Sunday 6 September 2009
Soundarya Lahari Slokas/Yantras No.57
YANTRA FOR SLOKA NO.57
"Drishaa Dhraagheeyasyaa Daradalithaneelothpalaruchaa
Daveeyaamsam Deenam Snapaya Krupayaa Maamapi Shivey!
Aneynaayam Dhanyo Bhavathi Na Cha They Haaniriyathaa
Vaney Vaa Harmye Vaa Samakaranipaatho Himakaraha!"
Literal Meaning:"O Auspicious One! Grace my miserable self too, inspite of my being far removed from Thee, with the far reaching and compassionate look of Thy eyes, beautiful like the slightly blooming blue water-lily. By this, my humble self shall feel blessed, while to Thee it involves no loss. The rays of the moon do fall alike on a palace and on the wilderness."
Mode of worship:Yantra to be made on gold plate. Sit facing East. Chant this verse 1000 times daily for 45 days.
Archana:Chant Lalitha Thrishathi offering red flowers at upper centre of Yantra and Lakshmi Ashtotharam offering red lotus petals at bottom centre of Yantra.
Offerings:Milk-gruel, honey, cooked rice mixed with curd and betel with areca nut slices.
BENEFICIAL RESULTS:Wealth, fame, progeny and prosperity.
Literal Results:All round success and general prosperity and well-being.