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 […]

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 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 […]

Devi Atharvashirsha

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Devi Atharvashirsha is a very powerful Stotram dedicated to Goddess Devi (Durga | Shakti). This sukta is considered to be very important in Atharva-Veda. In reality it is borrowed from Rig-Veda, the mantras 1 to 8 of 125th sukta of 10th Adhyaya of the 10th Mandala. Devi Atharvashirsha is a link between philosophy (Darshana) and techniques (Tantra). It […]

Navratri 2019 Stotras, Slokas or Prayers to recite during Durga Navratri Puja

Maa Vaishnavi Devi Vishweshwari Mahamaya

Navratri 2019 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, […]

Ashwini Nakshatra Stotram, Daily Prayer for Ashwini Nakshatra natives

Ashwini nakshatra stotram is a daily prayer for Ashwini nakshatra natives to chant. It gives immense pleasure, personality development, happiness, and wealth for the natives of the mentioned birth star. The natives of each padam or Charan of nakshatra have different stotram to recite but chanting all the mantras of the Nakshatra will be more […]

Rakshabandhan Mantra | Mantram to recite while tying 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 2019 date is August 15. “Yenabaddho Baleeraja Daanavendro […]

Yagnopaveetha Dharana Mantras in Telugu PDF

Yagnopaveetha Dharana

Here are the Yagnopaveetha Dharana Mantras in Telugu PDF for free download. Yagnopaveetha Dharana is performed on Shravana Pournami (Full Moon day in Shravana Masam). In 2018, Yagnopavitha Dharana date (Jandhyala Purnima) is August 26. But due to Chandra Grahanam on Shravana Pournami, it is observed on.. Yagnopavitha Dharana for Rigveda Brahmins Yagnopavitha Dharana for […]

Dakshinayana Punyakalam Tharpana Sankalpam Mantras – 16-17 July 2019

Dakshinayana Punyakalam Tharpana Sankalpam Mantras. In 2019, Dakshinayana Punyakalam date is July 16-17. In 2019 Dakshinayana starts on July 17 as per the South Indian Panchangams. According to North Indian calendars, Dakshinayana punya kaal starts on June 21, 2019. Dakshinayana punya kalam Tharpana Sankalpam Mantras – 16 July 2019 Kadaka  Ravi Sankramanam (Dakshinayana  punya Kalam. […]

Dasha Paapa Hara Ganga Stuti

Dashapaapa Hara Ganga Stuti is a prayer dedicated to Goddess Ganga Devi (River Ganga). Chanting this Stotram gets out the devotee from his sins of last ten births and provides him the courage to face any challenge in his present birth. Dashapaapa Hara Ganga Dashami (Ganga Dussehra) is the most auspicious occasion to chant this […]

Power of Hare Krishna Maha Mantra

The following story illustrates how the Hare Krishna maha-mantra, although seemingly an ordinary sound, is not the same as other sounds. Out of His love for us, God manifests Himself as His holy name. The Padma Purana declares: abhinnatvam nama naminoh “There is no difference between the name of God and God Himself.” So the […]

Best Shani Mantra to Please Lord Shani

On the day of Shani Jayanti, the Shani Mantra to please Lord Shani is given below: Om shreem shanidevaya namo namaha! Om shreem shanidevaya shanty Bhavaha! Om shreem shanidevaya Subham Phalaha! Om shreem shanidevayapralaha prapti phalaha! This particular powerful mantra needs to be recited with dedication and devotion and with proper rituals. It is highly […]

Navagraha Pidahara Stotram from Brahmanda Purana

According to local legend, Hindu religious scholars and pundits, Lord Shani Dev is a dedicated and devoted devotee of Lord Shiva. As per the “Navagraha Pidahara Sthothram” of “Brahmanda Purana”, the following sthothra largely relieves the communicant from all the direct and indirect ill effects of Shani in an individual personal and professional life to […]

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 […]

Tharpanam Mantras – Meaning in English

Yagnopaveetha Dharana

(I for one believe    that when we do a ritual , we should understand , what we are doing.AS I told  you in the introduction of Tharpanam, It is an important ritual  addressed  to our forefathers.) Aachamanam        This is a preliminary purification ceremony. Gods Achutha, Anantha and Govinda are saluted and then the self is purified by chanting […]

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

Lord Hanuman

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 […]