Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Swasti vacanam

*From the Dais (FD)*: *svasti mantrArthAs-satyAs-saha-phalAs-santviti 
bhavanto mahAntonugRNantu*
 
(May there be peace and the noble persons present here so bless that the 
meaning of the mantras and rituals be true and fruitful)
 
*All*: SO BE IT. (The original Sanskrit for this is: "*tathaastu*").
 

 
*FD* : *anayor-dampatyoH vedoktam dIrgham Ayushyam bhUyAditi bhavanto 
mahAntonugRNantu*
 
(May this couple have the long life mentioned in the scriptures 
and the noble persons present here so bless)
 
*All*: SO BE IT
 

 
*FD*: *ayam muhUrtas-sumuhUrto bhUyAditi bhavanto mahAntonugRNantu*
 
(May this moment of wedlock be auspicious to its fullest and the 
noble persons present here so bless)
 
*All*: SO BE IT
 

 
*FD:** anayor dampatyoH** sakala-devatAnAm atyantam AnukUlyam bhUyAditi 
bhavanto mahAntonugRNantu*
 
(May the Divine Power pour forth their richest blessings on this 
couple and the noble persons present here so bless)
 
*All:* SO BE IT
 

 
*FD:* *anayor dampatyoH Subetara-phala-pradAtRNAm devatAnAm 
Sakter-nirasanaM bhUyAditi bhavanto mahAntonugRNantu*
 
(May the Divine Power overcome any forces that may affect the 
well-being of this couple and the noble persons present here so bless)
 
*All:* SO BE IT
 

 
*FD *: *anayor dampatyoH Subha-phala-pradAtRNAm SaktiH atyanta atiSayena 
phaladA bhUyAditi bhavanto mahAntonugRNantu*
 
(May the well-wishing Powers that be abundantly shower their 
best on this couple and may the noble persons present here so bless)
 
*All:* SO BE IT
 

 
*FD *: *anayor dampatyoH Ayur-balam yaSo varcaH paSavas-sthairyam 
siddhir-lakshmIH kshamA kAntis-sadguNA AnandaH ityeteshAm sadA 
abhivRddhir-bhUyAditi bhavanto mahAntonugRNantu*
 
(May this couple continuously grow in health, good reputation, 
beauty, prosperity, integrity, forbearance, friendship, love and 
contentment and may the noble persons present here so bless)
 
*All*: SO BE IT