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Mahalakshmi Aarati

     Mahalakshmi Aarati

JAI LAKSHMI MAATAA, MAIYAA JAYA LAKSHMI MAATAA
TUMAKO NISHADINA DHYAAVATA, HARA VISHNU VIDHAATAA

Glory to You, O Mother, glory to You, mother Lakshmi. Shiva, Vishnu and Brahma meditate on you everyday and night.

BRAHMAANI, RUDRAANII, KAMALAA, TUUHI HAI JAGA MAATAA
SUURYA CHANDRAMAA DHYAAVATA, NAARADA RISHI GAATAA

You are yourself the consort of Brahma, Rudra (Shiva) and Vishnu and the mother of the world. The Sun and the Moon meditate on you and the sage Narada sings your praises.

DURGAA RUUPA NIRANTARA, SUKHA SAMPATI DAATAA
JO KOI TUMAKO DHYAAVATA, RIDDHI SIDDHI DHANA PAATAA

In the form of Durga, you always provide happiness and wealth (of knowledge). Whoever meditates on You, receives prosperity, success and material wealth.

TUUHI HAI PAATAALA BASANTI, TUUHII SHUBHA DAATAA
KARMA PRABHAAVA PRAKAASHAKA, JAGANIDHI KE TRAATAA

It is You who dwells in the nether regions (patala) of the universe and provides auspiciousness. You bring out the fruits of Karma (action) done by a human being and protect all worldly treasures.

JISA GHARA MEIN TUMA RAHATI, SABA SADAGUNA AATAA
KARA SAKE KOI  KARA LE, MANA NAHIN GHABARAATAA

All the good qualities prevail whereverYour presence is there. With Your grace and favor even the impossible becomes possible without having any nervous agitation.

TUMA BINA YAGYA NA HOVE, VASTRA NA KOII PAATAA
KHAANA PAANA KAA VAIBHAVA, SABA TUMASE HI AATAA

No sacrifice can be performed without You (Your grace) and no one can obtain any garment (to cover his body). It is from You that one receives one's food and drink (nourishment).

SHUBHA GUNA MANDIRA SUNDARA, KSHIRODADHI JAATAA
RATANA CHATURDASHA TUMA HII, KOII NAHIIN PAATAA

O daughter of the Ocean of Milk and the beauteous temple of all propitious virtues, you are a living mass of all the fourteen gems with which none else is endowed.

AARTI LAKSHMI JI KI, JO KOII NARA GAATAA
URA AANANDA UMANGA ATI, PAAPA UTARA JAATAA

Whosoever recites this prayer to Lakshmi is purged of his sins and experiences the ecstasy of joy