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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Ganapati Prarthana Ghanapatham in Gujarati

Ganapati Prarthana Ghanapatham in Gujarati, Lyrics of Ganapati Prarthana Ghanapatham in Gujarati.. Ganapati Prarthana Ghanapatham begins with ‘Om Gananaam thwa Ganapathim havamahe…’.. Here are the lyrics of Ganapati Prarthana Ghanapatham in Gujarati ઓં ગણાના”મ ત્વા ગણપ’તિગ્‍મ હવામહે કવિં ક’વીનામ ઉપમશ્ર’વસ્તવમ | જ્યેષ્ઠરાજં બ્રહ્મ’ણાં બ્રહ્મણસ્પત આ નઃ’ શૃણ્વન્નૂતિભિ’સ્સીદ સાદ’નમ || પ્રણો’ દેવી સર’સ્વતી | વાજે’ભિર વાજિનીવતી | ધીનામ’વિત્ર્ય’વતુ […]

Purusha Suktam in Malayalam

Purusha Suktam in Malayalam, Lyrics of Purusha Suktam in Malayalam.. Purusha Sukta (Purusha Suktam) is a hymn taken from Rigveda. It is dedicated to Purusha, the cosmic being. The seer of Purusha Suktham is Rishi Narayana. The first version of Purusha Suktam has 16 verses in which 15 are in Anustubh Chandas (meter) and the final […]

Sarpa Suktam, a Prayer to chant during Naga Puja

Sarpa Suktam is a powerful prayer generally chanted during Naga Puja – Nag Panchami & Nag Chaturthi & Manasa Devi Ashtanag Puja. Sarpa Suktham is a mantram or stotram dedicated to nine prominent Serpent Gods: Ananta, Vasuki, Padmanabha, Sesha, Kambala, Shankhapala, Dhrutharashtra, Takshaka and Kaaliya. Here is the text or lyrics of Sarpa Suktam.. Brahma […]

Gauri Astottara Satanamavali, 108 names of Mangala Gowri

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Shri Gauri Astottara Satanamavali or 108 names of Mangala Gowri. This stotram to recite during Gauri Puja, especially on Mangala Gauri Puja, Maha Gouri Puja or Shodasa Gauri Puja. Devotees recite Gouri Astottaram on every Friday. Here are the lyrics of Gauri Astottara Shatanamavali….. Om Shree gauryai namah Om Ganesha jananyai namah Om Guhambi kayai […]

Narayana Suktam

Narayana Suktam is a hymn taken mentioned in Yajurveda. According to some commentaries, Narayana Suktam is referred to as an appendix of the Purusha Suktam. Narayana Suktam is also dedicated to the cosmic being, the trinity of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. Narayana Suktam is also considered as one of the Shanti Mantras chanted during Puja […]

Ganesha Chalisa

Ganesha Chalisa is a 40-verse prayer dedicated to Lord Ganesha. Ganesha Chalisa is one of the popular prayers chanted during Ganesh Chaturthi Puja celebrations. Ganesha Chalisa starts with the verse “Jai Ganapati Sadguna Sadan…” Jai Ganapati Sadguna Sadan, Kavivar Badan Kripaal, Vighna Haran Mangal Karan, Jai Jai Girijaalaal Jai Jai Jai Ganapati Ganaraaju, Mangal Bharana Karana Shubha […]