Saraswati Mantra #1
Yaa Kundendu tushaara haaradhavalaa, Yaa shubhravastraavritha …1
Yaa veenavara dandamanditakara, Yaa shwetha padmaasana…2
Yaa brahmaachyutha shankara prabhritibhir Devaisadaa Vanditha….1
Saa Maam Paatu Saraswatee Bhagavatee Nihshesha jaadyaapahaa…2
Translation in English: “May Goddess Saraswati, who is fair like the jasmine-colored moon, and whose pure white garland is like frosty dew drops; who is adorned in radiant white attire, on whose beautiful arm rests the veena, and whose throne is a white lotus; who is surrounded and respected by the Gods, protect me. May you fully remove my lethargy, sluggishness, and ignorance.”
Saraswati Mantra #2
Shuklaam Brahmvichaar Saar Paramaadyaam Jagadvyaapineem Veennaa Pushtak
Dhaarinneebhamay Daam Jaad Yaapandhkaaraapahaam.
Haste Sfatik Maalikaam Vidhateem Paramaasane Sansthitaam Vande Taam
Parameshwareem Bhagwateem Buddhi Pradaam Shaaradaam.
Translation in English: I pray to Bhagwati Saraswati who has a fair complexion, who is the first and foremost divine energy, who is present in the world in the form of knowledge, who wields a Veenaa, Vedas, Sfatik rosary in her hands and one of whose hands is raised in blessing. She is capable of removing ignorance and bestowing intelligence.
Saraswati Mantra #3
Sidhir bhavathu mey sada !
Translation in English: “Oh ! Goddess, Saraswathi, my humble prostrations unto Thee, who are the fulfiller of all my wishes. I start my studies with the request that thou will bestow Thy blessings on me.”
Saraswati Mantra #4
Vidyam dehi namosthuthe
Translation in English: “O, the great Goddess Saraswati, the lotus-eyed personified knowledge… O, large-eyed Goddess, taking the form of the whole universe, thou shower me with all the powers and glories of all knowledge that exist.”
Saraswati Mantra #5
“Om Aim Kleeng Saum Saraswatiya Namaha”
Significance: This mantra makes a person a learned scholar and he attains high proficiency in education. This mantra should be recited at all morning pujas.