Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra

 

Aum Haum Joom Sah           Aum Bhur Bhuvah Swaha


Aum Tryambakam Yajamahe

Sugandhim Pushti-vardhanam |

Urva - rukamiva Bandhanan

Mrtyor - muksheeya Maamritat |
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Aum Swaha Bhuvah Bhuh          Aum Sah Joom Haum Aum
 

The singer of this mantra in this site, Shankar Sahney, during his regular meditation on compassionate Lord Shiva, obtained a very intense experience and a profound message and he was inspired to take this mantras to one crore people and help them overcome their problems in life and gain spiritual progress. Unique and rare sketch of Lord Shiva made during the above experience is provided in the Image section.
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Meaning: We worship The Three-Eyed Lord Shiva who is naturally fragrant, immensely merciful and who is the Protector of the devotees. Worshipping him may we be liberated from death for the sake of immortality just as the ripe cucumber easily separates itself from the binding stalk i.e. “By your Grace, Let me be in the state of salvation (Moksha) and be saved from the clutches of fearful death and calamities”. Remembering Lord Ganesha and then Brahmrishi Vasishta who has given us this mahamantra, before beginning the Mahamrityunjaya Mantra will give us ENHANCED RESUTS. (Refer to the audio)


Effects
When chanted with full sincerity, faith and devotion, to a worshipper from any faith, this removes dangers of accidents, incurable diseases and calamities, bestows long Life and immortality. It has a great curative effect. Diseases pronounced incurable by doctors are cured by this Mantra. It bestows health, wealth, peace, prosperity, satisfaction and long life. It is a Moksha-Mantra too.


Explanation :The mantra is a prayer of devotee to Lord Shiva. Trayambaka is the three eyed one (where the third eye signifies the giver of knowledge, which destroys ignorance and releases us from the cycle of death and rebirth). Lord Shiva, when worshipped Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra, bestows the boon of sound health, longlife, prosperity, wealth, contentment and Peace. For the worshipper of this mantra, whichever faith he may belong to, the positive vibrations of the mantra percolates to each and every cell in the body thus forming a protective shield protecting the worshiper from life calamities, accidents, mishaps, daily calamities etc. Also called as Moksha mantra, the energy or heat created by chanting this, makes one fearless and takes one beyond the cycle of birth and death. This mantra takes you to your state of absolute truth, pure consciousness and bliss i.e. the state of Sachidananda[ sat- chit- anand] and links you to the most merciful Lord Shiva.


Word Meanings:

AUM: Absolute reality.

Tryambakam: Trya means three. Ambakam means eyes. Three eyed Lord Shiva.

Yajamahe: We rejoice in meditation on all of this, sing in His praise

Sugandhim: Means fragrance.

Pushtivardhanam: Means that which nourishes all.

Urvarukamiva: Urva means big. Arukam means deadly disease, which are like the death of Wisdom or physical untimely death.

Bandhanan: Means bound down (e.g. bound down to the ignorance and untruth)

Mrityor: Means untruth or physical death

Mukshiya: Means liberation from the cycles of physical, mental, and spiritual death.

Maamritat: Means please give me rejuvenating nectar( Amritam ), so as to have this liberation, like the process of severing the cucumber from the creeping vine without any pain.

Method for attaining great and rare results from this Mantra:
Although even one round (ONE MALA) of this mantra starts giving the desired results, but it is said that with the 41 days practice of 125000 mantras with faith and VIDHI the devotee (sadhaka) surely gets the Result.

This mantra can be chanted any time with faith, devotion and surrender Brahmamuhurtam [6 ghati before sun rise] is the ideal time to chant this (Devotees can play/download this mantra 108 times from this website and can chant along ).