Deities › Mārīcī
Courtesy of Himalayan Art Resources
Merely bringing to mind your name
Serves to guard against all obstacles
And to bestow immaculate great bliss—
Mārīcī, to you I offer homage and praise!
Texts related to Mārīcī ('od zer can ma), goddess of the dawn, who is depicted in various forms, red and golden, and sometimes appears on the chariot that draws the sun:
This popular canonical work (Tōh. 564) reveals the incantation (dhāraṇī) associated with Mārīcī, goddess of the dawn, and explains how it confers the deity's qualities and guards against adversity, danger and disease.