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Lord Ganesh Mantras
Ganesh Sloka from Moothurai written by Avvaiyar
"vaakku undaam nalla manam undam maamalaraal
nokku undaam maeninudangaathu pookondu
thuppaar thirumeani thumpikkai yaan paatham
thappaamal saarvaar thamakku"
Those who worship with flowers at the feet of
the one with a beautiful body and a trunk
will have the gift of the tongue, an alert mind,
the grace of the Goddess of wealth and a healthy life.
"வாக்கு உண்டாம் நல்ல மனம் உண்டாம் மாமலராள்
நோக்கு உண்டாம் மேனிநுடங்காது - பூக்கொண்டு
துப்பார் திருமேனித் தும்பிக்கை யான் பாதம்
தப்பாமல் சார்வார் தமக்கு"
பூக்களைக் கொண்டு சிவந்த மேனியுடைய விநாயகரது பாதங்களைத்
துதிப்பவர்க்கு வாக்குத் திறமையும், நல்ல மனமும், பெருமலரை உடைய
லக்ஷ்மியின் கடாக்ஷமும், நோயற்ற வாழ்வும் கிடைக்கும்.
Gajananam Bhoota Ganadi Sevitam - Powerful Ganesha MantraDownload Mantra
"Gajananam Bhoota Ganadi Sevitam,
Kapittha Jambu phalasara bhakshitam
Umasutam Shoka Vinasha karanam
Namami Vighneswara pada pankajam"
"Oh Elephant-faced, worshiped by the existing beings, of all living beings, tasting the elephant apple (kaith) and jambolana (jamun), the Son of Uma, destroyer of grief, I bow to the lotus feet of Ganesh who is lord of all."
Ganesh Stotra - To Remove obstacles in StudiesDownload Mantra
Paalum Theli Thenum Paagum Parupum
Ivai Naangum Kalandunaku Naan Tharuven
Kolam Sei Thunga Kari Mugathu Thoomaniye
Nee Enaku Sanga Thamizh Moondrum Thaa
Shuklam Baradharam Vishnum - MantraDownload Mantra
Shuklam Baradaram Vishnum, Sasi Varnam Chatur Bhujam,
Prasanna Vadanan Dyayet, Sarva Vignoba Sandaye
I meditate upon the Lord Ganesha who is clad in white garment (dhoti), who is pervading, who is as bright colored as Moon, who has a smiling face, having four shoulders (or hands), and who is the remover of obstacles.
Lord Hanuman Mantras
Slokas for Hanuman
Lord Hanuman Mantras 1Download Mantra
"Buddhir Balam Yasho Dhairyam
Nir Bhayatvam Arogata
Ajatyam Vak Patutvam Cha
Hanumat Smaranat Bhavet"
By remembering Hanuman, one can gain wisdom, strength, success, courage, fearlessness, lack of ill health, lack of sluggishness, and Oratory skills.
"Manoj-avam Maruti Tulya Vegam
Jitendriyam Bhudhi-mataam Varishtam
Sri Ramadootam Sharanam Prapadye OR Sri Ramadootam Shirasaa Namami"
I surrender to Hanuman, the messenger of Lord Rama, whose speed is as swift as the mind and as swift as the wind, who has controlled his sense organs and is the most intelligent among the intelligent ones; who is the son of Vayu and the chief of the monkey tribe.
Lord Hanuman Mantras 2Download Mantra
Kaanchanaadri Kamaneeya Vigraham
Bhavayami pavamana nandanam"
Anjana’s son, his face deep red,
His body shining like a golden mountain,
Dwelling always at the root of the Parijata tree,
On him, I meditate; the Wind-god’s son.
Lord Hanuman Mantras 3Download Mantra
"Yatra yatra Raghunatha Keertanam
Tatra tatra Krita mastakanjalim
Bhaashpa-vaari paripoorna lochanam
Marutim namada rakshasa-antakam"
In all those nooks and corners, where the lord of Raghunath (Rama)* is sung about, In all such nooks and corners is he (Hanuman), With tears flooding from the eyes, Salutations to my Lord Maruthi*, He who saw the end of all evil ones.
Lord Hayagreeva mantras
Hayagreeva mantra for EducationDownload Mantra
"Gyaanaanadamayam Devam, Nirmala Sphatikaakrutim
Aadhaaram Sarva Vidyaanaam, Hayagreevam Upaasmahe"
Students can chant the mantra, but for more effective results, grandparents, parents or anyone can do this on his/her behalf.
Lord Krishna Mantras
Hare Krishna Mantra
"Hare Rama Hare Rama
Rama Rama Hare Hare
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna
Krishna Krishna Hare Hare"
"ஹரே ராமா ஹரே ராமா
ராமா ராமா ஹரே ஹரே
ஹரே கிருஷ்ணா ஹரே கிருஷ்ணா
கிருஷ்ணா கிருஷ்ணா ஹரே ஹரே"
The Hare Krishna mantra is a chant meant for enhancing consciousness to the greatest possible degree. Chanting the Hare Krishna mantra can give peace, happiness, God realization, freedom from repeated birth and death, and total self-fulfillment. Also known as themaha-mantra—great chant—it consists of three Sanskrit names of the Supreme Being; "Hare," "Krishna," and "Rama."
Lord Kubera mantras
Kubera Gayatri mantraDownload Mantra
"Om Yaksha Rajaya Vidhmaya
Tanna Kubera Prechodayath."
“We meditate on Kuber, the king of the Yakshas, and son of Vishravana. May that god of wealth inspire and illumine us.”
Chanting this mantra with a sincere heart blesses the practitioner with prosperity and money by drawing new avenues and sources of income and wealth. Worshipping Lord Kubera by chanting His mantras daily brings about a distinct change in one’s abundance and luck. This spiritual practice is believed to be a great (and simple) way of pleasing the Lord to grant us with wealth and fortune. This wealth mantra can be recited 108 times daily and can be chanted for 21 days or until getting the desired results.
Lord Muruga Mantras
Sloka for SubramanyaDownload Mantra
Rudrasya Soonam Sura-sainya-natham
Guham Sadaa Sharanam-aham Prapadye"
I seek Sharan (refuge) in Guha (one who resides in the cave of the heart; another name for Subramanya), Who has 6 faces, Who adorns the color of Kumkum or Blood (red), one Who is a great warrior (?), one Whose vahana is the divine peacock, one Who is Rudra’s (Shiva’s) son, one Who is the leader of the army of devas.
Muruga Gayatri MantraDownload Mantra
"Om Karthikeyaaya Vidmahe
Thanno Skanda prachodayath"
Muruga Gayatri mantra is known as the Victory mantra. Gives protection to the reciter, can ward away negative effects and black magic. Win over rivals and court cases.
Lord Narasimha Mantras
Narasimha SlokaDownload Mantra
"namostu narayana narasimha
namostu narayana veerasimha |
namostu narayana krurasimha
namostu narayana divyasimha ||
"namostu narayana vyaghrasimha
namostu narayana pucchasimha |
namostu narayana purnasimha
namostu narayana raudrasimha ||
"namo namo beeshana bhadrasimha
namo namo vijvala netrasimha |
namo namo brmhita bhutasimha
namo namo nirmala cittasimha ||
"namo namo nirjita kalasimha
namo namah kalpita kalpasimha |
namo namah kamada kamasimha
namo namaste bhuvanaikasimha ||
Lord Rama Mantras
Rama mantraDownload Mantra
"Shree-rama rama rameti
rame raame mano-rame
Saha-sranaama tat tulyam
Sree Raama-naama varaa-nana om nama iti"
This Rama mantra is a transcript from the Vishnu sahasranama stotra itself. Reciting or repeating the name of Rama yields the same results as reciting the whole of Vishnu Sahasranama stotra.
Ramaya Rama Bhadraya MantraDownload Mantra
"Ramaya Rama Bhadraya Ramachandraya Vedhase
Raghu Nadhaya Nadhaya Sitayah Pataye Namaha"
To Rama, Ramabhadra, Raghunatha(these are different names of Lord Rama), the Lord, the consort of Seetha, our salutations to him.
Lord Shiva Mantras
Shiva Gayatri MantraDownload Mantra
"Aum Bhur Bhuvah Swaha
Aum Tadpurushaaya Vidvamahe,
Tanno Rudra Prachodayaat"
Aum. Let us invoke the three realms of earth (-bhur), wind (-bhuvah) and fire (-swaha). Aum. Let us invoke the superlative (-tad) male (-purusha) and omniscient lord (-vidvamahe). Let us meditate and focus upon (-dheemahi) the supreme (-maha) lord (-devaaya). Let us ask Shiva (-rudra) to provide us inspiration and guidance (-prachodayaat) in our spiritual journeys.
- Protection in all areas of life.
- Removal of planetary malefics as Shiva rules the Navagraha.
- Health, peace and success.
- Awakening of higher consciousness.
- Chanting Shiva gayatri gives the aspirant to control baser instincts like desire for sex, etc.
Shiv Gayatri Mantra For LongevityDownload Mantra
"Om Mahaadevaay Vidmahe
Rudra Moortaye Dheemahi
Tanno Shivah Prachodyaat"
Shiv Gayatri Mantra is recited for getting long life(longevity).
Shiva Mrityunjaya MantraDownload Mantra
"Om Tryambakam yajamahe sugandhim pushhtivardhanam
Urvarukamiva bandhanan mrityor mukshiya maamritath."
Om. We worship The Three-Eyed Lord Shiva who is fragrant and who increasingly nourishes the devotees. Worshipping lord Shiva may we be liberated from death for the sake of immortality just as the ripe cucumber easily separates itself from the binding stalk.
Overcome fatal diseases and untimely death.
Lord Vishnu Mantras
Slokas for VishnuDownload Mantra
"Shanta Karam Bhujaga Shayanam
Vishvadharam Gagana Sadrsham
Megha Varnam Shubhangam
Lakshmi Kantam Kamala Nayanam
Yogibhir Dhyana Gamyam
Vande Vishnum Bhava Bhaya Haram
Sarva Lokaiaka Natham"
I adore Vishnu, the embodiment of Peace, who sleeps on the serpent,
Whose naval is the lotus of the Universe
Who is the Lord of the Gods, who is the support of the Universe, Who is in the form of Space (the Omnipresent)
Whose color resembles that of clouds, Whose body is auspicious
Who is the Lord of Lakshmi, whose eyes are like lotuses
Who is attainable by Yogis through meditation
Who is the destroyer of the fear of birth and death
And who is the One Lord of all the Worlds
Sloka for NavagrahaDownload Mantra
"Om Namah Sooryaya Chandraya Mangalaya Budhaya Cha
Guru Shukra Shanibhyascha Raahave Ketave Namo Namaha"
My Salutations to Soorya (Sun), Chandra (Moon), Mangala (Mars) and Budha (Mercury). I also salute Guru (Jupiter), Shukra (Venus), Shani (Saturn) as well as Rahu and Ketu
Sloka for ShaniDownload Mantra
"Sangadam theerkkum sani bagawaane
mangalam ponga manam vaitharulvaai
sacharavindri saagaa neriyil
ichagam vaazha innarul thaa thaa"
சங்கடங் தீர்க்கும் சனி பகவானே
மங்களம் போங்க மனம் வைத்தருள்வாய்
சச்சரவின்றிச் சாகா நெறியில்
இச்சகம் வாழ இன்னருள் தா தா
According to the popular belief anyone who chants this mantra remains under the merciful eyes of god Shani and is saved from all evils, sufferings, pains and hardships. They always remain happy and lead the kind of life that they desire.
Mantra For GuruDownload Mantra
"Gurur Brahmaa Gurur Vishnu
Gurur Devo Maheshwarah
Guru Saakshaata Parabrahma
Tasmai Shri Guruve Namah"
Meaning of Guru Mantra
"Guru is Brahma, Guru is Vishnu,
Guru is Maheshwara (Shiva),
Guru is Supreme Brahman Itself
Prostration unto that Guru"
Guru is the remover of darkness: Gu means darkness, and Ru means remover. Darkness refers to what obscures the light of awareness. Guru is the enlightenment principal that aids one in the realization of the true Self, the whole Self, the holy Self. The guru removes avidya, or ignorance, which is a case of mistaken identity. It is when you think you are your personality, mistaking your body/mind container for who you are and ignore who you really are. It is when you feel separate from the whole.
By reciting this mantra with a sincere heart, you will see that the power that enlightens is all around you at all times. The mantra asks for the ability to see the guru in all names and forms, and even to acknowledge, love and serve the guru who you cannot see, who is beyond all visible forms. The guru is your own self, the inner guiding light.
Your own birth, the creation principle, holds within it the potential for enlightenment. This would include your parents, your day and the place of your birth and all the circumstances surrounding your birth. Many people find it difficult to recognize the guru in their parents. Many of us spend a lot of time complaining about the bodies we have been given by our parents and blame our parents for the difficulties in our lives.
The situation we are living in right now at this time is where guru Vishnu manifests. If we could see our present circumstances - who we work with, who we live with, who our friends are - as embodying the guru principle, we might stop perceiving them as in the way of our happiness and begin to realize that they might be providing us with the way for our enlightenment to unfold.
The most difficult circumstances to accept in a positive way are the calamities, the injuries and illnesses that befall us physically or mentally. Guru devo Maheshwara manifests as the big challenges in our lives, which actually provide us with the greatest opportunities for clearing away avidya and embracing all that happens to us as a gift from God. Destruction always opens the door for transformation.
To see the guru in the teacher who is right in front of you, giving you the teachings of enlightenment, may be very difficult for us due to preconceived idealistic notions about what a guru is supposed to look like. This prejudice may disable us from seeing past the outer form or personality of the teacher.
To acknowledge that the guru is beyond name and form, beyond what we could imagine with the limited vision of the thinking mind, is to begin to open to the mystery of cosmic awareness.
The most potent prayer is the last line of the mantra in which we ask to have the good sense to be humble enough not to miss our chance to recognize the guru when they do appear. Only if we can let go of our self-cherishing, our pride, our need to be recognized and our yearning to be given credit for the things we do, can we ever hope to encounter the guru, that which brings enlightenment to our soul.
Powerful Maa Saraswati Mantras
An important part of the holy trinity (Lakshmi, Parvati and Saraswati), Maa Saraswati is the mother goddess of music, arts and craft, knowledge, wisdom, consciousness and all Vedas. It is said if that one tries to appease the Goddess with the purest of emotions and true heart, she will bestow them with the power to overcome any obstacles in their path; especially obstacles one faces in their educational life and career.
The all-encompassing mother, she is known by various names by her devotees. She is popularly known as Sakala Kaladhistatri – a goddess bestowing the gift of art and Vak Devi – the goddess of speech. Students and freshers, even experienced professionals across the world, offer libations and the many Saraswati mantras to bring about a positive change in their lives.
Chanting The Bija MantraDownload Mantra
The Bija Mantra is chanted by devotees as an offering or salutations to Maa Saraswati.
Aing Saraswathye Namah
Chanting The Vidya Mantra For StudentsDownload Mantra
Students who struglle to score well or pass their exams, this mantra is known to improve the power of concentration and memory in students.
Siddhir Bavathume Sadha"
Maa Saraswati Mantra
This mantra is chanted to seek blessings to eradicate the evils of ignorance and bestow the devotee with intelligence.
Saar Paramaadyaam Jagadvyaapineem Veennaa Pushtak
Haste Sfatik Maalikaam Vidhateem
Paramaasane Sansthitaam Vande Taam
Parameshwareem Bhagwateem Buddhi Pradaam Shaaradaam."
Maa Saraswati MantraDownload Mantra
This simple mantra is mainly chanted by students to make learning easy and help them score well in exams.
"Om Aim Hrim
Kleem Maha Saraswati Devaya
Saraswati Mantra For Excellence In AcademicsDownload Mantra
This mantra is chanted by students before they start studying for their exams so that Maa blesses them with the power of memory and concentration.
Sidhir bhavathu mey sada"
Maa Saraswati Mantra For Success In CareerDownload Mantra
This mantra is chanted to seek success from Maa in career and education. This mantra is also known as Gayathri of Saraswati.
Vageeshwaryae Vidmahe Vagwadeenyae
Dhimahe Tannah Saraswati Prachodayat"
Maa Saraswati Mantra To Seek GloryDownload Mantra
This mantra is chanted to seek the divine blessings of Goddess Saraswati to gain all glories and powers of knowledge that exist in the world.
Vidyam dehi namosthuthe"
Saraswati Mantra To Gain KnowledgeDownload Mantra
This mantra is chanted to acquire the blessings of knowledge
"Vad Vad Vaagwaadinee Swaha"
Maa Saraswati Mantra To Gain IntelligenceDownload Mantra
This mantra is chanted for enhanced intelligence in students and adults alike.
Aing Hreeng Shreeng
Vaagdevyai Saraswatyai Namah"
Saraswati Mantra To Gain WisdomDownload Mantra
This mantra is chanted to be blessed with wisdom of wealth and knowledge.
Arham Mukha Kamal Vaasinee
Paapaatma Kshayam Kaari
Vad Vad Vaagwaadinee Saraswati
Aing Hreeng Namah Swaaha"
Bath Time SlokaDownload Mantra
Bathing is a time when people take a shower to shed the physical impurities and dirt of their body. Following is the Shloka/ Sloka for a Holy Bath, which can be recited while taking a bath.
"Ganga Cha Yamuna Chaiva Godavari Saraswati,
Narmada Sindhu Kaveri Jalesmin Sannidhim Kuru"
The literal meaning of this mantra is: "In this water, I invoke the presence of divine waters from the rivers Ganga, Yamuna, Godavari, Saraswati, Narmada, Sindhu and Kaveri. These rivers are considered as goddesses and I pray to them for considering me for their blessings.
God has given us a beautiful life to live and has created this beautiful world. There are massive rivers and oceans in it. Many rivers like, Ganga, Yamuna, Saraswati etc have their own significance. Taking bath in these rivers is considered auspicious. So, reciting this Sloka with a sincere heart brings you the benefit of taking bath in these rivers.
Bedtime Mantra (Before going to Bed (Night prayer for forgiveness) MantraDownload Mantra
"Karacharana Krn Itam Vaakkaayajam Karmajam Vaa,
Shravananayanajam Vaa Maanasam Vaaparaadham,
Vihitamavihitam Vaa Sarvametatkshamasva,
Jaya Jaya Karunaabdhe Shriimahaadeva Shambho"
The literal meaning of the mantra is: "O God, kindly pardon my incorrect actions done consciously or unconsciously, either through my organs of action (hand, feet, and speech) or through my organs of perception (eyes, ears) or by my mind. I adore the God, who is the ocean of kindness".
By God's grace, we have completed one more day of our life. So, in order to thank god and to ask for his mercy, one can recite this Sloka. This bedtime Sloka is a prayer to God asking him to excuse our mistakes and maintain his mercy on us.
Sloka While Eating(Before Meal)Download Mantra
Eating is an important activity, which is required in order to live. It is God, who has created each and every thing. Food, hunger, living beings, all of them form the part of God's creation. One should remember God, the omnipresent, who has given both, sweet and sour delicacies to satisfy our taste-buds. Following is the Sloka/ Shloka which can be recited while eating or taking your food.
"Brahmaarpanam Brahma Havih Brahmaagnau Brahmana Hutam,
Brahmaiva Tena Gantavyam Brahmakarmasamaadhina"
"A practice of offering is Brahman, the oblation is Brahman, the device of offering is Brahman, and the fire (hunger) to which the offering is made, is also Brahman. For such a one, who abides in everything (Brahman), by him alone Brahman is reached".
Brahman refers to God himself. This Shloka suggests that god is everywhere, in the food, inside the devotee and even the hunger is God. So, devotee is taking the food (God) to the hunger (God). To put succinctly, we always thank god for his divine grace.
Aagaya (Ether) Gayathri MantraDownload Mantra
"Aum Aagayaaya Vidmahe
Thanno Gagana Prachodayath"
This Aagaya Gayatri Mantra (Aakasha Gayatri Mantra) protects one against rain, thunderstorm, and natural disasters.
Agni Gayatri MantraDownload Mantra
"Ohm Mahajwalay Vidmahe Agni Madhyay Dhimhi |
Tanoo: Agni Prachodayat"
Om, Let me meditate on the great flame, Oh, God of fire, grant me with higher intellect, Oh let the radiant God of Fire illuminate my mind.
Regular chanting of Agni Gayatri Mantra gives peace of mind and keeps away all the evil from your life and makes you healthy, wealthy and prosperous.
Jala (Water) Gayatri MantraDownload Mantra
"Aum Jalabimbaaya Vidmahe
Thanno Appu Prachodayath"
This mantra is chanted to overcome all kind of problems faced in the sea, river, lake, and ocean.
Nila (Land) Gayatri MantraDownload Mantra
"Nila / Bumi Deva Gayatri Mantra
Aum Dhanya Viruthyai Cha Vidmahe
Bumi Roopyai Cha Dhimahee
Thanno Nila Prachodayath"
This mantra leads one to gain landed properties like houses and lands. Also good for the growth of plants.
Vayu Gayatri mantraDownload Mantra
"Om Sarvapranaya Vidhmahe
Thanno Vayuh Prachodayat."
”Om, Let me meditate on the life-giving air
One who holds the scepter, give me higher intellect,
And let the God of Winds illuminate my mind.”
The mantra generates a clean environment and prevents air pollution. Chanting this mantra 108 times/daily will awaken your spiritual awareness, cure respiratory diseases and increase the potential of the mind and its power, resulting in gained intellect and expansive thought.
Varuna Bhagavan SlokamDownload Mantra
"Om Jala Bimbaya Vidmahe
Nila Purushaya Dhee Mahe
Thanno Varuna Prachodayath"
Mantra For RainDownload Mantra
Prajaamaana -Vapusham Susismitham,
Sloka related to ThiruneerDownload Mantra
"Poosa iniyathu neeru, punniya mavathu neeru
Pesa iniyathu neeru, perunthava thorkalum kellam
Aasai kedupathu neeru, Anthama thaavathu neeru
Thesam pukalvathu neeru Thiruaalavaayaan thiruneere"