनायै नमः।Moon-Faced
58.Chandaचन्द्राॐ चन्द्रायै नमः।Cool Like the moon
59.Chandrasahodariचन्द्रसहोदरीॐ चन्द्रसहोदर्यै नमः।Sister of the Moon
60.Chaturbhujaचतुर्भुजाॐ चतुर्भुजायै नमः।with four arms
61.Chandrarupaचन्द्ररूपाॐ चन्द्ररूपायै नमः।Moon-Faced
62.Indiraइन्दिराॐ इन्दिरायै नमः।Radiant like the Sun
63.Indusheetalaइन्दुशीतलाॐ इन्दुशीतलायै नमः।Cool like the Moon
64.Ahladajananiआह्लादजननीॐ आह्लादजनन्यै नमः।Source of Happiness
65.Pushtiपुष्टिॐ पुष्टयै नमः।Healthy
66.Shivaशिवाॐ शिवायै नमः।Auspicious
67.Shivakariशिवकरीॐ शिवकर्यै नमः।Source of Auspicious Things
68.Satyaसत्याॐ सत्यै नमः।All Truth
69.Vimalaविमलाॐ विमलायै नमः।Pure
70.Vishwajananiविश्वजननीॐ विश्वजनन्यै नमः।Mother of the Universe
71.Pushtiतुष्टिॐ तुष्टयै नमः।Possessor of All Wealth
72.Daridriyanashiniदारिद्र्यनाशिनीॐ दारिद्र्यनाशिन्यै नमः।Remover of Poverty
73.Preeti Pushkariniप्रीतिपुष्करिणीॐ प्रीतिपुष्करिण्यै नमः।One with Pleasing Eyes
74.Shantaशान्ताॐ शान्तायै नमः।Full with peace or Calm
75.Shuklamalyambaraशुक्लमाल्यांबराॐ शुक्लमाल्यांबरायै नमः।Wearer of White Garland and Attire

108 Names of Hindu Goddess Maha Lakshmi with Sanskrit name, Meaning and Mantra

76.Sriश्रीॐ श्रियै नमः।Goddess of fortune
77.Bhaskariभस्करिॐ भास्कर्यै नमः।Radiant like the Sun
78.Bilvanilayaबिल्वनिलयाॐ बिल्वनिलयायै नमः।Resider Under Bilva Tree
79.Vararohaवरारोहाॐ वरारोहायै नमः।Ready to Offer Boons
80.Yashaswiniयशस्विनीॐ यशस्विन्यै नमः।Reputed
81.Vasundharaवसुन्धराॐ वसुन्धरायै नमः।Daughter of the Earth
82.Udarangaउदाराङ्गाॐ उदारांगायै नमः।Endowed with a Beautiful Body
83.Hariniहरिणीॐ हरिण्यै नमः।Deer-Like
84.Hemamaliniहेममालिनीॐ हेममालिन्यै नमः।Having Golden Garlands
85.Dhanadhanyakiधनधान्यकीॐ धनधान्यकर्ये नमः।Bestower of Wealth and Foodgrains
86.Siddhiसिध्दिॐ सिद्धये नमः।Ever Ready to Protect Straina
87.Straina soumyaस्त्रैणसौम्याॐ स्त्रैणसौम्यायै नमः।Showering Goodness on Women
88.Shubhapradaशुभप्रदाॐ शुभप्रदाये नमः।Granter of Auspicious Things
89.Nrupaveshvagathanandaनृपवेश्मगतानन्दाॐ नृपवेश्मगतानन्दायै नमः।Loves to Live in Palaces
90.Varalakshmiवरलक्ष्मीॐ वरलक्ष्म्यै नमः।Granter of Bounty
91.Vasupradaवसुप्रदाॐ वसुप्रदायै नमः।Bestower of Wealth
92.Shubhaशुभाॐ शुभायै नमः।Auspicious
93.Hiranyaprakaraहिरण्यप्राकाराॐ हिरण्यप्राकारायै नमः।Amidst Gold
94.Samudratanayaसमुद्रतनयाॐ समुद्रतनयायै नमः।Beloved Daughter of the Ocean of Milk
95.Jayaजयाॐ जयायै नमः।Goddess of Victory
96.Mangalaमङ्गला देवीॐ मंगळा देव्यै नमः।Most Auspicious
97.Vishnuvakshasthalasthitaविष्णुवक्षस्स्थलस्थिताॐ विष्णुवक्षस्स्थलस्थितायै नमः।Residing in Vishnu’s Chest
98.Vishnupatniविष्णुपत्नीॐ विष्णुपत्न्यै नमः।Consort of Vishnu
99.Prasannakshiप्रसन्नाक्षीॐ प्रसन्नाक्ष्यै नमः।Lively-Eyed
100.Narayana Samashritaनारायणसमाश्रिताॐ नारायणसमाश्रितायै नमः।Sought Refuge in Narayana
101.Daridriya Dhwamsiniदारिद्र्यध्वंसिनीॐ दारिद्र्यध्वंसिन्यै नमः।Destroyer of Poverty
102.Deviदेवीॐ देव्यै नमः।Goddess
103.Sarvopadravanivariniसर्वोपद्रव वारिणीॐ सर्वोपद्रव वारिण्यै नमः।Dispeller of all Distresses
104.Navadurgaनवदुर्गाॐ नवदुर्गायै नमः।All Nine Forms of Durga
105.Mahakaliमहाकालीॐ महाकाल्यै नमः।A Form of Kali
106.Brahma-Vishnu-Shivatmikaब्रह्माविष्णुशिवात्मिकाॐ ब्रह्माविष्णुशिवात्मिकायै नमः।Trinity of Brahma-Vishnu-Shiva
107. Trikalgyansampannaत्रिकालज्ञानसम्पन्नाॐ त्रिकालज्ञानसंपन्नायै नमः।Aware of all Past, Present and Future
108.Bhuwaneswariभुवनेश्वरीॐ भुवनेश्वर्यै नमः।Supreme Deity

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