Ganesha Mantras are known as Siddhi Mantra (the one with perfection). Each and every mantra is full of energy
and power of Lord Ganesha. It is believed that mantras of Ganesha, when chanted
with genuine devotion, give positive results. These mantras ward off all trials
and troubles gracing the devotee with every success. All mantras are disclosed
by the Almighty, through the Intelligence, Vision and Experience of the divinely
illuminated and perfected sages and men of integral God-Experience.
Ganesha is the power of knowledge, success and fulfillment. It is believed that
people get benefit out of these mantras when chanted with utmost devotion and
faith. Success is not far when you have love and respect, faith and
understanding, kindness and willpower in your heart and when you are in touch
with that power which breaks up all restrictions, obstacles, problems
,difficulties and makes available to you the rays of success, prosperity and
abundance. Some such Mantras are given below for the spiritual benefit of the
Special Ganesha Mantras
Aum Shri Ganeshaya Namah
"Praise to Lord Ganesha". This is the mantra of prayer, love and adoration. It
is chanted to get Ganesha's blessings for the positive starting of a project,
work or simply to offer him the praise.
Aum Gan Ganapatye Namah
This is Lord Ganesha's mula ("root") mantra .It is also known as his ''beej''
Mantra. This mantra is used for Yoga Sadhana in which we pray to Lord Ganesha
and merge ourself with the supreme knowledge and peace. This is a mantra from
Ganapati Upanishad. One can always use it before starting any new venture so
that success comes without any hassle.
Aum Vakratundaya Hum
This is a powerful mantra from Ganesha Purana. When things are not in your favour, or
when the minds of the people turn negative, depressed or discouraged, the
attention of Ganesha may be drawn by this mantra to straighten their ways. The
HUM symbolizes "Delay no more, my Lord, in straightening the paths of the
crooked-minded ones." This mantra is used many a times in the Ganesha Purana to
reduce the violence of cruel demons. In addition, this mantra could also be used
for healing any spinal problem, such as curvature of the spine or curved limbs.
Dedicate 1,008 repetitions of this holy word to straighten and heal such
Aum Kshipra Prasadaya Namah
Kshipra means immediate. If some danger or negative energy is coming your way and you don't know how to
get rid of that danger, with true devotion, practice this mantra for quick
blessing and purification of one's aura.
Aum Shrim Hrim Klim Glaum Gam Ganapataye vara varada sarva janamme vashamanaya svaha
There are several beej (seed) mantras in this mantra. Among other things, it says, "Shower Your
blessings, O Lord. I offer my ego as an oblation."
Aum Sumukhaya Namah
This mantra has a lot of meaning, in simple terms, it means you will
be always very beautiful in soul, in spirit, in face, everything. By meditating
on this mantra, very pleasing manners and a beauty comes on you. Along with that
comes peace, which constantly works in your eyes; and the words you speak are
all filled with that power of love.
Aum Ekadantaya Namah
Ekadanta refers to one tusk in the elephant face, which means God broke the duality and
made you to have a complete one-pointed mind. Whoever has that oneness of mind
and single-minded devotion will achieve everything.
Aum Kapilaya Namah
Kapila (red) means that you are able to give colour therapy. You are
able to create colours around yourself and around others, soak them in that
colour and heal them. As per the mantra you create, so will you create the
colors. Another meaning is "wish cow," the "cow of plenty." It means that
whatever you wish, that comes true. There is a wish-cow inside you. Whatever you
wish, especially for curing others, comes true instantly.
Aum Gajakarnikaya Namah
The ears of Ganesha, the elephant - god, are constant
fanning, which means people can talk a lot, but you are not receiving inside
anything other than what is important. It also means that you can sit anywhere
and tune this celestial tube (the body) with seven channels (chakras) and all
72,000 nadis, to any loka and be able to hear ancestors, angels, the voice of
God or the voice of prophets. That kind of inner ear you will develop through
Aum Lambodaraya Namah
This means you feel that you are this universe. It means that all the celestial bodies are within you. Like an
entire tree is in the seed, the whole universe is in the sound of creation,
which is Aum, and that Aum consciousness in you makes you feel that you are the
universe. Therefore, if you say, realizing the oneness with the universe,
"shanti to the world" every day, then the grace of God will come and there will
be world peace, universal peace. It is the universe within Aum and Aum within
Aum Vikataya Namah
This means realizing this world as a dream
or a drama. When you are in that high consciousness, this whole world looks like
a dream. All of us have taken a role. We have to play our role in life as wife
or husband or children or citizens, all consistent with the role we have taken.
When an actor bitten by a sponge cobra that is brought on the stage falls, the
entire audience cries; but that boy who has fallen knows it was not a real cobra
and he is not dead. Life is a drama --definitely life in this material world,
this physical world of ego, is a drama. But inside, like the boy on the stage
who is quite happy knowing that he didn't die by the bite of the sponge cobra,
like that, the truth never dies in us; it is immortal. So everything else you
consider as drama. That consciousness comes to you by knowing this mantra.
Aum Vighna Nashanaya Namah
This mantra invokes the Lord Ganesha to
remove every hindrance in your life and in your works. By constant meditation on
this mantra, all obstacles and blocked energy in your physical and cosmological
bodies are released.
Aum Vinayakaya Namah
Vinayaka is the name of Ganesha in the golden age. So by realizing this mantra, your life will have a
golden age. In your office, in your work, you'll be the boss. Vinayaka means
something under control. Vinayaka means the Lord of resolving problems.
Aum Ganadhyakshaya Namah
This mantra is very important. Suppose you have a
group, a country, neighbours, or any kind of group therapy, group healing or a
whole country requiring healing, then you have to bring that entire group to
your mind's arena and say this mantra. A group healing takes place by this
Aum Bhalachandraya Namah
In Sanskrit, bhala means the forehead center. Chandra means the crescent moon. Bhalachandra means that chakra from where the nectar drips. That is the secret of all healing. It is to feel
yourself as Shiva, identifying yourself with the Truth and feeling constantly
that you are carrying the crescent moon, the symbol of growth and nectar of