Nag Panchami is the most important annual festival dedicated to Nagas – Snake Gods in Hinduism. The prayer below given in Hindi and English is chanted on the day. The most important Nag Panchami mantra invokes the nine important serpent gods which include Ananta, Vasuki, Taxak, Karkotaka and Pingala.
The mantra is chanted for the welfare of family members. It also protects devotees from snake bites. Devotees who have fear of snakes chant this mantra to get rid of the fear.
Those people see dreadful dreams of snakes in dream also chant the mantra.
The mantra is highly helpful for people suffering from skin diseases and also for those people who are having Naga doshas.