Lord Ganesh Mantras
Eka Dantaaya Vidmahe
Tanno Danti Prachodayat
Let us meditate on Shri Ganesha, the Lord with one tusk. May that great Lord with the curved trunk inspire and illumine our mind and
Jai Ganapati Sadguna Sadan,
Kavivar Badan Kripaal
Vighna Haran Mangal Karan,
Jai Jai Girijalaal
Glory to you, O Ganesha; to you the whole world pays homage, for you are the delight of Gauri and the charming son of Shiva. You are the extirpator of all pairs of contraries.
Mooshika Vaahana Modhaka Hastha
Chaamara Karna Vilambitha Suthra
Vaamana Roopa Maheshwara Puthra
Vigna Vinaayaka Paadha Namasthey
He who has the mouse as the vahana, He who always keeps Modhak, He who has ears that resemble a hand held fan, He who wears a chain-like ornament around his waist, He who is short statured, He who is the son of Lord Maheshwara. O! Lord Vinayaka who is all the above and he who removes all impediments, we worship your Divine Feet.
Shuklaambara Dharam Vishnum
Shashi Varnam Chatur Bhujam
Prasanna Vadanam Dhyaayeh
Sarva Vighna Upashaanthaye
We meditate on Lord Ganesh, who is clad in white, who is all pervading, whose complexion is grey like that of ash, who has four arms, who has bright countenance and who can destroy all obstacles.