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Number of gods in Hinduism

How many gods are there in Hinduism?

33 million

Believe it or not, there are 33 million gods in Hinduism.   The main idea is that Hinduism is the dominant religion of the Indian subcontinent.  Not too many people know the fact that it comprises three major traditions: Shaivism, Vaishnavism and Shaktism.  Did you know that Hinduism has been called the “oldest religion” in the world?  The gods in Hinduism are depicted in humanoid or partially humanoid forms, complete with a set of unique and complex iconography in each case.

This fact is verified on : November 17, 2014.





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