Sankata Devi Namashtakam is a Devi Stotram chanted to get rid of problems, hurdles or obstacles in life. It is believed that chanting Sankata Devi Ashtakam provides the devotee with the courage to face challenges in life. Goddess Devi blesses the devotee with prosperity and health.
There is temple called Sankata Devi Temple in Varanasi (Kashi), Uttar Pradesh.
Ananda kanane devi, Sankata nama vishrutha,
Veereswothare bhage poorvam chandreswarasya cha.
Srunu namashtakam thasya sarva sidhikaram nrunam,
Sankata prathamam namam, dwitheeyam vijayasthadha,
Thritheeyam Kamada proktham, chahurtham Dukha harini,
Sarvani panchamam nama shashtam karthyayani thadha,
Sapthamam Bheema nayana Sarva rogaharshtamam,
Nama ashtakamidham punyam trisandhyam sradhayanvitha,
Ya padethpadeyedwapi naro muchyathe sankatath.