LORD GANESHA GAYATRI MANTRA
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  • Om lambodaraya vidmahe, mahodaraya dhimahi,
  • Tano danti prachodayat. |
  • Om mahakarnay vidmahe, vakratundaya dhimahi,
  • Tano danti prachodayat. |
  • Om ekadantaya vidmahe, vakratundaya dhimahi,
  • Tano danti prachodayat. |
  • Om tathapurusaya vidmahe, vakratundaya dhimahi,
  • Tano danti prachodayat. |
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Navaratri Special: Day Six or Shashthi of Goddess Katyayani

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Navaratri Day Six: Katyayani - Goddess of Vengeance / Victory

Governing planet: Jupiter
She rides on mount Lion (Sher)
Weapon: Longsword (Talwar), Lotus, Abhayamudra and Varadamudra

Story of Katyayani :

The day six of the Navaratri is also known as Shasthi and on this day Devi Katyayini is worshipped. The incarnation of the Durga is Katyayani and she is the most violent in all forms of Devi Parvati. The Rishi Katya is the father of Katyayani and from this, the name Katyayani is derived. The color Orange depicts the nature of Katyayani which is courage. Her description is given as the Devi having four hands and rides lion.

Mantra of Mata Katyayani :

ॐ देवी कात्यायन्यै नमः॥
Om Devi Katyayanyai Namah॥

Prayer of Mata Katyayani

चंद्रहासोज्जवलकरा शार्दूलवरवाहना।
कात्यायनी शुभं दध्यादेवी दानवघातिनि।।

Chandrahaasojvavalakara shaardulavaravaahana ।
Kaatyaayanee shubhan dadhyaadevee daanavaghaatini॥


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