lakṣmī लक्ष्मी a sign of auspicious fortune / rigveda

𓆸 each time we adorn ourselves with mother earths precious gifts we must remember to offer her our devoted thanks / mother musing 

b h a k t i * b a n g l e s / Lakshmi mantra 

ॐ श्रीं श्रियें नमः।  ॐ श्रीं महालक्ष्म्यै नमः। ॐ श्री महालक्ष्म्यै नमः। 

om shri shriye namaha, om shreem maha lakshmiyei namaha, om shri mahalakshmiyei namaha.

lakshmi is derived from the root word lakṣ (लक्ष्) meaning to perceive, observe, know, understand and lakṣa (लक्ष) a goal, aim, or objective.

also known as shri (श्री) is one of the principal goddesses in hinduism. she is the goddess of wealth, fortune, power, beauty and prosperity, and along with parvati and saraswati forms the tridevi of hindu goddesses.

within the goddess-oriented shaktism, lakshmi is venerated as a principle aspect of the mother goddess. lakshmi is both the wife and divine energy shakti of the hindu god vishnu. and assists to create, protect and transform the universe.