HINDU GODS CHART There are four main sects within Hinduism: 1. Shaivism (in which Shiva is worshipped as the main god); 2. Vaishnavism (in which Vishnu worshipped as the main god); 3. Shaktism (in which the female aspects of god are primarily worshipped); and 4. Smartism (in which six main gods are worshipped: Shiva, Vishnu, Shakti, Ganesh, Murugan and Surya).

HINDU GODS CHART There are four main sects within Hinduism: Shaivism (in which Shiva is worshipped as the main god); Vaishnavism (in which Vishnu worshipped as the main god); Shaktism (in which the female aspects of god are primarily worshipped);

Lord Shiva Nataraja!! different scenes, different Leelas. Same message. same blessing. Aum Namah Shivaya!!!

different scenes, different Leelas. Each form of Shiva is an intependent intelligence and power!

Vishnu

The Lord of Śvetadvīpa has immense potency for creation and destruction. Being Baladeva Himself, the original form of Saṅkarṣaṇa, is the original form of the Lord of Śvetadvīpa.

Lord Vishnu with the Ten Avatars

Waldorf ~ grade ~ Ancient India ~ The Avatars of Vishnu ~ information

Vishnu

gopalekrishna: “ Vishnu saving the elephant, Gajendra in ‘Gajendramoksha’. Trichinopoly, India Inscription: ‘An elephant was caught by an alligator in a Tank and was unable to get out for several years. At last the Elephant called upon.

Surya

rides across the heavens in his chariot pulled by seven horses (just like Apollo).

oil on panel, 19th century, Bengal

Shiva in the attendance of other Gods Late Century, Oil on canvas Early Bengal Oil (via Delhi Art Gallery)

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