Bhavani Name Astrology
|Meaning||Goddess of power, Giver of life, Mother of the universe|
|Lucky Flower||Lily of the valley|
Bhavani Name Meaning
Bhavani is a Sanskrit name meaning “giver of life” and “mother of the universe”. The name Bhavani is formed from two words “bhav” (to be) and “ani” (mother). Given to girls who are seen as nurturing and compassionate.
Bhavani has a long and rich history. First used in ancient India. It has been popular in Hinduism ever since. Also used in other religions. Eg: Jainism and Buddhism.
The name Bhavani is associated with Goddess Parvati (according to Hindu mythology). Parvati is the consort of Lord Shiva. She is called the mother of social progress. Protects his devotees. The name Bhavani is seen as a means of invoking the mercy and nurturing of Goddess Parvati.
The name Bhavani is also associated with the power of creation. The reason is that the Sanskrit word “bhav” means “to be” and “to create”. The connection with creation means “giver of life”. Girls named Bhavani are seen as creative and resourceful. They have a natural ability to bring new things.