Lord Ganesha

Lord Ganesha

Saturday, 28 April 2018

Sri Bilva Ashtoththarashathanama Sthothram – Lyrics and meanings 11 – 20



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||











I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, he has great effulgence, he has thousands of eyes, he resides in the highest mountain peak of Mount Kailash, he has powerful arms appears as precious yellow metal, he is the leader of great army of Bhoothaganas, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, he has reddish brown complexion, he is Ardhanareeshvara who has allocated half of the body to Goddess Parvathi, he is the safest heaven to worshiper and guides us to cross the ocean of worldly existence, he is omnipresent, he is absolute truth, he is supreme Lord, he has subtle form, he is the Lord of Goddess Gauri, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, he has attractive matted hair locks, he has reddish brown complexion, he is the Lord of  Sanandhas, he produces boisterous voices, he is eternal, he has pleasant form too/mendicant, he has golden color complexion, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, he is primeval, he has subtle form, he is the leader of thieves/who steals the heart of the worshiper, he is Neelakanda who has bluish throat, he has personified as hunter/man of the lowest class, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, he is the safest heaven to the deities, he eradicates deadly poisons, he is the guardian who is surrounded by  multitudes of Bhoothaganas as army attired in protective shield, he has great army of Bhoothaganas, he is extremely valorous, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, he is youthful, clever, and highly enthusiastic always, he is wrathful, he is a great warrior who is mounted on marvelous chariot, he blissfully performs cosmic dance and produces divine sounds from the instruments like Veena and drum/Dakka and Damaru, he is most celebrated deity, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, he has ten ears, he has eye on forehead, he has five faces, he is Sadhashiva who is supreme bliss, he eradicates accumulated sins of the worshiper, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, he is Neelakanda, he is worshiped by the whole Universe , he is the Lord of distressed and desolate people, he is Maheshvara who is mighty Lord, he eradicates severe sins of the worshiper, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, he is Vibhu who is adorned in magnificent ornament/crescent moon on matted hair locks, he is adorned in serpent Vasuki, he resides in the supreme abode of Mount Kailash, he has personified as Bheema/one of the Ashtamoorthi/ he has colossal form too, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, he has the luster of camphor, he guides us to safely cross the hellish torture, he is ocean of mercy, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam.



Shipivishtam Sahasraksham  Kailasachalavasinam | Hiranyabahum Senanyam  Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Arunam Vamanam Tharam  Vasthavyam Chaiva Vasthavam | Jyeshtam  Kanishtam Guareesham  Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Harikesham  Sanandheesham  Ucchairghosham  Sanathanam | Aghoraroopakam Kumbham Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Poorvajavarajam Yamyam Sookshmam Thaskaranayakam |Neelakandam  Jaghanyam  Cha Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Surashrayam  Vishaharam  Varminam  Cha Varoodhinam | Mahasenam  Mahaveeram Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Kumaram Kushalam Koopyam  Vadhanyashcha  Maharatham | Thauryathauryam  Cha Devyam  Cha Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Dhashakarnnam Lalataksham Panchavakthram Sadhashivam | Ashesha Papasamharam  Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Neelakandam Jagathvandhyam  Dheenanatham Maheshvaram | Mahapapasamharam Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Choodamanikritha Vibhum  Valayikritha Vasukim | Kailasavasinam Bheemam Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Karpoora Kundhadhavalam Narakarnnavatharakam | Karunamrithasindhum Cha Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||


|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||