जीवनस्य लक्ष्यमेव संस्कृतस्य वर्धनम्

दीपज्योतिर्नमोऽस्तु ते

शुभं करोति कल्याणम् आरोग्यं धनसम्पदः।
शत्रुबुद्धिविनाशाय दीपज्योतिर्नमोऽस्तु ते॥
śubhaṁ karoti kalyāṇam ārogyaṁ dhanasampadaḥ|
śatrubuddhivināśāya dīpajyotirnamo’stu te||
Bestows auspiciousness , good fortune, health,
Destroyer of evil thoughts (ignorance?) — Salutations to the light of the lamp

It is common to recite this shloka while lighting the lamp…

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3 responses to “दीपज्योतिर्नमोऽस्तु ते

  1. Rashmi August 3, 2011 at 11:37 pm

    Nice blog! Thanks for referring to sanskritpearls.blogspot.com in the verse.

  2. manuaja aga May 23, 2012 at 4:14 pm

    okay okay…….

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