Here is a mantra which is specially to protect your unborn child until the time your deliver. To be said every day, at least one mala till birth.
It is a prayer to Devaki’s son, Krishna to look after you and give you a healthy child.
Om Devaki Suta Govind Vasudev Jagatpate
Dehi mam tanayam krushna twaamaham sharanam gatah.
A mantra said in the mind is always more powerful but say it aloud for a while to get the hang of it.
The following Mantra is believed to help women during pregnancy, reducing the risk of complications.
The word ‘dum’ is the bijakshar (seed) syllable of Durga Ma Goddess and has a strong protective power of its own.
Om hreem dum Durgaayei namah
A Like in ‘but’
Aa Like in ‘Far’
Ai Like in ‘hair’
Ey Like in Whey
I Like in ‘Pin’
Oo Like in ‘Shoot’
Oon ‘n’ has got a nasal sound.
U Like in ‘Put’
Sanskrit believes that the sound of the word never gets ruined and that it has an everlasting value.
Words in Sanskrit open out from their seed (beej) form.
A root is always a single syllable that contains one of the basic sounds a, I, u, ri
The root or seed may create a word, yet the word will vibrate to its best, and gives it tremendous power.
The Vedic or the Sanskrit view gives more importance to the special sound it should produce, than to the meaning of the spoken word.