Lord Ganesha

Lord Ganesha

Saturday, 5 May 2018

Sri Bilva Ashtoththarashathanama Sthothram –|| Phalashruthi: || Lyrics and meanings 101 – 116



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||











I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam, veneration of Lord Shiva with a single bale leaf would bring the merit of living on the sacred land of Kashi and worship of Lord Kalabhairava, it would eradicate all the severe sins of the worshiper, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam,   whoever reads or recites, or venerates Lord Shiva with the bale leaves during the hours of dawn, noon or dusk would attain liberation from worldly existence, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam,  worship of Lord Shiva with a single bale leaf would bring the merit of offering thousands of elephants, lands, gold coins as charity and performance of all fire sacrifices, worship of Lord Shiva with single bale leaf would provide virtuous offspring and grandchildren, abundance of wealth, grains and happiness, ultimately worshiper would  attain nearness to Lord Shiva, veneration of Lord Shiva with single bale leaf would bring the merit of offering wealth to thousands and millions of Vipras/Bhramin who strictly follows Bhraminic rite, worship of Lord Shiva and offering single bale leaf at the his lotus feet or recitation of his sacred names would bring Jeevanmukthi/state of bliss/state of renunciation to the worshiper, veneration of Lord Shiva with the single bale leaf would provide the meritorious reward of performance of numerous charities, righteous deeds and visit to the numerous sacred shrines, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam,  Oh! Prabho, I shall always meditate upon your lotus feet, kindly protect us and bless us with all kinds of auspiciousness in our homes, I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Shiva and reverentially offer one leaf of Bilvam,  I shall meditate upon supreme Lord Shiva who is smeared in sacred ashes all over the body, along with Goddess Uma who is mounted on the celestial bull and accompanied by Ganas, veneration of Lord Shiva with a single bale leaf would provide the merit of veneration of thousands of Salagramashila and honoring hundreds and millions of Vipra, performance of millions of Yajja, veneration of Lord Shiva with the single bale leaf would eradicate all those sins committed knowingly or unknowingly, Oh! Manava, propitious tree of Bilva was emerged while churning the ocean for the nectar of immortality, hence it should be preserved with intense faith and devotion, veneration of Mahadeva with a single bale leaf would provide performance of  millions of  fire sacrifices, recitation of these glorious verses once a day on regular basis would eradicates all the enemies, recitation of these glorious verse twice a day on regular basis would fulfils all the desires of the worshiper, recitation of these glorious verses thrice a day on regular basis would  provide long life and wealth, it fulfills all those desired by the worshiper, whoever reads of listens to  the above sacred hymns once, or twice or thrice would attain the eternal presence of Goddess Sri Mahalakshmi and Lord Shiva along with ShivA/Goddess Parvathi, veneration of Lord Shiva with the bale leaves would eradicates sins of millions of births, whoever listens to the glorious  Bilvashtotharashathanama Sthothra would be freed from the sins of seven births, whoever recite the above glorious verses of Bilvashtoththarashathanama Sthothra would get freed from their sins of  Janmanthara/accumulated sins, witnessing the Linga would eradicate the sins committed during the day and night, remembering  Lord Maheshvara would eradicates the sins committed on each and every seconds, preserving the sacred scripture of Bilva Ashtoththarashathanama Sthothra would bring good health and eradicates all kinds of fears and anxieties of the worshiper.


Kashi Kshethranivasam Cha Kalabhairava Dharshanam | Aghorapapa Samharam Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Ashtoththara Shathaslokai: Sthothradhyai: Poojayethyadha | Thrisandhyam Mokshamavapnothi Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Dhanthi Koti Sahasranam  Bhoo: Hiranyasahasrakam | Sarvakrathumayam Punyam Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Puthra Pauthradhikam Bhogam Bhukthva  Cha Athra Yadhepsitham | Anthe Cha Shivasayujyam Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Viprakoti Sahasranam Viththadhanaccha  Yath Phalam | Thath Phalam Prapnuyath Sathyam Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Thvan Namakeerthanam Thaththvam Thava Padhambhu Ya: Pibeth | Jeevan Muktho Bhaven Nithyam  Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Aneka Dhanaphaladham  Anantha Sukrithadhikam | Theerthayathra Akhilam Punyam Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Thvam Mam Palaya Sarvathra Padhadhyanakritham Thava | Bhavanam  ShAnkaram Nithyam Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Umaya Sahitham Devam Sa Vahanaganam Shivam | Bhasmanuliptha Sarvangam  Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Salagrama Sahasrani Vipranam Shathakotikam | Yajjakoti Sahasrani Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Ajjyanenakritham Papam  Gnananenabhikritham Cha Yath | Thath Sarvam  Nashamayathu  Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Amrithothbhava Vrikshasya  Mahadevapriyasya Cha | Muchyanthe  Kandakaghathath Kandakebhyo Hi  Manava : ||

Yeka Bilvaika Pathrena  Kotiyajjam Phalam Bhaveth | Mahadevasya Poojarththam Yeka Bilvam Shivarppanam ||

Yekakale Paden Nithyam Mahashathru Vinashanam | Dhvikale Cha Paden Nithyam Manoratha Phalapradham | Thrikale Cha Paden Nithyam Ayur Arogya Vardhanam Dhanapradham | Achirath Karyasiddhim Cha Labathe Na Athra Samshaya: ||

Yekakalam Dhvikalam  Va Thrikalam Ya: Paden Nara: | Lakshmiprapthi  Shivavasa: Shivena Sahamodhathe ||

Kotijanmakritham Papam Archanena Vinashyathi | Sapthajanmakritham Papam Shravanena Vinashyathi | Janmantharakritham Papam Padanena Vinashyathi | Dhivarathrakritham Papam Dharshanena Vinashyathi | Kshane Kshane Kritham Papam Smaranena Vinashyathi | Pusthakam Dharayeth Dhehi  Arogyam Bhayanashanam ||

||Ithi Bilva Ashtoththarashathanama Sthothram Sampoornnam ||

|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||