Lord Rama is one of the 10 avatars (incarnations) of Lord Vishnu. He is popular as Maryada Purushottam Ram and is one of the most popular deities in Hinduism. Ayodhya, in Bharat (India) is the birthplace and the kingdom of Lord. In fact He himself is the Lord Vishnu who incarnated as human to kill the demons. He ruled the kingdom of Ayodhya, popularly known as “Ram Mandir” now a days, for 11000 years. Actually he ruled the the whole earth. All kingdoms are taken care by Lord Rama. His era Ram Rajya was one of the best time for living. He was and he is worshipped in each and every home of Ram Bhakt. His life is compiled in the scripture called Ramayana. Valmiki Ramayan, Tulsidas Ramayan and Yoga Vashishtha are the widely known ones.
Ram Naam is so pious, sweet and auspicious that while chanting his name one feels the connection with him soon. Devotees chant Rama Mantra to seek His blessings. Lord Rama can rescue us from diseases, sadness, helplessness, despair, sufferings and self-doubt. Worshipping Lord Rama enhances will-power, enthusiasm, self-esteem, mental strength and the ability to face of any situation without any fear.
“Shri Rama” (Shri-yin-Lakshmi, Rama-yang-Vishnu) balances the ida-pingala nadis, also called chandra and surya nadi. Balance of the nadis ensures healthy mind and body. Rama means the one who lives in all. And that is the supreme absolute reality.
Therefore the name of Rama is the light on the dark road. Whether devotee stuck on the spiritual path or in material life Ram Naam is the saviour. It bestows spiritual and material blessings on the aspirant.
The solar chakra or the manipura chakra is associated with the sound of Ram. The mantras of Lord Ram are soothing, healing and powerful. The healing sound vibrations of Ram Mantra sets different patterns of the mind rearrange themselves to make one tranquil.
Nine Powerful Mantras of Lord Rama
श्री राम शरणम् मम्
Shri ram sharanam mam
I take refuge to Lord Ram.
Chanting this mantra with a sincere heart brings balance and strength, and heals the physical and mental body. Furthermore, the chanting of the mantra usually has the effect of creating a surge of bliss through the body.
The most simplest, purest and effective way to connect to the Lord. It purifies the mind and protect us from all evil forces. “Ram Ram” is a form of greeting in India. This is the magical mantra giver of all happiness and peace.
ॐ श्री रामाय नमः॥
Om Shri Ramaya Namah॥
“Om and salutations to Rama, the protector and bestower of happiness.”
ॐ रां रामाय नमः॥
Om Ram Ramaya Namah॥
“Om and with chanting beej mantra Ram salutations to Rama, the protector and bestower of happiness.” Beej Mantras are very effective mantras, to know about them you can go through the “Beej Mantra”
श्री राम जय राम जय जय राम॥
Shri Rama Jaya Rama Jaya Jaya Rama॥
Victory to Lord Rama
- Shri stands for Shakti or Goddess Sita.
- Ra symbolizes the fire that burns our Karma.
- Ma represents water, which means the peace that passeth all understanding.
- Jaya means victory to the spirit over the flesh.
Thus, the entire meaning of the mantra is a victory to God with His Shakti.
Rama Gayatri Mantra
ॐ दाशरथये विद्महे
तन्नो राम प्रचोदयात्॥
Om Dasharathaaye Vidmahe
Sita Vallabhaya Dhimahi,
Tanno Rama Prachodayat॥
Om, let me meditate on the son of Dasharatha (Who has ten chariots), Oh, consort of Sita, give me higher intellect, And let Lord Rama illuminate my mind.
Dasaratha was a great king and the father of Lord Rama. He does great penance and sacrifices to have Rama as son. The Rama and sita are the masculine and feminine energies of the universe to maintain balance. This sitavallabhaya chant balance the two energies in us. Thus the mantra glorifies the Rama as the son of King Dasaratha and as the consort of Sita who herself is Goddess Lakshmi. Chanting of this Ram Gayatri mantra balances the mind, energy. It is the bestower of the power attained by great penance.
Kodanda Rama Mantra
श्री राम जय राम कोदण्ड राम॥
Shri Rama Jaya Rama Kodanda Rama॥
Lord Rama and his bow Kodanda are a great symbolism of courage and valour. The Lord with the kodand is victorious. The mantra chanting of Kodand Rama protects the devotee and grants wishes.
Rama Meditation Mantra
ॐ आपदामपहर्तारम् दाताराम् सर्वसम्पदाम्।
लोकाभिरामम् श्रीरामम् भूयो-भूयो नमाम्यहम्॥
Om Apadamapahartaram Dataram Sarvasampadam।
Lokabhiramam Shriramam Bhuyo-Bhuyo Namamyaham॥
I bow repeatedly to Lord Shri Rama, the one who is most beautiful in the world, the one who wards off sorrow and gives wealth to devotees.
राम रामेति रामेति रमे रामे मनोरमे ।
सहस्रनाम तत्तुल्यं रामनाम वरानने ॥
Rama Rameti Rameti Rame Raame Manorame
Sahasranama Tattulyam Ram Nama Varanane
By meditating on “Rama Rama Rama” (the Name of Rama), my Mind gets absorbed in the Divine Consciousness of Rama, which is Transcendental. The Name of Rama is as Great as the Thousand Names of God (Vishnu Sahasranama).
Chanting Rama once is equivalent to chanting thousand names of Lord Vishnu.
Chant these enchanting Ram mantras with full love & devotion. Lord Rama will protect and bless us and bring happiness and joy in the life of all beings. Love and do mantra chanting!