Sacred Symbols – Endearing Icons of Hindu Art & Culture

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Endearing images embodying intuitions of the spirit that adorn Hindu art, architecture and iconography symbols adorn our world and mind at every turn — in our spiritual, social and political experience. A ring or gold pendant serves to silently attest to and strengthen wedded love. On a mountainous road in any country, a sign with a truck silhouette on a steeply angled line warns drivers of dropping grades ahead. The red cross signals aid and comfort in crises. Golden arches tell the vegan to beware. Among the best known symbols in the world are the simple numerals: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9. They originated in ancient India as characters of the Brahmi script. Now and then, historic images or happenings are supercharged into symbols. The awesome mushroom cloud of the terrifying specter of nuclear destruction.

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Nav Durga Navratri

Shree Navdurga Stotra : श्री नवदुर्गा स्तोत्र

Nav Durga

Navdurga Stotra is a Devi Stotra and it is in Sanskrit. There are nine auspicious Devi names which are very famous and each and every Devi is the destroyer of a very dangerous demon. Reciting this stotra makes us fearless and sinless. Navadurga stotram is a prayer to nine forms of Goddess Durga (Navadurga) worshipped in Navratri Durga Puja.

Shree Navdurga Stotra : श्री नवदुर्गा स्तोत्र

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Maha Lakshmi mata

Mahalakshmi Ashtakam : महालक्ष्मि अष्टकं

Maha Lakshmi

Mahalakshmi Ashtakam is hymn in honour of eight forms of Goddess Lakshmi. Maa Mahalakshmi is another name for Maa Lakshmi, and a form of Maa Shakti. She is the Goddess of wealth and prosperity in Hinduism, and the consort of Lord Vishnu. The Mahalakshmi Ashtakam is a special mantra for the worship of Maa Mahalakshmi. Maa Mahalakshmi is widely revered by Hindus everywhere. The chanting of her mantras and offering pooja to her has several benefits for a devotee’s life

Mahalakshmi Ashtakam : महालक्ष्मि अष्टकं

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Durga maa

Durga Apad Uddharaka Stotram : दुर्गा आपदुद्धाराष्टकम्

Durga Devi

This strotra is dedicated at the lotus feet of Goddess Durga. The word “Durga” in Sanskrit means a fort, or a place which is difficult to overrun. Another meaning of “Durga” is “Durgatinashini,” which literally translates into “the one who eliminates sufferings.” Shri Durgapaduddhar Stotram is in Sanskrit. It is from Siddheshwari tantra and creation of UmaMaheshwar Samvada. Maheshwar (God Shankar) is telling this stotra to Uma (Goddess Parvati). However it is told for the benefit of all the people suffering from many difficulties, troubles, fear from enemies and adversaries in the life. The devotee whoso ever recites this stotra in the evening 3 times a day or one time in a day or even one stanza of this stotra with devotion, concentration and faith will become free from all troubles, difficulties and receive peace, happiness and everything desired is assured by God Maheshwar.

Durga Apad Uddharaka Stotram : दुर्गा आपदुद्धाराष्टकम्

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Shani Dev Mantra

Shani Kavacham : शनि कवचं

Shani Dev Mantra

Shani Kavacham is perfect Remedy for Saturn if in your horoscope ( jyotish kundli ) Saturn is placed in sun’s house (5) or Mar’s house(1,8) or Saturn is placed in house No.8,12,1 and if your star signs is Saturn and also in Sadesati ( The transit of Saturn into the zodiac sign from the house in which planet Moon is located at the time of your birth is known as Saade Saati of Saturn.)1. Perform Saturn yagna from the contributions of all family members Shani Kavacham is in Sanskrit. It is from Brahmananda Purana. Kashyapa is the rushi, Anushtup is chanda chanting of Shani Kavacham Shani Mala Mantra regularly is the most powerful way to please Shani and get his blessing.

Shani Kavacham : शनि कवचं

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