Finding my Sanscrit name in Spiritual Discussions Posted February 21, 2007 · Report reply Giridhari, which means Krishna, the lifter of the hill. Then there's also the very cool-sounding Gariman, meaning a venerable person. And Garuda, the eagle-carrier of Vishnu. And Garga, the family priest of Krishna's clan in Vraja. And so on and so forth, but such a name is customarily received from a guru.