Most of us commit some sins in our day to day lives . What are the ways suggested in scriptures for repentance of sins.
How to get rid of the effect of sins
Yudhisthira says,’…a perpetrated sin is expiated by auspicious acts, by publishing it wildly, by repentance, by alms-giving, by penances, by trips to tirthas after renunciation of everything, by constant meditation on the scriptures. Of all these, he that has practiced renunciation is believed to be incapable of committing sins anew. ‘
Mahabharata Santi Parva Section VII
By chanting kshama Prathna which is succeeding text of Durga Saptashati. You can find it here. See page no. 275