Brahmacharini Navdurga, Apperance & Dhyana Mantra

Brahmacharini Mata is the second among Navadurga Goddess, nine Mother deities worshipped during Durga Navratri. Goddess Brahmacharini is worshipped on second day during Navaratri. Brahmacharini Maa Pooja 2012 date is October 17. In Vasant navratri 2012, Brahmacharini Maa is worshipped on March 24. Appearance and Iconography of Brahmacharini: Brahmacharini mata, the second manifestation of Navdurga […]

Navratri 2016 Stotras, Slokas or Prayers to recite during Durga Navratri Puja

Maa Vaishnavi Devi Vishweshwari Mahamaya

Navratri 2016 Stotras, Slokas or Prayers to recite during Durga Navratri Puja – Devi or Durga is stotra priya which means the Goddess is pleased by reciting prayers and praising her with mantras. Durga Saptashati or Chandi Path or Devi Mahatmyam, Durga Chandrakala Stuthi, Durga Apada uddaraka stotram, Durga Aarti, Durga Ashtakam, Durga Sahasranama stotram, Durga […]

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 , […]

Garbha Raksha Stotram, Prayer for Safe Pregnancy

Garbha Raksha Stotram (Prayer for Safe Pregnancy) is a prayer to be chanted by pregnant women (Garbhavathi). This stotram was written and compiled by Sage Sounaka (Sounaka Mahamuni). Ehyehi Bhagawan Brahman , Praja kartha, praja pathe, Pragruhsheeniva balim cha imam , Aaapathyaam raksha garbhineem. 1 Please accept this sacred Offering ,Lord Brahma, Who creates people, […]

Shivaratri Puja Mantras: Stotras, Prayers to chant during Mahashivratri Puja Procedure

Shivaratri puja is one of the auspicious Hindu rituals to perform on Mahashivratri. There are some simple Shiva Mantras or stotras or prayers to chant during Shivaratri puja procedure. It is to note that Mahashivaratri 2016 date is March 7. Bilvashtakam, Lingshtakam, Shiva Astakam, Shiva Panchakshari mantram, Shiva Chalisa, Shiva Aarti, Shiva Sahasranama stotram are […]

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, […]

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 […]