Monday 24 August 2009

Soundarya Lahari Slokas/Yantras No.40


"Thatiththvantham Shakthyaa Thimiraparipantthisphuranayaa
Thavaha Shyaamam Megham Kamapi Manipooraikasharanam
Nisheyvey Varshantham Haramihirathaptham Thribhuvanam!"

Literal Meaning:" I worship that unique dark-blue rain cloud which abides ever in the manipura with lightning in the form of Shakthi, dispelling darkness, with the rainbow formed by the dazzling variegated gem-decked ornaments (of Devi), sending showers on the Universe that has been burnt by the sun of Rudra."
Mode of worship:Yantra to be made on gold sheet or on powdered salt levelled on a silver plate. Sit facing North-East. Chant this sloka 4000 times daily for 45 days.
Archana:Chant Lalitha Sahasranama offering vermillion.
Offerings:Cooked rice mixed with curd, milk-gruel, fruits, betels and areca nut slices.
BENEFICIAL RESULTS:Fore-sight into future events and freedom from ignorance.
Literal Results:Accumulation of gems and jewellery, activation of manipura chakram, cooling of body and mind.