Lord Ganesha

Lord Ganesha

Sunday, 11 March 2018

Sri Bhramaramba Ashtakam – Sri Adhishankaracharya - Lyrics and meanings



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||











I shall prostrate before supreme Goddess Sri Bhramaramba who is presiding deity in the shrine of Shrishailam, she is Bhagavathi who is the mother of Universe and its living beings, she has extremely beautiful flickering as well as compassionate eyes, she is adorned in Chandhra and Surya as precious jewel Choodamani/ornament decorated in the hair, she has pleasing disposition, she is the protector of all living and non-living things in the Universe at her lotus feet, her beautiful nose resembles to the flower of Chambaka is adorned in precious pearl that spreads intense luster, I shall prostrate before supreme Goddess Sri Bhramaramba who is presiding deity in the shrine of Shrishailam, she is Bhagavathi who is the mother of Universe and its living beings, her beautiful  forehead with the  mark of Kasthuri  resembles to lustrous full moon, her attractive lips  shines in the luster of Karpooradhrava, she has gorgeous slender waist, she is the essence of compassion, she is eternal bliss, I shall prostrate before supreme Goddess Sri Bhramaramba who is presiding deity in the shrine of Shrishailam, she is Bhagavathi who is the mother of Universe and its living beings,  she has attractive gait of flamingo, her beautiful eyes has the resemblance to lotus flower petals, her lotus feets are scintillating in the sparkling jewel from the crowns of deities while prostrating before her, she is seated on the lotus flower, she is Rajadhirajeshvari, I shall prostrate before supreme Goddess Sri Bhramaramba who is presiding deity in the shrine of Shrishailam, she is Bhagavathi who is the mother of Universe and its living beings, she is Shivasathi who illuminates Shadtharaganas, she eradicates Shadvairivarga, she resides inside the Shadchakra, she showers abundance of boons, she is surrounded by Shadyoginis, she is adorned in Shadchankrapadhuka, she symbolizes Shadbhava, she is Shodashi/Mahavidhya/twelve forms of Durga, I shall prostrate before supreme Goddess Sri Bhramaramba who is presiding deity in the shrine of Shrishailam, she is Bhagavathi who is the mother of Universe and its living beings,  she sustains the three worlds  as Srinatha/Goddess Srimalakshmi who is the consort of Lord Vishnu, she enthusiastically explores through the divine Srichakra, she is the essence of supreme wisdom and knowledge, she is stunningly beautiful, she is youthful always, she is surrounded by celestial Apasaras, she is great fortune to the distressed people, she is attired in divine and exquisite attire, I shall prostrate before supreme Goddess Sri Bhramaramba who is presiding deity in the shrine of Shrishailam, she is Bhagavathi who is the mother of Universe and its living beings,  she is most desirable and has the appearance of creeper, she is  adorned in various attractive ornaments, her feet are adorned in Laksharasa, she is lovely, she is served by all the female deities, she has glorious parted line on the hair is adorned in vermilion, she lures the heart of her consort with various passionate sport, she beheaded demon Bandasura, I shall prostrate before supreme Goddess Sri Bhramaramba who is presiding deity in the shrine of Shrishailam, she is Bhagavathi who is the mother of Universe and its living beings, she is highly contented supreme spirit, she has various incarnations such as sacred rivers, Earth, essential five elements, etc. and she has endless glorious myths, she is Shyamala who has dark complexion, she is worshiped by illustrious Rishis and Sages on the Earth, she is adorned in flower garlands, she is the source of liberation from repeated births, she gets highly pleased in the veneration of young girls, she resides in the sacred land of Kanchi as well, I shall prostrate before supreme Goddess Sri Bhramaramba who is presiding deity in the shrine of Shrishailam, she is Bhagavathi who is the mother of Universe and its living beings, she has large and hair raised bosom adorned in Karpoora, Agaru and vermilion, she has the luster of Karpoora/camphor, she is Kameshvari who eradicates accumulated Karmas of the worshiper, she is most desirable, she is Kamakshi who is too compassionate, she is embodied as Kalpa, I shall prostrate before supreme Goddess Sri Bhramaramba who is presiding deity in the shrine of Shrishailam, she is Bhagavathi who is the mother of Universe and its living beings, she is Gayathri who is mounted on Garuda, she merrily explores through the sky, she is fond of music of celestial Gandharva, she is majestic and has the gait of elephant, sheis the daughter of Mount Himavan, she is adorned in rich fragrant Akshatha/yellow rice, her lotus feet are venerated by sacred river Ganga, Sage Gauthama and Sage Garga, she is Gauthami as well as Gomathi, hence I shall always prostrate before supreme Goddess Sri Bhramaramba who is presiding deity in the shrine of Shrishailam, she is Bhagavathi who is the mother of Universe and its living beings.



Chanchalya Aruna Lochananjitha Kripa Chandrakka Choodamanim | Charu Smeramukham Charachara Jagath Samrakshanim Thathpadham | Chancha Chambaka Nasikagra Vilasan Mukthamani Ranjjitham | Shrishailasthalavasinim Bhagavatheem  Srimatharam Bhavaye ||

Kasthoori Thilakanjjithendhu Vilasath Prothbhasiphalasthalim | Karpooradhravamiksha Choornnagadhiramollasathdh Veetikam |Lolapanga Tharangithair Adhikripasarairnatha Nandhineem | Shrishailasthalavasinim Bhagavatheem  Srimatharam Bhavaye |||

Rajan Maththamarala Mandhagamanam Rajeevapathrekshanam | Rajeevaprabhavadhi Devamakudai Rajathpadhamboruham | Rajeevayatha Mandhamandithakucham Rajadhirajeshvarim | Shrishailasthalavasinim Bhagavatheem  Srimatharam Bhavaye ||

Shadtharam  Ganadheepikam Shivasathim Shadvairivargapaham | Shadchakranthara Samsthitham Varasudham Shadyoginiveshtitham | Shadchakranjitha Padhukanchithapadham  Shadbhavagam  Shodashim | Shrishailasthalavasinim Bhagavatheem  Srimatharam Bhavaye ||


Srinathadhritha Palitha Thribhuvanam  Srichakra Sancharinim | Jnanasaktha Manoja Yauvana Lasath Gandharvakanyadhritham | Dheenanamathivela Bhagyajananim Dhivyambaralankritham | Shrishailasthalavasinim Bhagavatheem  Srimatharam Bhavaye ||

Lavanyadhika Bhooshithangalathikam Lakashalasath Raginim | Sevayatha Samasthadeva Vanitham Seemantha Bhooshanvitham | Bhavollasa Vasheekritha Priyathamam Bandasuracchedhinim | Shrishailasthalavasinim Bhagavatheem  Srimatharam Bhavaye ||

Dhanyam Soma Vibhavaneeya Charitham Dharadhara Shyamalam | Munyaradhana Medhinim Sumavatham  Mukthipradhanavratham | Kanyapoojana  Puprasannahridhayam  Kanchilasan Madhyamam | Shrishailasthalavasinim Bhagavatheem  Srimatharam Bhavaye ||

Karpoora Agaru Kumkumankitha Kucham Karpoora  Varnnasthitham | Krishothkrishta Sukrishta Karmadhahanam  Kameshvarim Kaminim | Kamakshim Karunarasardhra Hridhayam  Kalpantharasthayinim | Shrishailasthalavasinim Bhagavatheem  Srimatharam Bhavaye ||

Gayathrim Garudadhvajam Gaganagam Gandharvaganapriyam | Gambheeram Gajagaminim Girisutham  Gandhakshatha Alankritham | Ganga Gauthama Garga Sannuthapadham  Gam Gauthamim Gomathim | Shrishailasthalavasinim Bhagavatheem  Srimatharam Bhavaye ||




|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||