'SOUNDARYA LAHARI'...Some SP.Slokas/Lyrics with Meaning... FOR NAVRATRI

भुमौस्खलित पादानाम् भूमिरेवा वलम्बनम् । त्वयी जाता पराधानाम् त्वमेव शरणम् शिवे ॥

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 1

शिवः शक्त्या युक्तो यदि भवति शक्तः प्रभवितुं ।

न चेदेवं देवो न खलु कुशलः स्पन्दितुमपि।

अतस्त्वाम् आराध्यां हरि-हर-विरिन्चादिभि।

रपि प्रणन्तुं स्तोतुं वा कथ-मक्र्त पुण्यः प्रभवति॥ 1 ॥

"Shivah Shakthyaa Yuktho Yadi Bhavathi Shakthaha Prabhavithum Na Chedevam Devo Na Khalu Kushalaha Sphandithumapi Athasthvaamaaraadhyaam Hariharavirinchaadibhirapi Prananthum Sthothum Vaa Kathamakruthapunyaha Prabhavathi!"

Literal Meaning : "Shiva becomes capable of creating the Universe, only when united with Shakthi (Thee), but otherwise (when not so joined with Thee), He is incapable of even a stir, How then could one, who has not acquired merit (punya)- in this and previous births worship Thee or atleast praise Thee, who is adored even by Vishnu, Shiva, Brahma and others?" Mode of worship: Yantra for sloka No.1 to be made on a gold plate. Sit facing East. Chant the above verse 1001 (1000) times daily, for 12 days. Archana: Chant Lalitha Sahasranamam offering red hibiscus or any other red flowers. Offerings: Cooked rice, scrapings of coconut kernel mixed with powdered jaggery and ghee. Beneficial Results: All prosperity, granting of cherished purposes and solution to intricate problems. Literal results: The yin and yang factor (feminine and masculine factor) is balanced. Treats hormonal imbalance. Female devotees facing severe marital problems will be able to bring issues under their control/ curb abusive tendencies in husband.If living in a joint family, there will be harmony between female devotee and in laws.This sloka could help females even in work atmosphere, in gatherings etc.Atleast 11 times chanting is a must everyday. Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 1

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 2 "Thaneeyaamsam Paamsum Thava Charanapankeruhabhavam Virinchisanchinvan Virachayathi Lokaanavikalam! Vahathyenam Showrihi Kathamapi Sahasrena Shirasaam Haraha Sankshudyainam Bhajathi Bhasithodhoolanavidhim!" ​ तनीयांसुं पांसुं तव चरण पङ्केरुह-भवं। विरिञ्चिः सञ्चिन्वन् विरचयति लोका-नविकलम् ।

वहत्येनं शौरिः कथमपि सहस्रेण शिरसां। हरः सङ्क्षुद्-यैनं भजति भसितोद्धूल नविधिम्॥ 2 ॥ Literal Meaning: "Collecting minute particles of the dust falling from Thy lotus-feet, Brahma creates this limitless and mysterious Universe without any imperfection, Vishnu in the form of Adisesha though with thousand heads, bears it with great effort and Shiva reducing the particles into ashes besmears His body with them at the time for dissolution!" Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 2 Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on a gold plate. Sit facing North. Chant the sloka 1000 times daily for 45 (or 55/ 0r 12) days. Archana: Chant Lalitha Trishathi offering vermillion. Offerings: Sweet milk gruel, coconuts and fruits. Beneficial Results: Gaining vast influence over others and fascination of those around. Literal Results: To meditate on the feet of the Goddess. Mitigates evil influence of Rahu ( evil placement of Rahu in the horoscope and during Rahu Maha dasa), useful for devotees whose moon is in the constellation of Ardra, Swathi and Satabhisham. Atleast 11 times chanting everyday is recommended to attain prescribed results.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 3 "Avidyaanaamanthasthimiramihiradweepanagari Jadaanaam Chaithanyasthabakamakarandashruthijhari! Daridraanaam Chinthaamanigunanikaa Janmajaladhau Nimagnaanaam Damshtraa Muraripu Varaahasya Bhavathi!" अविद्याना-मन्त-स्तिमिर-मिहिर द्वीपनगरी । जडानां चैतन्य-स्तबक मकरन्द श्रुतिझरी ।

दरिद्राणां चिन्तामणि गुणनिका जन्मजलधौ। निमग्नानां दंष्ट्रा मुररिपु वराहस्य भवति॥ 3 ॥ Literal Meaning: "The dust of Thy lotus-feet is the Island City, wherefrom takes place the luminous sun-rise of spiritual illumination driving away the over-casting darkness of ignorance in the hearts of the devotees. It forms the cluster of flower buds from which gushes forth the nectar of intelligence. enlivening the dull-witted. It is a veritable necklace of wish-yielding gems for the poverty-stricken. And for those immersed in the ocean of wordly affairs, it becomes their uplifter like the Tusk of Vishnu, which raised the earth from submergence in pralayaa waters when He incarnated as the Cosmic Boar." Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 3 Moda of worship: Yantra to be made on a gold plate.Sit facing North-East. Chant the sloka 2000 times (1008) daily, for 45 (54,15) days. Archana: Chant Lalitha Trishathi offering white flowers such as jasmine, etc. Offerings: Cooked rice, cakes of black gram, honey and betels with slices of areca nut. Beneficial Results: Attainment of versatile knowledge, particularly of Vedas. Literal Results: This sloka is a remedy for people who are weak in grasping and memory power. Extremely helpful in enhancing performance levels in academics. Atleast a recitation of 11 times a day will bring remarkable changes in a dull student. It is also important to note that the key objects mentioned in all slokas would bear fruit. In this particular sloka, the mention of gems and necklace would yield results as sloka attains power through chanting.This is also a prayer to one of the Dasavatharas of Lord Vishnu,the Varaha Avathaara!

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 4 "Thvadanyaha Paanibhyaamabhayavarado Daivathaganaha Thvamekaa Naivaasi Prakatithavaraabheethyabhinayaa! Bhayaatthraathum Daathum Phalamapi Cha Vaanchaasamadhikam Sharanye Lokaanaam Thava Hi Charanaaveva Nipunau!" त्वदन्यः पाणिभया-मभयवरदो दैवतगणः। त्वमेका नैवासि प्रकटित-वरभीत्यभिनया ।

भयात् त्रातुं दातुं फलमपि च वांछासमधिकं। शरण्ये लोकानां तव हि चरणावेव निपुणौ ॥ 4 ॥ Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 4 Literal Meaning: "All deities except Thee,vouchsafe protection to devotees and grant their desires by gestures of their hands. Thou alone art not given to any such external demonstration of giving boons and shelter. It is so because Thy feet are by themselves powerful to protect those in the grip of fear and grant more than what is desired by devotees." Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on gold or silver plate.Sit facing North-East (or East). Chant this sloka 3000 (1000) times daily for 36, (40,16) days. Offerings: Rice cooked with green-gram pulse, cooked rice mixed with lemon juice, bits of sugarcane and milk. Beneficial Results: Cures diseases, grants freedom from fear and poverty; enables possessions of vast estates. Literal Results: To meditate on the feet of the Goddess while reciting sloka. Suited for dancers and instrumentalists, as the focus is on hands and feet.More benefits are derived apart from attaining desired benefit. Atleast 11 times a day.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 5 "Haristhvaamaaraadhya PranathajanasowbhaagyajananiPura Naaree Bhoothvaa Puraripumapi KshobanayathSmaropi Thvaam Nathvaa Rathinayanalehyena VapushaaMuneenaamapyanthaha Prabhavathi Hi Mohaaya Mahathaam!'

हरिस्त्वामारध्य प्रणत-जन-सौभाग्य-जननीं ।पुरा नारी भूत्वा ।पुररिपुमपि क्षोभ मनयत् ।

स्मरो‌உपि त्वां नत्वा रतिनयन-लेह्येन। वपुषा मुनीनामप्यन्तः प्रभवति हि मोहाय महताम् ॥ 5 ॥ Literal Meaning: "Adoring Thee who art the Bestower of all prosperity on all Thy votaries, Hari (Vishnu) was once able to become a charming female and stir waves of passion in the mind of the most impassioned Shiva, the destroyer of the three cities and the enemy of Kaamaa. Has not Smaraa (Kaamaa, the God of love) because of having bowed before Thee, obtained a personality, pleasingly attractive to the eye of his beloved Rathi and become capable of generating passion even in the minds of great sages!" Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 5 Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on a copper plate or on fine turmeric powder.Sit facing East (some suggest having Yantra on the head). Chant this sloka 2000 (1001) times daily for 8 (12) days. Archana: Chant Durga Ashtotharam and Lalitha Ashtotharam offering red flowers and vermillion. Offerings: Rice cooked with green gram pulse, gruel made of green gram pulse and jaggery, honey and coconuts. Beneficial Results: Power to fascinate men and women, entice people. Literal Results: " Sowbhagyam" (contentment in all areas of life -a quality applicable to men and women) is the result, apart from the ability to develop a magnetic personality at work, social gatherings or at home. The devotee has the capacity to charm anybody he/she meets or contacts.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 6 "Dhanuh Paushpam Maurvi Madhukaramayi Panchavishikaah Vasanthah Saamantho Malayamarudaayodhanarathaha! Thathaapyekaha Sarvam Himagirisuthe Kaamapi Krupaam Apaangaaththe Labdhvaa Jagadidamanango Vijayathe!" ​ धनुः पौष्पं मौर्वी मधुकरमयी पञ्च विशिखाः। वसन्तः सामन्तो मलयमरु-दायोधन-रथः ।

तथाप्येकः सर्वं हिमगिरिसुते कामपि कृपां । अपाङ्गात्ते लब्ध्वा जगदिद-मनङ्गो विजयते ॥ 6 ॥ Literal Meaning: Oh daughter of the snow-clad Himalaya mountain!Kaamadeva, the God of love, has only a bow made of arrows, with its string comprised of a cluster of honeybees, and arrows barely five. The spring season (periodical and undependable) is his assistant and the southern breeze, his war-chariot. Yet, with such frail equipment, bodiless and alone though he be, Manmatha conquers the entire Universe, having obtained some favour through Thy benign side-glance. Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on a gold plate or milk placed in a siver utensil.Sit facing East.Chant thsi sloka 500 times daily for 21 (24) days. Archana: Chanting of Lalitha Trishathi offering jasmine or any white flowers. Offerings: Bits of sugarcane, milk gruel, betels and slices of areca nut with spices like clove, cardamom, etc. Beneficial Results: Cures impotency, bestows children. Literal Results: For people who require a favour from superiors at work. For anybody with limited resources who intend to start any enterprise/who have to work against odds etc. The "jagadidmanango vijayathe" is a powerful implication in this sloka , bestowing all round success and patronage from higher-ups. This also bestows ability to emerge victorious in competitions.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 7 "Kvanathakancheedhaamaa Karikalabhakumbhasthananathaa Pariksheenaa Madhye Parinathashcharaschandravadanaa! Dhanurbaanaan Paasham Srunimapi Dadhaanaa Karathalaihi Purasthaadaasthaam Nah Puramadhithuraahopurushikaa!" ​ क्वणत्काञ्ची-दामा करि कलभ कुम्भ-स्तननता। परिक्षीणा मध्ये परिणत शरच्चन्द्र-वदना ।

धनुर्बाणान् पाशं सृ॒णिमपि दधाना करतलैः । पुरस्ता दास्तां नः पुरमथितु राहो-पुरुषिका ॥ 7 ॥ Literal Meaning: "May the divine Mother with Her slender waist girdled with jingling mini-bells, body slightly bent in the middle by the weight of Her breast resembling the frontal globes of the forehead of a young elephant, Her face blooming like the autumnal moon and Her four hands holding bow, arrow, noose and goad and Who is the pride of Shiva, manifest Her presence before us." Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 7Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on gold plate or holy ashes (bhasma) levelled on a copper plate. Sit facing North-East.Chant this sloka 1000 times daily for 45 (12) days. Archana: Chanting of Durga Shasranamam offering vermillion. Offerings: Cooked rice, curd, fruit-juice and sweet milk gruel. Beneficial Results: Fascinating even royal personages and over-coming enemies. Literal Results: This sloka will directly link the devotee to the Supreme Goddess of Kanchipuram, Kamakshi. She is the dominant One "Purushika" and She literally takes over the devotee and gives her/ him a delicious taste of Her "saannidhyam". Messages, events related to Kanchi Kamakshi will fill the life of the devotee and she/ he is constantly in a state of bliss just thinking about Her. People with Rahu-related problems can overcome difficulties by chanting this sloka.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 8 "Sudhaasindhormadhye Suravitapivaateeparivruthe Manidweepe Neepopavanavathee Chinthamanigruhe! Shivaakaare Manche Paramashivaparyankanilayaam Bhajanthi Thvaam Dhanyaaha Kathichana Chidaanandalahareem!" सुधासिन्धोर्मध्ये सुरविट-पिवाटी-परिवृते । मणिद्वीपे नीपो-पवनवति चिन्तामणि गृहे ।

शिवकारे मञ्चे परमशिव-पर्यङ्क निलयाम् । भजन्ति त्वां धन्याः कतिचन चिदानन्द-लहरीम् ॥ 8 ॥ Literal Meaning: "Fortunate are those few, who worship Thee, the inundation of Bliss-Consciousness, as reclining on a mattress that is Paramashiva ( the Supreme Shiva or Sadashiva) spread on a couch which too is an aspect of Shiva, inside the mansion constructed of precious chintamani gems, surrounded by the pleasure garden of Neepa trees, in the island of gems of all kinds, encircled by rows of celestial trees, the island itself being situated in the midst of the ocean of nectar." Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 8 Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on thick sandal paste mixed with saffron powder, placed in a silver plate. Sit facing North-East. Chant this verse 1008 (1000, 1200) times daily for 16 (12) days. Archana: Chanting of Durga Ashtotharam with red flowers. Gingely oil lamp to be lit before the yantra. Offerings: Cooked rice mixed with powdered pepper, jaggery gruel, and coconuts. Beneficial Results: Release from all kinds of bondages, imprisonment and debt, fulfillment of all desires. Literal Results: Luxuries, viewing everything and everybody with a sense of happiness/ or change of residence to a better place/ or a long stay in a beautiful spiritual or holiday retreat.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 9 "Maheem Mooladhaare Kamapi Manipoore Huthavaham Sthitham Swaadhishtaane Hrudi Maruthamaakaashamupari! Manopi Bhroomadhye Sakalamapi Bhithvaa Kulapatham Sahasraare Padme Saha Rahasi Pathyaa Viharase!' ​ महीं मूलाधारे कमपि मणिपूरे हुतवहं। स्थितं स्वधिष्टाने हृदि मरुत-माकाश-मुपरि ।

मनो‌உपि भ्रूमध्ये सकलमपि भित्वा कुलपथं । सहस्रारे पद्मे स हरहसि पत्या विहरसे ॥ 9 ॥ Literal Meaning: Breaking through the mooladhaara, the manipoora, the swaadhishtaana, the anaahatha, the vishuddhi and aagnaa chakras (plexuses) and having crossed pruthvi (earth), apaasa (water), thejasa (fire), vaayu (air), aakashaa (ether) and manasa (mind)- tattvas of the respective chakra, Thou ascending through the Sushumna sporteth with Thy Consort in the solitude of Sahasrara- the thousand-petalled lotus above in the head. Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 9 Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on gold plate, smeared with paste of musk. Sit facing North-East. Chant this verse 1008 (1000) times, daily for 45 times. Archana: Chanting of Lalith Trishathi offering white flowers. Offerings: Cooked rice, sweet milk-gruel, coconuts and honey. Beneficial Results: Return of persons long absent, mastery over elements. Literal Results: Balancing and activation of chakras. Balancing of the elements in the body and treament of ailments related to elements. Good understanding with spouse.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 10 "Sudhaadhaaraasaaraischaranayugalaantharvigalitha-ihi Prapancham Sinchanthi Punarapi Rasaamnaayamahasaha! Avaapya Svaam Bhoomim Bhujaganibhamadhyushtavalayam Svamaathmaanam Kruthvaa Swapishi Kulakunde Kuharini!" ​ सुधाधारासारै-श्चरणयुगलान्त-र्विगलितैः । प्रपञ्चं सिन्ञ्न्ती पुनरपि रसाम्नाय-महसः।

अवाप्य स्वां भूमिं भुजगनिभ-मध्युष्ट-वलयं । स्वमात्मानं कृत्वा स्वपिषि कुलकुण्डे कुहरिणि ॥ 10 ॥ Literal Meaning: "Drenching the (seventy two thousand) nerves in the body with the flood of nectar gushing from Thy feet, Thou (the kundalini representing Thripurasundari) descendest from the Sahasrara into the hollow of Thy own ground at the lower end of the Sushumna converting Thyself into a serpent with three coils and a half, and sleepest in the crevice in the centre of the moolaadhaara lotus." Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 10 Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on gold plate. Sit facing East. Chant this sloka 1000- times daily for 6 (9) days. Archana: Chanting of Durga Shasranamam offering vermillion. Offerings: Cooked rice, plantains and juicy fruits. Beneficial Results: Purification of body frame. Cures watery diseases. In case of women, develops breasts and enables proper menstruation. Literal Results: This sloka invokes Reiki energy. The Supreme Mother Goddess, who is the life-energy force enters the body through the moolaadhaara chakra to raise up,activating chakras and purifying the entire body frame. For people who are suffering from depression, lack of energy and anaemia, this sloka induces divine energy to rejuvenate the devotee as though he/she has taken a new life. Offering and consuming of a quarter glass of milk with 20 raisins and 10 sugar-candies are mandatory to avoid feverish feeling with body aches.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 11 "Chathurbhih Srikanthaihi Shivayuvathibhihi Panchabhirapi Prabhinnaabhihi Shambhornavabhirapi Moolaprakruthibhihi! Chathushchathvaarimshadvasudalakalaashrathrivala-ya Thrirekhaabhihi Saardham Thava Sharanakonaaha Parinathaaha!" ​ चतुर्भिः श्रीकण्ठैः शिवयुवतिभिः पञ्चभिपि ।

प्रभिन्नाभिः शम्भोर्नवभिरपि मूलप्रकृतिभिः ।

चतुश्चत्वारिंशद्-वसुदल-कलाश्च्-त्रिवलय।

त्रिरेखभिः सार्धं तव शरणकोणाः परिणताः ॥ 11 ॥ Literal Meaning: " The angles of Thy abode (the Srichakra) which is made up of the nine moolaprakrithis or basic triangles ( the nine primary causative forces of the Universe) consisting of the four distinct Shiva triangles (with apex upwards) kept apart from the former by the bindu, with the eight-petalled lotus, the lotus of sixteen petals with the three circles around and the three lines, are counted as forty-four triangles." Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 11 Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on gold plate or butter.Sit facing North.Chant this sloka 1000 times daily for 18 (8 or 81 or 6 ) days. Archana: Chant Lalitha Sahasranamam offering vermillion. Offerings: Cooked rice, cooked rice mixed with turmeric powder and ghee, green gram pulse sweetened with jaggery, fruits. Beneficial Results: Barren women become pregnant, getting issues. The butter used for drawing Yantra to be consumed daily. Literal Results: Intricate problems being solved.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 12 "Thvadeeyam Soundaryam Thuhinagirikanye Thulayithum Kaveendraaha Kalpanthe Kathamapi Virinchiprabhruthayaha! Yadaalokouthsukyaadamaralalanaa Yaanthi Manasaa Thapobhirdushpraapaamapi Girishasaayujyapadaveem!" ​ त्वदीयं सौन्दर्यं तुहिनगिरिकन्ये तुलयितुं ।

कवीन्द्राः कल्पन्ते कथमपि विरिञ्चि-प्रभृतयः ।

यदालोकौत्सुक्या-दमरललना यान्ति मनसा।

तपोभिर्दुष्प्रापामपि गिरिश-सायुज्य-पदवीम् ॥ 12 ॥ Literal Meaning: "Oh, Daughter of the snow-clad Mountain! The best of thinkers-Brahma and others- are at great pains to find a suitable comparison to Thy beauty. Even the celestial damsels, out of great eagerness to get a glimpse of Thy splendour, mentally attain a condition of absorption into Shiva, which is unobtainable even by penance." Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 12 Mode of Worship: Yantra to be made on water or honey placed in a silver vessel.Sit facing North-East. Chant this sloka 1000 times daily for 45 (48) days. With any liquid, Yantra can be made by squeezing the same from a cloth soaked with that liquid. Archana: Chant Saraswathi Ashtotharam with white flowers and Lalitha Ashtotharam with jasmine flowers. Offerings: Cooked rice, pomegranates and honey. Beneficial Results: Cures dumbness, provides power of eloquent speech, gift of poesy. Literal Results: Improves intellect and analytical capacity. Poetic and scholarly pursuits are enhanced. Concentration and capacity to focus increases.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 13 "Naram Varsheeyaamsam Nayanavirasam Narmasu Jadam Thavaapaangaalokey Pathithamanudhaavanthi Shathasha! Galaddveneebandhaaha Kuchalakalashavisrasthasichayaa Hathaath Thrutyaathkaanchyo Vigalithadukoolaa Yuvathayaha!" नरं वर्षीयांसं नयनविरसं नर्मसु जडं।

तवापाङ्गालोके पतित-मनुधावन्ति शतशः ।

गलद्वेणीबन्धाः कुचकलश-विस्त्रिस्त।

सिचया हटात् त्रुट्यत्काञ्यो विगलित-दुकूला युवतयः ॥ 13 ॥ Literal Meaning: "If Thy gracious side-glance falls on a very decrepit old man who is ugly to look at and whose erotic sensibilities are dead, he will be followed in all haste, by love-lorn young women in their hundreds, having their locks scattered, their rounded breasts exposed by the loosening of their upper robes, and their girdles suddenly broken in excitement, thus letting their silken robes slip down." Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 13 Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on gold or lead plate. Sit facing East. Chant this sloka 1008 (1000) times daily, for 6 (16) days. Archana: Chant Lalitha Thrishati offering vermillion. Offerings: Cooked rice and scrapings of coconut kernel mixed with powdered jaggery and milk. BENEFICIAL RESULTS: Power to attract women and cures impotency. Literal Results: Ability to magnetise women. Increase of virility in men.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 14 "Kshithau Shatpanchaashadvisamadhikapanchaashadudake Huthaashe Dwaashashtishchathuradhikapanchaashadanile ! Divi Dwihshat-thrimshanmanasi Cha Chathuhshashtirithi Ye Mayookhaastheshaamapyupari Thava Paadaambujayugam!" ​ क्षितौ षट्पञ्चाशद्-द्विसमधिक-पञ्चाश-दुदके।

हुतशे द्वाषष्टि-श्चतुरधिक-पञ्चाश-दनिले ।

दिवि द्विः षट् त्रिंशन् मनसि च चतुःषष्टिरिति ये।

मयूखा-स्तेषा-मप्युपरि तव पादाम्बुज-युगम् ॥ 14 ॥ Litera Meaning: "In the bindu in the centre of the sahasraara is Thy transcendent abode, far above the chakra to which Thy Rays (or luminous manifestation of Shakthis) reach in the following combinations: Fifty-six in the moolaadhaara comprised of the element of Earth (pruthvi tattwa), fifty-two in the manipoora of the essence of Water (apa tattwa), sixty-two in the Swadhishtaana of the element of Fire (agni tattwa), fifty-two in the anaahatha of the character of Air (vaayu tattwa), seventy-two rays in the vishuddhi of the form of Ether (akaasha tattwa) and sixty-four in the agna which partakes of the character of mind (manasa tattwa)." Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 14 Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on gold plate.Sit facing North. Chant this verse 1008 (1000) times daily, for 44 (45) days. Archana: Chanting of Lalitha Sahasranamam offering red flowers or vermillion. Offerings: Cooked rice, black gram-काला चना.. cakes, milk gruel{दूध का दलिया} and betels पान-with slices of nut. Beneficial Results: Removes poverty in the case of individuals; freedom from famine, drought, etc. in the case of nations. Literal Results: In case of deprivation in any area of life/ health/ career of the devotee, that particular issue gains strength , getting rid of bad and untoward factors.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 15 "Sharathjyothsnaashubhraam Shashiyuthajataajootamakutaam Varatthraasathraanasphatikaghatikaapusthakakaraa-m! Sakrunna Thvaa Nathvaa Kathamiva Sathaam Sannidadhathe Madhuksheeradraakshaamadhurimadhureenaaha Phanithayaha!" ​ शरज्ज्योत्स्ना शुद्धां शशियुत-जटाजूट-मकुटां ।

वर-त्रास-त्राण-स्फटिकघुटिका-पुस्तक-कराम् ।

सकृन्न त्वा नत्वा कथमिव सतां सन्निदधते ।

मधु-क्षीर-द्राक्षा-मधुरिम-धुरीणाः फणितयः ॥ 15 ॥ Literal Meaning: "How can torrents of words, excelling even honey, milk and grapes, help flowing from the mouth of good men who once make prostration to Thee who art endowed with the lustre of the autumnal moon, who art holding Thy hands in the pose of granting boons and offering protection, and sporting in the other two a rosary of crystal beads and a book, and who wearest the crescent moon in Thy crown of plaited locks!" Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 15 Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on gold plate or in water placed in a siver vessel. With any liquid, Yantra can be made by squeezing the same from a cloth soaked with that liquid. Sit facing East. Chant this sloka 1000 times daily for 45 (48) days. Archana: Chanting of Saraswathi Ashtotharam offering white flowers and Lalitha Ashtotharam offering red flowers. Offerings: Cooked rice, honey, sugar and fruits. Beneficial Results: Getting poetic imagination and enlightenment. Literal Results: Attaining wisdom over disturbing issues. Enjoying sweet foods. Creative intellect gets enhanced, elevation in academics. In case of deprivation in any area of life/ health/ career of the devotee, that particular issue gains strength , getting rid of bad and untoward factors.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 16 "Kaveendraanaam Chethahkamalavanabaalaathaparuchim Bhajanthe Ye Santhaha Kathichidarunaameva Bhavatheem! Virinchipreyasyaastharunatharashrungaaralaharee Gabheeraabhirvaagbhirvidadhathi Sathaam Ranjanamamee!" ​ कवीन्द्राणां चेतः कमलवन-बालातप-रुचिं ।

भजन्ते ये सन्तः कतिचिदरुणामेव भवतीम् ।

विरिञ्चि-प्रेयस्या-स्तरुणतर-श्रृङ्गर लहरी।

गभीराभि-र्वाग्भिः र्विदधति सतां रञ्जनममी ॥ 16 ॥ Literal Meaning: "O Mother, Thou Aruna, the crimson-coloured Goddess, art like the light of morning's rising sun to the lotus flowers constituted of the minds of gifted poets (helping as Thou dost, their poesy to blossom forth). Therefore, those devoted men who adore Thee become capable of delighting the minds of assemblies of literary connoisseurs with the majestic flow of their words surging like waves of erotic sentiments emanating from youthful Saraswathi; the Goddess of Learning." Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 16 Mode of worship: Yantra to be made on gold or copper plate. Sit facing North-East. Chant this sloka 1008 (1000) times daily for 44 (45,41) days. Archana: Chanting of Saraswathi Ashtotharam and Lalitha Thrishati offering jasmine or white flowers. Offerings: Cooked rice, curd, milk, honey and fruits. Beneficial Results: Erudition, knowledge of Vedas and Shastras, knowledge of various languages and immunity from evil effects of spirits. Literal Results: Winning in debates, enticing public through dynamic oratory, capable of emerging victorious in extremely difficult subjects or higher studies and attaining top grades. Highly suited for people in the field of politics and law.

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 17 "Savithribhirvaachaam Shashimanishilaabhangaruchibhihi Vashinyaadyaabhisthvaam Saha Janani Sanchinthayanthi Yaha! Sa Karthaa Kaavyaanaam Bhavathi Mahathaam Bhangiruchibhihi Vachobhirvaagdeveevadanakamalaamodamadhuraihi-!" सवित्रीभि-र्वाचां चशि-मणि शिला-भङ्ग रुचिभि-।

र्वशिन्यद्याभि-स्त्वां सह जननि सञ्चिन्तयति यः ।

स कर्ता काव्यानां भवति महतां भङ्गिरुचिभि- ।