Monday 7 September 2009

Soundarya Lahari Slokas/Yantras No.70


"Mrunaaleemrudvinaam Thava Bhujalathaanaam Chathasrunaam
Chathurbhihi Soundaryam Sarasijabhavaha Stauthi Vadanaihi!
Nakhebhyaha Santhrasyan Prathamamathanaadanthakaripoho
Chathurnaam Sheershaanaam Samamabhayahasthaarpanadhiyaa!"

Literal Meaning:"The lotus-born Brahma, being afraid of the finger-nails of Sadaashiva, with which the latter once nipped off Brahmaa's fifth head, is now praising, simultaneously with the remaining four faces, the loveliness of Thy creeper-like four arms resembling the lotus-stalk in beauty, so that Thou might give protection to His surviving four heads."
Mode of worship:Yantra to be made on gold plate. Sit facing East. Chant this sloka 1008 (1000) times daily for 48 (45) days.
Archana:Chant Lalitha Sahasranamam offering vermillion.
Offerings:Cooked rice mixed with turmeric powder, coconut, honey, betels with areca nut slices.
BENEFICIAL RESULTS:Success in particular endeavour for which meditation is intended, freedom from Shiva-apachaaraa, relief from fear.
Literal Results:Great beauty, clarity and wisdom, ideal for instrumentalists, sculptors and dancers.