Parjanya पर्जन्य

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  • pronounced as parjanya
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) पर्जन्य

Parjanya meaning: God of Rain

Parjanya name meaning

Literal meaning of Parjanya:

Parjanya (Sanskrit पर्जन्य) is an ancient word of Sanskrit origin which literally refers to rain or rain cloud.

Intended meaning of Parjanya:

Parjanya finds reference in Riga Veda (ऋग् वेद) where Parjanya is a name of God Indra who is also known as God of Rain.
Parjanya is also found in Sahashranama where this is 810th name of Lord Vishnu. Reference of Parjanya is also found in the epic Vishnu in which this word denotes rain cloud as Lord Vishnu because he, like the cloud, extinguishes the three miseries arising from psychological, material and spiritual causes.
Mention of this name is also found in Harivansh (हरिवंश) and Markandey-Puran (मार्कण्डेय-पुराण) in which Parjanya is the name of a Rishi or Saint. Also in Harivansha, Parjanya is the name of one of the 12 Adityas (आदित्यs).

Popularity of Parjanya

According to the chart shown above Parjanya is not a popular name in either India or USA. Parjanya is adopted by less than 50 people in India as the name of their kids. Parjanya is not adopted by any person of the USA as the name of their children.

The Hindu baby name Parjanya is sweet and unique. Parjanya also has good meaning attached with it. Parjanya has a great sort of mythological significance attached to it.

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More about Parjanya

  • Parjanya, means the god of rain i.e. Indra.

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Parju पर्जु

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