Mantras of Ganesha are the famous Hindu stotras and mantras dedicated to Lord Ganesh – one of the main gods in Hinduism. Arguably the most common worshipped among Hindu gods in India and abroad – Lord Ganesha is worshipped as the remover of obstacles and conciliated at the beginning of any event. Ganesha is the son of God Shiva and Goddess Parvathi and is easily identified with the Elephant head depicted with curved trunk, broken tusk and big ears, also with pot-belly body of human being. Ganesha is known by various names – among them the most popular ones are Ganesh, Pillayar, Vinayaka Gajanana, Ganapathi, and Vigneshwara.
Mantras of Ganesha or Ganapathi
Ganesha Gayatri Mantra
Ganesh Gayatri is the Gayatri mantram or Vedic Sanskrit verse addressed to Lord Ganesh. Similar to other Gayatri Mantras, Ganesha Gayatri Mantra when chanted with the proper pranayama will help to attain good results. Find lyrics of Ganesha Gayatri Mantra here.
Ganeshashtakam, also known as Vinayagar Astagam, is a powerful Hindu mantra of Lord Ganesh. It is mentioned in ancient Hindu scriptures that chanting Ganesha Ashtakam will help to meet with success on all actions. Find lyrics of Ganeshashtakam with English meaning here.
Ganesha Ashtothram Shatanamavali
Ganesh Ashtothram Shata Namavali is a popularly used Ganesha mantra. Ganesha Ashtottaram is the 108 names of Lord Ganesh. The lyrics of Ganesha Ashtothram Shatanamavali here.
Sankata Nasana Ganapati Stotra
Sankata Nasana Ganapati Stotram is a popular Hindu devotional prayer addressed to Lord Ganesha. According to Narada Purana praying of Sankata Nasana Ganesha mantra on a daily basis helps to get rid of all sorrows in life. Find lyrics of Sankata Nasana Ganesha Stotra.
Ganesh Chalisa or Ganapathi Chalisa is a famous Hindu devotional mantra dedicated to Lord Ganesha. Ganesh Chalisa is a 40 stanza prayer which helps to appease the God and gain prosperity, wealth and knowledge. Click here for the lyrics of Ganesh Chalisa.
Maha Ganapathi Mool Mantra
Maha Ganapathi Mool Mantra is a short Ganesha mantra which can be chanted daily to invoke Lord Ganesh. Chanting Ganesha Mool Mantra before beginning any new task will help to remove any obstacles and attain success. Click here for lyrics of Maha Ganapathi Mool Mantra.
Ganesha Pancharatnam Stotram
Ganesha Pancharathnam Stotra was written by Hindu guru Adi Sankaracharya. Chanting of this powerful Ganesh mantra helps to destroy any obstacles in life and attain success in all deeds. Lyrics of Ganesha Pancharatnam Stotra and English meaning can be seen here.
Shri Vinayakar Kavacham
Vinayakar Kavacham is a Tamil Ganesha Devotional prayer which is used to appease Pillayar to protect the devotee. Lyrics of Vinayagar Kavacham can be seen here.
Gajananam Bhuta Ganathi Sevitam Mantra
Gajananam Bhoota Ganadi Sevitam is a namaskara mantra of Lord Ganesha. Find lyrics of Gajananam Bhoota Ganadhi Sevitam Sloka here.