Lord Ganesha

Lord Ganesha

Sunday, 17 June 2018

Sri Arunachaleshvara Sahasranama Sthothram – Lyrics and meanings 61 - 70



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||










I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Arunachaleshvara, he  is Pundareeka who bears auspicious mark on the forehead, he is all pervading, he is divine personified and worshiped by all the deities, he symbolizes supreme wisdom and knowledge,  he symbolizes great  Yagnas, he is the Lord of Konkana, he is supreme preceptor, he represents Chandhass, he symbolizes supreme intellect, he is eloquent, he is Amareshvara, he is Universal monarch/emperor, he symbolizes Universe and its living beings, he is supreme bliss, he symbolizes ocean of mercy, he has reddish eyes, he has reddish brown complexion, he is worshiped by all, he is the destroyer of demons of Pura, he symbolizes death, he is supreme physician, he is the Lord of distressed and desolate pople, he is the provider of wealth and prosperity, he represents Kamalasambhava who is originated from the lotus flower, he is Gangadhara who is adorned in sacred river Ganga on matted hair locks, he represents water, he follows strict disciplines, he symbolizes victory and auspiciousness, he represents Agnihothri who engages in fire worship, he is worshiped with fire sacrifices, he is beloved of Nara and Narayana, he is Lord of nectar of immortality, he is too compassionate, he takes refuge of Srivathsa/Lord Vishnu, he is Chandesha, he is most pleasing and amiable as well, he is Sugreevah who has beautiful neck/ bluish throat, he is adorned in venomous serpents as ornaments, he is Shathanandha who represents supreme bliss, Krishna and Vishnu, he is Mahayogin who undertakes supreme Yogic practices,  he is adorned in highly fragrant musk, he has personified as Sharabeshvara, he is Shoolapani who is wielded in powerful trident, he is supreme Lord, he is Chandhrachooda who is adorned in crescent moon on matted hair locks, he is beloved of sacred rivers, he produces boisterous roar, thunderous noises, he is Lord of all branches of knowledge, he is Sthanu who is firm, he is safest ferry to cross the ocean of worldly existence, he is eternal, he is supreme Lord, he is death of Lord of Yama, he is Vamadeva, he is Lord of Gnanasambhandha, he is forebearing and he easily forgives the sins committed by his devotees, he is void of aging and death, he has bluish throat/attractive lines on the neck, he is supreme bliss, he is worshiped by millions of Yoginis, he has five faces, he carries out five essential functions of the Universe, he is enemy of Pancheshu, he is Eshvara, he is most promising, he bestows auspiciousness, he is eulogized by Vedic chants, he represents Veda, he is Dhivaspathi/Lord of sky, he symbolizes prosperity and fortune, he is the companion of Yaksharaja, he is Siddha, he has numerous Ganas at his service.

Pundareeka  Sarvamaya  Dhaivajja  Dhaivavandhitha | Mahakrathu Mahayajjvin Konkanesha  Guruththama ||

Chandhomaya  Mahajjyanin Vachaka  Amareshvara | Sarvabhauma  Sadhanandha  Karunamrithavaridhi ||

Pingalaksha Pingaroopa  Puruhootha  Puranthaka | Mrithyave  Vaidhya  Dheenadheesha  Sreedha  Kamalasambhava ||

Gangadhara  Thoyaroopin Sheelavathe Sheeladhayaka | Jayabhadhra  Agnihothra  Naranarayanapriya ||

Amrithesha  Kripasindhu Sreevathsasharanapriya | Chandesha  Sukhasamvedhya Sugreevah Sarpabhooshana ||

Shathanandha Mahayogin Sugandhin Sharabeshvara | Shoolapani Surajyeshta  Chandhrachooda  Nadhapriya||

Sarvavidhyeshvara Sthanu Tharaka Anantha Eshvara Thadha | Kalakala  Vamadeva  Jyanasambandhanayaka ||

Bhakthaparadhasodre Jaramaranavarjitha | Shithikanda Chithanandha Yoginikotisevitha ||

Panchavakthra Panchakrithya  Pancheshuripave Nama: | Eshvara  Prathishravase  Shivathara Punyasholakathey Nama: ||

Dhivaspathaye  Shivathara  Yaksharajaskaha  Thadha | Siddha  Sadhasevakavardhaka ||




|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Saturday, 16 June 2018

Sri Arunachaleshvara Sahasranama Sthothram – Lyrics and meanings 51 - 60




|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||









I shall prostrate before  Lord Arunachaleshvara who is supreme preceptor, he eradicates ignorance and arrogance, he destroys powerful enemies, he eradicates darkness of ignorance like Baskara/Sun, he is Lord of fire sacrifices, he is  Lord of King of Kings, he is Keshava, he is Chandhrashekhara who is adorned in crescent moon on matted hair locks, he undertakes  essential functions of Universe, he is  creator of Universe and its living beings, he resides as soul in living beings, he is worshiped by Bhoothaganas, he is Sreedhara who represents wealth and prosperity, he symbolizes supreme intellect, he is Prabhu, he is the Lord of distressed people, he is Gauripathi who  is Lord of Goddess Gauri, he is Thungamaulli who is adorned in sacred river Ganga on matted hair locks, he takes immense pleasure in the consumption of nectar, he represents Mahakapi/Anjaneya, he symbolizes Samaveda, he is worshiped with Samagana, he is Vishwanatha who is commander of Universe and its living beings, he is extremely compassionate, he is supreme bliss, he has peculiar limbs, he is decked in armor, his eyes has the resemblance to lotus flower petals, he is Bhava who symbolizes auspiciousness, he has celestial bull as vehicle, he is Aghora/ not terrible, he resides in the supreme abode, he is the provider of supreme abode to worshiper, he represents ocean, he is too kind, he is the source of functions of the Universe, he is supreme ascetic who undertakes extreme penance, he symbolizes righteous deeds, he is Raghava, he is learned, he is Bhramanya, he is Lord of noble families, he is impartial, he eradicates extreme fears and anxieties,  he symbolizes sacred hymns, he is the provider of refined knowledge, he is Adithya, he destroys the Universe and its living beings at the end of Yuga, he is Jagathsakshi who witnesses all the happening in the Universe, he is Sadhashiva, he is Lord of Javanthi, he is mendicant, he fulfills all the desires of the worshiper, he represents five vital forces, he is worshiped by Suras and Asuras, he is Upendhra, he is  Lord of Mount Arunachala, he is wielded in Kalyanachala as bow, he has unique eyes, he has embodied as Universe, he is the provider of prosperity and asupiciouness to the Universe, he has mysterious hair, he is the enemy of Andhakasura, he is Siddha, he has most attractive form too, he is Antharmukha/turned inwards, he witnesses all that happening outside, he is extremely compassionate to all the living beings, he is attired in the skin of animal, he is compassionate, he has glorious twelve forms, he is Aruneshvara who is the Lord of red mountain which has the resemblance to blaze, he is highly enthusiastic, he symbolizes piousness, he represents powerful element which quivers the Earth.


Hamsadhrishta Balidhvamsin Chinthathimirabhaskara | Yajjesha  Rajarajesha  Keshava  Chandhrashekhara ||

Vishvakarthre  Vishvashrishte Bhoothathma  Bhoothavandhitha |Sreedhara Dhivyachiththesha  Prabhave  Sribalinayaka ||

Gauripathi Thungamauli Madhuraja  Mahagava | Samajja  Samavedhadya Vishvanatha  Dhayanidhi ||

Shivanandha  Vichithranga Kanchuki  Kamalekshana | Bhava Dhivyaratha  Aghora Salokhyapramukhapradha ||

Samudhra  Karunamoorthi Vishvakarmane  Thaponidhi | Sathkrithya  Raghava Budha  Bhramanya  Kaulakeshvara ||

Samavarthin Bhayathrathre  Manthrasiddha  Mathipradha | Adhithya  Vishvasamharthre  Jagathsakshin  Sadhashiva ||

Javanthinatha  Dhigvasase Vanchitharththaphalapradha |Panchakrithya Vidhananjja Surasuranamaskritha ||

Upendhra  Arunshailesha  Kalyanachalakarmuka | Ayugmalochana  Vishvasmai Vishvaishvarya Pradhayaka ||

Guhyakesha Andhakaripu Siddhavesha  Manohara | Antharmukha  Bahidhrashtre  Sarvajeevadhayapara ||

Kriththivasin  Kripasindhu Dhvadhashathman Aruneshvara | Mahothsaha  Punyakara  Sthambhana  Sthambhavigraha ||

|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Friday, 15 June 2018

Sri Arunachaleshvara Sahasranama Sthothram – Lyrics and meanings 41 - 50



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||










I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Arunachaleshvara who has attractive matted hair locks,  he  can be obstructive, he is the source of happiness, he belongs to sacred river Narmada which is the purifier of souls from severe sins, he is Sadhyojatha, he resides under Vatavruksha, he is Purushavallabha, he is most celebrated deity of Arunashaila, he is all pervading, he is the deity of Kuru clan, he is worshiped by illustrious Sanakadhis, he is not easily perceivable, he is the Lord of mountains, he represents Dhamodhara, and whirlwind, he is Kamesha,  and Soma as well, he is extremely valorous, he is the protector of cows, he represents Phalguna, Paulasthya, Vishtarashravass, he is the Lord of Earth, he is serene, he is the protector of fire sacrifices, he is wielded in powerful Chakra, he is adorned in sparkling cresecent moon on matted hair locks, he holds various musical instruments, he is Mahadeva who is mighty Lord, he has bluish throat, he symbolizes auspiciousness, his powerful arms resembles to precious yellow metal, he is decked in powerful weapons, he represents Lord of death, he is  Lord of pious and righteous people, he resides as soul in living beings, he is the source of action for all the righteous deeds, he has embodied as Linga,  he is store house of virtues, he is the source of virtuous offspring, he is adorned in various precious gem decorated ornaments, he is the Lord of Bhoothaganas, he is adorned in serpent as ornaments, he is most celebrated deity, he has majestic appearance, he performs marvelous cosmic dance, he is decked in garland of skulls, he is inseparable from consort Goddess Apeethakuchamamba, he is the safest heaven to cross the ocean of worldly existence, he is Mrida and Vishnu as well, he is the Lord of Universe, he is supreme soul represents intellect, he is Pakashasana who imparts the knowledge and wisdom and eradicates ignorance in worshiper, he represents Shanmukha who was born in reed, he find immense pleasure in undertaking extreme penances, he is supreme preceptor, he represents illustrious Bhramin who is prominent in Veda and Vedantha, he has wielded in golden Mount Meru as Kodhanda/bow and Hari as arrows, he is worshiped with Swaras, he is the Lord of Pravaladhri/coral mountain, he symbolizes wealth and prosperity, he is the protector of Universe and its living beings, he is inseparable companion of Goddess Uma, he has personified as Vatuka/Brahmin, he is unblemished, he has most attractive limbs and beautiful appearance, he is fond of flowers of Champaka, he is great illusionist, he has embodied as Universe and its living beings, he is the Lord of Shonaparvatha/red mountain/Arunachala, he has most pleasing disposition, he is eloquent, he represents fire sacrifices, he is highly honored and has endless fame.


Harikesha  Avarodhin Narmadha Papanashine | Sadhyojatha  Vataranyavasin Purushavallabha ||

Arcchitha  Arunashailesha  Sarva  Kurukleshvara |Sanakadhi Samaradhya  Anasadhya Achaleshvara ||

Dhamodhara Vathoola  Kamesha  Somavikrama |Gorakshaka  Phalguna  Bhoopa  Paulasthya Vishtarashrave ||

Shanthachiththa Makhathrathre  Chakrine  Mugdhendhushekhara | Bahuvadhya  Mahadeva  Neelagreevah Sumangala ||

Hiranyabhahave  Thigmanshave  Kaline  Punyajaneshvara | Sarvathmane  Sarvasathkarthre  Lingaprana  Gunadhipa ||

Savithre Rathnasangasha Bhoothesha Bhujagapriya | Agraganya  Sugambheera  Thandava  Mundamalika ||

Achumbitha Kuchesha  Samsararnnavatharaka | Mrida Vishnave  Jagathswamin Chaithanya Pakashasana ||

Sharajanmane Thaponandhine  Dheshika  Vaidhikoththama | Kanakachala Kodhanda  Swaradhya  Harisayaka ||

Pravaladhripathe  Sreemathe  Vishampathi Umasakha |Vatuka Nishkala Dhehin  Sundhara  Chambakapriya ||

Mayamoorthi Vishvamoorthi Shonaparvathanayaka | Prasannadeva  Vageesha  Shathayagaya Mahayashass ||

|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Thursday, 14 June 2018

Sri Arunachaleshvara Sahasranama Sthothram – Lyrics and meanings 31 - 40



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||









I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Arunachaleshvara who is unique, he is Lord of supreme intellect who has personified as Swarnnabhairava, he is adorned in turmeric, he is Lord of Devi Devaki, his eyes are soaked in compassion, he is magnanimous, he has various glorious incarnations, he has subtle form, he is the source of action, he  is firm and steady in battle fields, he is absolute truth, he symbolizes supreme wisdom and knowledge, he is the source of progeny, he is the provider of virtuous offspring, he is Devaraja, he is extremely compassionate, he is Kapardhin who has attractive reddish brown matted hair locks, he is Vishteshvara, and Somaskandha, he has pleasant disposition, he symbolizes wealth and prosperity, he has supreme radiance, he is supreme bliss, he is the provider of liberation from repeated births and happiness, he holds curved sword, his lotus feet are served by Goddess Girija, he is initiated from golden egg, he is the source of delight of Suras, he represents deer, kindness, righteousness, Dharmaraja, Karthaveerya, Shadanana, and patience, he undertakes extreme penances and meditation, he is the source and cause for the  creation of Universe and its living beings, he represents Peethambara, Aniruddha, Vasava, and Kubera, he is adorned in serpent Shesha, he accepts oblation from fire sacrifices, he is righteous, he is extremely compassionate to worshiper, he has fair limbs, he is Neelakanda who has bluish throat, he has embodied as mountains, he is Lord of Mountains, he can be easily perceivable for the virtuous, he has thousands of eyes, he is adorned in crescent moon on matted hair locks, he is Kaladhara who is decked in moon, he is  Lord of all art forms, he symbolizes discipline, he represents Venkatesha, he dwells in the caves, he has personified as Veerabhadhra, he has great splendor, he is Sharva who symbolizes all kinds of auspiciousness, he is eternal, he is Lord of mountains, he symbolizes wealth and prosperity, he is mighty Lord, he oppresses wickedness, he has various glorious incarnations, he is fond of decorating with sandalwood paste, he is Siddha who is supreme ascetic, he is primordial deity, he represents Balabadhra, he always works for the welfare of the Universe and its living beings, he is worshiped by Siddhas and mountains, he symbolizes righteousness, he discards the fruit of righteouness and sacrifices, he is Lord of moon and night, he resides in shrines/ he resides as soul in living beings, he resides on the highest mountain peaks, he is Bairava who is ferocious in battle fields.

Adhvaya  Harithasvarchishe  Chiththesha  Swarnnabhairava | Devakinayaka  Nethre  Sandhranandha Mahamathe ||

Ashcharyavaibhava Sookshma  Sarvakarthre Yudhishtira | Sathyanandha Vidhyanandha Puthrajja Puthradhayaka ||

Devaraja Kripasindhu Kapardhin Vishtareshvara | Somaskandha  Susheela Bhagaghna  Dhyuthinandhana ||

Mukthidha  Mudhitha  Kubja  Girijapadhasevaka |Hemagarbha Suranandha  Kashyapa  Karunanidhe ||

Dharmajja Dharmaraja  Karthaveerya  Shadanana | Kshamadhara Thaporashin Thvashtre Sarvabhavothbhava ||

Peethambara Anirudha  Vasava  Dhanaviththama | Sheshahara  Havishyashin Dharmika  Bhakthavathsala ||

Shvethanga  Neelakanda  Giriroopa Gireeshvara | Sambhavitha Sahasraksha Chandhramauli Kaladhara ||

Abhyasathishayajjyathre Venkatesha  Guhapriya | Veerabadhra Visheshajja Sharva Anantha Nagadhipa ||

Sreemathe  Mahabala  Jyathre  Vibhave Kalabhapriya |Siddha  Puranapurusha Balabadhra Sudharmakrithe ||

Siddha Nagarchitha  Dharma  Phalathyagin Kshapakara |Kshethrajja  Thungashailesha  Ranamandala Bhairava ||



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Wednesday, 13 June 2018

Sri Arunachaleshvara Sahasranama Sthothram – Lyrics and meanings 21 - 30



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||










I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Arunachaleshvara who represents young shoot of mango and ginger, he is the Lord of Ganas, he eradicates impurities, he has extremely valorus army of warriors, he can be intimidating, he eradicates all the obstacles, he is Lord of Ganesha, he is worshiped by night, he is Jambunatha, he is supreme ascetic who undertakes extreme Yogic practices, he has supreme radiance, he resembles to Bhrihathbanu/Surya, he is omniscient , he crushed the pride of Poosha, he is the spectator of happenings in the Universe, he is firm and unconquerable, he is Mallikarjuna, he is pure, he has Surya, Chandhra and Agni as three eyes, he is Lord of Kinnara, he symbolizes auspiciousness, he holds Kapala, he represents Sreenivasa, Bhrihathyoni, and greatest philosophies, he is most appeasing and has great endurance, he has attractive reddish brown matted hair locks, he resides as soul in living beings, he has massive form, he represents Dhivakara/Surya, he is fond of bale leaves, he is Lord of Vashishta, he has great stature, he takes immense pleasure in amorous sport, he is modest, he is prominent in greatest philosophies, he symbolizes greatest philosophies, he imparts the knowledge in greatest philosophies, he resides under the Peepal tree,  he is Vamadeva, he is most pleasing and highly scholarly, he is worshiped by Madhu, he is Parameshti who is supreme preceptor of the Universe, he is the commander of Suras, he represents Govinda, he has dark red complexion, he is supreme bliss, he is Hara who does not require any support system, he is Devashikhamani who represents precious gem adorned on the head of the deities and people who are fervently devoted to him, he is the commander of devotees who are ardently worship him, he is the protector of shrine/body, he symbolizes wealth and prosperity, he is the Lord of Aushadha/great medicinal property, he is Vamadeva, he provides satisfaction and contentment in worshiper, he blesses worshiper with abundance of wealth, he is greatest warrior, he is Lord of Goddess Parvathi, he is Rudra as well, he is greatest cure for all the illnesses, he is store house of virtues, he is supreme bliss, he takes immense pleasure in playing melodious music on flute,  he is mighty Lord, he eradicates miseries and sorrows of the worshiper, he represents Soma who is inseparable from Goddess Uma, he accepts oblation from fire sacrifices, he symbolizes sacred chants, he is extremely compassionate, he has personified as Thyagaraja, he is Lord of night, he represents Narasimha, he has great effulgence, he is supreme bliss, he has won over senses and has perfect control over senses.


Dhravidavidhrumakara  Yoothanatha Rushapaha | Shoorasena  Bhayathrathre  Vighnesha  Vighnanayaka ||

Rajanisevitha Yogin Jambunatha  Vidambaka | Thejomoorthi Bhrihathbhanu Sarvajja  Pooshadhanthabhidhe ||

 Upadhrashtre Dhridaprajja Vijaya Mallikarjjuna | Shuddha  Thryaksha Kinnaresha  Shubhadhaksha  Kapalabhrithe ||

Srinivasa  Bhrihathyoni Thathvajja  Shakanakshama | Kandharpa Bhoothabhavajja  Bheemasena Dhivakara ||

Bilvapriya  Vashishtesha  Vararoha  Rathipriya | Namra Ththvavidhe  Thaththva  Thaththvamargapravarththaka ||

Samika  Vamadeva  Pradhyumna  Madhuvandhitha | Parameshtin Suradhyaksha Govindha Neelalohitha ||

Nithyanandha  Niradhara  Hara  Devashikhamane | Sadhaka  Sadhakadhyaksha  Kshethrapala  Dhanajjaya ||

Aushadheesha Vamadeva  Bhakthathushta  Nidhipradha | Praharthre  Parvathinatha  Rudra  Rogavinashana ||

Sadhguna  Sacchidhanandha  Venuvadhin Mahodhara |Pranatharththihara Soma Krathubhuje Manthraviththama ||

Avyajakarunamoorthi Thyagaraja  Kshapakara | Narasimha  Swayam Jyothishe  Nandhana Vijithendhriya ||

|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Sri Arunachaleshvara Sahasranama Sthothram – Lyrics and meanings 11 - 20



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||











I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Arunachaleshvara who symbolizes music and dance forms, he is serene, he represents Kalashasambhava/Sage Agasthya, Dhurjati, Nandikeshvara, Bhrihaspathi, he is wielded on golden Mount meru as Kodhanda/bow, he is absolute Bhramam, he showers abundance of boons, he is eternal, he is closest companion of distressed and desolate people, he eradicates enemies, he is humble, he is wielded in powerful trident, he symbolizes supreme preceptor, he is Hara who destroys the sins of the wrshiper, he is adorned in flowers of Kandhali, he is Lord of Virinchi/Lord Bhrama, he has embodied as Shonadhri, he represents sounds, planet Saturn, and Manu, he is Lord of serpent, he is store house of virtues, he has personified as Rasabhairava, he is primordial deity, he represents mind, ether, air, sky, and he is Lord of Kamadeva, he is fond of flowers, he holds flag that carries the symbol of celestial bull, he is imperishable, he is the Lord of army of Bhoothaganas, he is void of properties, he is inseparable companion of Goddess Girija, he has personified as Marththanda/Surya, his beautiful eyes has the resemblance to flower petals, he symbolizes system, he is the Lord of Universe and its living beings, he is Vishveshvara, he has personified as consort of Rohini/moon, he is fond of Dhadimikusuma, he is most venerable, he represents sun, he is Lord of Avadhootha/ascetic, philosopher, liberated soul, he eradicates all the sins of the worshiper, he symbolizes piousness, wealth, happiness, and prosperity, he is Lord of Vishva/Universe, he is Amareshvara/immortal, he has embodied as Dharukavanam, he is the essence of Veda and Vedantha, he is highly enthusiastic, he resides in the hearts of virtuous, he has assumed the form of Kankala/low class man, hunter who is adorned in garland of skeleton, he represents Garudadhvaja /Lord Vishnu who holds majestic flag which has the symbol of King of birds, he has reddish brown complexion, he has the luster of blood, he is humble, he has supreme radiance, he symbolizes virtues, he represents Vamana/dwarf, minute, Vama/stubborn, he has wide eyes, he takes immense pleasure in amorous sport, he is Prajapathi, Pashupathi, Saubhadhra, Naravahana who carries corpse, he is the source of Rithu/seasons, he is thousand rayed/sun, he eradicates darkness of ignorance, he symbolizes auspiciousness, he represents Thrivikrama, he is worshiped by Mukundha, he is Vaidhyanatha who is the supreme cure for all the illnesses, Purandhara/Indhra, Agni, he is beyond description, he represents greatest description, he is fascinating, he is worshiped with mass lump of boiled rice, he has assumed the form of Nishadha/kind of tribe, mountaineer, he is Kalahasthishvara who preserves righteousness, he represents collection of 32 syllables.


Sangeethavethre Nriththajja Shantha Kalashasambhava | Dhurjati Merukodhanda Bahuleya  Bhrihaspathe ||

 Bhramanya  Varadha Nithya  Dheenabandhavimochana | Shathrughna  Vainatheya  Shooline  Guruvara Hara ||

Kandhaleendhra Virinchesha Shonakshonidharaya Cha | Ravaye  Vaivasvatha  Bhujagendhra  Gunamaya ||

Rasabhairava  Adhinatha  Ananganatha Jayanthi Kusumapriya |Avyaya  Bhoothasenesha  Nirguna  Girijasakha ||

Marthanda  Pundareekaksha  Kramajja  Lokanayaka |Vishvesha Rohininatha  Dhadamikusumapriya ||

Battarakaya  Avadhoothesha  Papaghna  Punyadhayaka | Vishvamareshavara  Bhogine  Dharuka  Vedavadhika ||

Madhana  Manasothpanna  Kankala  Garudadhvaja |Raktha Rakthamshuka  Bhavya  Thejorashaye  Gunanvitha ||

Vamana Vama Vishalaksha  Rathipriya | Prajapathi  Pashupathi Saubhadhra  Naravahana ||

Rithukarthre  Sahasrarchishe Thimironmathanaya Cha | Shubha Thrivikrama  Mukundharchya  Vaidhyanatha Purandhara ||

Bhashaviheena  Bahajja  Kamine Pulakalepana | Nishadha  Kalahastheesha  Dhvathrishadharmapalaka ||

|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||

Monday, 11 June 2018

Sri Arunachaleshvara Sahasranama Sthothram – Lyrics and meanings 1 – 10



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||












I shall reverentially prostrate before supreme Lord Arunachaleshvara, witnessing the highly propitious red mountain peak /Shonadhri would eradicate all the sins of the worshiper, worship of Shonadhri would fulfill all the desires of the worshiper, praising the splendor of Shondari would eradicate destitute of the worshiper, ultimately the highly auspicious Shonadhri is capable to provide liberation from the repeated births to the worshiper.  Hail to the Arunagiri Yogi!  He is smeared in sacred ashes and Kasthuri on forehead, he is adorned in sparkling garlands, he has attractive limbs and beautiful waist line  adorned in Kaupeena/loin clothe, he is decked in venomous serpents as ornaments, he is adorned in crescent moon on matted hair locks, he is the Lord of Universe and its living beings, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Arunachaleshvara who is extremely valorous, he is absolute truth, he is too compassionate, he is the Lord of Universe and protector as well, Oh! My heart, take immense pleasure in meditating upon Parambhrama Lord Shambhu, take extreme delight in witnessing the glorious form of Arunachaleshvara from the  lotus feet  to the glorious head, and take immense joy in the veneration of supreme preceptor/embodied as mountain Shonadhri, with intense devotion and faith.  I shall prostrate before  Amba Apeethakucha, who is adorned in precious ornaments, she is the protector of Universe and its living beings, she has beautiful curve on the body due to the heaviness of the bosom, she is adorned in crescent moon, she has beautiful long curly hair locks resembles to pack honey bees, she is the provider of highest of the piousness, she resides in a corner of Arunashaila/Shonadhri, she is supreme bliss, she is adorned in crescent moon which spread cool rays, she is the source of nectar like happiness, she is supreme bliss/Anandhavalli.  I shall prostrate before the Lord of Shonadhri which is also known as Arunadhri, he is easily attainable for the pious and virtuous people, he is Somashekhara who is adorned in crescent moon which spread cool rays, he is Universal preceptor, he carries out the essential functions of the Universe, he is the commander of the Universe and its living beings, he is the Lord of Universe, he crushed the pride of Kamadheva, he has most desirable form, he symbolizes auspiciousness, he holds majestic flag which has the symbol of celestial bull, he is adorned in sacred river Ganga on matted hair locks, he is Mahadeva/mighty Lord, he symbolizes contentment, emancipation, and terminology,  he is the Lord of Amba Apeethakucha, he has unique eyes, he is supreme being who is unblemished, he symbolizes wisdom and knowledge, his matted hair locks represents sky, he is supreme bliss, he takes immense delight in the performance of cosmic dance, he is the commander of Universe, he is Lord of Nandhi, he is the Lord of animals, he has personified as Bhairava who is the consort of Goddess Bhairavi, he fulfills all the desires of the worshiper, he crushed the pride of Kamadeva, he is Ranganatha and Jagannatha as well, he is Kapila who has reddish brown matted hair locks, he symbolizes sacred syllables, he is pure, he is mysterious, he is extremely valorous, he is Yogeesha who is the Lord of Yoga, he symbolizes wealth and posperity, he is most desirable, he represents Ramapathi, sun/Prabhakara, Narayana, Chandesha,  and Jaganmoorthi as well, he has supreme radiance, he is  Lord of Chandi, he is eulogized by Veda and Vedantha, he is source of delight to Suras, he is Lord of Goddess Girija, he is Lord of Mountains as well, he is fond of red lotus flowers, he symbolizes Choodamani/precious gem adorned on the head, he is the Lord of Suras and Yaksha, he is beloved of Lord Hari, he is supreme ascetic, he is impartial, he is adorned in sacred thread across the chest, he represents Rasesha who takes immense pleasure in amorous sport, he represents Krishna who is Lord of Rasa, he is absolute truth, he is Lord of divine mango tree, he has personified as Halahalasundhara, he represents Padmanabha, he is Pashupathi who is the protector of animals, he is Paresha and Parameshvara as well, he is attired in directions as clothe, he has great army of warriors/Ganas, he is the essence of Thriveda, he has personified as elderly priest, he is the protector of righteousness, he is Maharaja who is adorned in marvelous crown, he is most venerable, he resides in the caves, he represents Madhava and  Lord of Yamini, he represents Shambara and he is fond of  Shambara/kind of deer, cloud, water.


Dhrishto Harathi Papani Sevitho Vanchithapradha: | Keerthitho  Vijanairdhoore  Shonadhririthi Mukthidha: ||

Lalate  Pundrangi Nitilakritha Kasthurithilaka: | Spuran Maladhara Spurithakati Kaupeenavasana: | Dhadhano Dhuthooram Shirasi  Phanirajam Shashikalam | Adheesha: Sarvesham Arunagiriyogi Vijayathe ||

Shaurim Sathyagirim Varahavapusham Padambujedharshane | Chakre Yo Dhayaya Samasthajagatham  Natham Shirodharshane | Mithya Vachamapoojyameva  Sathatham Hamsaswaroopam Vidhim | Thasmin Mey Hridhayam Sukhena Ramatham Shambho Parambramani ||

 Anargha Manibhoosanam Akhilalokarakshakarim | Arala Shashishekharam Asithakunthalalankritham | Asheshaphaladhayini Arunamoolashailalayam | Apithakuchanayikam Aharahar Namaskurmahe ||

Anandhasindhulaharim Amrithamshumaule: | Asevinamamritha Nirmithavarthimakshno: | Anandhavallivithathe: Amrithadhriguccham | Amba Smaramyaham Apeethakuche  Vapusthe ||

Om Shoneedhreesha  Arunadheesha  Sulabha Somashekhara | Jagathguru Jagathkarthre Jagadheesha Jagathpathi: ||

Kamahanthre  Kamamoorthe  Kalyana Vrishabhadhvaja: | Gangadhara Mahadheva  Charithartha Aksharakrithi ||

Deva  Apeethasthaneebhaga  Viroopaksha  Niranjjana | Vidhyadhara  Viyathkesha  Veethivihrithisundhara ||

Natesha Nayaka Nandhi Swami Mrigamadheshvara | Bhairava Bhairavinatha Kamadha Kamashasana ||

Ranganatha Jagannatha  Kapila  Kalakandhara | Vimala Vismaya Veera  Yogeesha  Bhoganayaka ||

Ramya Ramapathi Sreemathe  Lasathjyothishe | Prabhakara  Narayana  Jaganmoorthi  Chandesha  Chandinayaka ||

Vedavedhya  Suranandha  Gireesha  Hallakapriya |Choodamani Suradheesha  Yakshakesha  Haripriya ||

Nirllepa  Neethimathe  Soothrine  Rasesha  Rasanayaka| Sathyavathe Yekachoothe  Sri Halahalasundhara ||

Padmanabha  Pashupathi Paresha  Parameshvara | Dhigambara Mahasena  Thrivedhine  Vriddhavaidhika ||

Dharmarakshaka Maharaja  Kireedine  Vandhithaya Cha | Guha  Madhava  Yamininatha  Shambara Shambarapriya ||



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||