Lord Ganesha

Lord Ganesha

Saturday, 29 April 2017

Sri Chandhrashekhara Saraswathi Sahasranama Sthothram/Sri Paramacharya Sahasranama Sthothram – Lyrics and meanings – 22 – 31



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||












Oh! Marthya, it is difficult to attain the greatest of the fortune known as service to the lotus feet of Guru at this Kali Era, therefore recite or listen to the verses praising his glories or worship and perform service to lotus feet of Guru always, I shall prostrate before Jagadguru Sri Chandhrashekhara who is immersed in the worship of Sri Kamakshi Chandhramoulishvara, he is fond of  sacred hymns of Thodakashtakam, he has profound knowledge in all Shasthras, he symbolizes Vedantha philosophies, he is supreme bliss and auspiciousness, his splendor is imperishable, he is beloved of Lord Hara, Lord Mukunda,  and Goddess Kamashi, he is fond of worship of all deities, I shall meditate upon Jagadguru Chandhrashekhara who is the safest haven to his passionate devotees, he is omniscient, he immerses in the meditation of supreme Lord Shiva, he is too compassionate , he eradicates  fear of death in worshiper, he fulfils all the desires of his worshiper, therefore he is deserved to be eulogized always, he is supreme spirit who engrossed in strict meditation and austerities, he symbolizes auspiciousness and he is the provider of auspiciousness to the world, he is deserved to be venerated with great honor and prostrate before him, he is supreme preceptor of people in the Kali era, he guides us through the righteous path of Moksha/liberation from repeated births, he is Vibhu who takes immense delight in the recitation of sacred names of Lord Shiva and recitation of hymns various deities, he symbolizes good conduct/moral philosophy, he eradicates miseries and sorrows of the worshiper, he has pleasant disposition and he is Sadashiva who  symbolizes happiness, he is supreme Preceptor resides on the sacred land of Mokshapuri Kanchi/ one of the Sapthapuri, there are seven Mokshapuris which are capable to provide Moksha/ liberation from repeated births and they are |Ayodhya, Mathura, Maya/Haridhvar, Kashi, Kanchi, Avanthika/Ujjain, Puri, Dwarakavathi  Chaiva Sapthaidhe Moksha Dhayika||, and  he is the source of Moksha, I shall prostrate before Sadhguru Sri Chandhrashekhara who predominantly affirms the significance of following the path of Swadharma/ duties and responsibilities of a person according to his/her Varnna/ there are four Varnnas such as Bhramana, Kshathriya, Vaishya and Shudhra, sacred Gita asserts the importance of Swadharma as | Swadharme  Nidhanam Shreya:  Paradharmo Bhayavaha: ||, he is immersed in the veneration of Sri Kamakshi Chandhramoulishvara with the Akshatha, Bilvapathra, lotus flowers and various fresh alluring flowers of rich fragrances, it is highly meritorious to worship the lotus feet of preceptor which is capable to eradicate all kinds of sins of the worshiper, therefore it is commandable to worship the lotus feet of preceptor and recite his glories during the hours of dawn, noon and dusk.



Dhurllabham Labathe Marthya Gurupadha Sevanam Kali Samaye |Shravanam Keerthanam Archanam Poojanam Gurupadha Sevanam Karomi Sadha ||


Sri Kamakshi Chandhramoulieeshvara Pooja Niratham |Thodakashtaka Priyam Gurum Sarva Shasthra Nipunam ||


Sarva Vedantha Thathvam Sarvam Paramanandha Vigraham |Shambham Shankaram Sacchidhanandham Avyayam ||


Harapriyam Mukundapriyam Kamakshipriyam Priyatharam Sarvadevatham |Vandhe Bhakthajanashrayam Vandhe Chandhrashekharam Vibhum ||


Sarvajja Shivadhyanaparayana Mrithyubhayahartharam Kripalum |Sarvadevathapoojitham Sarvarthasadhakam Japyo Manushya Sadha ||


Jagathprabhum Dhyananiratham  Shankaram Lokashankaram |Vilokhya Atheeva Bhakthipoorvam Nara: Pranipathya Chandhrashekharam ||


Manavanam Guro Moksha Marga Pravarthina: |Priyani Shivanamani Sarvadeva Sthutham Vibhum ||


Neethiman Dhurithaharin Prasannavadhana Sadhashiva |Mokshapuri Madhye Sthitha Gurum Mokshadhayinam ||


Mokshasadhanam Svadharmapripalanam Gurum Pranamamyaham|Sri Kamakshi Chandhramoulisheevarapriyam Poojitham Thila Akshatha Bhilvpathrai: Kamalai: Anya Kusumai: ||


Amalam Guru Padhasevanam  Pathakebhya:  Pramuchyathe |Thrikalam Japeth Sthuthya Guru Charanam Pavithram Param ||


|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||