Lord Krishna is one of the most powerful and popular avatars of Lord Vishnu. He is regarded as “Solah Kala Sampoorna” and “Poorna Purushottam”. He is an ideal friend, legendary guru, and master of communication. Lord Krishna is the embodiment of his own teachings, and the Bhagavad Gita is his greatest message and mission to deliver us the knowledge that we all strive to seek.
“In the Gita, we hear the distant sound of the conflict of sects, and Lord Krishna comes in the middle to harmonize them all; he is the great teacher of harmony,” said Swami Vivekananda.
Krishna Mantra With Meaning
The glory of Sri Krishna is that he has been the best preacher of our eternal religion and the best commentator on the Vedanta that ever lived in the world. As Krishna himself said, “In me, they are all strung like pearls upon a thread.”
Krishna mantra can be chanted to get the love of god, control your mind, and Understand the self. The mantra becomes powerful by the knowledge, faith, belief & experience of the person reciting the mantra. Below is the collection of some of the powerful Krishna Mantras in Sanskrit and English, also with Meaning.
1. Krishna Moola Mantra
ॐ कृष्णाय नमः
Om Krishnaya Namah
Meaning: Accept my salutations, Oh Sri Krishna.
2. Hare Krishna Maha Mantra
It is the most popular Krishna mantra. This mantra first appeared in the Kali-Santarana Upanishad. (Wonderful Benefits of Chanting Hare Krishna Maha Mantra)
हरे कृष्ण हरे कृष्ण कृष्ण कृष्ण हरे हरे
हरे राम हरे राम राम राम हरे हरे
Hare Krishna, Hare Krishna, Krishna Krishna, Hare Hare
Hare Rama, Hare Rama, Rama Rama, Hare Hare
Meaning: Ode to Sri Krishna and Lord Rama who are both two bodies but one being, as they are the incarnation of Sri Hari Vishnu.
3. Krishna Gayatri Mantra
ॐ देव्किनन्दनाय विधमहे
Aum Devkinandanaye Vidmahe
Tanno Krishna Prachodayat
Meaning: ‘Lord Krishna is constantly governing the thoughts of ascetics (yogis) in meditation. The divine Krishna is limitless and not even Gods or demons can define the limit of Sri Krishna. To such a supreme deity I offer my salutations. Accept my regards Oh lord.’
4. Sri Krishna Mantra For Success
ॐ श्री कृष्णः शरणं ममः
Om Sri Krishnah sharanam mamah
Meaning: ‘To the beloved Lord Krishna I pray to take me under your shelter, I surrender to you Oh Lord.’(Last Updated On: June 29, 2020)