Soundarya Lahari, meaning waves of beauty consists of two parts, Ananda Lahari meaning waves of happiness (first 41 stanzas) and Soundarya Lahari(the next 59 stanzas). It is believed that Lord Ganesha himself has etched the Ananda Lahari on Mount Meru.
These 100 stanzas are supposed to be the foremost among Manthra literature. It is also believed that by Making suitable Yanthras and reciting particular stanzas and worshipping the yantras almost anything can be obtained in the world.
Soundarya Lahari Sloka No.48 :
Thriyaamaam Vaamam They Srujathi Rajaneenaayakathayaa!
Thrutheeyaa They Drushtirdaradalithahemaambujaruchihi
Samaadhatthey Sandhyaam Divasanishayorantharachareem!"
Yantra For Soundarya Lahari Sloka No.48 :
Literal Meaning : Thy right eye being of the nature of the Sun gives birth to the day; Thy left of the Moon causes night, and Thy third eye, resembling a golden lotus slightly in bloom, causes the twilight in between day and night.
Mode of Worship : Yantra to be made on gold or copper plate. Sit facing East. Chant this sloka 1000 (1008) times daily for 45 days. In this yantra the nine small squares with the respective letters represent the nine planets.
Goddess of this Slokha : Shri Shoolini Devi
Archana : Chant the respective ashtotharam of the planets offering respective flowers. After that chant Lalitha Ashtotharam offering vermillion on the left of the yantra.
Offerings: Cooked rice, sweet-gruel, coconuts, plantains and betels with slices of areca nuts.
Beneficial Results : Averting evil effects of planets, success in efforts, attaining all desires. Ill effects owing to planetary position are avoided.
Literal Results : Unexpected joy and turn of events for the better in life.
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The Image of Goddess in taken from the Book titled Adi Shankaracharya's Soundarya Lahari by Sri. G.Ramachandra Shastry. Published by Srinidhi Publications.