Hinduism Guide

Below is a list of important Hindu gods and goddesses. Links are to Britannica Academic, and so may require a Columbia College login.

Trimurti

Brahma (Deity)
Vishnu (Deity)
Shiva (Deity)

Shaktism (Goddess Worship)

(Sri) Lakshmi (Deity)
Sarasvati (Deity)
Parvati (Deity)
Durga (Deity)
Kali (Deity)

Vaishnavism (Worship of Vishnu)

Vishnu (Deity)
Krishna (Deity)
Rama (Deity)
Sita (Deity)
Hanuman (Deity)

Shaivism (Worship of Shiva)

Shiva (Deity)
Ganesha (Deity)
Skanda also called Karttikeya or Murugan (Deity)

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