Diwali - the festival of lights is one of the most celebrated festivals of India. People worship Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Ganesh on this day and seek their blessings. It is said that those who recite the Diwali Pooja Mantra with complete devotion are blessed with health, wealth and prosperity.
It is very important to chant the Diwali Puja Mantra with a pure heart and immense faith to invoke Lord Ganesh and Goddess Lakshmi. These deities are said to bring fame, fortune and riches to every devotee who worships them faithfully.
It is said that chanting mantras is a way to praise the deities and thank them for what they have given us. We express our gratitude by chanting the Diwali Puja mantras and add to the divinity of the Lakshi-Ganesh Pujan.
There is a certain protocol that must be followed while chanting the Diwali Puja Mantra. First of all, you must clean the place of worship. Then bath yourself and wear fresh clothes before sitting down in the East direction for the Diwali Puja.
Place the idols of Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Ganesh on a wooden platform covered with a red cloth. You may also make an offering of flowers, kumkum, Chandan, fruits, sweets, turmeric, and betel nuts. It is advised to keep all the cash and ornaments at the feet of the deities and then light an oil lamp in front of the idols and then start chanting the Diwali Puja Mantras.
Diwali is all about lights, prosperity and wellness and these Lakshmi-Ganesh Mantras ensure that the desires of all true devotees be fulfilled by the deities:
Ganesh Mantra (to ward off the negativities before a new beginning) -
In English - “Om Gam Ganapataye Namah”
In Sanskrit - “ॐ गम गणपतये नमः”
Meaning - “I pray to Lord Ganesha to remove all the obstacles of my life.”
Ganesh Mantra ( for prosperity) -
In English - “Om Hreeng Kreeng Hreeng”
In Sanskrit - “ॐ ह्रींग क्रिंग ह्रींग”
Lakshmi Mantra (for financial gain) -
In English - || Om Shring Hring Kling Shring Sidhda Lakshmyai Namah ||
In Sanskrit - ।। ॐ श्रीं ह्रीं क्लीं श्रीं सिध्द लक्ष्म्यै नमः ।।
Lakshmi Mantra (for overall abundance) -
In English - “OM Hreem Shreem Kleen Maha Lakshmi Namaha”
In Sanskrit - ॐ ह्रीं क्लीन महालक्ष्म्यै नमः ।।
Special Diwali Puja Mantra - “Om Shring Hring Kling Aing Saung Om Hring Ka A Ee La Hring Ha Sa Ka Ha La Hring Sakal Hring Saung Aing Kling Hring Shring Om”
Chanting the Lakshmi-Ganesh mantras grants riches, abundance, fame, and fortune to the reciter.
These mantras are said to enhance the focus and concentration skills of a person and bestow upon them wisdom and intelligence.
By chanting the Diwali Puja Mantra with complete faith and devotion can remove all the obstacles that hinder your path to success.
These mantras also help in getting rid of stress and make you peaceful and relaxed.
Reciting these mantras can help one get a promotion at their workplace, get rid of family discord and make better decisions in life.