Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra

Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra|| महा मृत्युंजय मंत्र ||


Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra. Read this post to get Complete Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra meaning in Hindi. Also get Shiva Maha Mrityunjaya mantra MP3 and Video song.

The Great  Mahamrityunjaya mantra is one of the very important mantra in Hindy mythology dedicated to Lord Shiva and is found in the Rig Veda. The mrityunjaya mantra has several names and forms and different people called it with different names.

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Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra

Many people use to say mahamrityunjaya mantra as rudra mantra, referring to the furious aspect of Shiva; the Tryambakam mantra, alluding to Shiva’s three eyes; and its is sometimes known as the Mrita-Sanjivini mantra because it is a ppart of the “life-restoring” mantra practice given to the primordial sage Shukra after he had finished a debilitating time of severity.

According to great Indian Sages and Maharishi, Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra is praised as the heart of the Veda and so mahamrityunjay mantra stands among so many mantras like Gayatri Mantra which are used for contemplation and meditation.

!! Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra !!

महा मृत्युंजय मंत्र

Before discussing about the complete meaning and benefits of Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra, first of all see Mahamrityunjaya Mantra in Hindi.

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Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra in Hindi 

From: महा मृत्युंजय मंत्र

ॐ त्रियम्बकं यजामहे, सुगन्धिं पुष्टिवर्धनं
उर्वारुकमिव बन्धनान् मृत्योर्मोक्षिय मामृतात्

From : महा मृत्युंजय मंत्र

Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra in English

!! Om Tryambakam Yajamahe
Sugandhim Pushtivardhanam
Urvarukamiva Bandhanan
Mrityor Mukshiya Maamritat !!



Word to Word Meaning of Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra

OM Almighty God
Tryambakam three-eyed
Yajamahe We worship, adore, honor, revere
Sugandhim  sweet fragrance
Pushti A well-nourished condition, thriving, prosperous, full, and complete
Vardhanam One who nourishes, strengthens, causes to increase (in health, wealth, well-being); who gladdens, exhilarates, and restores health; a good gardener
Urvarukam disease, attachment, obstacles in life, and resulting depression
Iva Like, just as
Bandhanan Stem (of the gourd); but more generally, unhealthy attachment
Mrityor From death
Mukshiya Free us, liberate us
Ma not
Amritat Immortality, emancipation

Spiritual Significance of the Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra

Lord Shiva is referred as Traymbakam in the mahamrityunjaya mantra because he ahs three eyes and the third eye is slightly opened by the power of meditation. It is said that the third eye is located between the gap between the eyebrows and the eye only opens when someone experiences spiritual blessings or wisdom. So, when we are narrating mahamrityunjaya mantra, it means that we pray to lord Shiva and asking him for his blessings and pray him to helps in opening your third of spirituality.

Also Read:  Complete Shiv Tandav Sotram Mantra

Origin of Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra (महा मृत्युंजय मंत्र)

The Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra was originally composed by Rishi Markandeya,  who is believed to be the maiden person who know about the power and value of mahamrityunjaya mantra. According to him and now rig veda, mahamrityunjaya mantra helps in overcome the fear and clutches of death that normal people can not get rid of or escape from.

According to history, By sacred writings, Sukracharya learnt the Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra from Lord Shiva. Sukracharya performed serious atonement by persevering awesome rigors for a considerable length of time. He was lifted up as the Tapaswi Raja, the lord of the spirituality and reparation. The mantra was in this way given by Sukracharya to Sage Dadhicha, who taught it to King Kshuva. He was in charge of the mantra making it to Shiva Purana. In the course, different sages learnt the mantra too who droned it to accomplish everlasting life.

Benefits of Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra

There are so many benefits of chanting Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra. Some of the known and observed benefits includes:

  • The mantra is very helpful and act as a powerful armament against accident, calamities and fear of death.
  • Maha Mrityunjaya is considered as an important part of Vedas and so it shows us the path to immortality.
  • Maha Mrityunjaya is so powerful that it may also re-life a death person if chanted with full devotion.
  • Above all the mantra boosts up your internal courage to fight against fear of death.


So, this is the complete information with meaning of Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra. We have provided the best information that we could on mahamrityunjaya and so hope you like this spiritual post helpful.



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