Significance of reciting Hanuman Chalisa

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Man’s needs have been classified by sages under four categories. Their primary requirement is wealth which is to be earned through honest means. This will naturally lead them to enjoy worldly pleasures. The third end which some pursue is righteous living, capable of giving greater joy and peace. Rare indeed are those who seek liberation […]

Sankat Mochan Hanuman Ashtak, Sankata Mochana Hanuman Ashtakam

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Sankat Mochan Hanuman Ashtak (Sankata Mochana Hanuman Ashtakam) is the prominent prayer chanted frequently in Hanuman temples of North India. Here is the text or lyrics of Sankat Mochan Hanuman Ashtak. This 8-verse prayer was written by Sant Tulsidas. The lyrics goes like.. Baal Samai Rabi Bhakshi Liyo Tabateenahu Loka Bhayo Andhiyaro Taahi So Traas […]

Chithirai Vishu Punyakaala Tharpana Mantras, 14 April 2019

Chithirai Vishu Punyakaala Tharpana Mantras for 14 April 2019.. Chaitra Ravi Vishu Punyakala in Vikari year starts at midnight 2 PM on 14 April 2019. The exact time of Mesha Sankranti 2019 (Mesha Sankramana Punya Kaalam) Mesha Sankramana Punya Kalam – 2.09 PM, 14 April 2019 Mesha Sankranti Punya Kaala Muhurta – 10.09 AM to […]

Ramayan Manka 108 | Shri Ram Manka 108 (Raghupati Raghav Rajaram, Patitha Pavan Sitaram)

Ramayan Manka 108 (Ram Manka 108) is a prayer comprising 108 verses / stanzas dedicated to Lord Shri Ram and Ramayana. Reciting it daily or on Tuesday or Saturday will make you free from all sorrows in life. Lord Shri Rama blesses you all with health, happiness and prosperity. रघुपति राघव राजाराम । पतितपावन सीताराम […]

Putra Prapti Mantras | Mantras to get Male child

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Putra Prapti Mantras are the Mantras to get Male child.. Putra Prapti Vratham is observed in Vaishakha Month in some parts of India and some people observe it in Bhadrapada Month. Here are some mantras for Putra Prapti… Putra Prapti Ashtakam Putra Prapti Ashtakam is one of the best mantras for blessing with male child. Click […]

Skandamata Navdurga, Dhyana Mantra & Spiritual importance

Skanda Mata

Skandamata is the fifth aspect of Navdurga Goddesses worshipped during Saran Navratri Durga pooja. Skanda mata puja 2019 date is October 3 in Sharad Navratri & April 10 in Chaitra Navratri. Spiritual importance of Skanda mata Navadurga pooja: Skanda mata is the fifth form of among nine tremendous aspects of Durga worshipped during Saran Navratra. […]

Kushmanda Navdurga | Dhyana Mantra & Spiritual importance

Kushmanda

Kushmanda Navdurga is the fourth aspect of Navadurga Goddesses worshipped during Durga Navratri pooja. In 2019, Maa Kushmanda pooja date is October 2 in Sharad Navratri and on April 9 in Vasant Navratri. Spiritual importance of Maa Kushmanda: Kushmanda Devi is worshipped on the fourth day of Navratra pooja. On this day, Yogis or other […]

Chandraghanta Navadurga | Dhyana Mantra & Spiritual importance

Chandraghanta is the third aspect of Navadurga Goddesses worshipped during Navratra Durga pooja. In 2019, Chandraghanta pooja (Maha Tritiya) date is October 1 in Sharad Navratri and April 8 in Vasant Chaitra Navratri. Chandraghanta Devi – Spiritual importance: During Durga Navaratra pooja, Chandraghanta puja has a great importance. On the third day of Maha Navratra, […]

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 2019 date is September 30. In Vasant navratri 2019, Brahmacharini Maa was worshipped on april 7. Appearance and Iconography of Brahmacharini: Brahmacharini mata, the second manifestation of Navdurga […]

Durga Saptashati | Chandi Path | Devi Mahatmyam

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 […]

Shailputri Navdurga, Apperance & Dhyana Mantra

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Goddess Shailputri is the first among the nine Navadurga Goddesses. Shailputri mata is worshipped on the first day during Durga Navratri Pooja. In 2019, Maa Shailaputri Puja date September 29 in Ashwin Navratri and April 6 in Chaitra Navratri. The Goddess is worshipped on Kalash Sthapana or Ghatsthapana day. Appearance and Iconography of Maa Shailaputri: […]

Radha Saptami Stotram, Ratha Saptami Prayer | Slokam to Surya Bhagwan

Radha Saptami, popularly known as Ratha Saptami, is the festival to celebrate Surya Jayanti. On Radha Saptami, performing ceremonial bath in holy rivers like Ganga, Godavari, Yamuna, Narmada, Cauvery, Krishna, etc. is considered as auspicious. While ritual bath on Ratha Saptami, devotees recite the mantra given below: – Ratha Saptami Snan Mantram: Yadhaa janma krutham […]

108 Sacred Names of Surya Deva in Brahma Purana

Brahma once recounted to the sages the one hundred and eight sacred names of Surya. The Brahma Purana lists these names and we reproduce them in nine groups of twelve names each. 1. Surya, Archana, Bhagavana, Tvashta, Pusha, Arka, Savita, Ravi, Gabhastimana, Aja, Kala, Mrityu. 2. Dhata, Prabhakara, Prithivi, Jala, Teja, Akasha, Vayu, Parayana, Soma, […]

Naina Devi Aarti

Naina Devi Aarti is a famous prayer dedicated to Goddess Naina Devi. Nainadevi Temple is one of the 51 Shaktipeethas (51 ancient, powerful temples of Goddess Shakti). Lyrics of Naina Devi Aarti…. Jai Ambe Gauri, Mayya Jai Shyama Gauri Tumko Nish-Din Dhyavat, Hari Brahma Shivri [1] Jai Ambe Gauri Maang Sindoor Virajat, Tiko Mrig-Mad Ko Ujjwal Se Dou […]

Sundarakanda Parayana Procedures | Sundarakanda Parayanam Vidhanam

Sundarakanda

Sundarakanda Parayana Procedures (Sundarakanda Parayanam Vidhanam) is given here. There are many ways (based on number of days) for Sundarakanda Parayana. Sundara Kanda is the fifth book in the Hindu epic the Ramayana. It depicts the adventures of Hanuman. The original Sundara Kanda is in Sanskrit and was composed by Valmiki, who was the first […]

Asitanga Bhairava Mantra

Asitanga Bhairava is the first of Ashtabhairava Murthi, eight manifestations of Lord Bhairava. Asitanga Bhairava: He appears in golden hue, carries four weapons namely trishula, damaru, pasha and khadga (sword) and rides on a Swan. Sri Asithaanga Bhairava appears with His consort Brahmi and Vahana – Swan (nnam) and in the direction towards the East. The […]

Efficacy of Sri Narayana Kavacham

Efficacy of Sri Narayana Kavacham – what is the efficacy of Sri Narayana Kavacham? Mantras-special chants in which are embedded the secrets of God’s real from are an effective medium of worship. Recited with sincerity and devotion, they help us to achieve perfect Communion with the Creator. They are also potent antidotes to nullify the […]

Kartik Snan Sankalpa Mantra: Prayer, Stotra to chant during Karthika Snanam

Kartik Snan is the main ritual performed in the holy month of Kartik. All sarovars and river banks of India are filled with devotees of Lord Shiva and Vishnu to do Kartika masa punya snanam. Here is a collection of prayers chanted during Karthik ritual bath. Kartik Snan Prarthana: Nirvighnam kurumedeva Damodara namosthuthe – this […]

Ahoi Mata Aarti (Ahoi Ashtami Aarti)

Ahoi Mata Aarti (Ahoi Ashtami Aarti) is a prayer dedicated to Goddess Ahoi Mata, chanted during Ahoi Ashtami vrat. Jai Ahoi Mata Jai Ahoi Mata| Tumko Nisdin Dhyavat Hari Vishnu Dhata || Jai|| Brahamni Rudrani Kamla tu he hai Jag Datta| Surya Chandrama Dhyavat Narad Rishi Gatta || Jai|| Mata Roop Niranjan Sukh Sampatti Datta| […]