Who are some famous Hindu people?

Below listed are prominent and famous Hindus:

  • Abhinavagupta: Exponent of Kashmir Saivism
  • Agastyar: Saint, First and foremost person of Siddha
  • Aksapada Gautama: author of Nyaya Sutras, the foundation of the Nyaya school of Hinduism
  • Annie Besant: Theosophist and president of the Congress Party
  • Sri Aurobindo: Mystic and philosopher
  • Auvaiyar: Beloved Tamil female saint
  • A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada: Founder-acharya of ISKCON
  • Acharya Koshalendraprasad Pande Acharya of Ahmedabad Gadi of the Swaminarayan Sampraday
  • Acharya Rakeshprasad Pande Acharya of Vadtal Gadi of the Swaminarayan Sampraday
  • Bharata: Advocated Advaita philosophy, Bharat, the other name for India, is named after him
  • Bhartrihari: Author of Vairagya Satakam, hundred verses of renunciation
  • Bhaskararaya: Author of Varivasya Rahasyam
  • Bogar: Legendary South Indian Siddhar. Created Lord Murugan statue in Palani.
  • Kautilya Chanakya: Philosopher,Social Reformer, Economist, Politician, Administrator, Author of Artha shastra
  • Krishna Chandra Bhattacharya: Philosopher
  • Kanakadasa:Greatest Saint of Bhakti movement.
  • Swami Chinmayananda: Religious leader
  • Deepak Chopra: Personality Development Author
  • Ananda Coomaraswamy: Art historian
  • Dattatreya: Narrated Jnana Kanda, taught Ashtanga Yoga to Patanjali
  • Swami Dayananda: Religious leader
  • Shri Madhvacharya: Philosopher Saint
  • Narayana Guru: Mystic and philosopher
  • Nigamananda: Yogi, Philosopher Saint
  • Nisargadatta Maharaj: Teacher
  • Patanjali: Founder of Patanjali Yoga
  • Ram Dass: American spiritual leader
  • Ramana Maharshi: Mystic
  • Ram Mohan Roy: Reformer
  • Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa: Philosopher Saint, Social reformer
  • Ramanuja: Philosopher Saint
  • Dr. Rajeev Menon, Hindu Rashtrapathy, Hindu Mahasabha spiritual Leader
  • Sant Sri Asaramji Bapu: Saint & Spiritual preceptor
  • Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan: Vedantic Philosopher
  • Shankaracharya of Kanchi, Hindu Seer & Spiritual preceptor
  • Shriram Sharma Acharya: Founder of the All World Gayatri Pariwar
  • Swami Sivananda: Yogi
  • Sivaya Subramuniyaswami: Modern sage
  • Thirumoolar: One of the 18 Siddhars
  • Sage Valmiki: Author of the epic Ramayana
  • Swami Vivekananda: Philosopher Saint, Social reformer
  • Sri Sri Ravishankar: Spiritual Guru, Founder of the Art of Living Foundation
  • Swami Sathyananda Saraswathi: Jagadguru,Reckoned as the greatest Karmayogi to uphold Sanatana Dharma since Swami Vivekananda
  • Vyasa: Author of the epic Mahabharata
  • Paramahansa Yogananda: Yogi
  • Tibbetibaba: Philosopher Saint
  • Purandara Dasa: Father of Carnatic music & philosopher

For complete List of Hindus please check the Wikipedia URL in the related links section. It covers prominent people in the below fields too:

  1. Monarchs / National leaders / Politicians
  2. Business leaders / Top executives
  3. Writers / Poets
  4. Scholars
  5. Scientists / Inventors / Engineers / Doctors
  6. Mathematicians
  7. Musicians / Singers / Dancers
  8. Film Producers / Directors
  9. Sports figures