Hindu Gods Chart

There are four main sects within Hinduism: 1. Shaivism (in which Shiva is worshipped as the main god); 2. Vaishnavism (in which Vishnu worshipped as the main god); 3. Shaktism (in which the female aspects of god are primarily worshipped); and 4. Smartism (in which six main gods are worshipped: Shiva, Vishnu, Shakti, Ganesh, Murugan and Surya).

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For more information, here are two excellent resources:

In a World of Gods and Goddesses: The Mystic Art of Indra Sharma

Gods and Goddesses Card Deck: Mantras, Blessings, and Meditations (Mandala Wisdom Decks)





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