Mahalakshmi AshTakam

namastEstu mahAmAyE shrIpIThE surapUjitE shankhachakragadAhastE mahAlakShmI namOstutE namastE garuDArUDhE kOlAsurabhayankarI sarvapApaharE dEvI mahAlakShmI namOstutE sarvagjnE sarvavaradE sarvaduShTabhayankarI sarvaduHkhaharE dEvI mahAlakShmI namOstutE siddhibuddhipradE dEvI bhuktimuktipradAyinI mantramUrtE sadA dEvI mahAlakShmI namOstutE AdyantarahitE dEvI AdyashaktEmahEshvarI yogagjnE yogasambhUtE mahAlakShmI namOstutE sthUla sUkShma mahAraudrE mahAshaktE mahOdarE mahApApaharE dEvI mahAlakShmI namOstutE padmAsanasthitE dEvI parabrahmasvarUpiNI paramEshI jaganmAtarmahAlakShmI namOstutE shvEtAmbaradharE dEvI nAnAlankArabhUShite jagatsthitE… Read More

Shri Raghavendra Stotram

Shri Raghavendra(Rayaru) Stotram is composed by Sri Appannacharya, one of the ardent devotees of Sri Rayaru, before entering Brindavana/Samadhi. He was one of the greatest Hindu Saint Philosophers, of 17th Century. For more info on log on to www.gururaghavendra.org This is my humble tribute of Raghavendra Stotra at his feet. May the great Soul bless… Read More

Rama Navami Shloka

On the occasion of Shri Rama Navami, I am rendering this shloka on Sri Rama, in this post. May the Lord bless us all with Wellness and Prosperity. Once Goddess Parvati asked Lord Shiva thus: kEnOpaayEna laghuna viShnOrnamasahasrakam paThyate paNDitairnityam shrOtumichchaami prabhO|| Meaning: I would like to listen to that abridged form of Vishnu Sahasranaamam,… Read More

Vishnu Sahasranaama

Origin of Vishnu Sahasranaama: Vishnu Sahasra naama, as the name itself reveals, is a collection of a thousand names of Lord Vishnu. It is seen as given by revered Bheeshma (one of the 12 most wise scholars, according to Hindu scriptures) to the eldest of Pandavas, Yudhishtira, during the epic war of Mahabharata. It is… Read More