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Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 1. Jal Puja: (Water) My soul is a Kalash (a small pitcher used to bath the idol) of knowledge, which is full of equanimity representing water. As I bathe the idol of Arihanta, I pray that let the impurities of my Karma wash away from my soul Water also symbolizes the ocean. Every living being continuously travels through the ocean of birth, life, and death. This Pujä reminds us that one should live life as pure as water with honesty, truthfulness, love, and compassion towards all living beings. This way, one will be able to cross life’s ocean and attain liberation.

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 2. Chandan Puja: (Sandal wood) To achieve the tranquility (coolness) in our soul, we worship the idol of Arihant with the sandalwood because tranquility resides in Arihant and his face is also tranquil. .

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 1. Toes -

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 1. Toes - Arihant, you traveled great distances by foot to preach to the ignorant souls and show them the right path of life so his feet are worthy of worship. Let me also have that kind of strength that I can also bring righteousness for others and myself.

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Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 2. Knees -

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 2. Knees - With the help of these knees you stood motionless for days in meditation and achieved omniscience. By worshiping you let me also find the strength to meditate.

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Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 3. Forearm -

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 3. Forearm - Even though you had all the amenities and riches, you gave away everything with these hands, to realize your self and show the right path to mankind. All living beings were safe at your hands, as you promised them safety. By worshipping your hand, I wish I do not get attached to material wealth, and I promise non violence towards all living beings.

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Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 4. Shoulders -

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 4. Shoulders - Even though you possessed the strength, you never misused it and never had pride. Your strength also carried the burden of saving others. Likewise, I wish I never become proud and I am able to carry responsibilities.

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Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 5. Head -

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 5. Head - Bhagwan, you were always absorbed in self-realization and in the betterment of all living beings. Let me have the ability to think about others. Siddhashila is located on top of the universe, likewise the head is on top of the body. By worshipping the head, I want to reach Siddhashila.

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Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 6. Forehead -

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 6. Forehead - Because of Tirthankar Nam-Karma, all three worlds pray to you. Worshipping your forehead will bring good fortune. You were able to equally endure pleasure and pain. I wish to do the same.

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Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 7. Neck -

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 7. Neck - With your soothing and sweet speech, you touched so many lives and helped them realize their own selves. Let my speech work for the good of others.

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Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 8. Heart -

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 8. Heart - Vitrag Bhagwan’s heart was full of amity, compassion, and mercy. Likewise, let my heart be full of these feelings.

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Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 9. Navel -

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 9. Navel - The navel is the center for concentration of the mind during meditation. I wish to attain the highest form of meditation to realize the self, as you did. Let me have that power by worshipping this navel of yours.

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 3. Phool (Flower) Pujä - We should live our life like flowers full of love and compassion towards all living beings. By offering fragrant and unbroken flowers to Arihanta we reflect upon to live our life like flower. Pushpa symbolizes conduct. Our conduct should be like a flower, which provides fragrance and beauty to all living beings without discrimination.

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 4. Dhoop Pujä - By placing the incense (dhoop) on the left side of the idol, we initiate the upward meditation to destroy the bad odor of Mithyatva (false faith) and manifest our pure soul.

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 5. Lamp Pujä – Deepak symbolizes the light of knowledge. Deepak pujä is offered to destroy the darkness of ignorance and false beliefs. When we light the lamp in right manner our miseries get destroyed. As a result, we get the knowledge in the form of Kevaljnana which illuminates the whole universe.

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 6. Akshat Puja: (Rice) By offering pure and unbroken rice grains in the form of Nandavarta, we meditate in front of Arihant, keeping all our worldly attachments away.

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 7. . Naivedya Pujä - In the course of cycle of birth and death I have remained hungry many times. But that was transitory. Oh! Arihant! give me permanent state where there is no desire of food (Moksha).

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar)

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) : 

Ashta Prakäri Pujä (Eight types of Pujä for Tirthankar) 8. Phal (Fruit) Pujä - For the Pujä of Arihant, the supreme being, the heavenly gods bring fruits with devotion and as a result ask for the Moksha, the ultimate fruit.

Prayer of Goddess Saraswati : 

Prayer of Goddess Saraswati श्री श्रुतदेवी सरस्वती भगवती, हमको वर देना, जीवनकी बांसुरीमें देवी, श्रध्धा स्वर भर देना सम्यग् ज्ञानका दीप जलाकर, मनका तिमिर हटाना ना भूले ना भटके माता, ऐसी राह बताना Shri Shrutadevi Saraswati, Bhagawati, Humko Var Denä, Jivan Ki Bänsuri-Mai Devi, Shraddhä Swara Bhar Denä. Samyag-Jnän-Kä Dip Jaläkar Manakä Timir Hatänä, Nä Bhule Nä Bhatake Mätä, Aisi Räha Batänä.

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O Goddess Saraswati! Bestow upon us your blessings. May you fill the flute of our life with the song of faith. May you kindle the light of true knowledge and thereby remove ignorance from our minds. O mother! Show us the right path of life, so we may never wander aimlessly; we may never lose sight of our righteous goal.

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निव्वाणमग्गे वरजाणकप्पं पणासिआसेसकुवाइ-दप्पं मयं जिणाणं सरणं बुहाणं नमामि निच्चं तिजगप्पहाणं

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Your preachings are the best (and only) medium through which one can attain Moksha. Through your preachings you have exposed and then destroyed incorrect viewpoints, Oh! Jineshvar Bhagawān, I am bowing down to your preachings, which are the refuge even to scholars and, which are the best in all three realms (upper, middle and lower realms).

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कुंदिंदुगोक्खीरतुसारवन्ना सरोजहत्था कमले निसन्ना वाएसिरी पुत्थयवग्गहत्था सुहाय सा अम्ह सया पसत्था

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Oh! Saraswati Devi, holding a lotus in one hand and a book in the other; seating on a lotus flower, please bless me. You are as beautiful as a jasmine flower and a full moon. Your complexion is as white as cow’s milk and fresh snow. Please bestow upon me the ultimate happiness.

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Shree Saraswati Mätä Ärati Jai jai ärati devi tamäri Äshä puro he mäta Amäri…………. Jai jai ärati Veenä pustak kara dharanäri Amane Äpo buddhi säri…………… Jai jai ärati Jnäna ananta hradaya dharanäri Tamane vande sahu naranäri………. Jai jai ärati Mätä Saraswati stuti tamäri Karatä jagamä jai jaikäri…………… Jai jai ärati श्री सरस्वती माता आरती जय जय आरती देवी तमारी आशा पूरो हे मात अमारी......... जय जय आरती वीणा पुस्तक कर धरनारी अमने आपो बुद्धि सारी............. जय जय आरती ज्ञान अनंत हृदय धरनारी तमने वंदे सहु नरनारी............. जय जय आरती मात सरस्वती स्तुति तमारी करतां जगमां जय जयकारी....... जय जय आरती

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Shree Saraswati Mätä Ärati Jai jai ärati devi tamäri Äshä puro he mäta Amäri…………. Jai jai ärati Veenä pustak kara dharanäri Amane Äpo buddhi säri…………… Jai jai ärati Jnäna ananta hradaya dharanäri Tamane vande sahu naranäri………. Jai jai ärati Mätä Saraswati stuti tamäri Karatä jagamä jai jaikäri…………… Jai jai ärati

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श्री सरस्वती माता आरती जय जय आरती देवी तमारी आशा पूरो हे मात अमारी......... जय जय आरती वीणा पुस्तक कर धरनारी अमने आपो बुद्धि सारी............. जय जय आरती ज्ञान अनंत हृदय धरनारी तमने वंदे सहु नरनारी............. जय जय आरती मात सरस्वती स्तुति तमारी करतां जगमां जय जयकारी....... जय जय आरती

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