śrī mahāvārāhī mantra japa ( महावाराही मन्त्र जप )

 

Source- śrī vidyārṇava tantram, dakṣiṇāmurti Samhita and paraśurāmakalpasūtra.

1. Viniyogaḥ ( विनियोगः ) :-

asya śrī mahāvārāhī mantrasya ।
dakṣiṇāmūrti ṛṣiḥ ।
gāyatrī  chandaḥ ।
śrī vārāhī devatā ।

mama sarvābhīṣṭa siddhaye jape viniyogaḥ ॥
अस्य श्री महावाराही मन्त्रस्य ।
दक्षिणामूर्ति ऋषिः ।
गायत्री  छन्दः ।
श्री वाराही देवता ।
मम सर्वाभीष्ट सिद्धये जपे विनियोगः ॥

 

Meaning:- This prayer/mantra japa is to invoke śrī mahāvārāhī and perform Her mantra japa to the obtain Her complete grace in all aspects. The sage/ṛṣiḥ is dakṣiṇāmūrti, the meter for the mantra is gāyatrī and the deity is śrī vārāhī.

2. ṛṣyādi nyāsa ( ऋष्यादि न्यास ) :-

S.no.

IAST

devanāgari

Procedure

1

dakṣiṇāmūrti ṛṣaye namaḥ śirasi

दक्षिणामूर्ति ऋषये नमः शिरसि

open the right palm and touch the top of the forehead with the ring and thumb fingers joined at the top.

2

gāyatrī chandase namaḥ mukhe

गायत्री छन्दसे नमः मुखे

Now touch the mouth at the lips with the above mudrā.

3

śrī vārāhī devatāyai namaḥ hṛdi

श्री वाराही देवतायै नमः हृदि

Touch the heart with the right palm.

4

oṃ viniyogāya namaḥ sarvāṅge

ॐ विनियोगाय नमः सर्वाङ्गे

Run both the palms all over the body.

 

iti ṛṣyādi nyāsaḥ

इति ऋष्यादि न्यासः

 

 

3. pada nyāsa ( पद  न्यास ) :-

S.no.

IAST

devanāgari

Procedure

1

aim̐ śirasi

ऐँ शिरसि

Open the right palm and touch the head with the ring and thumb fingers joined at the top.

2

glaum̐ mukhavṛtte

ग्लौँ मुखवृत्ते

Touch the face with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top.

3

aim̐ netrayoḥ

ऐँ नेत्रयोः

Touch the eyes with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top.

4

namaḥ śrotrayoḥ

नमः श्रोत्रयोः

Touch the ears with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top.

5

bhagavati nāsikayoḥ

भगवति नासिकयोः

Touch the nose with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top.

6

vārtāli gaṇḍayoḥ

वार्तालि गण्डयोः

Touch the cheeks with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top.

7

vārtāli oṣṭhayoḥ

वार्तालि ओष्ठयोः

Touch the lips with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top.

8

vārāhi dantapaṅktaye

वाराहि दन्तपङ्क्तये

Touch the teeth with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top.

9

vārāhi mūrdhni

वाराहि मूर्ध्नि

Touch the head with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top.

10

varāhamukhi āsye

वराहमुखि आस्ये

Touch the jaws with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top.

11

varāhamukhi dakṣadormūle

वराहमुखि दक्षदोर्मूले

Touch the right armpit with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top.

12

andhe dakṣamaṇibandhe

अन्धे दक्षमणिबन्धे

Touch the right wrist with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

13

andhini dakṣakarāṅgulimūle

अन्धिनि दक्षकराङ्गुलिमूले

Touch the right fingers with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

14

namaḥ dakṣakarāgre

नमः दक्षकराग्रे

Touch the right finger tips with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

15

rundhe vāmabāhumūle

रुन्धे वामबाहुमूले

Touch the left shoulder joints with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

16

rundhini vāmakūrpare

रुन्धिनि वामकूर्परे

Touch the left elbow joints with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

17

namaḥ vāmamaṇibandhe

नमः वाममणिबन्धे

Touch the left wrist joints with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

18

jambhe vāmakarāṅgulimūle

जम्भे वामकराङ्गुलिमूले

Touch the left fingers with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

19

jambhini vāmakarāgre

जम्भिनि वामकराग्रे

Touch the left finger nails with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

20

namaḥ dakṣorumūle

नमः दक्षोरुमूले

Touch the right thigh  with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

21

mohe dakṣajānuni

मोहे दक्षजानुनि

Touch the right knee  with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

22

mohini dakṣagulphe

मोहिनि दक्षगुल्फे

Touch the right ankle  with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

23

namaḥ dakṣapādāṅgulimūle

नमः दक्षपादाङ्गुलिमूले

Touch the right foot toes  with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

24

stambhe dakṣapādāgre

स्तम्भे दक्षपादाग्रे

Touch the right foot toe nails  with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

25

stambhini vāmorumūle

स्तम्भिनि वामोरुमूले

Touch the left thigh  with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

26

namaḥ vāmajānuni

नमः वामजानुनि

Touch the left knee  with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

27

sarvaduṣṭapraduṣṭānāṃ vāmagulphe

सर्वदुष्टप्रदुष्टानां वामगुल्फे

Touch the left ankle  with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

28

sarveṣāṃ vāmapādāṅgulimūle

सर्वेषां वामपादाङ्गुलिमूले

Touch the left foot toes  with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

29

sarvavākcittacakṣurmukhagati-jihvāstambhaṃ vāmapādāgre

सर्ववाक्चित्तचक्षुर्मुखगति-

जिह्वास्तम्भं वामपादाग्रे

Touch the left foot toe nails  with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

30

kuru pārśvayoḥ

कुरु पार्श्वयोः

Touch the ribs with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

31

kuru pṛṣṭhe

कुरु पृष्ठे

Touch the back with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

32

śīghraṃ nābhau

शीघ्रं नाभौ

Touch the navel with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

33

vaśyaṃ jaṭhare

वश्यं जठरे

Touch the abdomen with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

34

kuru hṛtpūrve

कुरु हृत्पूर्वे

Touch the heart region with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

35

kuru dakṣāṃse

कुरु दक्षांसे

Touch the right portion of the body, from head to toe, with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

36

aim̐ aparagale

ऐँ अपरगले

Touch the posterior mid-point between the shoulders aligned to the back of the throat, with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

37

glaum̐ vāmāṃse

ग्लौँ वामांसे

Touch the left portion of the body, from head to toe, with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

38

ṭhaḥ hṛdādidakṣakarāgrāntaṃ

ठः हृदादिदक्षकराग्रान्तं

Touch from the heart region to the end of the right hand making a line, with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

39

ṭhaḥ hṛdādivāmakarāgrāntaṃ

ठः हृदादिवामकराग्रान्तं

Touch from the heart region to the end of the left hand making a line, with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

40

ṭhaḥ hṛdādidakṣapādāgrāntaṃ

ठः हृदादिदक्षपादाग्रान्तं

Touch from the heart region to the end of the right leg toes making a line, with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the left hand.

41

ṭhaḥ hṛdādivāmapādāgrāntaṃ

ठः हृदादिवामपादाग्रान्तं

Touch from the heart region to the end of the left leg toes making a line, with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

42

hum̐ hṛdayādinābhyāntaṃ

हुँ हृदयादिनाभ्यान्तं

Touch from the heart region to the navel area making a line, with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

43

phaṭ hṛdādivaktrāntaṃ

फट् हृदादिवक्त्रान्तं

Touch from the heart region to the tip of the nose making a line, with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

44

svāhā śirasi

स्वाहा शिरसि

Touch the top of the head, with the thumb and ring fingers joined at the top of the right hand.

 

iti pada nyāsa

इति पद न्यास

 

 

4. Kara nyāsa ( कर न्यास ) :-

S.no.

IAST

devanāgari

Procedure

1

oṃ vārtāli vārtāli aṅguṣṭhābhyaṃ namaḥ

ॐ वार्तालि वार्तालि अङ्गुष्ठाभ्यं नमः

Use both the index fingers and run them on both the thumbs.

2

oṃ vārāhi vārāhi tarjanībhyāṃ namaḥ

ॐ वाराहि वाराहि तर्जनीभ्यां नमः

Use both the thumbs and run them on both the index fingers.

3

oṃ varāhamukhi varāhamukhi madhyamābhyāṃ namaḥ

ॐ वराहमुखि वराहमुखि मध्यमाभ्यां नमः

Use both the thumbs on the middle fingers.

4

oṃ andhe andhini anāmikābhyāṃ namaḥ

ॐ अन्धे अन्धिनि अनामिकाभ्यां नमः

Use both the thumbs on the ring fingers.

5

oṃ rundhe rundhini kaniṣṭikhābhyāṃ namaḥ

ॐ रुन्धे रुन्धिनि कनिष्टिखाभ्यां नमः

Use both the thumbs on the little fingers.

6

oṃ jambhe jambhini karatalakara pṛṣṭhābhyāṃ namaḥ

ॐ जम्भे जम्भिनि करतलकर पृष्ठाभ्यां नमः

Open both the palms; run the opened palms of the right hand on the front and back sides of the left palm and repeat the same for the other palm.

7

iti kara nyāsaḥ

इति कर न्यासः

 

 

5. ṣaḍaṅga nyāsa ( षडङ्ग न्यास ) :-

S.no.

IAST

Devanāgari

Procedure

1

oṃ vārtāli vārtāli hṛdayāya namaḥ

 

ॐ वार्तालि वार्तालि हृदयाय नमः

Open index, middle and ring fingers of the right hand and place them on the heart chakra.

2

oṃ vārāhi vārāhi śirase svāhā

ॐ वाराहि वाराहि शिरसे स्वाहा

Open middle and ring fingers of the right hand and touch the top of the forehead.

3

oṃ varāhamukhi varāhamukhi śikhāyai vaṣaṭ

ॐ वराहमुखि वराहमुखि शिखायै वषट्

Open the right thumb and touch the back of the head. This is the point where the tuft of hair, is kept.

4

oṃ andhe andhini kavacāya huṃ

ॐ अन्धे अन्धिनि कवचाय हुं

Cross both the hands and run the fully opened palms from shoulders to finger tips.

5

oṃ rundhe rundhini netratrayāya vauṣaṭ

ॐ रुन्धे रुन्धिनि नेत्रत्रयाय वौषट्

Touch the eyes with the right index and ring fingers, with the middle finger touching the ājña cakra.

6

oṃ jambhe jambhini astrāya phaṭ

ॐ जम्भे जम्भिनि अस्त्राय फट्

Open up the left palm and strike it three times with index and middle fingers of the right hand.

7

iti ṣaḍaṅga nyāsaḥ

इति षडङ्ग न्यासः

 

 

bhūrbhuvassuvaromiti digbandhaḥ

भूर्भुवस्सुवरोमिति दिग्बन्धः॥

 

6. Dhyānam ( ध्यानम् ) :-

pratyagraruṇasaṅkāśaṃ padyāntargatavāsinīm ।

indranīlamahātejaḥ prakāśāṃ viśvamātaram ॥

ruṇḍaṃ ca muṇḍamālāḍyāṃ navaratnavibhūṣitām ।

anarghyaratnaghaṭitamukuṭaśrīvirājitām ॥

kauśeyārdhorukāṃ cārupravālamaṇibhūṣitām ।

halena musalenāpi varadenābhayena ca ॥

virājitacaturbāhuṃ kapilākṣīṃ sumadhyamām ।

nitambinīmutpalābhāṃ kaṭhoraghanasatkṛcām ॥

kolānanāṃ yajed devīmupacāraiḥ sahetubhiḥ ॥

प्रत्यग्ररुणसङ्काशं पद्यान्तर्गतवासिनीम् ।

इन्द्रनीलमहातेजः प्रकाशां विश्वमातरम् ॥

रुण्डं च मुण्डमालाड्यां नवरत्नविभूषिताम् ।

अनर्घ्यरत्नघटितमुकुटश्रीविराजिताम् ॥

कौशेयार्धोरुकां चारुप्रवालमणिभूषिताम् ।

हलेन मुसलेनापि वरदेनाभयेन च ॥

विराजितचतुर्बाहुं कपिलाक्षीं सुमध्यमाम् ।

नितम्बिनीमुत्पलाभां कठोरघनसत्कृचाम् ॥

कोलाननां यजेद् देवीमुपचारैः सहेतुभिः ॥

 

Meaning:- I bow down to the three eyed and boar faced (Varāha) Vārāhī, who is clad in a silken gown, seated on a corpse over the pericarp of a red lotus, resplendent with ornaments all over Her body, shapely eyes and coral earrings and whose chest is resplendent with a garland of skulls (representing the Sanskrit alphabet, all sounds, all gods and goddesses and the entire creation), whose complexion is like a blue sapphire, holding a pestle, a plough, abhaya and varada mudras and a well-endowed beautiful body and a crown with the most precious ornaments shining forth. She is the Divine Mother who is respected as the vanquisher of all evil, internal and external.

 

 

7. Pañcapūjā ( पञ्चपूजा ) :-

S.no.

IAST

Devanāgari

Procedure

1

lam̐ - pṛthivyātmikāyai gandhaṁ samarpayāmi |

 

लँ - पृथिव्यात्मिकायै गन्धं समर्पयामि।

 

Hold the lower tip of the bottom phalange of the little fingers of both hands with the upper tip of the thumbs, with the back of the palm facing us.

2

ham̐ - ākāśātmikāyai puṣpaiḥ pūjayāmi |

 

हँ - आकाशात्मिकायै पुष्पैः पूजयामि।

 

Hold the lower tip of the bottom phalange of the thumbs of both hands with the upper tip/nails of the index fingers, with the back of the palm facing us.

3

yam̐ - vāyvātmikāyai dhūpamāghrāpayāmi |

 

यँ - वाय्वात्मिकायै धूपमाघ्रापयामि।

 

Hold the lower tip of the bottom phalange of the index fingers of both hands with the upper tip of the thumbs, with the back of the palm facing us.

4

ram̐ - agnyātmikāyai dīpaṁ darśayāmi |

 

रँ - अग्न्यात्मिकायै दीपं दर्शयामि।

 

Hold the lower tip of the bottom phalange of the middle fingers of both hands with the upper tip of the thumbs, with the back of the palm facing us.

5

vam̐ - amṛtātmikāyai amṛtaṁ mahānaivedyaṁ nivedayāmi |

 

वँ - अमृतात्मिकायै अमृतं महानैवेद्यं निवेदयामि।

 

Hold the lower tip of the bottom phalange of the ring fingers of both hands with the upper tip of the thumbs, with the back of the palm facing us.

6

sam̐ - sarvātmikāyai sarvopacāra pūjām samarpayāmi ||

 

सँ - सर्वात्मिकायै सर्वोपचार पूजाम् समर्पयामि॥

 

Hold the fingers of each palm in a folded manner with the tips of each fingers of both hands touching each other  and the thumbs facing the heart, in a Namaste position.

 

8. japamālā mantraṃ ( जपमाला मन्त्रं ) :-  Recite the below mantra once, to pray to the japa māla and invoke the blessings for a fruitful japa.

 oṃ māṃ māle mahāmāye sarvamantra svarūpiṇi।

 caturvarga stvayinyasta stasmānye siddhidā bhava॥

 ॐ मां माले महामाये सर्वमन्त्र स्वरूपिणि।

 चतुर्वर्ग स्त्वयिन्यस्त स्तस्मान्ये सिद्धिदा भव॥

 

9. guru mantra ( गुरु मन्त्र ) :-  Recite the following guru mantra once, to seek the blessings of all gurus and the Guru.

oṃ hrīṃ siddhaguro prasīda hrīṃ oṃ

ॐ ह्रीं सिद्धगुरो प्रसीद ह्रीं ॐ

 

10. caturdaśottaraśatyakṣari mantra ( चतुर्दशोत्तरशत्यक्षरि मन्त्र ) :-  The 114 lettered mantra is –

 

aim̐ glaum̐ aim̐ namo bhagavati vārtāli vārtāli vārāhi vārāhi varāhamukhi varāhamukhi andhe andhini namaḥ rundhe rundhini namaḥ jambhe jambhini namaḥ mohe mohini namaḥ stambhe stambhini namaḥ sarva duṣṭa praduṣṭānāṃ sarveṣāṃ sarva vāk citta cakṣur mukhagati jihvā stambhaṃ kuru kuru śīghraṃ vaśyaṃ kuru kuru aim̐ glaum̐ ṭhaḥ ṭhaḥ ṭhaḥ ṭhaḥ hum̐ phaṭ svāhā

ऐँ ग्लौँ ऐँ नमो भगवति वार्तालि वार्तालि वाराहि वाराहि वराहमुखि वराहमुखि अन्धे अन्धिनि नमः रुन्धे रुन्धिनि नमः जम्भे जम्भिनि नमः मोहे मोहिनि नमः स्तम्भे स्तम्भिनि नमः सर्व दुष्ट प्रदुष्टानां सर्वेषां सर्व वाक् चित्त चक्षुर् मुखगति जिह्वा स्तम्भं कुरु कुरु शीघ्रं वश्यं कुरु कुरु ऐँ ग्लौँ ठः ठः ठः ठः हुँ फट् स्वाहा ॥

 

The above mantra should be recited using the above consecrated japa māla. The māla should have 108 beads plus a meru or head bead. The count is from the meru bead and back. The meru bead itself should not be counted. When the count reaches the meru, flip the māla, to count in reverse and so on, for the decided number of māla counts.

 

Mantra meaning:-

“oṃ” is Brahman itself and signifies auspiciousness. “aim̐” is the Sarasvati bIja representing knowledge. “glaum̐” is the gaṇeśa as well as pārthiva (Earth) bīja signifying dissolution of all obstacles impacting progress and granting material possessions. “vārtāli” is the divine messenger and the words “vārtāli vārtāli” together provide the ultimate knowledge of self-realization as well as all material knowledge. “vārāhi varāhamukhi” is the boar faced Divine Mother who digs through our karmas and protects us from all evil. The words “vārāhi vārāhi“ together gives victory in all aspects including gambling, competitions etc. “varāhamukhi varāhamukhi” together makes one as rich as the celestial treasurer Kubera, signifying abundant wealth. “andhe andhini” means lifting us out of turbulent waters. The two words together also form the name “pañcami” that is associated with vārāhi representing all the five natural elements. “rundhe rundhini” means obstructing enemies internal and external. “jambhe jambhini” means charming others. “mohe mohini” captivates everything. “stambhe stambhini” is for stalling and immobilizing. “sarva duṣṭa praduṣṭānāṃ sarveṣāṃ” means taking all measures to punish the wicked by any means necessary. “sarva vāk citta” signifies reasoning with all words spoken and implied. “cakṣur mukhagati jihvā stambhaṃ kuru kuru” means immobilizing the eyes, face, tongue and all senses. “śīghraṃ vaśyaṃ kuru kuru” means to immediately attract and entice all that we seek. “ṭhaḥ ṭhaḥ ṭhaḥ ṭhaḥ” is for causing heavy damage to the enemies. “hum̐"represents creation, preservation and destruction. "phaṭ" is the bīja for destruction. "svāhā" is oblations to the deity!

Overall, The mantra is regarded as a very auspiciousness and an extremely powerful mantra of Goddess Vārāhi and is for subduing all enemies, internal and external, as well as for attraction of all material and spiritual wealth and happiness, ultimately granting self-realization and liberation.

 

11. ṣaḍaṅga nyāsa ( षडङ्ग न्यास ) :-

S.no.

IAST

Devanāgari

Procedure

1

oṃ vārtāli vārtāli hṛdayāya namaḥ

 

ॐ वार्तालि वार्तालि हृदयाय नमः

Open index, middle and ring fingers of the right hand and place them on the heart chakra.

2

oṃ vārāhi vārāhi śirase svāhā

ॐ वाराहि वाराहि शिरसे स्वाहा

Open middle and ring fingers of the right hand and touch the top of the forehead.

3

oṃ varāhamukhi varāhamukhi śikhāyai vaṣaṭ

ॐ वराहमुखि वराहमुखि शिखायै वषट्

Open the right thumb and touch the back of the head. This is the point where the tuft of hair, is kept.

4

oṃ andhe andhini kavacāya huṃ

ॐ अन्धे अन्धिनि कवचाय हुं

Cross both the hands and run the fully opened palms from shoulders to finger tips.

5

oṃ rundhe rundhini netratrayāya vauṣaṭ

ॐ रुन्धे रुन्धिनि नेत्रत्रयाय वौषट्

Touch the eyes with the right index and ring fingers, with the middle finger touching the ājña cakra.

6

oṃ jambhe jambhini astrāya phaṭ

ॐ जम्भे जम्भिनि अस्त्राय फट्

Open up the left palm and strike it three times with index and middle fingers of the right hand.

7

iti ṣaḍaṅga nyāsaḥ

इति षडङ्ग न्यासः

 

bhūrbhuvassuvaromiti digvimokaḥ ||

भूर्भुवस्सुवरोमिति दिग्विमोकः॥

 

12. Dhyānam ( ध्यानम् ) :-

pratyagraruṇasaṅkāśaṃ padyāntargatavāsinīm ।

indranīlamahātejaḥ prakāśāṃ viśvamātaram ॥

ruṇḍaṃ ca muṇḍamālāḍyāṃ navaratnavibhūṣitām ।

anarghyaratnaghaṭitamukuṭaśrīvirājitām ॥

kauśeyārdhorukāṃ cārupravālamaṇibhūṣitām ।

halena musalenāpi varadenābhayena ca ॥

virājitacaturbāhuṃ kapilākṣīṃ sumadhyamām ।

nitambinīmutpalābhāṃ kaṭhoraghanasatkṛcām ॥

kolānanāṃ yajed devīmupacāraiḥ sahetubhiḥ ॥

प्रत्यग्ररुणसङ्काशं पद्यान्तर्गतवासिनीम् ।

इन्द्रनीलमहातेजः प्रकाशां विश्वमातरम् ॥

रुण्डं च मुण्डमालाड्यां नवरत्नविभूषिताम् ।

अनर्घ्यरत्नघटितमुकुटश्रीविराजिताम् ॥

कौशेयार्धोरुकां चारुप्रवालमणिभूषिताम् ।

हलेन मुसलेनापि वरदेनाभयेन च ॥

विराजितचतुर्बाहुं कपिलाक्षीं सुमध्यमाम् ।

नितम्बिनीमुत्पलाभां कठोरघनसत्कृचाम् ॥

  कोलाननां यजेद् देवीमुपचारैः सहेतुभिः ॥

 

13. Pañcapūjā ( पञ्चपूजा ) :-

S.no.

IAST

Devanāgari

Procedure

1

lam̐ - pṛthivyātmikāyai gandhaṁ samarpayāmi |

 

लँ - पृथिव्यात्मिकायै गन्धं समर्पयामि।

 

Hold the lower tip of the bottom phalange of the little fingers of both hands with the upper tip of the thumbs, with the back of the palm facing us.

2

ham̐ - ākāśātmikāyai puṣpaiḥ pūjayāmi |

 

हँ - आकाशात्मिकायै पुष्पैः पूजयामि।

 

Hold the lower tip of the bottom phalange of the thumbs of both hands with the upper tip/nails of the index fingers, with the back of the palm facing us.

3

yam̐ - vāyvātmikāyai dhūpamāghrāpayāmi |

 

यँ - वाय्वात्मिकायै धूपमाघ्रापयामि।

 

Hold the lower tip of the bottom phalange of the index fingers of both hands with the upper tip of the thumbs, with the back of the palm facing us.

4

ram̐ - agnyātmikāyai dīpaṁ darśayāmi |

 

रँ - अग्न्यात्मिकायै दीपं दर्शयामि।

 

Hold the lower tip of the bottom phalange of the middle fingers of both hands with the upper tip of the thumbs, with the back of the palm facing us.

5

vam̐ - amṛtātmikāyai amṛtaṁ mahānaivedyaṁ nivedayāmi |

 

वँ - अमृतात्मिकायै अमृतं महानैवेद्यं निवेदयामि।

 

Hold the lower tip of the bottom phalange of the ring fingers of both hands with the upper tip of the thumbs, with the back of the palm facing us.

6

sam̐ - sarvātmikāyai sarvopacāra pūjām samarpayāmi ||

 

सँ - सर्वात्मिकायै सर्वोपचार पूजाम् समर्पयामि॥

 

Hold the fingers of each palm in a folded manner with the tips of each fingers of both hands touching each other  and the thumbs facing the heart, in a Namaste position.

 

14. Samarpaṇam ( समर्पणम्  ) :Take water in uttaraṇi and by reciting the following śloka, offer the water to the earth

गुह्यातिगुह्यगोप्त्री त्वं गृहाणास्मात्कृतं जपम्।
सिद्धिर्भवतु मे देवि त्वत्प्रसादान्मयि स्तिरा॥

guhyātiguhyagoptrī tvaṁ gṛhāṇāsmat-kṛtaṁ japam।
siddhirbhavatu me devi tvatprasādānmayi sthirā ॥

 

15. japānaṃtaraṃ mālāmantraṃ ( जपानंतरं मालामन्त्रं ) :-    Recite the below śloka and mantra, followed by placing the māla upon the top of the head and then place it back in the māla bag and conceal it. It should NOT be worn.

 

śloka॥  oṃ tvaṃ māle sarvadevānāṃ prītidā śubhadā bhava।

               śubhaṃ kuruṣya me bhadre yaśo vīryaṃ ca dehime॥

श्लोक॥  ॐ त्वं माले सर्वदेवानां प्रीतिदा शुभदा भव।

            शुभं कुरुष्य मे भद्रे यशो वीर्यं च देहिमे॥

mantra॥ oṃ hrīṃ siddhyai namaḥ॥

मन्त्र॥ ॐ ह्रीं सिद्ध्यै नमः॥ 

 

16. Puraścaraṇa ( पुरश्चरण ) :-

Japa

100,000

Homa

10,000

Tarpaṇa

1,000

Mārjana

100

Bhojana

10

 

The above article is contributed by Krishna Vallapareddy and he can be contacted Krishna@manblunder.com