Lord Ganesha Slokas Lord Ganesha is the one of the most popular gods of the Hindu Religion.

Ganesh is known as the eradicator of obstacles and god of beginnings. Lord Ganesha is considered as the first god to be worshipped. Slokas on Lord Ganesha form the part of prayers offered to the lord. Here is a collection of Ganesha Shlokas "Shuklaambara Dharam Vishnum, Shashi Varnam Chatur Bhujam Prasanna Vadanam Dhyaayet, Sarva Vighna Upashaanthaye" Meaning of Sloka: Lord Ganesha always dressed in white represents purity. He is omnipresent with gray complexion like that of ash glowing with spiritual splendor. The Lord with bright countenance has four arms. I meditate on the God who can destroy all obstacles whether material or spiritual. "Vakratunda Mahakaaya, Suryakoti Samaprabha Nirvighnam Kuru Mey Deva, Sarva Kaaryeshu Sarvada" Meaning of Sloka: Lord Ganesha has a curved trunk with a powerful body. He has the brilliance of a million suns. May the Lord, remove all the problems from the actions I aim to achieve. "Ekadantam Mahaakaayan, Taptakaajnchanasannibhamh Lambodaram Vishaalaaxam, Vandeaham Gananaayakamh" Meaning of Sloka: Obeisance to Lord Ganesha, the one tusked, huge-bodied, big-bellied, and large-eyed God, whose complexion is like that of molten gold. I surrender myself to such great lord. "Srikantho Mathulo Yasya, Jananee Sarva Mangalaa Janakaha Sankaro Devaha, Tam Vande' Kunjaraananam" Meaning of Sloka: The lord, for whom Lord Vishnu is the Uncle, whose mother is the divine auspicious one, Parvati and whose father is Lord Shiva. I offer salutations to Sri Ganesha, the Omkara. "Prasanna Vinaayakam Devam, Perivana Pura Samsthitham Sarva Vigna Haram Nithyam, Vandhe Sri Kunjaraananam" Meaning of Sloka: The Lord Sri Prasanna Vinaayaka, who lives in his Temple of Pearland; one who removes all obstacles of all his devotees at all times; one who has the Omkara face of the elephant. I pray to the divine Ganesha. "Agajaanana Padmaarkam, Gajaananam Aharnisham Anekadantham Bhaktaanaam, Ekadantam Upaasmahey" Meaning of Sloka: Lord Ganesha, the elephant faced is like sun to the lotus face of Mother Parvati. The single tusked Ganesha is the giver of boons. I salute the great lord to grant us a boon.

He readily bestows salvation. . Mokshaarthee Lapathey Gathim Meaning of Sloka: One who aspires wisdom attains it One who aspires wealth attains it One who aspires a son attains him and One who aspires moksha attains it. Nadashu Bhasu Nasakam Namamitham Vinaayakam Meaning of Sloka: With joy he holds modaka in His hand. Gajaananam Bootha Ganaathi Sayvitham Kapitha Jumbu Phala saara Bakshitham Umaa Sutham Shoka Vinaasha Kaaranam Namaami Vigneshwara Paadha Pankajam Meaning of Sloka: I prostrate myself before the lotus feet of Vigneshvara (Ganesha). who has the face of an elephant. who partakes of the essence of kapittha and jambu fruits. He who wears a chain-like ornament around his waist. Kaladhara vadhamshakam Vilasi Loka Rakshakam. is the wisest among the wise. We worship your Divine Feet Vidyaarthee Lapthey Vidyaam. He protects the destitute. who listens to the devotee's prayers. That 'Vinakaya' Lord Ganesha I worship. who destroys sorrow. He who has ears that resemble a hand held fan. who is served by the host of angels. He wears the moon as an ornament. the son of Uma. Dhanaarthee Lapathey Dhanam. He who is short statured."Ganaanaam Twam Ganapathi Gam Havaamahe Kavim Kaveenaam Upamasra Vastamam Jyeshta Raajam Brahmanaam Brahmanaspatha Aanashrunvanna Oothibhi Seedha Saadanam" Meaning of Sloka: The Lord of spiritual faith. He is the leaderless supreme leader. He who always keeps Modhak. Puthraarthee Lapathey Puthraan. Anaayakaika Naayakam Vinasi Dhebha Dhaithyakam. Mooshika Vaahana Modhaka Hastha Chaamara Karna Vilambitha Suthra Vaamana Roopa Maheshwara Puthra Vigna Vinaayaka Paadha Namasthey Meaning of Sloka: He who has the mouse as the vahana. O! Lord Vinayaka who is all the above and he who removes all impediments(vignas). I invite Lord Ganesha to visit my home with prosperous things and be seated here. He destroyed the elephant demon. He is the senior Lord of the Vedic mantras. He who is the son of Lord Maheshwara. Mudakaratha Mothakam Sadaa vimukthi Sadhakam. son of Lord Shiva. Ganesha has no comparison.

always. Sarva kaaryeshu Sarvadaa" Vakratunda Mahakaaya Surya kotee Sama Prabha Nirvighnam Kuru mey Deva Sarva Kaaryeshu Sarvada curved trunk large bodied million suns with the brilliance of free of obstacles make my Lord in all work always O Lord Ganesha of Large body. Also. Each mantra contains certain specific powers of Lord Ganesha. When chanted with the proper pranayama (rhythmic breathing) and sincere devotion. One of the famous mantras dedicated to Ganpati follows: "Vakratunda Mahaakaaya Suryakotee Sama Prabha Nirvighnam kuru mey Deva. they will yield good results. curved trunk. rage. . lingering anger and fear. jealousy. which means intense meditation. These powers should not be misused.Spiritual Mantra -: Lord Ganesha Mantra :Ganesha mantras are siddhi mantras . Some such mantras are given below for the spiritual benefit of the readers. or 108 times. Ganesha mantras will ward off all evil and bless the devotee with abundance. (1) One always starts any prayer. Those so mystically inclined and knowledgeable of the seven chakras below the muladhara use these powerful incantantions under the direction of the guru to close off these regions of the mind one by one and free consciousness from deep depression. or spiritual powers. In general. it becomes an upasana. one should do three or more pranayama before beginning the mantra. ritual and/or occasion by worshipping our Beloved Elephant God. confusion. Important Note : One more point to remember is that one should bathe or wash the limbs before sitting for repetition of the mantra. Another warning to bear in mind is that one should use those powers only for healing the sick and other such selfless actions for the benefit of mankind. Misuse of power may bring the curse of the asuras. that will yield siddhis. When this is done at a fixed hour and place regularly for 48 days. please make all my work free of obstacles. prudence and success. The minimum repetition of the mantra should be one full mala. with the brilliance of a million suns. Evil spirits dare not enter the home or the mind of the devotee where Ganesha mantras are recited.

" (7) Aum sumukhaya namah This mantra has a lot of meaning. everything. Among other things. it signals. which constantly dances in your eyes. as discussed in the Ganesha Purana. the attention of Ganesha may be drawn by this mantra to straighten their ways. The HUM symbolizes "Delay no more.008 repetitions of this holy word to straighten and heal such deficiencies. By meditating on this mantra. this mantra could also be used for healing any spinal deficiency. Along with that comes peace. Dedicate 1. individually or universally. new career or job. I offer my ego as an oblation. One may always use it before beginning a journey. O Lord. If some danger or negative energy is coming your way and you don't know how to get rid of that trouble. nationally or internationally. practice this mantra for quick blessing and purification of one's aura. In addition. (3) Aum shri ganeshaya namah This mantra is usually taught to children for their good education. people of any age may use this mantra when taking courses in a school or university. in spirit. such as curvature of the spine or curved limbs. or when the minds of the people turn crooked. Of course. with true devotion. (4) Aum vakratundaya hum This is a very powerful mantra. and for success in attaining their degree. it means you will be always very beautiful in soul. a new course in school. depressed or discouraged. my Lord. "Shower Your blessings." This mantra is used many times in the Ganesha Purana to curb the atrocities of cruel demons. in face.(2) "Aum gam ganapataye namah" This is a mantra from Ganapati Upanishad. (6) Aum shrim hrim klim glaum gam ganapataye vara varada sarva janamme vashamanaya svaha There are several bija (seed) mantras in this mantra . (5) Aum kshipra prasadaya namah Kshipra means instantaneous. and they become successful in their examinations. It increases their memory power. or before entering into any new contract or business so that impediments are removed and your endeavor may be crowned with success. but to make it simple. in straightening the paths of the crooked-minded ones. very pleasing manners and a beauty comes on you. When something is not working properly. and the words you speak are all filled with that power of love. (8) Aum ekadantaya namah . negative.

all consistent with the role we have taken. like the boy on the stage who is quite happy knowing that he didn't die by the bite of the sponge cobra. realizing the oneness with the universe. but you are not receiving inside anything other than that which is important. That kind of inner ear you will develop through this mantra. which is Aum. all obstacles and blocked energy in your physical and astral bodies are released." the "cow of plenty. So everything else you consider as drama. When you are in that high consciousness.000 nadis. if you say. As per the mantra you create. and that Aum consciousness in you makes you feel that you are the universe. that comes true. (13) Aum vighna nashanaya namah This mantra invokes the Lord Ganesha to remove every impediment in your life and in your works. (9) Aum kapilaya namah Kapila (red) means that you are able to give color therapy. this physical world of ego. It means that all the universes are within you. to any loka and be able to hear ancestors. then the grace of God will come and there will be world peace. it is immortal. comes true immediately. By constant meditation on this mantra. the entire audience cries. especially for healing others. is a drama. are constant fanning. It also means that you can sit anywhere and tune this cosmic television (the body) with seven channels (chakras) and all 72. (10) Aum gajakarnikaya namah The ears of Ganesha." It means that whatever you wish. the truth never dies in us. which means people may talk a lot. but that boy who has fallen knows it was not a real cobra and he is not dead. There is a wish-cow inside you. angels. universal peace. When an actor bitten by a sponge cobra that is brought on the stage falls. Therefore. Like an entire tree is in the seed. Whatever you wish. Whoever has that oneness of mind and single-minded devotion will achieve everything. (14) Aum vinayakaya namah . All of us have taken a role. this whole world looks like a dream. It is the universes within Aum and Aum within you. We have to play our role in life as wife or husband or children or citizens. But inside. (12) Aum vikataya namah This means realizing this world as a dream or a drama. which means God broke the duality and made you to have a one-pointed mind. like that. Another meaning is "wish cow. Life is a drama -. the voice of God or the voice of prophets. (11) Aum lambodaraya namah This means you feel that you are this universe. You are able to create colors around yourself and around others. so will you create the colors. the whole universe is in the sound of creation. the elephant. That consciousness comes to you by knowing this mantra. bathe them in that color and heal them. "shanti to the world" every day.Ekadanta refers to one tusk in the elephant face.definitely life in this material world.

So by realizing this mantra. Suppose you have a group. you'll be the boss. In your office. Vinayaka means something under control. the symbol of growth and nectar and peace. identifying yourself with the Truth and feeling constantly that you are carrying the crescent moon. (17) Gaṇeśadhyānam I bow to Gajānana. in your work. Bhalachandra means that chakra from where the nectar drips.Vinayaka is the name of Ganesha in the golden age.ganesh. Chandra means the crescent moon. and Who is the destroyer of grief and obstacles. A group healing takes place by this mantra. Who is served by the Gaṇa of Śiva. Whose lotus-feet destroy the obstacles. It is to feel yourself as Siva. Who eats delicious rose-apple and mangoes. Who is the son of Umā (Pārvatī). neighbors.us . your life will have a golden age. group healing or a whole country needing healing. a country.||1|| www. (16) Aum bhalachandraya namah In Sanskrit. then you have to bring that entire group to your mind's arena and say this mantra. Vinayaka means the Lord of problems. or any kind of group therapy. bhala means the forehead center. (15) Aum ganadhyakshaya namah This mantra is so important. That is the secret of all healing.

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