1. What is the significance of Sri Chakra?
Sri Chakra or Sri Yantra is a geometrical projection of her almighty Sri Lalitha Tripura Sundari. It contains all the mystic powers of the mother goddess embedded in it.
Sri Chakra contains 9 avaranas or patterns interwoven in to a mystic geometric matrix.
The first avarana contains three surrounding parallel lines which is known as Trailokya Mohana Chakram
16 petaled circular flower pattern is known as Sarvaashaa Paripooraka Chakram
8 petaled circular flower pattern drives off all the forms of crisis
14 triangle geometric pattern bestows abundance
10 triangle geometric pattern is known as Sarvartha Sadhaka Chakram
10 triangle geometric pattern which appears again is known as Sarva Rakshakara Chakram
8 triangle geometric pattern is known as Sarva Rogahara Chakram
Single triangle in the middle gives all the attainments
And the dot in the middle is the supreme stage of eternal joy
To perform rituals to all the avaranas is known as Navavarana Puja and her almighty Sri Lalitha Tripura Sundari likes this ritual so much.