According to tantras the mantras are categorised in three genders. The mantras could be categorised as
All these mantras enjoy equal powers and are no way inferior to each other. If a Mantra ends with swah then it is called feminine Mantra. Such
mantras arc mostly used for menial aim and considered best. Namaha is suffixed at the end of the neutral mantras. These mantras are mostly used
for the purpose of magic and enmity.
In tantras it is mentioned that if the Mantra is having hum phat at its end then the Mantra is masculine and if there is hum-namah then it is neutral.