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Maheswara, Lord Shiva
Maheswara is another name of Lord Shiva.
 
 Maheswara, Lord ShivaMaheswara or Maheshvara is another name of Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva is the "great god" of Hinduism. He is also known as Mahadeva. Shiva is the destroyer or transformer of the Trimurti as per Hindu mythology.

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(Last Updated on : 16/09/2009)
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