Tamil Names of Goddess Parvati

Mother Parvati is the consort of Lord Shiva. It is said Lord Shiva and Parvati are the parents of the entire universe. Goddess Parvati is worshipped in several forms in Tamilnadu. There is no village in the state of Tamilnadu that does not have a temple dedicated to Parvati.

Devotees throng at Parvati temples on Tuesdays and Fridays and worship her in myriad forms with each of the village having its own deity, a unique form of Parvati.

Here are the different names of Parvati with their English translation.

Tamil Name Meaning
மலைமகள் The daughter of the mountain king
கருமாரி The embodiment of trinity
அங்காளி The compassionate one
மாரியம்மன் The goddess of rain
செல்லாத்தா The most loved mother
பூவாத்தா The flower like mother
ஆயிரம் கண்ணுடையாள் One with thousand eyes
மீனாக்ஷி One who casts a merciful look
காளிகாம்பாள் The form of Kali
திரிசூலி One with the trident
எல்லையம்மன் One who guards the border
பச்சையம்மன் The green colored one
வெக்காளியம்மன் One who bestows victory
முத்து மாரியம்மன் One who is cool like a pearl
முத்தாரம்மன் One with a pearl necklace
பத்ரகாளி The terrible one
ஸ்வர்ணாம்பிகை The golden one
கர்பரக்ஷ  அம்பிகை One who protects the fetus
வடிவுடை அம்மன் The most beautiful one
கோலவிழியம்மன் One with the most beautiful eyes


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