Mantras and Slokas
| Shri Ganesha Vandana |
Vakratunda Mahaakaaya, Suryakoti Samaprabha. Nirvighnam kuru Mey Deva, Sarvakaaryeshu Sarvada.
O, Lord ganesha of the curved trunk and massive body, the one whose splendor is equal to millions of suns, please bless me so that I do not face any obstacles in my endeavors.
Gajaananam bhootha ganaathi sevihtam,
Kapitha jambu bhala saara bhakshitham.
Umaasutham shoka Vinaasha Kaaranam,
Namaami vigneshwara Paadapangajam.
| Ayyappa |
Bhootha naatha sada nanda,
Sarva bhoota dayaabara.
Raksha raksha maha baho,
Shastrey thubhyam namo namaha.
Swamiye sharanam ayyappa !
| Gayatri Devi |
Om ! Bhoor Bhuva Suvah: Thath Savithur Vare'nyam
Bhargo Dhevasya Dheemahi Dhiyo Yo Nah: Prachodhayath
AUM, O' triple wonder of creation, continuence, and dispersion Splendour of the three inter-linked worlds here, and around, and beyond; ! [Physical, the subtle and the potential]
O' adorable immaculate One, May You, that Supreme Divine being, stimulate our intellegence for our self awakening, so that we may realize the Supreme Truth . . . . !!
| Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra |
Om Tryambakam yajamahe sugandhim pushti vardhanam
Urvaarukamiva bandhanan-mrityur-mukshiya mamritat
The Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra is very much a protector from accidents, mishaps and daily calamities in the modern busy life.
| Shri Brahma |
Gurubrahma Guruvishnu Gurudevo Maheswarah,
Guru saakshaat Param Brahma Tasmai shri guravey Namah.
The guru is none other than the creator, Lord Brahma; he verily is Lord Vishnu, the preserver, and the truly is Maheswara, the destroyer. He is the supreme Brahma himself. To such a guru I offer my salutations.
| Shri Rama |
| Shri Krishna |
| Shri Vishnu Stuthi |
Shaantha kaaram Bhujagashayanam. Padmanaabham suresham,
Vishwaadhaaram gaganasadrusham meghavarnam shubhangam
Lakshmi kaantham kamalanayanam yogibhidhyarnagamyam
Vandhe vishnum bhavabhayahram sarvalokayeeka Naatham.
| Shri Saraswathi Vandanam |
Yaa Kundendu tushaara haaradhavalaa, Yaa shubhravastraavritha Yaa veenavara dandamanditakara, Yaa shwetha padmaasanaa, Yaa brahmaachyutha shankara prabhritibhir Devaisadaa Vanditha (poojitaa) Saa Maam Paatu Saraswatee Bhagavatee Nihshesha jaadyaapahaa.
May that Goddess - Bhagavati - the blessed Saraswathi presiding deity of learning and remover of our lethargy, laziness and ignorance, protect us. She is pure and white like the jasmine, the full moon and the garland like formation of dewdrops. She is dressed in a spotless robe. She has in her hand the auspicious instrument veena. She is seated on a white lotus. She is the one who is always respected by Brahma the creator, Vishnu the preserver, Shankara the annihilator and other Gods.
Saraswathi - Before Study
Sidhir bhavathu mey sada !!
Oh ! Goddess, Saraswathi, my humble prostrations unto Thee, who are the fulfiller of all my wishes. I start my studies with the request that thou will bestow Thy blessings on me.
| Devi Vandanam |
Sarva Mangala Maangallyey, Shivey Sarvaartha Saadhikey,
Sharanyey Thriyambakey gauri, Narayanee Namosthuthey.
Aayur Dehi, Dhanam Dehi,
Vidhyam Dehi, Maheswari.
Samastha Mahilam Dehi,
| Subramanya |
Shadananam kumkuma raktha varnam,
Mahaamadhim divya mayura vaahanam.
Rudrasya soonam, sura sainya natham,
Guham satha, sharanam aham prabadhyey.
Shanmukhamcha ganaadeesham shampancha
Parameshwaram, mama dukha vinaashaaya,
| Shri Mahalakshmi Strotram |
Namasthesthu mahaamaaye shri pide sura poojithe
Shanku chakra gadha hasthe maha laxmi namosthuthe
Namasthe garudarude kolaasura bayankari
Sarva paapa hare devi maha laxmi namosthuthe
Sarvagne sarvavarade sarva dhusta bhayankari
Sarva dukha hare devi mahalaxmi namosthuthe
Siddhi buddhi pradedevi bhakthi mukthi pradayini
Mantra murthe sadaa devi maha laxmi namosthuthe
Adhyam thara hithe devi adhya shakthi maheshwari
Yogagna yoga samboothe maha laxmi namosthuthe
Sthoola sukshma maha rowdre maha sakthi mahodare
Maha papa hare devi maha laxmi namosthuthe
Padmasana sthithe devi parabrahma swaroopini
Parameshi jaganmatha maha laxmi namosthuthe
Shwethambaradare devi nanaalankara booshithe
Jagasmruthe jaganmatha maha laxmi namosthuthe
Mahalaxmeshtaka strotram ya padeth bhakthi manaraha
Sarva siddi mavapnothi rajyam prapnothi sarvadha
Eka kale padenithyam maha papa vinashanam
Dwikaleya padenithyam dhana dhaanya samanvithaha
Trikaleya padenithyam maha shathru vinashanam
Mahalaxmi bhave nithyam prasana vradha shubha
| Om Shanaiswaraaya Namaha |
Neelamjala Samaabhasam Raviputhram yamaagrajam
Chaaya Maarthanda Sambootham Namaami shanaiswaram
Suryaputtrao Dheergadehi Visalaaksha shivapriya
Mandachaara Prasannaatma Peeda harathu Mey shani
Konastha Pingalo Babhru krishnou Roudraanthako Yamaha
Sourihi shanaischro Mandha Pippalaadena samsthu thaha
Yethani dasa Naamaani Praathaha uthaya ya padethe
Shanaischara Kritha peeda Na Kaschitha Bhavishyathi
| Hanuman - Aanjaneya Vandanam|
Aanjaneya Mathipada laadanam
Kaanchanadari Kamaneeya vigraham
Paarijaatha Taru moola vasinam
Paavayami Bhava maana nandanam
Manojavam Maarya tulya vekam
Jithendriyem Poorthimatham Varishtam
Vaadaatmajam Vaanarayutha mukham,
Shri Rama Dhootham Shirasaatnamaami
Shri Hanuman Chalisa