One of the triad of Hindoo gods. He is the avenger or destroyer, and in modern worship symbolizes the reproductive power of nature.
Also, Shiva. The Supreme Consciousnss of the Universe.
God; The Universal Father.
Mentioned only as a quality in Vedic Hinduism, Siva is the destroyer god in classical Hindiusm. He is worshipped as the highest God by Shaivites. He is usually worshipped as a phallus (male sexual organ)
("Shee-va") the Hindu destroyer god, destroyer and restorer of worlds, worshipped along with Vishnu and Brahma as one of the three principle deities of Hinduism.
The God embodying Iswara's power of dissolution
the Destroyer; one of the three major divinities in the later Hindu pantheon
or Shiva The Destroyer God; the Third of the Hindu Trinity, the other two being Brahma (Creator) and Vishnu (Preserver).
In the Hindu Trinity, the Destroyer; the passive male force
"Siva" (pronounced "Shee-vah") is a song by The Smashing Pumpkins (at the time, known as simply Smashing Pumpkins) that was the third single from their debut album Gish. It was written by Billy Corgan. "Siva" was also the first music video filmed by the band.