The Dvadashaksharamantra (Sanskrit. द्वादशाक्षर मन्त्र dvādaśākṣara mantra m » zwölfsilbiges Mantra " ) is a zwölfsilbiges mantra, and in particular is the mantra for the worship of Krishna Vasudeva. It is one of the most important mantras of the Vaishnava.
According to the Vishnu Purana, the mantra of the seven sages, the Saptarishi, the Dhruva was mediated. As Krishna had this for many years worshiped with this mantra, he was transferred as a reward for his devotion as a pole star in the sky, symbolizing his strength in faith.