Mahamrityunjaya means victory over the great death, victory over the illusion of separateness from bad spirit. Mahamritunjay jaap anustan is done for a long and healthy life and to get rid of prolonged sickness. specially for those on their death bed. The moon God was first benefited by this manthra from the fear of death when he was cursed by the Dhaksha, the father of Goddess Sathi Devi, Wife of lord Shiva.
Maha Mrityunjaya Mantra MP3:
Mrityunjay Mantra English:
Om Tryambhakam Yajamahe
Sugandhim Pushtivardhanam |
Mrityor Mukshiya Maamritat ||
Maha Mrityunjay Mantra Meaning:
Om. We pray The Three-Eyed Lord Shiva who is fragrant and who increasingly nourishes the devotees. Worshipping him may we be liberated from death for the sake of immortality just as the ripe cucumber easily separates itself from the binding stalk.