10 Best Books on Lord Shiva You Don’t Want To Miss

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These Books on Lord Shiva will make you realize why Lord Shiva is the most charismatic supreme divinity in Sanatan Dharma

In short, after reading these Books on Lord Shiva, your blood vessels will get pumped up by positive charge, and you will start realizing the Magnus aura of Mahakaal

Lord Shiva doesn’t require any introduction across the global world. After all, Shiva is the name of inner peace, divine knowledge, incredible strength, dispassion, and sacrifice.

Yet for the new mind, here is the short synopsis on various aspects of Lord Shiva.

Who is Lord Shiva?

From the pre-Vedic era, Lord Shiva is the mightiest force of the cosmos. Sanatan Dharma, which is the oldest civilization across the world, defines Lord Shiva as infinite voidness.

Therefore, Lord Shiva is the one who doesn’t have any start and end. He is the supreme state of consciousness, the ultimate state where all the knowledge emerged into the world.

For the physical world Lord Shiva is immortal, invincible, Param Tej, and omniscient, supreme consciousness. He has no physical layout, yet for the welfare of the universe, he manifested himself as Shiva.

The physical manifestation of Lord Shiva is the cosmic roar of the universe known by the name of Rudra.

Lord Shiva is responsible for the process of creation, preservation, and destruction. But he doesn’t do everything on his own. He has created various forces in nature to operate his task. 

We, humans, have limited abilities to perceive that infinite consciousness.

There are many qualities of Lord Shiva, which present him as the most admired Lord. To know all of them, you need to read these outstanding books on Lord Shiva.

Best Books on Lord Shiva You Have To Read If You’re A devotee of Lord Shiva

1 Seven secrets of Shiva – by DEVDUTT PATTANAIK

Devdutt Pattanaik is the writer of the book seven secrets of Shiva.

This Lord Shiva book is composed of an exceptional ground; the only high moral ground people will be able to absorb the information mentioned in it.

It is the kind of Mahadev book that will not impress you on the first attempt. You will rarely understand in the first read. The shiva purana book, 7 Secrets of shiva book talks about Shiva’s primitive form. It doesn’t deal with the legends. It makes you understand the fundamental reality of Lord Shiva. 

You will be not able to understand this shiva and sati book if you try to read it by considering the physical dimensions of humanity. Gods and Goddesses are beyond the physical rules. After getting it, you will not be able to stop yourself without praising the efforts of the writer.

2 Immortals of Meluha (The Shiva Trilogy Book 1) 

Immortals of Meluha is one of the famous books on Lord Shiva, but the story and legends mentioned in the story are fictional and inspired by the great God Lord Shiva Novel. 

The Tibetan immigrant Shiva becomes Mahadev; the story is fictional and has nothing to do with Shivaism.  

Yet, this fiction created a buzz when it first came out of the author’s mind. The readers of the fiction admired the character in the book.

author Amish introduced the character of Shiva as the superhero. The fiction is part of the Trilogy and contains other parts. Amish Tripathi is the Author.

3 The incredible Qualities of Lord Shiva: Life lesson to learn from Shiva

The Incredible Qualities of Lord Shiva is one of the well-received books on the internet. The book describes the outstanding qualities of Lord Shiva in an enchanting way.  

“the incredible qualities of lord shiva life lesson to learn from Shiva Santosh gairola” hooks you and quickly makes you understand the virtues of Lord Shiva. The book has an elegant way of defining the charismatic Persona of Lord Shiva.

The book represents Lord Shiva as the destroyer of darkness and evil. This book has no strings attached, and everyone is free to read it. 

This shiva mythology book is currently available in limited countries. Especially the paperback version is exclusive for a few countries. 

Santosh Gairola is the author of the book. You can get this book on Amazon’s Kindle store or read it on good reads.

4 Shiva: Stories and Teachings from the Shiva Mahapurana

This book has the creative writing style of the author. Book describes the contradictory aspect of Shiva as a destroyer and patron. It will help you to explore the primary disorder of everyone, which is an illusion. 

Vanmali is the author of the book. The specialty of the book is that the book tries to explain the stories and teachings of Shiva Mahapurana.

It is a good read, and the readers can enjoy this with a cup of coffee.

5 The Magnificent Shiva: Why there is no one like Lord Shiva?

If you ever wanted to know why there is no one like Lord Shiva in the whole cosmos. The Magnificent Shiva is the perfect book for you. Santosh Gairola is the author of the book.

Book describes the various aspect of Mahadev. The book defines how Lord Shiva contains both the contemporary world within him. It means all the anarchy of the world, as well as peace of the world, dwells within him.

Book describes Lord Shiva as the greatest destroyer, and at the same time, makes you understand why catastrophic Rudra is too dear to a large segment of humanity.

6 The Love Story of Lord Shiva and Goddess Shakti: A tale of divine Love

So far, we have talked so much about the destroyer aspect of Lord Shiva. There is another aspect of Lord Shiva, which is more human than us. Santosh Gairola is the author of the book.

Do you know almost all the girls following Sanatan Dharma Tradition want to get married to a man who has a loving heart like Lord Shiva? 

The best book on Mahadev presents him as the powerful, peaceful, promising, attractive, and beloved husband of Goddess Shakti.

This book is an exciting journey of Goddess Parvati towards Shiva; how she meets Lord Shiva? This book is the love story of Lord Shiva and Goddess Shakti.

7 The benefits of chanting Om Namah Shivaya.

Om Namah Shivaya is one of the most powerful mantras of Lord Shiva. It is the prayer dedicated to the supreme Lord.  

Chanting the auspicious Shiva Mantra creates a significant vibration on the body of the chanter. Hence, this book provides all the practical information about the mantra.

Through this book, the author defines the physical and spiritual benefits of chanting the divine mantra. Readers will found it helpful and you will love it. Santosh Gairola is the author of the book.

8 SHIVA, The Ultimate Time Traveller

If you like the blend of mystery, mythology, and yoga together; then, I have a fabulous suggestion for you. It is SHIVA, The Ultimate Time Traveller.

Shailendra Gulhati is the Author of the book. You will enjoy reading it.

In the book, the author presents Lord Shiva as the Supreme Lord of Yoga.

9 Shiv

These all were English books mentioned above; if you love reading a perfect book on Lord Shiva in Hindi. Then, I recommend you the book titled Shiv; Ashok Sharma is the author of the book.

Book described Lord Shiva in simple words. Hindi language readers will love reading about Lord Shiva.

10 Shiva, the Lord of Yoga

Another excellent book on Lord Shiva is a book written by David Frawley. The title of the book is Shiva, the Lord of Yoga.

David Frawley is one of the well-known names in the world of spirituality. He is also very active on various social media networks.


These are the most famous books on Lord Shiva. There are many writers out there who have written the best books about shiva, so much on Lord Shiva. But we can’t mention all that.

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