ṆAMO ARIHANTĀṆAM,ṆAMO SIDDHĀṆAM,ṆAMO ĀVARIVĀṆAM,ṆAMO UVAJJHĀYĀṆAM,ṆAMO LOE SAVVA SĀHŪṆAM
Daughter: Ma, we recite the Ṇamokāra-Mantra daily; what is Namokāra-Mantra? Please tell us. Mother: ṆAMOKĀRA-MANTRA is a prayer of virtues. We Jainas worship Arihanta, Siddha, Ācārya, Upādhyaya and Sadhu, by reciting Ṇamokāra-Mantra. They are known as " PAÑCA PARAMESTHI". Actually Ṇamokāra-Mantra is a reverence Mantra.
Daughter: Ma, what do we gain by reverence to Pañca-Paramesthī? Mother: Jai