Soundarya Lahari Sloka 71 with Meaning and Yantra

Soundarya Lahari Sloka 71

“Nakhaanaamudyothairnavanalinaraagam Vihasathaam
Karaanaam They Kaanthim Kathaya Kathayaamah Kathamumey!
Kayaachidvaa Saamyam Bhajathu Kalayaa Hanthaha Kamalam
Yadi Kreedallakshmeecharanathalalaakshaarasachanam!”

Literal Meaning:

“O Uma! Pray, tell us how we can describe the splendour of Thy hands, which, being lit up with the radiance of Thy nails, surpasses the brightness of the mornings’ lotus blooms. Lotus can perhaps attain some similarity with Thy hands if its redness is enhanced by contact with the lac-dye of the feet of Goddess Lakshmi who sports in it.”

Yantra for Soundarya Lahari Sloka 71

Mode of worship:

Yantra to be made on gold plate. Sit facing South-East under a banyan tree. Chant this verse 2000 (1000) times daily for 45 days.


Chant Lalitha Thrishathi offering red flowers.


Cooked rice and honey.


Relief from all fears, purity of life and control over yakshinis.

Literal Results:

Beneficial for instrumentalists, sculptors, dancers, designers etc. Purification.