Skanda स्कन्दा / स्कन्द

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  • 3 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as skAndA / skAnda
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) स्कन्दा / स्कन्द

Skanda meaning: Prince

Skanda name meaning

Literal meaning of Skanda:

Skanda means The flowing in Sanskrit. Skanda also means King, Prince, Clever.
The 327th name of Lord Vishnu as listed in the Vishnu Sahasranama, known as the Lord who flows (skandati) in the form of the moon's nectar, or who dries up (sravati) everything in the form of the wind is called Skanda.
Karttikeya as he is god of war and another meaning of Skanda is hopper, attacker, Quicksilver so he is known as Skanda another name of Lord Shiva.

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  • Skanda is the name of deities popular amongst Hindus and Buddhists.
  • The Skanda Purana is the largest Mahapurana, a genre of eighteen Hindu religious texts.

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