Dashmahavidya Yantra is worshipped to get the blessings of 10 incarnations of Divine mother. These mahavidyas are the powers of lord of Vidyas i,e. lord Shiva. These mahavidyas are capable of bestowing unlimited siddhis (success) to their worshipper.
Dashmahavidya Mahayantra is worshipped for the fulfillment of all desires, to become powerful, to attain all Siddhis (Supernatural powers supposed to be acquired through Yogic practice), and to attain all the fourfold Purushaarthas (Four Basic Aims of Human Existence) like Dharma (Discharge of duty), Artha (Acquirement of Wealth), Kama (Gratification) and Moksha (Final Emancipation).
In the worship of Shakti (Divine Mother) Dashmahavidya Yantra is of great significance. As there is tradition of special worship of 10 incarnations of Vishnu in Vaishnav cult similarly the worship of 10 incarnations (Dashmahavidya) of Divine Mother (Shakti) is extremely popular especially during Navratri. In Hindu mythology, tantras, durgasaptashati, kalika puran, narad panchratra and Markandeya purana there are several popular stories about the origin of Dashmahavidya. These 10 forms of Divine mother dispel all evils. These ten forms are associated with the nine planets and lagna just like the ten Avtars of Sri Vishnu. The worship of Devi is divided into two parts based on the waxing and waning of the Moon (Significator of Mother). In the Shukla Paksha (Waxing Moon) represents Durga whereas in the Krishna Paksha (Waning Moon) it represents Kali and the Dashmahavidya. It is noteworthy that among the ten forms the complete Mahvidyas are only two Kali (Saturn) and Tara (Jupiter). The three shakti is Bhairavi (Lagna), Bhuvaneshwari (Moon) and Chhinnamasta (Rahu) are called Vidya. Shodasi or Tripursundari (Mercury) is called Srividya.The remaining four shakti forms called dhumavati (Ketu), Bagalamukhi or Mangala or Hingula (Mars), Matangi (Sun) and Kamala (Venus) are called Siddh vidya.
This Dashmahavidya Mahayantram is worshipped by establishing the yantras of all dashmahavidyas viz, Kali, Tara, Tripurasundri, Bhuvaneshwari, Tripurabhairavi, Baglamukhi, Chhinamasta, Dhumavati, Matangi and Kamla around Sri SriYantram. The combined blessings of all these powers of goddess can make our life more meaningful and successful.
Method of Worship-
Place this yantra on a wooden pedestal on a red cloth. After that do the Dhyana of Tripursundari and Dashmahavidyas. Offer flowers, water, fragrance, rice grains, incense, dhoop , betel leaves, lamp, and Naivedya or sugar.
By chanting below mentioned mantra in front of Dashmahavidya yantra one can easily acquire all fourfold Purusharthas -
"Om Shreeng Hreeng Shreeng Kamaley Kamalalaye Praseed Praseed Shreeng Hreeng Shreeng Om Mahalaxmyai Namah"
In addition to that recitation of individual mantras of Dashmahavidyas or Mahalaxmi and chanting of Dasmahavidya Stotra, Durgasaptashati, Durgasahastranam, Srisooktam, Laxmisooktam or Saundaryalahri can also render positive results in terms of achievement of desired objective.
Information and mantras of all the 10 mahavidyas -
1. Kali Yantra
Kali is most fearsome among all expressions of divinity.
She is responsible for violent destruction and eradication of negative values in this world. Goddess Kali is appeased through this Yantra. When Saturn is badly afflicted in one's horoscope, Kali Yantra can be used. It is considered auspicious for getting success in everything you undertake. This is generally used to get victory over your enemies.
This Yantra is also used for attraction (Vashikaran, Mohan). This Yantra has occult powers and it protects from black magic, bad influence of spirits, ghosts and wicked enemies. It eliminates the harmful effects of malefic planets especially Saturn, which are usually responsible for misfortunes, sufferings and sorrows in life. It has mystical power. It protects you from diseases like blood pressure, paralysis and nervous disorders. Kali Yantra is a blessing for getting success quickly. It is also known as Dakshina Kalika Maha Yantra and fulfills all wishes, brings wealth and comforts of life. The following Mantra should be recited for this Yantra.
Om Kreeng Kalikayai Namah
2. Tara Yantra
Goddess Tara is most compassionate Goddess. She is known as Tara because of her tendency to free her devotees from sins and problems. All of a sudden she delivers you from your serious problems. She is also known as Ekjata. Devotees also call her Neel Saraswati(Blue Saraswati) because of her quality to confer eloquence and excellent communication skills and also unlimited knowledge to her devotees. She has one other name Vasishtaradhita Tara because she was worshipped by sage Vasishtha. Vashishtha, Vishwamitra, Ravana and Gorakhnatha have accepted the greatness of Tara. It was because of blessing of Tara that Kuber could become Lord of wealth. Purifying and transformational energy of Goddess Tara can cut through ignorance and limited consciousness.
Tara Yantra can be worshipped for getting protection, speaking power, emancipation and specially for getting auspicious favour of Jupiter. When Jupiter is badly placed in one’s horoscope this Goddess through this Yantra should be worshipped regularly. Tara popularly known as Tarini is quite well known to the west through her Tibetan manifestations, but some are unaware of the important position she occupies in the Hindu mythology. She is second of the ten mahavidyas she takes us safely across the impermanent ocean of existence (samsara). She guides us to overcome troubles and transcend them. Kings worship this Yantra to get victory. Following Mantra should be recited for worshipping her Yantra.
"Om Hreeng Streeng Hung Phutt"
3. Tripursundari Yantra
(For education, intelligence, creativity, wealth, beauty, spiritual enrichment)
It is most powerful Yantra. It is also known as king of all the Yantras.
It is the abode of all the Gods and Goddesses. It is very efficient tool for contemplation, concentration and meditation.
Sriyantra is considered the dwelling place of Goddess “Tripursundari” and the structure of this Yantra is enigmatically described in the “Saundarya-Lahiri” composed by Adiguru Shankaracharya. Mahalaxmi is considered the best form of Goddess and Tripursundari is the best form of Goddess Mahalaxmi.
A Sri Yantra is the sound vibration of the cosmic Om seen as a visual diagram. It is said that when monks have chanted OM this pattern manifests astrally and on the physical plane. It is a symbol of the entire cosmos that serves to remind the practitioner of the non difference between subject and object. The word Sri Yantra is composed of two words “Sri” meaning wealth and “Yantra” meaning instrument, therefore, we can call it - “The Instrument for wealth”.
Sriyantra is definitely the answer to all the problems and negativity in our life. Sriyantra brings spiritual as well as materialistic growth in our life. The Sriyantra is believed to be the visual representation of the Mantra OM. Indeed Dr. Hans Jenny claims to have produced an exact replica of the Sri Yantra in 1967 when the OM Mantra was sung into a “tonoscope’, a device used to visually represent sounds on a video screen.
The presiding deity of Sriyantra is Sri Lalitamahatripursundari. “Lalita” means ‘one who plays'. All creation, manifestation and dissolution is considered to be a play of Goddess. Tripura means the three worlds and Sundari means beauty. She is the transcendental beauty of the three worlds. So, Sriyantra is worshipped to get the blessings of Goddess who shall give you beauty, wealth, knowledge, spiritual growth, pleasure and also emancipation.
Sriyantra is connected with “Vastu-Shastra”. All constructions based on Vastu must have Sriyantra.
The following Mantra should be recited for Sriyantra.
Om Shreeng Hreeng Shreeng Kamaley Kamlalaye Praseed Praseed Shreeng Hreeng Shreeng Om Mahalaxmyai Namah
4. Bhuvaneshwari Yantra
Goddess Bhuvaneshwari is the presiding deity of this Yantra. Lord Rama had propitiated this Goddess before defeating Ravana. This is worshipped to gain mesmerizing personality and power. Diseases, enemies and problems are banished. She resides in heart chakra. She is an incarnation of Goddess Durga in the from of a queen. "
This Yantra is worshipped to appease badly placed Moon in one’s horoscope and for all round success. She equips her devotees with creativity. "
Following Mantra should be recited for this Yantra. "
5. Chhinamasta Yantra
This Yantra is very powerful and effective. Blesses one with progeny, removes the troubles and protects one from poverty. The presiding deity is Goddess Chhinnamasta. Her name and images show her own severed head, which she holds in her hands, is drinking one stream of blood spurting from the arteries of her neck, while at her side are two naked Shaktis each of whom drinks another stream of blood. She is generally shown as if she is standing on the body of God of love.
The image of this Goddess is a composite one which conveys the reality as a mixture of sex, death, creation, destruction and regeneration. It is representation of the fact that life, sex and death are an intrinsic part of the grand unified scheme that makes up the manifested universe.
This Yantra has the power to remove uncertainties from one’s life. She is generally worshipped for getting success in business or in a competition. If in one's horoscope Rahu is badly placed this Yantra should be worshipped to appease it. This can also prove beneficial for enhancing one's knowledge.
It gives lot of power and protects from all evils and bestows desired results if worshipped regularly. Following Mantra should be recited for it.
Om Shreeng Hreeng Kleeng Aing Vajravairochniye Hung Hung Phutt Swaha
6. Tripurbhairvi Yantra :
For self control and victory
This Goddess is responsible for violent destruction and eradication of negativity, she equips her devotees with good health. If in one’s horoscope Lagna is under the influence of malefic planets or Lagna (Ascendant) is weak or else Lagna Lord is weak this Yantra should be worshipped to gain health, success and glory. Tripurbhairvi is the consort of Bhairava (a fierce form of shiva). She bestows protection, radiance, eloquence. Also eliminates anxiety, fears, doubts, negative energies and spirits. Following Mantra should be recited for this Yantra.
Hassai haskari Hassai
7. Dhommavati Yantra :
To overcome sadness, sorrow, tragedy disease poverty.
This Yantra of Goddess Dhoomavati is worshipped for overcoming sadness, sorrow, depression, tragedy, disease, poverty and to eliminate the evil impact of Ketu from one's horoscope. This Yantra is not commonly known. It is worshipped for all round success and spiritual upliftment. This Yantra yields quick results. Following Mantra should be recited.
Dhoong Dhoong Dhoomavati Thah Thah.
8. Baglamukhi Yantra :
For victory over enemies
By worshipping this Yantra one can generate maximum power of Mars. This Yantra represents a female deity. Bagalamukhi Yantra is very powerful for attaining victory over enemies, winning court cases, competitions and to ward off the evil effects of bad souls. It also protects you from accidents and brings success in gambling. This Yantra offers protection for cuts, scars, operations etc. Any person using this Yantra while in court every time gets success. It is used for power and dominance over enemies and adversaries.
This Yantra can be energised on any Thursday by sitting on yellow Asana after wearing yellow dress. Mantra should be chanted on the beads made of “bulbs of turmeric”(Haldi Mala). This is considered a blessing for increasing your personnel social and political influence. Take clean water in your right hand, recite Baglamukhi Mantra and sprinkle the water on this Yantra, your all wisher shall be fulfilled. Following Mantra should be recited.
Om Hreeng Baglamukhi Sarvdushtaanaam Vacham Mukham Padam Stambhay
Jeevhaam Keelay Keelay Baddhim Vinaashay Hreeng Om Swaha.
9. Matangi Yantra :
For married life and musical expertise
Matangi Yantra’s presiding deity is Goddess Matangi which is also known as Goddess of knowledge, creativity, beauty and family life. She promotes music and is also known as Goddess of speech also. This Yantra is worshipped to enjoy all comforts of life. This is worshipped by girls who are looking forward to get a spouse of their choice. This enhances physical beauty. It is considered very effective for bringing matrimonial development. Goddess Matangi is considered to be an incarnation of Goddess Saraswati. She brings command over creativity and harmony in life. This can be recommended to students, teachers, lecturers, dancers, actors, writers, poets, designers, artists and those in artistic or creative worlds.
Black Goddess Matangi resides in the Throat Chakra and is radiant like Moon. This Yantra of Matangi is worshipped to achieve command over speech, creativity and knowledge. The daily worship of this Yantra brings harmony and bliss in married life. The family feuds go away.
For gaining eloquence and musical expertise one should worship it regularly. Following Mantra should be recited for this Yantra.
"Om Hreeng Kleeng Hung Matangyai Phutt Swaha"
10. Kamla Yantra :For lot of Wealth
The presiding deity of this Yantra is Goddess Kamla. Kamla Devi means one who is sitting on a Kamla (Lotus). She is the Goddess of prosperity, purity, chastity and generosity. She eradicates, poverty debts, tension and disease. For bringing improvement in one's business this Yantra can really prove beneficial because Mantra of Kamla is considered more powerful and effective than Mahalaxmi and Kanakdhara Mantra specially in bringing money, nourishment, support, abundance of wealth and bliss. This can be worshipped for giving power to planet Venus. Following Mantra should be recited for this Yantra.
Om Aing Hreeng Shreeng Kleeng Hasauh Jagatprasutyai Namah.