Santana Gopala Yantra for Progeny
Legend says that one who worships Shri Mahavishnu, the Supreme protector, will
be free from all sorrows. When he is propitiated in the form of Lord Krishna, He
is all the more ready to bestow gifts to the devotees. Surrender to Lord
Krishna, especially when one is yearning for progeny. Contemplate on the form of
Nanda Gopal (little Krishna) to get the gift of progeny.
When putrakaraka Jupiter and the 5th house are not well disposed in a natal
hart, blessing of offspring is delayed or even denied sometimes. To overcome
this affliction worship of Santana Gopala Yantra is recommended.
The yantra can be made on Gold or drawn on butter which is favourite offering of
Lord Nanda Gopala (lord Krishna). When butter is used, draw the yantra on the
fresh butter and the butter is to be consumed daily by the couple after the
pooja. Strict vegetarian food is advocated for the couple during the days of
worship. The following mantra is to be chanted for one hundred thousand times
for forty eight days. The worship is done with lotus; tulsi leaves, rose,
jasmine and food for offering are butter, honey, and mixture of cooked rice,
sugar and cow’s milk.
The mantra for recital is:-
Devaki Sutha Govinda Vasudeva jagatpathe Dehi me tanayam Krishna twamaham
During the menstruation the lady have to take a break as she is not clean. Now
the husband should continue with it.
Dhyayami balakam Krishnam Matrake Sthanyapayiam Srivastavakshsam Kantham
Neelothpala dala chavim||
Seed mantra for the worship is:-
Om Shreem Hreem kleem Gloum||
The other method of this mantra is, on dashmi tithi of shukal paksh perform
pooja of Lord Krishna, Shiva or your deity. For pooja draw or procure swastika
and pour over it, to fill a lamp with ghee and light the lamp with cotton wick.
Make a eight petal lotus and put idol of Lord Krishna etc., inside it and
perform pooja. Fill two bowls or jug with water and install them. Perform their
pooja these are called kalash.
After that invocate Lord Krishna in those kalashes and perform pooja. Recite one
hundred eight times above mantra. On dwadshi tithi perform pooja of deity.
Prepare khir of Anghai rice in cow milk and jiggery and offer to deity as Bhog
or diet. Along with fruits, pulse sweetened and tasteful diet, curd of milk of
kapila cow is also to be included. Put them in Golden plates (or as you can
afford) and offer to your deity. The clear water mixed with rose water is
offered along with diet.
After that, according to the financial position invite Brahmins for lunch.
Perform homa with above khir by putting hundred and eight offerings or twenty
eight times while reciting the mantra. The balance khir be preserved. Put eight
hundred offerings of ghee in sacred fire of homa. The balance ghee should be put
in both kalashes containing water. The water should be sprinkled over husband
and wife. The devotee should recite hundred and eight times the mantra and
balance khir kept be given in the hands of couple, couple should sit on a
During the worship keep the idol in their thoughts and eyes and keep the desire
for birth of a child and pay homage to Brahmins, who bless the couple for the
birth of a child. The couple should take lunch. In this way the child born will
be quite lucky. In case, anybody cannot spend as above they should recite the
above mantra and perform tarpan. He too will be blessed with a child. The
devotee is advised to read santan gopal stotra along with the mantra.