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Monday, 22 January 2018

Sri Kali Sthothram – Sri Bhrama Vaivarththa Puranam – Lyrics and meanings





|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||












Sri Parashurama speaks “ I shall repeatedly prostrate before supreme Goddess who is beloved of Lord Shankara, she is the essence of Shankara,  I shall repeatedly prostrate before supreme Goddess who eradicates miseries and sorrows of the worshiper, she is a great illusionist. I shall repeatedly prostrate before supreme Goddess who is the source of Universe and its living beings, and she is the protector of it.  I shall repeatedly prostrate before Jaganmatha who is the mother of the Universe and she is the cause of Universe and its living beings.  She is the purifier of Universe and its living beings, she is the cause for creation and destruction of Universe, sheis the safest heaven to the worshiper who are surrendered at her lotus feet, she is the protector of all, even though those who are indifferent towards her, she has pleasing disposition, she symbolizes auspiciousness, she is too compassionate to her worshiper, she resides in the supreme abode of Lord Shiva, she is highly honorable, Oh! Varanane/lovely faced, kindly bless us with various boons.” Goddess Ambika was highly pleased after listening to the praise of Renukeya/Jamadhagnya/Parashurama, above are the glorious verses composed by Bhrigu should be recited with utmost faith and devotion, worshiper would be relieved from intense fears, whoever venerates Goddess Sri Kali would remain successful in the three worlds, highly scholastic, and win over enemies.


Sri Parashurama Uvacha –

 Nama: Shankara Kanthayai  Sarayai  They Namo Nama: | Namo Dhurgathinashinyai  Mayayai They Namo Nama: ||

 Namo Namo Jagath Dhathryai  Jagathkarthryai Namo Nama: | Namosthu  They Jaganmathre Karanayai Namo Nama: ||

Praseedha Jagatham Matha: Shrishti Samharakarini | Thvath Padhau  Sharanam yami Prathijja Sarththikam Kuru ||

Thvayimey  Vimukhayam Cha Ko Mam Rakshithumeeshvara: | Thvam Prasanna  Bhava Shubhe Mam  Bhaktham Bhakthavathsale ||

Yushmabhi: Shivaloke  Cha Mahyam  Dhaththo Vara: Pura | Tham Varam  Saphalam Karththum Thvamarhasi  Varanane ||

Renukeya Sthavam  Shruthva  Prasannabhavadhambika | Mam Bhairithyeva Mukthva  Thu Thathraivanthara Dheeyatha ||
Yethath Bhrigu Kritham Sthothram Bhakthiyushcha  Ya : Padeth | Mahabhayasamutheernna: Sa Bhave Dhevaleelaya ||

Sa Poojithashcha  Thrailokhye  Thathraiva  Vijayee Bhaveth | Jnani Shreshto  Bhavecchaiva  Vairipaksha Vimardhaka: ||

|| Ithi Sri Bhramavaivarththa Purane  Ganeshakhande  Sri Parashuramakritham Kalisthothram Sampoornnam ||


|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Dhainyashtakam – Sri Haridasa Virachitham – Lyrics and meaning



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||











I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Srikrishna who is the of Lord Gokulam, he is divine personified as son of Nandhagopa, he became the son of Yasodha, Oh! Prabho, I am helpless, kindly shower mercy on me.  He is the source of happiness of Vraja, he merrily resides on the sacred land of Vraja, he resides in the heart of young maidens of Vraja, and he performs amorous sport with the young maidens of Vraja on daily basis, Oh! Prabho, I am helpless, kindly shower mercy on me.  He is the essence of sacred text Srimad Bhagavatham, he is graceful, he has various sacred names, and he has performed various passionate sports, Oh! Prabho, I am helpless, kindly shower mercy on me.  He is the source of happiness to Yasodha, he is supremely gorgeous, and his lotus like face is covered in beautiful curls of hair locks, Oh! Prabho, I am helpless, kindly shower mercy on me.  He appeases the pain of separation of young maidens of Vraja, he is supreme ascetic who follows strict austerities, he is store house of virtues and he is eulogized by Veda and Vedantha, he is extremely compassionate to the distressed people, Oh! Prabho, I am helpless kindly shower mercy on me.  He is worshiped and eulogized by zealous devotees, he is impartial, he is fond of listening to the glories sung by his passionate devotees, and he symbolizes eternal bliss, Oh! Prabho, I am helpless kindly shower mercy on me.  He resides in the heart of virtuous people, he is most cherished as the composer of sacred text Bhagavad Gita, he is imperishable, and he is devoid of passion, Oh! Prabho, I am helpless kindly shower mercy on me.  He resides in the heart of virtuous people who sincerely follows their preceptor, he has performed hundreds of passionate sports, I shall always surrender to the lotus feet of supreme Lord Srikrishna, Oh! Prabho, I am helpless kindly shower mercy on me.


Srikrishna Gokuladheesha  Nandhagopathanudhbhava | Yasodhagarbha Sambhootha Mayi Dheene Kripam Kuru ||

Vrajanandha  Vrajavasa  Vrajasthri Hridhayasthitha | Vrajaleelakritham Nithyam Mayi Dheene Kripam Kuru ||

Sri Bhagavatha Bhavarththarasathman  Rasikathmaka | Namaleela Vilasarththam Mayi Dheene Kripam Kuru |\

Yasodhahridhayanandha  Vihithanganaringana | Alakavritha Vakthrabja  Mayi Dheene Kripam Kuru ||

Viraharththi Vrathasthathman  Gunaganashruthipriya | Mahadhainyadhayothbhootha  Mayi Dheene Kripam Kuru ||

Athyasaktha Janasaktha  Parokshabhajanapriya | Paramanandhasandhoha  Mayi Dheene Kripam Kuru ||

Nirodhashuddhahridhaya  Dhayitha Geethamohitha | Athyanthika Viyogathman Mayi Dheene Kripam Kuru ||

Swacharya Hridhayasthayi Leelashathayutha Prabho | Sarvadha Sharanam Yathe Mayi Dheene Kripam Kuru ||


 || Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Sunday, 21 January 2018

Sri Gopijana Vallabha Ashtakam – Sri Vallabhacharya – Lyrics and meanings



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||











I shall prostrate before the supreme Lord Krishna who is the dearest darling of cowherds, he is extremely charming, he has pleasing disposition, he is generous and noble, his beautiful eyes resembles to lotus flower petals, he is too compassionate, he is decked in garlands of flowers of Mandhara, I shall prostrate before the supreme Lord Krishna who is the dearest darling of cowherds, he is the source of delight and enhance the happiness of Nandha, he destroyed numerous demons, he is worshiped by Mrigendhra/Gajendhra,  I shall prostrate before the supreme Lord Krishna who is the dearest darling of cowherds, he  is  divine personified as Gopala and performed various passionate sports, he is the soul of cowherds and protector as well, he is the essence of devotion and he is perceivable through intense devotion, I shall prostrate before the supreme Lord Krishna who is the dearest darling of cowherds, he takes immense pleasure in the consumption of fresh butter and  milk, I shall prostrate before the supreme Lord Krishna who is the dearest darling of cowherds, he takes immense delight in the water sport in the sacred river Kalindhi/Yamuna, he is divine personified as adolescent and he is supremely georgeous, he is attired in majestic yellow garment, he is flawless, I shall prostrate before the supreme Lord Krishna who is the dearest darling of cowherds, he is the protector of Earth, he is embodied as Earth, he has great effulgence and  he bears auspicious symbol, I shall prostrate before the supreme Lord Krishna who is the dearest darling of cowherds, he crushed the pride of Indhra, he resides on the sacred land of Vrindavana, he represents swan that resides in the heart of virtuous people, he crushed the pride of Kamsasura, I shall prostrate before the supreme Lord Krishna who is the dearest darling of cowherds, he is the source of liberation from repeated births, he is the son of Sri Devaki, he is beloved of Uddhava and Akroora, he had provided various boons to them, he has four hands, he carries mace, conch and lotus flower in his hands.



Sarojanethraya  Kripayuthaya  Mandharamala Paribhooshithaya | Udharahasaya  Sa Sanmukhaya  Namosthu Gopijanavallabhaya ||

Anandhanandhadhi Dhayakaya  Ballakiprananathaya | Mrigendhrahasthagraja   Bhooshanaya  Namosthu Gopijanavallabhaya ||

Gopalaleelakritha Kauthukaya  Gopalaka Jeevanajeevaya | Bhkaikagamyaya Navapriyaya  Namosthu Gopijanavallabhaya ||

Mandhanabandakhila Bhanjjanaya  Haiyangavinashanarajjanaya | Go Swadhu Dhugdhamritha Poshithaya  Namosthu Gopijanavallabhaya ||

Kalindhaja Koolakuthoohalaya  Kishoraroopaya  Manoharaya | Pishangavasthraya  Naroththamaya  Namosthu Gopijanavallabhaya ||

Dharadharabhaya  Dharadharaya  Shringaraharavali Shobhithaya | Samastha Gargokthi sulakshanaya  Namosthu Gopijanavallabhaya ||

Ibendhrakumbha Sthalagandanaya  Vidheshavrindhavana Mandanaya | Hamsaya Kasasuramardhanaya  Namosthu Gopijanavallabhaya ||


Sridevakisoonu Vimokshanaya  Kshaththodhava/Uddhava Akrooravarapradhaya | Gadhari Shankha Abja Chathurbhujaya  Namosthu Gopijanavallabhaya ||


|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Srikrishna Ashtakam – Sri Paramahamsa Bhramanandha - Lyrics and meaning



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||










I shall prostrate before Lord of Radhika, he is wielded in various weapons like Hala, he is eulogized by Lord Bhrama and deities, he is pure, he has  Sathvik nature, I shall prostrte before Lord of Radhika who is the destroyer of demon Bakasura,  he is the protector of cowherds and young maidens of Vraja, he is charming, he  represents ornament on Earth/fragrance on Earth, I shall prostrate before Lord of Radhika who  crushed the pride of Surendra/Lord Indhra, and Virinchi/Lord Bhrama, he is the source of happiness of young maidens of cowherds of Vraja, I shall prostrate before Lord of Radhika who is  beautifully decked in feathers of peacock on his attractive curly hair locks, he crushed the pride of elephant Kuvalayapeedam and broken it tusk into pieces, he acted brutal as well mischevious to punish the wicked people, I shall prostrate before Lord of Radhika who is personified as Vipra/Vamana, he provided abundance of wealth and prosperity to Sudhama, he has stolen  Devadharu pine from heaven, I shall prostrate before Lord of Radhika who wholeheartedly supported Dhanajjaya to attain triumph over the Kauravas, he destroyed the demon Thrinavarththa, he removed the grief of Bhishmapithamaha who was lying on bed of arrows by providing salvation, I shall prostrate before Lord of Radhika, who caused  complete annihilation of Yadhu clan  from the curse of illustrious Rishis in order to reduce the burden of Earth, I shall prostrate before Lord of Radhika who rested under the shade of peepal tree and attained moksha from the hands of a hunter who was mistakenly shot arrow on his foot, ultimately returned to his supreme abode of Sri Vaikundham.  Whoever reads or listens to the glorious verses praising the splendor of Lord of Radhika would be relieved from repeated births and sufferings of aging.



Chathurmukhadhi Samsthutham  Samasthasathvathanutham | Halayudhadhi Samyutham Namami Radhikadhipam ||

Bakadhi Dhaithyakalakam Sa Gopa Gopipalakam | Manoharasithalakam Namami Radhikadhipam ||

Surendhragarvaganjjanam Virinchimohabhanjjanam | Vrajangananurajjanam  Namami Radhikadhipam ||

Mayoorapicchamandanam Gajendhradhantha Gandanam | Nrishamsakamsadandanam Namami Radhikadhipam ||

Pradhaththavipradharakam Sudhamadhamakarakam | Suradhrumapaharakam Namami Radhikadhipam ||

Dhanajjaya Jayavaham Mahachamookshayavaham | Pithamahavyadhapaham Namami Radhikadhipam ||

Muneedhrashapakaranam Yadhuprajapaharanam | Dharabharavatharanam  Namami Radhikadhipam ||

Suvrikshamoolashayinam Mrigarimokshadhayinam | Swakeeyadhamadhaminam Namami Radhikadhipam ||


Itham Samahitho Hitham Varashtakam Sadha Mudha | Japanjano Janur Jaradhitho Dhrutham Pramuchyathe ||

|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||


Saturday, 20 January 2018

Sri Gopala Sthavarajam – Sri Narada Pancharathram – Lyrics and meaning



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||










Sri Gopalasthavarajam is highly propitious hymn composed by Sri Narada Rishi, it has Anushtup as Chandhass, presiding deity is Srikrishna Paramathma and it is recited to please Lord Krishna.  I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Krishna who is personified as little cowherd adorned in fresh alluring garlands of Thulsi, he has the complexion of blue waters, he is too compassionate/noble, liberal, generous, he elevated mount Govardhana on his little finger, he takes immense pleasure in playing melodious music on flute, he is the protector of clan of Vraja, he lures the heart of young maidens of Vraja and he takes immense pleasure in the passionate sport with them.


Sri Narada speaks “ I shall meditate upon supreme Lord Krishna who is personified as dearest darling of cowherd/Gopala, he is the source of delight of Ballavi/cowherds, he is Gopala who is the protector of cows and cowherds, he has the complexion of fresh rain clouds, his eyes has the luster of blue lily, his beautiful curly hair locks are adorned in feathers of peacock, he is decked in Vanamala made of flowers of Kadamba and various flowers from the wood, his curly hair locks are beautifully spreaded all over his neck areas, he is decorated in various precious ornaments on his chest, he is decked in magnificent crown decorated in various precious gem that spread intense luster all over, his lips are adorned in flute which produces melodious music that repeatedly lures the heart of young maidens of cowherds, he takes immense delight in consuming the nectar from the faces of young maidens of cowherds, he throw attractive glances with a smile  inorder to curtail their anxiety, he is surrounded by beautiful young maidens of cowherds who are adorned in various ornaments, he takes immense pleasure in the water sport on the black waters of sacred Kalindi river, he leads the cows and cowherds like a warrior and merrily explores through the woods of Vrindavan, he takes immense joy  in exploring through the cool river banks of Kalindhi and shades of Kadamba trees in the sacred land of Vrindavan, he is supreme Lord who is seated on the gem decorated throne positioned under the Kalpavriksha in the middle of golden hall, he takes immense pleasure in the amorous sport with the young maidens of cowherds in the Mount Govardhana which is filled with the fresh alluring flowers of rich fragrances during the spring season, he elevated mount Govardhana on his left hand effortlessly, entire people of Gokulam witnessed the marvelous form of Gopala who passionately plays mesmerizing music on flute, he is Gopala who holds stick  and noose on his hand and lured the heart of people of Vrajamandal, he is eulogized by illustrious Rishis like Narada and Veda and Vedanga, he is Parathpara, whoever recites or listens to these glorious verses praising the splendor of Gopala with intense faith and devotion during the hours of dawn, noon and dusk, would get all their desires fulfilled, worshiper would be blessed with wealth and appropriate companion,  worshiper will remain favorite of all, honorable and blessed with permanent wealth and excellence in speech.”



||  Om Asya Sri  Gopalasthavaraja  Manthrasya  Sri Narada Rishi: | Anushtup Chandha: | Srikrishna: Paramathma Devatha | Sri Krishnapreethyarththe Jape Viniyoga: ||

Dhyanam –
Salajajaladhaneelam Dharshithodharasheelam | Karathala Dhrithashailam Venuvadhya Rasalam | Vrajajana Kulapalam Kamini Kelilolam | Tharuna Thulasimalam Naumi Gopalabalam ||

Sri Narada Uvacha –

Naveena Neeradhashyamam Neelendhivaralochanam | Ballavi Nandhanam Vandhe  Krishnam Gopalaroopinam ||

Spurath Barhidhalodh Baddhaneela Kunjjithamoordhajam | Kadamba Kusumodhbaddha  Vanamalavibhooshitham ||

Gandamandala Samsargi Chalath  Kunjjithakunthalam | Sthoolam Mukthaphalodharaharodhyothitha Vakshasam ||

Hemangadha Thulakodi Kireedojjvala Vigraham | Mandhamarutha  Samkshobha  Chalithambarasanjjayam ||

Ruchiraushta Pudanyastha Vamshi Madhura Ni:swanai : | Lasath  Gopalikachetho  Mohayantham Puna: PUna: ||

Ballavi Vadhanambhoja Madhupana  Madhuvratham | Kshobhayantham  Mansthamsam  Samsmerapanga Veekshanai: ||

Yauvanodhbhidhehabhi: Samsakthabhi: Parasparam | Vichithrambara  Bhooshabhir Gopanaribhiravritham ||

Prabhinnajjana Kalindhi Jalakelikalothsukam | Yodhayantham Kvachith Gopan  Vyaharantham Gavam Ganam ||

Kalindhijala Samsargi Sheethalanilasevithe | Kadamba Padhapacchaye  Sthitham Vrindhavane Kvachith ||

Rathna Bhoodhara Samlagna Rathnasana Parigraham | Kalpapadhapa Madhyasthe  Hemamandapikagatham ||

Vasantha Kusumamodha Surabhikritha Digmukhe | Govardhanagirau  Ramye Sthitham Rasarasothsukam ||

Savyahasthathalanyastha Girivaryathapathrakam | Gandithagandalonmuktha Mukthasaraghanaghanam ||

Venuvadhya Mahollasakrith Hoomkara Ni:swanai | Savasthairunmukhai; Shashvath Gokulairabhiveekshitham ||

Krishnamevanugayathbhistha Ccheshtavashavarththibhi: | Dhandapashodhyatha Karair Gopalai Roopashobhitham ||

Naradhair Munishreshtair Vedavedanga Paragai: | Preethi Susnigdhaya  Vacha Sthooyamanam Parathparam ||

Ya Yevam  Chinthayeth Devam  Bhakthya  Samsthauthi Manava: | Thrisandhyam  Thasya  Thushtoasau Dhadhathi  Varameepsitham ||

Rajavallabhathamethi Bhaveth Sarvajanapriya: | Achalam Sriyamapnothi Sa Vagmi Jayathe Dhruvam ||


|| Ithi Sri Naradapancharathre  Gnanamrithasare Chathurththarathre  Sri Gopalasthavaraja: Sampoornnam ||

|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Sri Gopala Akshaya Kavacham – Sri Bhrama Samhitha – Lyrics and meanings



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||












Sri Narada speaks “ Oh! Prabho, kindly narrate the highly promising sacred armor known as Akshaya Kavacham, which provides victory in the three worlds that was already described to Lord Indhra and all the deities.”


Lord Bhrama speaks “ Oh! Puthra, Oh! Munishreshta/illustrious among sages, carefully listen to the highly propitious and sacred armor which was narrated by Lord Narayana to Lord Indhra and deities,  this sacred armor was composed by Rishi Prajapathi/who is the preserver of living beings and it would bring victory in the three worlds, Sri Thrailokhyavijaya Akshaya Kavacham was composed by Prajapathi Rishi, Anushtup as Chandhass, Lord Narayana Paramathma is presiding deity, it is recited to attain Dharma/righteousness, Arththa/wealth, Kama/desires, and Moksha/liberation from repeated births.  I shall meditate upon Govinda and earnestly pray to protect my feet, I shall earnestly pray to Jagathprabhu who is the Lord of the Universe to protect my shank, I shall earnestly pray to Keshava who have most beautiful curly hair locks to protect my thighs, I shall earnestly pray to Dhamodhara who got tied with the rope around stomach to protect my waist line, I shall earnestly pray to Srihari who is the consort of Goddess Sri Mahalakshmi to protect my face, I shall earnestly pray to Acchyutha who is imperishable to protect my Nadidhesham/vein,artery, nerve etc.. I shall earnestly pray to Vishnu to protect me from the left, I shall earnestly pray to Sudharshana to protect from my right, I shall earnestly pray to Vasudeva to protect my arm and shoulder areas, I shall earnestly pray to Janardhana who is the protector of Universe and its living beings to protect my heart, I shall earnestly pray to Lord Vishnu who is embodied as Varaha/wild boar to protect my throat,  I shall earnestly pray to Lord Vishnu who is personified as Lord Krishna to protect my face, I shall earnestly pray to Madhava who is the consort of Goddess Sri Mahalakshmi to protect my ears, I shall earnestly pray to Hrishikesha who is the Lord of senses to protect my nose, I shall earnestly pray to Lord Narayana who reclines on the Anantha in the milky ocean to protect my eyes, I shall earnestly pray to Garudadhvaja who carries majestic flag that has the symbol of Garuda/king of birds to protect my forehead, I shall earnestly pray to Keshava to protect my cheeks, I shall earnestly pray to Chakrapani who is wielded in powerful wheel to protect my head, I shall earnestly pray to Madhava to protect me during the hours of dawn, I shall earnestly pray to Madhusoodhana who is the slayer of demon Madhu to protect me during the hours of noon, I shall earnestly pray to supreme Lord who is the destroyer of demons to protect me during the hours of dusk, I shall earnestly pray to Chandhra to protect me during the hours of night, I shall earnestly pray to Pundareekaksha who has the eyes resembles to lotus flower petals to protect me from the east,  I shall earnestly pray to Janardhana to protect me from northwest, Oh! Vathsa, I have narrated the sacred armor of Gopala Akshaya Kavacham which are the essence of the sacred hymns to you, it is highly auspicious and it should be adorned on the right hand, it is tied around the right hand or around the neck by deities, humans, Gandharva, it provides Sarvasiddhis to the worshiper, it provides victory in the battle fields and it is definite that the worshiper would remain successful in all his/her births, childless couple would attain virtuous offspring, worshiper would be freed from the afflictions and illnesses, ultimately attain the abde of Lord Vishnu.”


Sri Narada Uvacha –

Indhradhya Amaravargeshu  Bhramanyath Paramathbhutham | Akshayam Kavacham Nama Kathayasva Mama Prabho ||

Yadhdhruthvakarnnya  Veerasthu  Thrailokhya Vijayee  Bhaveth ||

Bhramovacha –

Shrunu Puthra  Munishreshta Kavacham Paramathbhutham ||

Indhradhi Devavrindhaishcha  Narayana Mukhashrutham | Thrailokhya Vijayasyasya  Kavachasya Prajapathi: ||


Rishi Cchandho Devatha Cha Sadha Narayana: Prabhu: | Asya  Sri Thrailokhya Vijayakshaya Kavachasya  Prajapathi Rishi: | Anushtup Cchandha: | Sri Narayana: Paramathma  Devatha | Dharma Arththa Kama Moksharththe Jape Viniyoga: | Padhau  Rakshathu Govindho Janghe Pathu Jagathprabhu: ||


Ooru Dhau Keshava: Pathu Kati Dhamodharasthatha: | Vadhanam Srihari: Pathu  Nadidhesham  Cha Mey Acchyutha: ||

Vamaparshvam Thadha  Vishnur Dhakshinam  Cha Sudharshana: | Bahumoole  Vasudevo  Hridhayam  Cha Janardhana:||

Kandam Pathu  Varahashcha  Krishnashcha  Mukhamandalam | Karnnau  Mey Madhava: Pathu Hrishikeshacha Nasike ||

Nethre Narayana ; Pathu Lalatam  Garudadhvaja: | Kapolam Keshava: Pathu Chakrapani: Shirasthadha ||

Prabhathe Madhava : Pathu Madhyahne  Madhusoodhana: | Dhinanthe  Dhaithyanashashcha  Rathrau  Rakshathu Chandhrama: ||

Poorvasyam Pundareekaksho  Vayavyam  Cha Janardhana: | Ithe The Kathitham  Vathsa  Sarva Manthraughavigraham ||

Thava Snehan Maya Khyatham  Na Vakthavyam  Thu Kasyachith | Kavacham Dharayedhyasthu  Sadhako Dhakshine Bhuje ||

Deva Manushya  Gandharva  Yajjyasthasya  Na Samshaya: | Yoshidhvamabhuje  Chaiva Purusho Dhakshino Bhuje ||

Nibhruyath Kavacham Punyam Sarvasiddhiyutho Bhaveth | Kande  Yo Dharayeth Thath Kavacham  Manthraroopinam ||

Yuddhe Jayamavapnothi Dhyoothe  Vadhe  Cha Sadhaka: | Sarvadha  Jayamapnothi Nishchitham  Janma Janmani ||


Aputhro Labathe Puthram Roganashasthadha Bhaveth | Sarvathapa Pramukthashcha  Vishnulokam Sa Gacchathi ||


|| Ithi Bhramasamhithoktham  Sri Gopala Akshaya Kavacham Sampoornnam ||

|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Sri Batuka Bhairava Ashtoththara Shathanama Sthothram – Sri Kalasankarshana Thanthroktham - Lyrics and meaning



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||











Sri Batuka Bhairava Sthothra is highly propitious hymns composed by Kalagni Rudra, it has Anushtup as Chandhass,  presiding deity is Apathudhdharaka Sri Batuka Bhairava, Hreem as Beejam, Bhairavivallabha as Shakthi, Neelavarnna Dhandapani as Keelakam, it is recited to get freed from enemies and troubles, it fulfils all the desires of the worshiper.


I shall prostrate before Kalagnirudra Rishi and offer humble homage with my head, I shall  prostrate before Kalagnirudra and offer humble homage with my face, I shall prostrate before Apathdhudhdharaka Sri Batuka Bhairava and  offer humble homage with my heart, I shall prostrate before Sri Batuka Bairava and offer humble salutation to Hreem Beejam which is highly confidential, I shall prostrate before Bhairavivallabha who represents Shakthi  and offer humble salutation by touching the feet, I shall prostrate before Neelavarnna Dhandapani who represents Keelakam, and offer humble salutation by touching my navel, I shall prostrate before Batuka Bhairava and it is recited to get freed from all the enemies and troubles, and get all the desires fulfilled.

|| Moola Manthra: ||

||Om Hreem Vam Batukaya Kshraum Kshau Apathdhudharanaya  Kuru Kuru Batukaya  Hram  Batukaya Swaha ||


|| Dhyanam ||

I shall meditate upon Sri Batuka Bhairava who has the complexion of rain clouds, he is supreme ascetic with matted hair locks, his eyes are blood colored, he has fierce protruding teeth, he is adorned in serpent as sacred thread across the chest, he has vicious teeth and hold Kapalam on his hand, he is smeared in sacred ashes all the over body, he is adorned in Nagaraja/king of serpent on his waist, he is youthful and he is attired in directions as garment, he is decked in marvelous anklets that produces jinkling noises, his powerful foot steps quivers the ground underneath, he is accompanied by spirits and ghosts, he is seated on the middle of Yogini Chakra, he is encircled by Mathrumandala, he produces defeaning noises, he has dreadful appearance and the contration of his eye brows are enough to intimidate his enemies, he is too enthusiastic to protect his worshiper, he keeps exploring all over the Earth in order to protect his devotees.


I shall meditate upon Sri Batuka Bhairava who symbolizes the sacred syllable ‘Om Hreem’, he is the provider of abundance of boons to worshiper, he is extremely valorous, he is Bhairava and Kalabhairava as well, he is the  dearest consort of Bhairavi, he is pleasant, he carries Dandam, he is too compassionate, he has Vethala as celestial vehicle, he has dreadful appearance, he is manifestion of Rudra, he creates trepidation in enemies with the  movements of eye brows, he carries Kapala, he is attractive, he eradicates all the miseries and sorrows of the worshiper, he is valorous, he is decked in Harinangaka/crescent moon as jewel on the head, he is formidable, he has dreadful appearance and he is the destroyer of wicked people, he is adorned in serpent as garland, he is decked in serpent on his head, he is decked in serpent as ear ornament, he is Kapali who carries skull, he is too compassionate, he resides on the funeral grounds, he consumes meat and nectar, he produces boisterous voices, he is euloquent, he is inseparable from his consort, he follows strict austerities, he is beloved of Vamadeva, he merrily explores through the dense wood, he enthusiastically explore during the dark hours of night, he symbolizes auspiciousness, he provides wealth and prosperity, he has the speed of wind, he is Yogi who follows strict Yogic practices, he undertakes severe austerities and penances, he is the consort of Yogini, he is youthful, he is Veerabhadhra and Vishwanatha as well, he is retrained, he is worhsiped by warriors, he is the leader of Ganas, he is embodied as Earth, he eradicates the fear of evil spirts, he is pure, he is dark complexioned, he can be formidable to wicked,  he has dog as celestial vehicle, he is firm and impenetrable, he is young brother to Gananatha/Lord Shiva, he is  son of Devi, he is divine personified, he has great effulgence, his eyes are lustrous, he is fond of great army, he is honorable, he is Madhavamathula/maternal uncle of Madhava, he is the consort of Bhadhrakali, he is auspicious, he is the provider of auspiciousness to worshiper, he has auspicious celestial vehicle, he takes immense pleasure in the association of herdsmen, he carries noose, he is Pashupathi and he is the Lord of the Universe and its living beings, he is fierce and passionate as well, he is Chandesha who is the delight of Chandi, he is wise, he destroyed the Yagna of Dhakshaprajapathi, he is an mendicant, he has long eyes, he is devoid of afflictions and changes, he represents Kalpa and he is Kalpanthabhairava who causes the deluge at the end of Kalpa, he takes immense pleasure in the consumption of nectar and merrily performs dance, he is beloved of Mahadeva, he is great, he is wielded in Gadga, intoxicated drink, and trident, he penetrates through the Bhramanda, he is Bhramajjyani who has profound knowledge of Bhramam, he is the protector of Bhramin who follows Bhraminic rites, he explores through all direction and the whole of the Earth, he destroys wicked people and critical illnesses, he fulfils all the desires of the worshiper, he is Sharva who eradicates all the sins of the worshiper.


The above are the sacred hymns praising the splendor of Sri Batuka Bhairava which is highly propitious, whoever read or listens to it on daily basis would be blessed with all kinds of richness and wealth, it eradicates all kinds of perils, whoever write the above sacred verses and install in their homes or adorn on their neck or arm would attain permanent wealth and prosperity, worshiper would be freed from miseries,  fear of thieves,  threat from king and Dakini, worshiper would be freed from poor memory and diseases that causes troubled function of the brain, worshiper would be freed from the fear of Kooshmanda and evil effects caused by the changes in the planetary positions, it eradicates untimely and accidental death or death causes by fever, if it is  recited regularly for a month during the hours of dusk after following austerities, worshiper would be relieved from sufferings of poverty and blessed with abundance of wealth, if it is recited for two months, worshiper would be blessed with super natural powers, worship of Batuka Bhairava with Anjjanam/kajol Gudika, Gadgam, Dhathuvadharasayanam/intoxicated drink, wood apple tree stick, and Vethalavahanam, followed by the recitation of these scacred hymns would provide success in all the endeavors and Mahasiddhi, if it is continued for an year the worshiper would become prominent among the Sadhakas, it is highly confidential method of worship which was narrated by Devi, it eradicates all the evil effects of Kali era and the worshiper would attain permanent grace of Ambika.



|| Asya Sri  Batuka Bhairava  Sthothra Mahamanthrasya  Kalagnirudra Rishi: | Anushtup Chandha: | Apadhudhdharaka Batuka Bhairavo Devatha | Hreem Beejam | Bhairavivallabha: Shakthi: | Neelavarnno Dhandapanirithi Keelakam | Samastha Shathrudhamane  Samasthapath Nivarane Sarvabheeshtapradhane Cha Viniyoga: ||

|| Nyasa: ||

Om Kalagnirudra Rishaye  Nama: Shirasi | Anushtup Chandhasse Nama: Mukhe | Apadhudhdharaka Sri Batuka Bhairava  Devathayai Nama: Hridhaye | Hreem Beejaya Nama:  Guhye| Bhairavi Vallabha  Shakthaye  Nama: Padhayo : | Neelavarnno Dhandapanirithi Keelakaya Nama: Nabhau | Samastha Shathrudhamane  Samasthapannivarane  Sarvabheeshtapradhane  Viniyogaya Nama: Sarvange ||

|| Moola Manthra: ||

|| Om Hreem Vam Batukaya Kshraum Kshau  Apadhudhdharanaya  Kuru Kuru Batukaya  Hram  Batukaya Swaha ||

|| Dhyanam ||

Neelajeemootha Sankasho  Jadilo  Rakthalochana: | Dhamshra KaralaVadhana: Sarppayajjopaveethavan ||

Dhamshtrayudhalamkrithashcha  Kapalasragvibhooshitha: | Hasthanyasthakarodiko  Bhasmabhooshitha Vigraha: ||

Nagaraja Kadisoothro  Balamoorthi Digambara: | Manjju  Sijjanamanjjari  Padhakambitha  Bhoothala: ||

Bhootha Pretha Pishachaishcha  Sarvatha: Parivaritha: | Yogini  Chakramadhyastho  Mathrumandala  Veshtitha: ||

Attahasaspuradhvakthro  Bhrukudibheeshananana: | Bhakthasamrakshanarththaya  Dhikshu Bhramana Thathpara: ||

Om Hreem Batuko Varadha: Shooro Bhairava: Kalabhairava: | Bhairavi Vallabho Bhavyo  Dhandapanir  Dhayanidhi: ||

Vethala Vahano Raudhro  Rudrabhrukudi Sambhava: | Kapalalochana: Kantha : Kaminivashakridhvishi ||

Apathdhudharano Dheero  Harinanga Shiromani: | Dhamshtrakaralo Dhashtoaushtau Dhrishto  Dhushta Nibarhana: ||

Sarpahara:  Sarpashira: Sarpa Kundalamanditha: | Kapali Karunapoornna: Kapalaika Shiromani: ||

Shmashanavasi  Mamsashi  Madhumaththo Attahasavan | Vagmi Vamavratho Vamo Vamadeva Priyankara: ||

Vanecharo  Rathricharo  Vasudho Vayuvegavan | Yogi  Yogavrathadharo  Yogini Vallabho Yuva ||

Veerabhadhro  Vishwanatho  Vijetha  Veeravandhitha: | bhrithadhyaksho  Bhoothidharo  Bhootha Bheethinivarana: ||

Kalankaheena: Kankali Kroora  Kukkuravahana: | Gado  Gahana Gambheero  Gananatha Sahodhara: ||

Deviputhro  Dhivyamoorthi  Dheepthiman  Dheepthilochana: | Mahasena Priyakaro  Manyo  Madhavamathula: ||

Bhadhrakalipathir Bhadhro  Bhadhradho Bhadhravahana: | Pashoopahararasika: Pashi Pashupathi: Pathi ||

Chanda: Prachanda Chandesha  Chandihridhayanandhana: |Dhaksho Dhakshadhvaraharo  Dhigvasa  Dheerghalochana: ||

Nirathanko  Nirvikalpa: Kalpa: Kalpanthabhairava: | Madhathandavakrinmaththo  Mahadevapriyo Mahan ||

Gadvangapani: Ghatheetha: Gharashoola: Gharanthakrith |Bhramandabhedhano  Bhramajjyani  Bhramanapalaka: ||

Dhigcharo Bhoocharo  Bhooshna: Gechara : Ghelanapriya: | Sarvadhushta Praharththa  Cha  Sarvaroganishoodhana: |Sarvakamapradha Sharva: Sarvapapa Nikrinthana: ||

Itham Ashtoththaram Shatham Namnam  Sarvasamridhdhitham | Apathudhudhdhara Janakam Batukasya  Prakeerthitham ||

Yethath Shrunuyan Nithyam  Likhedhva  Sthapayeth Grihe | Dharayedhva Gale  Bahau  Thasya  Sarvasamridhdhaya: ||

Na Thasya Dhuritham  Kishchinna Chora Nripajam Bhayam | Na Chapasmrithirogebhyo Dakineebhyo  Bhayam Na Hi ||

Na Kooshmanda  Grahadhibhyo Na Apamrithyor Na  Cha Jwarath | Masamekam  Thrisandhyam  Thu  Shuchir Bhoothva  Paden Nara: ||

Sarva Dharidhrya Nirmuktho  Nidhim Pashyathi Bhoothale | Masadhvayamadheeyana: Padhuka Siddhiman Bhaveth ||

Ajjanam Gudika  Gadgam  Dhathuvadharasayanam | Saraswatham  Cha  Vethalavahanam  Bilasadhanam ||

Karyasiddhim Mahasiddhim Manthram Chaiva  Sameehitham |Varshamathramadheeyana:  Prapnuyath Sadhakoththama: ||

Yethaththe  Kathitham Devi  Guhyadh Guhyatharam Param | Kalikalmasha Nashanam Vasheekaranm  Cha Ambike ||

|| Ithi Kalasankarshana Thanthrokthe  Sri Batuka Bhairava Ashtoththara Shathanama Sthothram Sampoornnam ||


 || Jai Sriman Narayana ||