Top 30 most powerful mantras for daily life with its meaning

Mantras are the word or phrases that are continuously chanted in daily lives, to meditate, to focus or impress gods and goddess. Mantra is a Sanskrit word, and there are thousands and thousands of mantras for various gods and goddess.
Mantras before were used only by the Hindu peoples, however by the widespread of yoga and Vedic knowledge around the world. The use of mantras is wide spread.

30 most powerful mantras for daily life are:


Om is one of the most prominent words of Hindu religion.  The word Om means, Para brahma the ultimate soul who is the universe itself. Om itself is a mantra while also used in other mantra phrases as well.

Om nama shivaya

It is one of the powerful mantras. It means I bow down to lord shiva. Lord shiva is the male energy of the universe and the destroyer,

Om gan ganapatye namo nama

It is one of the most powerful mantras of lord Ganesh. Its meaning is I present my greeting to lord Ganesh, the remover of obstacles.

Om namo bhagvate vasudevaya

It is one of the powerful mantras of lord Vishnu. It is a Sanskrit chanting and it means om, I bow to lord Vishnu, Vasudeva.

Om shanti

Om shanti is one of powerful mantras for peace. Shanti means peace in Sanskrit, together with om it is calling the eternal one to deliver peace to us.

Hare Krishna

Hare Krishna is used to glorify the define power of lord Krishna. It is one of the most powerful mantras of lord Krishna. Lord Krishna is avatar of lord Vishnu.

Om mane padme hum

It is ancient and powerful mantras of Buddhist. It translates in English to praise to the jewel in lotus. It can be used in daily life to attain confidence, peace, and stability.

Hanuman chalisa

Hanuman chalisa is mantra of lord hanuman. Lord hanuman is known as the vanquisher of evil and bad things. When chanted hanuman chalisa, one of most powerful mantras of lord hanuman grants you strength to go through anything.

Saraswati Vandana

Saraswati Vandana is chanted to please goddess Saraswathi, the goddess of knowledge and music. It is one of the powerful mantras of goddess Saraswathi.

Hari om

Hari is another name of lord Vishnu. Hari om is chanted to purify the body, soul, and mind of the one who chants it.

Guru Vandana

Guru Vandana is chanted to praise the teacher and realize their importance in life. Guru is regarded and brahma, Vishnu, and Mahesh in Hinduism.

So hum

So, hum is Sanskrit mantra, it translates to I am. I am, prepares your subconscious as I am enough, I am good, I am becoming who I want.

Kubera mantra

Kubera mantra is one of the most powerful mantras for money and prosperity. When chanted lord kuber blesses you with wealth and good fortune.

Rudra mantra

Rudra manta is another powerful shiva mantra. Om namo bhagwate rudraay is when chanted is called Rudra mantra.

Laxmi Vandana

Laxmi Vandana is chanted to impress goddess Laxmi. In Hinduism goddess Laxmi is the universal goddess of wealth. She can grant you anything that you desire.

Shiv Dhyan mantra

It is one of the most powerful mantras of lord shiva used for meditation. It is chanted to ask forgiveness from lord shiva for all the knowing and unknowingly committed sins in life.

Vakratunda mantra

Vakratunda is the mantra of lord Ganesh. Vakratunda mantra translates, the god with big body and curved trunk please make my life obstacle free.

Maha Mrityunjay mantra

Maja Mrityunjay is one of the most powerful mantras there is. It is believed to be so powerful it even helps to evade death. Mrityunjay literally transfers to the conqueror of death.

Om Gajanan aye nama

Om Gajanan aye nama translates to one who carries elephant head. It is chanted to impress lord Ganesh and is one of his most powerful mantras.

Om Lambodaraye nama

Om Lambodaraye nama means, I bow down to one who have big round belly. It is another powerful mantras of lord Ganesh.

Laxmi kubera mantra

Laxmi kubera mantra is chanted to impress lord kuber and goddess Laxmi. Laxmi is the goddess of wealth and kuber is the distributor of that wealth.

Lotus sutra mantra

It is a powerful Buddhist mantra. It is chanted to attain peace ane means, everyone has the potential to become enlightened.

Om suryae nama

It is chanted in the morning to please lord sun. It energizes your body, and means glory to lord sun.

Om namo Narayana

It means I bow down to almighty Vishnu. It simple yet one of most powerful mantras of lord Vishnu.

Vishnu sahasranama

Not a mantra but they are the collection of 108 names of lord Vishnu. When chanted they bring peace to mind, health to body and freedom to spirit.

Maa Durga dhyana mantra

Durga dhyana mantra praises goddess Durga. It translated I bow down to the supreme power. If chanted will please the goddess and happiness is provided to the chanter.

Hare Ram

It translates to divine power of lord ram. When chanted it grants peace and power to the chanter.


It translates to bow down to the one who is holding the conch and chakra. It is one of most powerful mantras of lord Vishnu.

Shakti mantra

It is the mantra dedicated to the divine feminine mother of the universe. When chanted mother shakti grants the chanter with energy, blessing, and strength.

Gayatri mantra

It is one of the most powerful mantras there is. It is dedicated to the eternal creator and contains much power in its verses. It is chanted to fill your life with happiness and prosperity.

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