Magha Snana Mantras – Prayers or Stotras to chant during Maagha Snanam

Maagha Snan or Magha Snanam is the auspicious deed performed by a most of the Hindus during Magha month. There are some particular mantras recited or chanted during Magha Snan – the mantra to chant before entering into water for Magh Snan, Magha Snan Sankalp Mantra, mantra to recite during the Magh Snan, and prayer […]

Uttarayana Punyakalam Tharpana Sankalpa Mantras

Uttarayana Punyakalam Tharpana Sankalpa Mantras for 2016 are given here.. 15 January 2016 is an auspicious day to perform Uthrayana Punya kalam Tharpana. Uttarayana Punyakalam Tharpana Sankalpa Mantras – 15 January 2016 Manmatha nama samvathsare ,Dakshinayane  , hemantha  rithou, Makara  mase , Shukla  pakshe, sashtyam punya thidhou, Brugu vasara yukthayam, Uttara proshtapada   nakshatra yukthayam, […]

Chithirai Vishu Punyakaala Tharpana Mantras, 13 April 2016

Chithirai Vishu Punyakaala Tharpana Mantras for 13 April 2016.. Chaitra Ravi Vishu Punyakala in Manmatha year starts at 7.46 PM. 13 April 2016 – Chaithra ravi  vishu punya kala (the new year Durmukha  starts at  7.46 PM) Durmukha  nama samvathsare ,utharayane , Vasantha rithou, Mesha    mase , Shukla   pakshe, adhya Sapthamyam    punya thidhou , […]

Saraswati Puja Stotras: Mantras, Prayers to recite during Saraswati Pooja

Saraswati Puja is observed on Basant Panchami and during Navratri Durga Puja. It is an important part of our life to worship Goddess Saraswati… starting from our Vidhyabhyasam or Aksharabhyasam .. throughout the life we pray to the Goddess in every major occasion. Here are some Saraswati Puja stotras to chant or recite during Basant […]

Shailputri Navdurga, Apperance & Dhyana Mantra

shailaputri

Goddess Shailputri is the first among the nine Navadurga Goddesses. Shailputri mata is worshipped on the first day during Durga Navratri Pooja. In 2015, Maa Shailaputri Puja date October 13 in Ashwin Navratri and March 21 in Vasanta Navratri Durga Puja. The Goddess is worshipped on Kalash Sthapana or Ghatsthapana day. Appearance and Iconography of Maa Shailaputri: […]

Durga Saptashati: Chandi Path, Devi Mahatmyam

Goddess Durga

The Devi Mahatmya, Durga Saptasati or Chandi Path, is a great book in Hindu world. It is a compilation of 700 slokas or verses in which the whole universal facts are embedded. It is well versed text which has to be recited during Durga Navratri or Durga Puja. Durga Saptashati tells everything of this world […]

Ganesha Mangalashtakam: Vinayaka Mangalam (Ganapathi Mangala Aarti)

Here are the lyrics of Ganesha Mangalashtakam. Ganesha Mangalashtakam or Vinayaka Mangalam, also known as Ganapathi Mangala Aarti is Aarti prayer to Lord Ganesha. This is an eight verse stotram in which each verse ends with the word ‘Mangalam’. Mangalam means prosperity. Ganesha Mangalashtakam is recited at the end of Lord Ganesh Puja. Gajananaya Gangeya […]

Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Ashtottara Shatanamavali, 108 Names of Anantha Padmanabha Swamy

Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Ashtottara Shatanamavali lists out the 108 Names of Anantha Padmanabha Swamy. The 108 names of Lord Anantha are chanted during Ananta Chaturdashi vrata which falls in Bhadrapda Month as per Hindu calendar. Here are the lyrics of Anantha padmanabha swamy Ashottara Shatanamavali.. Om anathaya Namah Om padmanabhaya Namah Om sheshaya Namah Om […]

Rakshabandhan Mantra: Mantram to recite while tying Rakhi

Rakshabandhan Rakhi

Rakshabandhan mantra, the mantram or sloka, to recite while tying Rakhi is associated with the legend of King Bali and Goddess Laxmi about Raksha Bandhan. Sisters recite Rakshabandhan mantra while tying Rakhi on to brothers hands. Here is the mantra or stotra of Raksha Bandhanam. Raksha Bandhan 2015 date is 29 August. “Yenabaddho Baleeraja Daanavendro […]

Ganapati Prarthana Ghanapatham in Bengali

Ganapati Prarthana Ghanapatham in Bengali, Lyrics of Ganapati Prarthana Ghanapatham in Bengali.. Ganapati Prarthana Ghanapatham begins with ‘Om Gananaam thwa Ganapathim havamahe…’.. Here are the lyrics of Ganapati Prarthana Ghanapatham in Bengali ওং গণানা”ম ত্বা গণপ’তিগ্‍ম হবামহে কবিং ক’বীনাম উপমশ্র’বস্তবম | জ্য়েষ্ঠরাজং ব্রহ্ম’ণাং ব্রহ্মণস্পত আ নঃ’ শৃণ্বন্নূতিভি’স্সীদ সাদ’নম || প্রণো’ দেবী সর’স্বতী | বাজে’ভির বাজিনীবতী | ধীনাম’বিত্র্য়’বতু […]