lord vishnu

Madhusudhana

Om Madhusudanaaya Namaha

 
Color   Red Lotus
Shakthi (Lakshmi Roopa)   Vibhuti
Dress   Silken Yellow garments richly adorned with ornaments
 

 

As Lord has destroyed the demon 'Madhu' and He bestows happiness on good people He is called 'Madhusudana'. Madhusudana Murthi the sixth among Vyuhantara and the third to emanate from Sankarshana. He will be holding Conch and Lotus on the upper left and right hands and Disc and Club on the lower left and right hands. He is the Governing power of the  letter 'Re' of Gayathri Mantra, the letter 'Va' of Mahamantra, 'Tvak Tattva'  one of the 24 Tattvas and Urdhvapundra marked on the left breast during the light half of the lunar month. He is the custodian of the Sweet called 'Mandige', lunar month of 'Vaisakha'  and 'Kanyarasi'. He dwells in the "Hastininaadi". He is invoked on the right arm of the devotee. His flag bears the emblem of the lofty palm tree and a plough.