Many of us love Lord Ganesha no matter who our family idol is. He is the lord of success, fulfillment and knowledge and there are many mantreas that you can chant with utmost dedication to appease him. All mantras have a different meaning but here are some really powerful ones that are said to help in seeking the Lord's blessings and in removing all obstacles from life.
Vakratunda Ganesh Mantra
This one is amongst one of the most important masntras which is dedicated to Lord Fanesha and is a bringer of wealth. This mantra is also for appeasing Goddess Riddhi (Hindu Goddess of Prosperity), and Goddess Siddhi (Hindu Goddess of spiritual enlightenment).
Vakratunda Maha-Kaaya Surya-Kotti Samaprabha
Nirvighnam Kuru Me Deva Sarva-Kaaryeshu Sarvadaa
This chant is said to help in removing hurdles that fall between us and our well being. It helps in attracting wisdom, good luck, wealth, success and prosperity with sucess in all the endeavours we take up.
Ganesh Gayatri Mantra
Aum Ekadantaya Viddhamahe, Vakratundaya Dhimahi,
Tanno Danti Prachodayat
In this chant, you pray to the single tusked elephant (Lord Ganesha) who is omnipresent. You pray to the lord of intellect for his blessings to illuminate your mind with wisdom. By chanting this mantra, in short, you are requesting the God to have a clear one pointed mind, breaking the dual thinking that is probably stopping you from goig forward.
This Ganesh Mantra is said to encourage modesty, and high-end wisdom.
Om Ganadhyakhsaya Namah
This mantra means praying to the leader of the group. Many use this mantra to appease Lord Ganesha to take care of their city or state. Some even chant this to build their leadership characteristics.
Om Vighnanashaya Namah
The mantra means that you are worshipping Lord Ganesha in battling problems that are there in his or her social life, or relationships.
Om Lambodaraya Namah
Lambodaraya means round belly so here you are praying to the Lord with a huge belly with love.
Chanting this mantra is said to help an individual to love and be one with the whole universe, like Lord Ganesha.
Om Sumukhaya Namah
This mantra means you are appeasing and praising the lord who is well known for his good spirit and pure soul, the one with a pleasing face due to these qualities.
This Mantra is said to help in overcoming your short comings and imrove your inner beauty rather than working on the outer layer.
Ganesh Mool Mantra
This mantra is also known as the Ganesh Beej Mantra. Which wheb broken down, means the source of the universe. This mantra is a combination of many Ganpati Beeja mantras,
Om Shreem Hreem Kleem Glaum Gam Ganapataye Vara Varad Sarvajan janmay Vashamanaye Swaha Tatpurushaye Vidmahe Vakratundaye Dhimahi Tanno Danti Prachodyat Om Shantih Shantih Shanthi
This one is said to be one of the most powerful mantras dedicated to Lord Ganesha. It celebrates the divine form of God Ganpati and his powers. The root mantra begins with the incantation of ‘Om’ which is all about purity, positivity, and energy and also evokes the presence of Lord Ganpati in life.
This mantra creates a powerful aura around the body. It is musical and is well known to lift the mind to a state of trance. It is chanted during yoagyas and pujas to please Lord Ganesha. Bring in success, good luck, peace with this mantra but be sure to chant it with full devtion.
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