Thursday , 30 July 2015

Category Archives: Slokas

Steps and Process of Performing Sri Lakshmi Puja

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Sri Lakshmi was the daughter of the sage Bhrigu and took refuge in the ocean of milk when the gods were sent into exile. Lakshmi was reborn during the Churning of the Ocean. Lakshmi is the goddess of light, beauty, good fortune and wealth. While Laxmi is generally worshiped to achieve success, she does not reside long with anyone who ... Read More »

Ganapathi Prardhana

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Sankata Nasana Ganapathi Prarthana/Stotra or Sankata Nasana Ganesha Stotram is a prayer to Lord Ganesha which would destroy all sorrows. Sankada Nasana Ganapathi Prarthana/ Stotra is taken from the Narada Purana. As the name indicates, the SANKATA HARA GANAPATHI STOTRAM is a very powerful slokam. This sloka is chanted daily for three times (at least once) to get rid of ... Read More »

Sri Rama Astotharam – (Astothara SathaNamavali)

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Lord Sri Rama Astothara Sata Namavali – 108 Names of Sri Rama Aapadam Apa Hartharam Dhataram Sarva Sampadam, Lokabhi Ramam Sri Ramam Bhooyo Bhooyo Namamyaham. Sri Rama Rama Rameti, Rame Raame Manorame Sahasra Nama Tat Tulyam, Rama Nama Varanane ! Om Shri Ramaya Namaha Om Ramabhadraya Namaha Om Ramachandraya Namaha Om Shashvataya Namaha Om Rajivalochanaya Namaha Om Shrimate Namaha Om ... Read More »

Guru Paduka Stotram

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Guru Paduka Stotram by Adi Shankara Shankara was always very devoted to the value of a guru.  Of course in our modern world, it is easy to be rather cynical, but still we can recognize the importance of the principle of “guru”.  No matter what we wish to learn, someone has to teach it.  Knowledge needs to be passed from ... Read More »

Sri Surya Ashtotharam

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Lord Surya worship is recommended to those, having malefic surya or wrongly placed sun as per the horoscope. Lord Surya give health, prosperity, good eyesight, strength and courage, success.Lord Suya is is known for his Power, strength and glory. Surya Ashtottarams – 108 Names of Lord Surya is read on Every Sunday and on RathaSaptami (7th Day of Maghamasam). Surya ... Read More »

Navagraha Stotrams

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Navagraha Sthothram : 1. Japaa kusuma Sankaasam – Kaasyapeyam Mahaath’ yuthim Thamo’urim sarva Paapa ganam – Pranathosmi Dhiwaakaram. One who looks like the Hibiscus flower, Son of Kashyapa, full of radiance, Foe of darkness and the one who dispells all sins, I prostrate that Soorya. 2. Dhadhi sanka Thushaaraabham – Ksheero Dhaarnava Sambhavam Namaami sasinam Somam – Sambhor makuta Bhooshanam. ... Read More »

Harivarasanam Swamy Sanaram Ayyappa

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Harivarasanam Viswamohanam Haridadhiswaram Aaradhyapadhukam Arivimardhanam Nithyanarthanam Hariharathmajam Devamashraye Saranam Ayyappa Swamy Saranam Ayyappa Saranam Ayyappa Swamy Saranam Ayyappa Repository of Hari’s boons, Enchanter of universe, Essence of Hari’s grace, He whose holy foot is worshipped, He who kills enemies of good thought, He who daily dances the cosmic dance, Son of Hari and Hara, I take refuge in thee God. ... Read More »

Sabarimala Ayyappa Vazhinada ( Vazhi Nadai)

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Vazhinadai is the set of verses sung by devotees while trekking to Sabari Mala. The first Ayyappa says the first verse (example: Devan Saranam). All the other Ayyappas respond with (Devi Saranam). Swamiye……………………………Ayyappo Ayyappo …………………………Swamiye Swami Saranam …………………..Ayyappaa Saranam Ayyappaa Saranam ………………Swami Saranam Devane …………………………………..Deviye Deviye ……………………………………Devane Bagavaane ……………………………..Bagavathiye Bagavathiye ……………………………Bagavaane Easwarane ……………………………..Easwariye Easwariye ………………………………Easwarane Sankarane………………………………Sankariye Sankariye …………………………….. Sankarane Devan ... Read More »