Given Name KALYANI

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: कल्याणी (Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi), కల్యాణి (Telugu)

Meaning & History

Means "beautiful, lovely, auspicious" in Sanskrit. In the Hindu epic the 'Mahabharata' this is the name of one of the Krittikas, or Pleiades. It is also another name of the Hindu goddess Parvati.
MASCULINE FORMS: Kalyan, Kalyana (Telugu), Kalyan (Hindi)

Categories

goddesses, Hinduism
Entry updated December 8, 2017