Lord Ganesha

Lord Ganesha

Wednesday, 11 July 2018

Sri Batuka Bhairava Ashtoththarashathanama Sthothram || Dhyanam || Lyrics and meanings



|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||







|| Poorvabhaga: ||



||Nyasa: ||






I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Batuka Bhairava,  who has child like form, he has the luster of crystal, he is adorned in marvelous earrings, he is attired in magnificent garment, he is adorned in marvelous anklets which makes tinkling noises, he has great effulgence, he has charming look, he has pleasing disposition, he has three eyes, he is Batukesha who is wielded in trident and Danda.

I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Batuka Bhairava who has the radiance of sun, he has three eyes, his limbs are red complexioned, he has beautiful smile, his two  hands are in Varada and Abhayahastha posture, he holds  Kapala, and Shoolam, he has bluish throat, he is adorned in various ornaments, he is adorned in crescent moon which spread cool rays on the neck area, he has the  fragrance of flowers of noon plant, he eradicates extreme fears and anxieties, he is divine personified as Batuka Bhairava.

I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Batuka Bhairava  who has the effulgence of Neeladhri, he is adorned in crescent moon, he is Mahesha who is adorned in garland of skulls, he is attired in directions as clothe, his eyes are red in color, he is wielded in Damaru, Srini, Khadga, Pasha, Nagam, Gandam, and Kapalam, he holds lotus flowers, he has large protruding teeth, he is divine personified, he has three eyes, he is adorned in magnificent anklets decorated with bells.

The above verses are known as  Sathvika, Rajasa and Thamasa Dhyanam which provides Chathurvargaphalapradha/Dharma, Arththa, Kama, and Moksha, successful accomplishment in tasks,  and eradicates enemies respectively.  Whoever reads or listens to it with sincerity and devotion would get all their desires fulfilled, it provides Ayur/longevity, Arogyam/good health, Aishvaryam/abundance of wealth and prosperity.

|| Viniyoga: ||

The highly propitious hymns of Sri  Batuka Bhairava  Apadhudhudharanamanthra was composed by Rishi Bhrihadharanya, presiding deity is Batukabhairava, it has Anushtup as Chandhass, Hreem as Beejam, Batuka as Shakthi, Pranava as Keelakam,  it is recited to fulfill all the desires of the worshiper.

I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Batuka Bhairava,  who has child like form, he has the luster of crystal, he is adorned in marvelous earrings, he is attired in magnificent garment, he is adorned in marvelous anklets which makes tinkling noises, he has great effulgence, he has charming look, he has pleasing disposition, he has three eyes, he is Batukesha who is wielded in trident and Danda, he holds Kapala, he is adorned in marvelous earrings, he is Dandapani who holds stick, he has the luster of blue, adorned in serpent as Yajjopaveetha across the chest, he eradicates impediments to fire sacrifices, Hail to Batukanatha who is the provider of Siddhis to  worshiper, he has the luster of crystal, he has the effulgence of thousands of sun, he has the hue of blue, he has the luster of blue, he has various forms with eight hands,  four hands, two hands, and  ten hands , he has three eyes, he is attired in directions as clothe, he has sharp protruding teeth, he is adorned in marvelous anklets which produces tinkling noises, he is adorned in serpents as ornaments, he is divine personified with great effulgence of fire, he has matted hair locks, he is Batuka who is mighty Lord, attired in directions, he is youthful, he holds Khadvanga, Asi, Pasham, and Shoolam/Trident on the right, Damaru, Kapalam, serpents, and one hand in Varadahastha posture, he has dog as celestial vehicle.  I shall prostrate before supreme Lord Batuka Bhairava, he represents the  sacred syllables Om Hreem, he is Bhoothanatha, he is Bhoothathma who resides as soul in living beings, he is the protector of shrine, he represents shrine, he is Kshathriya, he resides in funeral grounds, he consumes meat, he crushed the pride of Kamadeva, he consumes blood, meat and intoxicated drinks, he is Siddha who is the provider of Siddhis, he is worshiped by illustrious Siddhas, he is Kankala who is adorned in garland of bones, he has won over death, he has the appearance of death, he is wise, he has three eyes, he has numerous eyes, his eyes are blood red in color, he is wielded in trident, and Khadga, he is decked in garland of bones, his eyes are smoky, he is fearless, his Lord of Bhairavi, he is the Lord of living beings, he is Lord of Yogini, he showers abundance of wealth to the destitute, he is the provider of wealth and happiness, he is adorned in serpent as garland, his hair locks are adorned in serpents, his matted hair locks represents sky, he holds Kapala, he represents Kala, he is adorned in garland of Kapala, he has most desirable form too, he represents moon, he has three eyes, his eyes resembles to fire, he has three tuft, he is the Lord of three worlds, he is the son of Thrinethra, he has child like form, he is serene, he is beloved of people who love peace, he is Batuka who has assumed the form of a child, he is wielded in Khadvanga and one hand in Varadha hastha posture, he is the commander of living beings, he is the Lord of spirit, he is mendicant, he has numerous attendants, he can be mischievous,  he is attired in direction as clothe, he is valorous, he has brownish complexion, his eyes are yellowish white, he symbolizes serenity, he is the provider of peace,  he is pure, he is closest associate of Shankara, he represents Ashtamoorthi, he is  Lord of wealth, he symbolizes supreme wisdom and knowledge, he eradicate lethargy and laziness, he has marvelous forms  decked in eight and six powerful weapons, he is adorned in serpents, he is associated with peacock, he has embodied as Earth, he is the Lord of Earth, he is Bhoodhara who is King of mountains and Bhoodharadheesha who is the Lord of mountains as well, he is the Lord of daughter of king of mountain, he is decked in garland of skeleton, he has clean shaven head , he is adorned in serpent as Yajjopaveetha across the chest, he holds Kapala, he has clean shaven head, he is vicious, he can cause perplexity, infiltrate,  death, and  agitation, he has the luster of pure blue, he is the destroyer of wicked Dhaithya, he has shaven head, he is the Lord of sacrifices, he accepts oblations from fire sacrifices, he is extremely valorous, he protects us from all the perils, and afflictions, he is worshiped by the spirit, he has most desirable form too, he represents moon, he has great effulgence, he is the Lord of Kamini, he is the protector of Universe and its living beings, he is eternal, he represents illusion and superior medicinal properties, he is the provider of all kinds of Siddhis, he is superior physician, he is  Lord of Lords.



|| Sathvika Dhyanam ||

Vandhe Balam Spadikasadhrusham  Kundalobasithangam | Dhivya Kalpair Navamanimayai: Kinkininoopuradyai: ||

Dheepthakaram Vishadhavasanam Suprasannam Thrinethram| Hasthagrabhyam Batukesham Shooladandair Dhadhanam ||

||Rajasadhyanam ||

Udhyath Baskarasannibham Thrinayanam Rakthangaragasrajam | Smerasyam Varadham  Kapalamabhayam Shoolam Dhadhanam Karai: ||

Neelagreevamudhara Bhooshanayutham Sheethamshu Gandojjvalam | Bandhookarunavasasam Bhayaharam Devam Sadha Bhavaye ||

|| Thamasadhyanam ||
Dhyayen Neeladhrikanthim Shashikaladharam Mundamalam Mahesham | Dhigvasthram Pingalaksham Damarumadha  Srinim Khadgapashabhayani ||

Nagam Gandam Kapalam Karasarasiruhair Bhibhratham Bheemadhamshtram | Dhvivakalpam  Thrinethram Manimayavilasath Kinkininoopuradyam ||

|| Dhyanathrayam ||
Sathvikam Dhyanamakhyatha Chathurvargaphalapradham | Rajasam Karyashubhadham Thamasam Shathrunashanam ||

Dhyathva Japeth Susamhrishta: Sarvankamanavapnuyath | Ayur Arogyam Aishvaryam Siddhyarththam Viniyojayeth ||

||Viniyoga: ||
|| Om Asya Sri Batuka Bhairava Namashtashathakasya  Apadhudharana Sthothramanthrasya | Bhrihadharanyako Rishi: | Sri Batukabhairavo Devatha | Anushtup Chandha: | Hreem Beejam | Batukayethi Shakthi: | Pranava: Keelakam | Abheeshtatham Siddhyarththe  Jape Viniyoga: || Hreem  Hraum Nama: Shivaya Ithi Namaskara Manthra: ||

Dhyanam –
Vandhe  Balam Spadikasadhrisham Kundaloth Basivakthram | Dhivya  Kalpair  Navamanimayai: Kinikini Noopuradyai: | Dheepthakaram Vishadhavadhanam Suprasannam Thrinethram | Hasthagrabhyam Vatukam Anisham  Shooladhandau Dhadhanam ||

Karakalitha Kapala: Kundali Dandapani: | Tharuna Thimiraneelo Vyalayajjopaveethi | Krathusamayasaparya Vighnavicchipthi Hethu : | Jayathi Vatukanatha: Siddhidha: Sadhakanam ||

Suddha Spadikasankasham Sahasradhithyavarcchasam| Neelajeemoothasankasham Neelanjjanasamaprabham||

Ashtabahum Thrinayanam Chathurbahum Dhvibahukam| Dhashabahumadhogram Cha  Dhivyambaraparigraham ||

Dhamshrakaralavadhanam Noopuraravasankulam| Bhujangameghalam Devam Agnivarnnam Shiroruham ||

Digambaram Kumaresham  Batukakhyam Mahabalam | Khadvangamasipasham  Cha Shoolam  Dhakshinabagatha: ||

Damarum Cha Kapalam Cha Varadham Bhujangam Thadha | Athmavarnnasamopetham Sarameyasamanvitham ||

|| Sthothram ||

Om Hreem Bhairavo Bhoothanathashcha  Bhoothathma Bhoothabhavana | Kshethradha:  Kshethrapalashcha  Kshethrajja: Kshthriyo  Virat ||

Shmashanavasi Masamshi Kharparashi Smaranthaka: | Rakthapa: Panapa: Siddha: Siddhidha : Siddhasevitha: ||

Kankala: Kalashamana: Kalakashtathanu: Kavi: | Thrinethro Bahunethrashcha  Thadha  Pingalalochana: ||

Shoolapani: Khadgapani: Kankali Dhoomralochana | Abeerur Bhairavinatho Bhoothapo Yoginipathi: ||

Dhanadhadhanahari Cha Dhanavan Preethivardhana: | Nagaharo Nagakesho Vyomakesho Kapalabhrith ||

Kala: Kapalamali Cha Kamaneeya: Kalanidhi: | Thrilochano Jwalannethra Sthrishikhi Cha Thrilokabhrith ||

Thrinethrathanayo Dimba: Shantha: Shanthajanapriya | Batuko Batuveshashcha  Khadvangavaradharaka: ||

Bhoothadhyaksho Pashupathir Bhikshuka: Paricharaka: | Dhoortho Digambara: Shooro Harina: Pandulochana: ||

Prashantha: Shanthidha: Shuddha: Shankarapriyabandhava: | Ashtamoorthi Nidheeshcha Gnanachakshu Sthamopaya: ||

Ashtadhara: Shadadhara: Sarpayuktha: Shikhisakha: | Bhoodharo Bhoodharadheesho Bhoopathir  Bhoodharathmaja: ||

Kankaladhari Mundi Cha  Sarppayajjopaveethavan | Jrimbano Mohana: Sthambhi Marana: Kshobanasthadha ||

Shuddhaneelanjjanaprakhyo Dhaithyaha  Mundavibhooshitha: | Balubhug Balibhugnatho Baloabalaprakrama: ||

Sarvapaththarano  Durgo Dhushtabhoothanishevitha: | Kami  Kalanidhi: Kantha: Kaminivashakrithdhvishi ||

Jagathrakshakaro Anantha  Mayamanthraushadheemaya: | Sarvasiddhipradho Vaidhya: Pravishnuritheeva Hi  ||


|| Jai Sriman Narayana ||