108 Names of Goddess Durga

names of durga

108 names of Goddess Durga are collectively known as Ashtottara Shatanamavali of Goddess Durga. Durga Maa who is identified as Adi Parashakti is the principal and most popular form of the Hindu Goddess. Goddess Durga is the personification of the divine force of the super power. The Durga means ‘the invincible’, so the Durga is regarded as the ever victorious warrior of the Gods lineage. Durga is the representation of courage, strength, ethics and protection. She is the destroyer of sin and evil and the savior of morality and ethics.  Please find 108 Maa Durga Names with meanings in English.

108 Names of Goddess Durga

Maa Durga is the divine form of Shakti, the Supreme Goddess. Shakti is represented as the ultimate power and is worshiped in various forms including Parvati, Kali, Vaishnavi, Bhairavi, Jagatmata etc. Maa Durga is known by 108 different names. Each name of Maa Durga describes her persona, her power and universality. It is believed that Maa Durga gets pleased if, these names (Durga Shatnam Strotam) are chanted with devotion. Read on to know the 108 names of the Goddess along with their meaning.

Shri Goddess Durga Ashtottara Shatanamavali Stotra
– the hymn of a hundred and eight names –

NoSanskrit NameName MantraEnglish NameMeaning
1.श्रीॐ श्रियै नमः।ShreeAuspicious
2.उमाॐ उमायै नमः।UmaMother or Lady of the Mountains
3.भारतीॐ भारत्यै नमः।BharatiGoddess of Speech
4.भद्राॐ भद्रायै नमः।Bhadra 
5.शर्वाणीॐ शर्वाण्यै नमः।SharvaniConsort of Sharva
6.विजयाॐ विजयायै नमः।VijayaConqueror
7.जयाॐ जयायै नमः।JayaThe Victorious
8.वाणीॐ वाण्यै नमः।Vani 
9.सर्वगतायॐ सर्वगतायै नमः।Sarvagataya 
10.गौरीॐ गौर्यै नमः।GauriGoddess of Purity and Posterity
11.वाराहीॐ वाराह्यै नमः।VarahiShakti of Varaha, A Sow Headed Goddess
12.कमलप्रियाॐ कमलप्रियायै नमः।Kamalapriya 
13.सरस्वतीॐ सरस्वत्यै नमः।SaraswatiThe Goddess of Learning
14.कमलाॐ कमलायै नमः।Kamala 
15.मायाॐ मायायै नमः।MayaShe Who is Illusion
16.मातंगीॐ मातंग्यै नमः।MaatangiGoddess of Matanga
17.अपराॐ अपरायै नमः।Apra 
18.अजाॐ अजायै नमः।AjaShe Who Has No Birth
19.शांकभर्यैॐ शांकभर्यै नमः।Shankbharye 
20.शिवाॐ शिवायै नमः।ShivaShiva’s Half
21.चण्डीॐ चण्डयै नमः।ChandiThe Fierce Goddess
22.कुण्डलिनीॐ कुण्डल्यै नमः।KundaliniShe Who Has the Form a Coil
23.वैष्णवीॐ वैष्णव्यै नमः।VaishnaviThe Invincible
24.क्रियायैॐ क्रियायै नमः।Kriyayai 
25.श्रीॐ श्रियै नमः।ShriAuspicious
26.इन्दिराॐ ऐन्द्रयै नमः।IndiraThe Goddess Lakshmi, Wife of the God Vishnu
27.मधुमतीॐ मधुमत्यै नमः।MadhumatiShe Whose Nature is as Sweet as Honey
28.गिरिजाॐ गिरिजायै नमः।GirijaDaughter of Himalaya
29.सुभगाॐ सुभगायै नमः।SubhagaShe Who is the Seat of all Prosperity
30.अंबिकाॐ अंबिकायै नमः।AmbikaThe Mother of the Universe
31.ताराॐ तारायै नमः।TaraOne Who Ferries Across (Samsara)
32.पद्मावतीॐ पद्मावत्यै नमः।PadmavatiPossessing Lotus
33.हंसाॐ हंसायै नमः।Hansa 
34.पद्मनाभसहोदरीॐ पद्मनाभसहोदर्यै नमः।Padmanabha sahodariShe Who is Vishhnu’s Sister
35.अपर्णाॐ अपर्णायै नमः।AparnaShe Who Doesn’t Eat Even Leaves While Fasting
36.ललितायैॐ ललितायै नमः।LalitaShe Who is Pleasant, Charming, Desirable
37.धात्रीॐ धात्र्यै नमः।Dhatri 
38.कुमारीॐ कुमार्यै नमः।KumariThe Beautiful Adolescent
39.शिखवाहिन्यैॐ शिखवाहिन्यै नमः।Shikhvahinyai 
40.शांभवीॐ शांभव्यै नमः।ShambhaviThe Consort of Shambhava
41.सुमुखीॐ सुमुख्यै नमः।SumukhiShe Who Has A Beautiful Face
42.मैत्र्यैॐ मैत्र्यै नमः।Maitryai 
43.त्रिनेत्राॐ त्रिनेत्रायै नमः।TrinetraOne Who Has Three-Eyes
44.विश्वरूपाॐ विश्वरूपिण्यै नमः।VishvarupaShe Who Has The Whole Universe As Her Form
45.आर्यॐ आर्यायै नमः।AaryaGoddess
46.मृडानीॐ मृडान्यै नमः।MridaniShe Who Gives Pleasure
47.हींकार्यैॐ हींकार्यै नमः।Hinkaryai 
48.क्रोधिन्यैॐ क्रोधिन्यै नमः।Krodhinyai 
49.सुदिनायैॐ सुदिनायै नमः।Sudinayai 
50.अचलॐ अचलायै नमः।AchalaThe Immovable One
51.सूक्ष्मॐ सूक्ष्मायै नमः।SukshmaSubtle
52.परात्परायैॐ परात्परायै नमः।ParatparaShe Who Is The Most Supreme Of The Supreme Ones
53.शोभाॐ शोभायै नमः।ShobhaBrilliance
54.सर्ववर्णायैॐ सर्ववर्णायै नमः।SarvavarnaAll Coloured
55.हरप्रियाॐ हरप्रियायै नमः।Haripriya 
56.महालक्ष्मीॐ महालक्ष्म्यै नमः।MahalakshmiShe Who Is The Great Goddess Lakshmi
57.महासिद्धिॐ महासिद्धयै नमः।Mahasiddhi 
58.स्वधाॐ स्वधायै नमः।SwadhaShape of Swadhadevi
59.स्वाहाॐ स्वाहायै नमः।SwahaShape of Swahadevi (Auspicious)
60.मनोन्मनीॐ मनोन्मन्यै नमः।ManonmaniShe Who is Shiva’s Shakti
61.त्रिलोकपालिनीॐ त्रिलोकपालिन्यै नमः।Trilokapalini 
62.उद्भूतायैॐ उद्भूतायै नमः।Udbhutayai 
63.त्रिसन्ध्याॐ त्रिसन्ध्यायै नमः।TrisandhyaName of Goddess Durga
64.त्रिपुरान्तक्यैॐ त्रिपुरान्तक्यै नमः।Tripurantakyai 
65.त्रिशक्त्यैॐ त्रिशक्त्यै नमः।Trishaktyai 
66.त्रिपदायैॐ त्रिपदायै नमः।Tripadayai 
67.दुर्गाॐ दुर्गायै नमः।DurgaRemover of Distress
68.ब्राह्मीॐ ब्राह्मयै नमः।BrahmiPower of God Brahma
69.त्रैलोक्यवासिनीॐ त्रैलोक्यवासिन्यै नमः।Trailokyavasini 
70.पुष्कराॐ पुष्करायै नमः।PushkaraShe Who Is Complete
71.अत्रिसुतायैॐ अत्रिसुतायै नमः।Atrisutayai 
72.गूढ़ाॐ गूढ़ायै नमः।Gudha 
73.त्रिवर्णाॐ त्रिवर्णायै नमः।Trivarna 
74.त्रिस्वराॐ त्रिस्वरायै नमः।Triswara 
75.त्रिगुणाॐ त्रिगुणायै नमः।TrigunaShe Who Is Endowed With The Three Gunas Of Sattva, Rajas And Tamas
76.निर्गुणाॐ निर्गुणायै नमः।NirgunaShe Who Is Beyond All Three Gunas Of Nature, Namely Sattva, Rajas And Tamas
77.सत्याॐ सत्यायै नमः।SatyaThe Truth
78.निर्विकल्पाॐ निर्विकल्पायै नमः।NirvikalpaShe Who Is Free Of False Imaginings
79.निरन्जनाॐ निरंजिन्यै नमः।NiranjanaShe Who Stays Unattached, Bound To Nothing
80.ज्वालिन्यैॐ ज्वालिन्यै नमः।Jwalinyai 
81.मालिनीॐ मालिन्यै नमः।MaliniShe Who Is Wearing Garlands
82.चर्चायैॐ चर्चायै नमः।Charchayai 
83.क्रव्यादोप निबर्हिण्यैॐ क्रव्यादोप निबर्हिण्यै नमः।Kravyadopa nibarhinyai 
84.कामाक्षीॐ कामाक्ष्यै नमः।KamakshiShe Whose Eyes Awaken Desire
85.कामिन्यैॐ कामिन्यै नमः।Kaminyai 
86.कान्ताॐ कान्तायै नमः।KantaShe Who Is Beautiful
87.कामदायैॐ कामदायै नमः।Kamdaayai 
88.कलहंसिन्यैॐ कलहंसिन्यै नमः।Kalahansinyai 
89.सलज्जायैॐ सलज्जायै नमः।Salajjaayai 
90.कुलजायैॐ कुलजायै नमः।Kulajaayai 
91.प्राज्ञ्यैॐ प्राज्ञ्यै नमः।Pragyai 
92.प्रभाॐ प्रभायै नमः।Prabha 
93.मदनसुन्दरीॐ मदनसुन्दर्यै नमः।Madanasundari 
94.वागीश्वरीॐ वागीश्वर्यै नमः।VagishvariThe Sovereign Goddess of Speech
95.विशालाक्षीॐ विशालाक्ष्यै नमः।VishalakshiShe Who Has Large Eyes
96.सुमङ्गलीॐ सुमंगल्यै नमः।SumangaliShe Who Is Eternally Auspicious
97.कालीॐ काल्यै नमः।KaliDark-Complexioned Goddess
98.महेश्वरीॐ महेश्वर्यै नमः।MaheshvariShe Who Is The Wife Of Maheshvara
99.चण्डीॐ चण्ड्यै नमः।ChandiGreat Goddess, Angry name of Goddess Shakti
100.भैरवीॐ भैरव्यै नमः।BhairaviShe Who Is The Wife Of Bhairava (Shiva)
101.भुवनेश्वरीॐ भुवनेश्वर्यै नमः।BhuvaneshvariShe Who Is The Ruler Of The Universe
102.नित्याॐ नित्यायै नमः।NityaShe Who Is Eternal
103.सानन्दविभवायैॐ सानन्दविभवायै नमः।Sanandavibhvayai 
104.सत्यज्ञानाॐ सत्यज्ञानायै नमः।SatyagyanaShe Who Is Truth, Knowledge And Bliss
105.तमोपहाॐ तमोपहायै नमः।TamopahaShe Who Removes The Ignorance Born Of Tamas
106.महेश्वरप्रियंकर्यैॐ महेश्वरप्रियंकर्यै नमः।Maheshvarpriyankaryai 
107.महात्रिपुरसुन्दरीॐ महात्रिपुरसुन्दर्यै नमः।Maha Tripura SundariShe Who Is The Great Tripurasundari
108.दुर्गापरमेश्वर्यैॐ दुर्गापरमेश्वर्यै नमः।Durgaparmeshvaryai

Names of Goddess Durga

Durga Maa is recognized as the goddess of war, the warrior form of Parvati, and the one whose mythology centres at combating evil and demonic forces that tend to threaten peace, prosperity, and Dharma. She is considered the power of good over evil.

Durga Ashtottara Shatnamavali

माँ दुर्गा के 108 नाम – कहते हैं की रोज माँ दुर्गा के १०८ नामों का जाप करने से शुभ होता है। खासकर नवरात्रों में तो रोज एक बार माँ दुर्गा के 108 नामों ( 108 Names of Durga )का जाप करना चाहिए।

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