"O one of good rites. Thanks to my blessings. All those who listen to this (thousand names of Siva) will achieve their desires without serious dangers."
"There is no doubt that those who recite and teach this hymn (thousand names of Siva) will have no misery at all even in dreams."
"This (thousand names of Siva) is destructive of distress. It yields learning and wealth. It is excellent and meritorious and bestows all desires and devotion to Siva always."
(The above statements are from the Siva Purana and are stated by Lord Siva.)