Dasha – hara.
The victory of good over evil. Every time, all the times.
The triumph of all that is true, good and right.
The end of the darkness , in every sense of the word.
The removal of Kumati (bad intentions and fate).
The slaying of lust, anger, delusion, greed, over pride, jealousy, ego, desire.
The worshipping of mind, intellect, knowledge.
The seeking of Sumati (pure mindedness).
The heralding of light.
The beginning of pious and pure.
So this dussehra , let us all pray
“Om asato ma sadgamaya,
Tamaso ma jyotirgamaya,
Om shantih shantih shantih
Lead us from the unreal (falsity) to the real (truth)!
From darkness to light!
From death to immortality!
Oh Almighty! May there be Peace! Peace! Peace!”
And may our prayers be answered with peace, strength, self - discipline, respect, simplicity, success, prosperity, values and health to all of us.