Saraswati Pooja - 02 October 2014
Midrand Hindu Dharma Sabha celebrated Saraswati Pooja on 02 October 2014. Goddess Saraswati is the Goddess of arts, music, knowledge, and wisdom. Saraswati is considered as the divine consort of Lord Brahma, the Creator of the universe. Goddess Saraswati is said to possess the powers of speech, wisdom and learning. Saraswati is regarded as the dispeller of chaos and confusion.
Saraswathi Gayatri Mantra:
"Om Vakdeviyai cha Vidhmahe
Virinji Pathniyai cha Dheemahe
Thanno Vani Prachodayath"
Meaning: Om, Let me meditate on the goddess of speech,
Oh, wife of Lord Brahma,
give me higher intellect,
And let Goddess Vani illuminate my mind.