Thursday, May 26, 2011
Lalita Sahasranama # 535
1) She is the form of Svaha
Svaha is the word uttered when an oblation is offered in the sacrificial fire intended for a deity.
2) su aheti or svam aheti iti
The name also means su + ah= svaha i.e., addressing in a good manner or sva+ah= svaha one's own self
3) susthu ahutayate anaya iti
The formula by which oblation is offered nicely
4) svan (=svakiyan) ajihite (=gacchati) sviyatvena samyak janati iti
She who appears before Her devotees and accepts them as Her own/
5) Svaha is the sakti of fire adn the mother of Karttikeya ( or the wife of Siva in the form of fire).