Kali holds the primary position among all the ten great learnings. There
is a tale mentioned in the Kalika-Purana. Once the deities went to the
Himalayas and eulogized the personifications of the illusions of the
world (Mahamaya). According to the Purana this place was the hermitage
of Sage Matang. Pleased by them, Bhagavati appeared in the form of Matang's
mistress and asked as to whom were they eulogizing.
a divine appearance manifested from the body of that mistress, which
was as dark as a Mountain in complexion. This divine appearance herself
answered on behalf of the deities that these deities are eulogizing
the complexion of that divine appearance was black like a collyrium
she was given the name of KALI.
the worship of Kali requires proper initiation yet one can attain her
blessings by other means also. Goddess Kali is pleased by chanting mantras,
doing worship and a sacrifice or burnt offering etc. either on the image,
or by the help of Yantras (mystical diagrams) or by any other way shown
by an able teacher (Guru).
goddess Kali is pleased then all the aspirations of man gets fulfilled
and he is saved from the dangerous calamities.
CRYPTIC MANTRA :
'KRING KRING KRING HRING HRING HRING HOONG HOONG DAKSHINE KALIKE KRING
KRING KLIM HRING HRING HRING HOONG HOONG PHAT SWAHA'.
DAKSHINKALI CHA KRISHNARUPA PARATMIKA
MUNDAMALI VISHALAKSHI SRISHTI SANHARKARIKA
wishes and aspirations get fulfilled if either the cryptic mantra or
the other mantras are chanted for 1,25,000 times (one lakh and twenty
five thousand), with full faith and devotion. The chanting of the mantras
can be raised according to the requirement.
chanting the mantras the Kali Yantra should be properly worshipped.
Tara & Kali are same yet their complexions are different. Kali complexion
is dark whereas Tara complexion is blue. Tara killed the demon 'Hayagreeva'.
She has Lord Shiva lying under her feet like a corpse. Her bluish complexion's
beauty is magnified manifold by her three eyes, which appear like a
blue lotus flowers. In her four hands she has a scissors, a head (skull),
a lotus flower and an axe. She wears tiger's skin on her body, and has
a necklace of skulls around her neck. She is considered to be very violent
in nature, but her eagerness to shower blessings on the devotee is infallible
too. So she is the most merciful.
or Ugratara is worshipped for the attainment of powers of speech, pleasures
and even salvation. She is also worshipped for the destruction of enemies.
Tara is worshipped in the night and is an another appearance of Shakti.
She is considered to be the ruler and presider of miraculous effects
'AIM OM HRIM KRIM HOOM PHAT'
SARASWATI PRANAMATAN SAUBHAGYA SAMPATPRADE PRATYALIDHAPADASTHITE SHAVAHRIDI
SMITANNAMBHORUHE PHULLENDEE VAR LOCHANE TRINAYANE KARTI KAPALOTPALE
KHADGANCHADADHATI TVAMEVA SHARANANTVAMISHVARIMASHRAYE
chanting of the above cryptic mantra or the mantra for 1,25,000 times
with devotion and worshipping the mystical diagram (Yantra) gives
accomplishment of the desired object.
tale about the manifestation of goddess Chhinnamasta is as follows,
Once, goddess Bhagwati-Bhawani, went to have a bath in the river Mandakini,
with her two companion Jaya and Vijaya.
having their bath all of them became hungry. The complexion of goddess
Bhagawati turned dark because of sheer hunger. Jaya and Vijaya asked
for something to eat. Goddess Bhagawati told both of them to wait for
some time. After sometime they demanded for food again. They were again
told by goddess Bhagawati to wait.
to control their hunger Jaya and Vijaya said very politely to Bhagawati
that "Mother, give food to her hungry children as soon as it is
was very pleased by their innocence, she severed her head by her own
hand and held the severed head in her left hand, three streams of blood
started to ooze out from the neck.
of them, satisfied their hunger by drinking the blood from the three
streams of blood respectively.
is called Chhinnamasta because of her severed head.
Chhinnamasta is a symbol of the perception of secrecy. She stands on
the seat of white lotus. In her navel 'Yoni Chakra' are situated. The
directions itself are her apparel. Her two companions symbolizes the
two qualities of TARA (dark) and Raja (medium). She is alive even though
her head is severed from her body.
severed head is symbolic of introverted nature of accomplishment.
Cryptic Mantra :
HRING KLING AING VAJRA VAIROCHANIYE HOONG HOONG PHAT SWAHA'
MUDA SAISHA YA PRALAYE SAMASTA BHUVANAM BHOKTUM
KSHAMA TAMASI | SHAKTI SAPI PARATPARATARA
BHAWAWATI NAMNAPARA DAKINI DHYEYA
DHYANAPARAIH SADA SAVINAYAM BHAKTESHTA BHUTIPRADA
above mentioned cryptic mantra or the mantra should be chanted for 1,25,000
for the accomplishment of any desire.
Before starting the Japa the Yantra must be worshiped.
is called Shodashi because she possesses all the sixteen Supernatural
powers (Kala). Goddess Shodashi is the most enchanting beauty of all
the ten great learnings.
who has the mantra consisting of sixteen letters, has organs glowing
like a rising sun. She has four hands and three eyes. She is seated
on the lotus, which is placed on the body of Shiva who is lying in a
has a noose, a hook, a bow and an arrow in each of her hands. Eveready
to shower blessings on her devotees, her appearance is completely Somber
& gentle and her heart is full of compassion.
devotee who takes her refuge achieves great divinity like the deities.
In fact her splendors are indescribable. Even the Vedas are incapable
of describing her greatness. Being pleased with her devotee she gives
more than he demands.
KAEL LA HRING HASA KAHALA HRING SAKALA HRING'
PASHANKUSHA SHARANSHCHAPANDHARAYANTIM SHIVAMBHAJE
desire is fulfilled if the above mentioned cryptic mantra or the Mantra
is chanted for 1,25,000 times. The number of the chanting can be increased
if the complexity of the task demands that
following Yantra too should be properly worshipped.
presiding of Mani-dwipa (name of a place) as described in Devi Bhagawat
is an embodiment of the Mantra 'Hrillekha' (HRIM), Shakti and Maha Laxmi
and also a companion of Lord Shiva in all of his divine activities and
is called Goddess Bhuvaneshwari.
Bhuvaneshwari is the preeminent and a nurturer of the whole humanity.
Her appearance is Somber and her complexion is red. She blesses her
devotee by making him fearless and also help him in the accomplishment
of all the powers. In the scriptures her greatness has been described
Cryptic Mantra 'Hrim' contains the form of goddess Bhuvaneshwari. This
mantra has been called as Pranav (OM) in Devi Bhagawat. A devotee who
chants this cryptic mantra and methodically performs 'Homa' (burnt offering),
feeds the Brahmins with complete faith and devotion himself attains
Shiva is the cause behind the evolution of this creation and his powers
lies in goddess Bhuvaneshwari. Her ambrosia nurtures the whole world.
complexion is red like a rising Sun and has three eyes. She possesses
moon in her crown. Her soft smile gives information about her favor
and kindness. A hook and a noose in her hand show her controlling power.
DYUTI MINDU KIRITANTUNGA KUCHANNAYANTRAYA YUKTAM SMERAMUKHIM TVARADANKUSHA
PASHA BHITIKARAM PRABHAJE BHUVANESHIM
above mentioned mantra should be chanted for 1,25,000 times along with
the worship of the Yantra for the fulfillment of any desire or accomplishment
of any task. The mantra's chanting could be increased according to the
complexity of the task. YANTRA.
methods for the worship of Tripura-Bhairavi have been described in
the sacred texts for the attainment of victory over the sensual desires
and all round development.
who is also called Kala-Bhairavi is the presiding goddess of this decaying-world.
Her complexion is red like the thousands of rising-sun, wears silken
apparel and has a garland of heads around her neck. Her lips are marked
with blood. She has three eyes and possesses a moon in her crown. She
has a garland in her hand and is an embodiment of knowledge, fearlessness
and boons. There is a soft smile on her lips.
Cryptic Mantra :
HASA KARIMHA SAIN'
SAHASRA KANTIM ARUNAKSHOUMAM SHIROMALIKAM
RAKTALIPTA PAYODHARAM JAPAVATIM VIDYAMBHITIM VARAM
HASTABJAIR DHADHATIM TRINETRA VILASAO VAKTRAR AVINDASHRIYAM
HIMANSHU RATNA MUKUTAM VANDE SAMANDASMITAM
desire gets fulfilled by the chanting of above-mentioned mantra for
1,25,000 times and by worshipping the Yantra. The chanting can be increased
depending upon the complexity of the task.
is a narration regarding goddess Dhumavati that once goddess Parvati
being tormented by great hunger requested Lord Shiva to satisfy her
hunger. But Lord Shiva did not respond. When he did not respond even
after her repeated request than she swallowed Lord Shiva himself. Smoke
came out from her appearance. Lord Shiva told her that from now onwards
her enchanting appearance of Bhagta would be known as 'Dhuma or Dhumavati'.
Dhumavati's appearance resembles that of an old woman terrifying, always
tormented by great thirst and hunger and is considered to posses’
'DHUNG DHUND DHUMAVATI THHAH THHAH'
CHANCHALA DUSHTA DIRGHA CHA MALINAMBARA
VIMUKTA KUNTALA RUKSHA VIDHAVA VIRALADWIJA
KAKADHVAJARATHARUDHA VILAMBITA PAYODHARA
SHURPPA HASTATIRUKSHAKSHA DHUT HASTA VARANVITA
PRAVRIDHDAGHONATU BHRISHANKUTILA KUTILEKSHANA
KSHUTPIPASARDDITA NITYAMBHAYADA KALAHASPADA
above given mantra if chanted meditatively for 1,25,000 times fulfills
all kind of aspirations. The number of chanting can be increased depending
upon the complexity of the task.
worship of Baglamukhi who is also famous as 'Pitambara Vidya' (yellow
Color is prominently used in her worship) for protection against the
enemies and to defeat them, to get victory in the legal matters, to
acquire wealth, to clear away the debts and to attain power of oratory
her worship yellow clothes, garland made of turmeric; yellow seat and
yellow flowers are used. She is the presiding goddess who has a desire
of annihilating the demons in her individual form and carries on the
destruction of commodities according to the wishes of the almighty God.
has her abode amidst the ocean of ambrosia where her canopy decorated
with diamonds is situated and her throne is decorated with the jewels.
complexion is yellow, wears yellow apparels, ornaments and a garlands,
which is also of yellow color. In her one hand is a tongue of an enemy
and in the other hand she holds a mace.
is a tale regarding her manifestation. In the 'Satyuga' period once
the whole world was threatened by a terrific cyclone. Lord Vishnu being
concerned about the safety of the whole humanity went near to Haridra
(reservoir) situated in Saurashtra, to please Goddess Bhagawati by his
Vidya (Baglamukhi) appeared before him, manifesting from the water of
Haridra wearing yellow apparels. She controlled the powerful current
of the threatening flood and destructive nature.
Bagla helps the almighty god by punishing and controlling those negative
powers that try to trespass the natural flow, She controls our speech
knowledge and movement. She is capable of giving powers (Siddhis) and
fulfilling all the wishes of her devotee like a 'Kalpa-Taru'.
HLING BAGALAMUKHI SARVVADUSHTANAM VVACHANMUKHAM
STAMBHAYA JIHVAKINLAYA KILAYA BUDDHIMNASHAYA HLING SWAHA
MADHYESUDHABDHI MANIMANDAPARATNAVEDI SINHASANOPARIGATAMPARI PITA VARNNAM
PITAMBARA BHARAN MALYA VIBHUSHITANGIDEVINNAMAMI DHRITMUGDAR VAIRIJIHVAM
JIHAGRAMADAYA KARENA DEVIM VAMENA SHATRUNPARI PIDYANTIM GADABHICHHATEN
CHA DAKSHINENA PITAMBARADHYANDVIBHUJANNAMAMI
above-mentioned cryptic mantra or the mantra if chanted for 1,25,000
time is capable of fulfilling any desire. The numbers of chanting can
be increased depending upon the complexity of the task. The devotee
should worship the Yantra also.
Shiva is also known as Matang. His Shakti (power) is called Matangi.
Her complexion is dark and possesses a moon on her forehead. The three-eyed
goddess is seated on the crown decorated with jewels. Her luster is
like a blue lotus and is destroyer of the demons (forest) like a fire.
In each of her four hands, she has a noose, a mace, an axe and a hook.
She is a destroyer of the demons by enchanting them first with her beauty
and a fulfiller of every desire of her devotees.
is worshipped for the attainment of great powers, power of speech, happiness
in family life etc.
HRING KLING HOONG MATANGAYAIPHAT SWAHA'.
VEDAIRVABAHU DANDAIRASI KHETAKA PASHANKUSHADHARAM
above given mantra if chanted for 1,25,000 times helps in the accomplishment
of any task. A devotee should also worship the following Yantra.
Kamla is the personified energy of Lord Vishnu and a companion in
all the divine activities of Maha Vishnu. Her worship in reality is
the worship of Shakti (Power) the root cause of the existence of this
her blessings a man's life becomes full of misfortune and miseries.
Not only the humans but also the deities, the demons, the Gandharvas
(Supernatural celestial beings) are eager to have her favors and blessings.
has her seat on the lotus flower and possesses a golden luster in
her appearance. Four elephants as white as the snow of Himalayas surround
her on four sides, holding vessels full of gold in their trunks. Goddess
Kamala has four hands, there are lotus flowers in each of her two
hands, and her two remaining hands are in the posture of giving boons
and blessings. She has a crown on her head and her apparel is silken.
worship gives victory, splendors, wealth etc. On the spiritual ground,
worship of all these ten great learning’s is considered the
means for attainment of salvation and almighty god.
HRING SHRING KLING HSAOUH JAGATPRASUTYAI HOONG PHAT SWAHA'
HASTOTKSHIPTA HIRANMAYAMRITAGHATAIRASICHYA MANASHRIYAM
VIBHRANAVARAMABJAYUGMAMBHAYAM HASTAISKIRI TOJJVALAM
KSHOUMABADDHANITAMBA BIMBALALITAM VANDERAVINDA STHITAM
chanting of the above mantra for 1,25,000 times helps to fulfill any
desire and to accomplish any task. The following Yantra should also