Mode of worshipping the Pancavaktra (five faced) manifestation of Siva ||21||
1Suta said: -I will now describes separately the adoration of Pancavaktra (five mouths) which yields enjoyment and emancipation. Om Bhur [salutation unto] Vishnu, the first Bhuta, the stay of all, unto him having a form,
2-3First of all with this mantram invocation of Sadyajata (Siva) should be made. Om, Ham salutation unto Sadyojata. His kalas (parts) are eight in number viz. Siddhi, Riddhi, Dhrti, Lakshmi, Medha, Kanti, Svadha, Sthiti.
4Om, Hum, salutation unto Vamadeva, His kalas are thirteen in number, viz. Raja, Raksha, Rati, Palya, Kanti, Trishna, Mati, Kriya, Buddhi, Rati, Trasani, and Mohini.
5Manonmani, Aghora, Moha, Kshudha, Nidra, Mrtyu, Maya, these are the eight dreadful Kalas.
6Om, Hraim, salutation unto Tatapurusha. His Kalas are Nivrthi, Pratishtha, Vidya, Santi and Kevala.
7Om, Hroum: salutation unto Isana.His kalas are Nishcata, Niranjana, Sasini, Angana, Marici and Jvalini.