Shiva Stotram

Nirvana Shatakam Stotra Lyrics in Kannada and Meaning

Adi Shankaracharya has composed Nirvana Shatakam Stotram. Shatakam is a Sanskrit word that means Six and the Nirvana Shatkam Sloka comprises of Six Stanzas. Nirvanasatakam Stotram repeats the word “Shivoham” which means “I am Shiva”. Nirvaana Shatkam / Nirvana Shatkam was written by Annamacharya Adi Shankaracharya.

Shiva Stotram – Nirvaana Shatkam Lyrics in Kannada:

ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಂ, ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಂ, ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಂ
ಮನೋ ಬುಧ್ಯಹಂಕಾರ ಚಿತ್ತಾನಿ ನಾಹಂ

ನ ಚ ಶ್ರೋತ್ರ ಜಿಹ್ವಾ ನ ಚ ಘ್ರಾಣನೇತ್ರಮ್ |
ನ ಚ ವ್ಯೋಮ ಭೂಮಿರ್-ನ ತೇಜೋ ನ ವಾಯುಃ
ಚಿದಾನಂದ ರೂಪಃ ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಮ್ || 1 ||

ಅಹಂ ಪ್ರಾಣ ಸಂಙ್ಞೋ ನ ವೈಪಂಚ ವಾಯುಃ
ನ ವಾ ಸಪ್ತಧಾತುರ್-ನ ವಾ ಪಂಚ ಕೋಶಾಃ |
ನವಾಕ್ಪಾಣಿ ಪಾದೌ ನ ಚೋಪಸ್ಥ ಪಾಯೂ
ಚಿದಾನಂದ ರೂಪಃ ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಮ್ || 2 ||

ನ ಮೇ ದ್ವೇಷರಾಗೌ ನ ಮೇ ಲೋಭಮೋಹೋ
ಮದೋ ನೈವ ಮೇ ನೈವ ಮಾತ್ಸರ್ಯಭಾವಃ |
ನ ಧರ್ಮೋ ನ ಚಾರ್ಧೋ ನ ಕಾಮೋ ನ ಮೋಕ್ಷಃ
ಚಿದಾನಂದ ರೂಪಃ ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಮ್ || 3 ||

ನ ಪುಣ್ಯಂ ನ ಪಾಪಂ ನ ಸೌಖ್ಯಂ ನ ದುಃಖಂ
ನ ಮಂತ್ರೋ ನ ತೀರ್ಧಂ ನ ವೇದಾ ನ ಯಙ್ಞಃ |
ಅಹಂ ಭೋಜನಂ ನೈವ ಭೋಜ್ಯಂ ನ ಭೋಕ್ತಾ
ಚಿದಾನಂದ ರೂಪಃ ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಮ್ || 4 ||

ಅಹಂ ನಿರ್ವಿಕಲ್ಪೋ ನಿರಾಕಾರ ರೂಪೋ
ವಿಭೂತ್ವಾಚ್ಚ ಸರ್ವತ್ರ ಸರ್ವೇಂದ್ರಿಯಾಣಾಮ್ |
ನ ವಾ ಬಂಧನಂ ನೈವ ಮುಕ್ತಿ ನ ಬಂಧಃ |
ಚಿದಾನಂದ ರೂಪಃ ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಮ್ || 5 ||

ನ ಮೃತ್ಯುರ್-ನ ಶಂಕಾ ನ ಮೇ ಜಾತಿ ಭೇದಃ
ಪಿತಾ ನೈವ ಮೇ ನೈವ ಮಾತಾ ನ ಜನ್ಮ |
ನ ಬಂಧುರ್-ನ ಮಿತ್ರಂ ಗುರುರ್ನೈವ ಶಿಷ್ಯಃ
ಚಿದಾನಂದ ರೂಪಃ ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಮ್ || 6 ||

ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಂ, ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಂ, ಶಿವೋಹಂ ಶಿವೋಹಂ

Nirvaana Shatkam

Nirvana Shatakam Stotra Meaning:

I do not mind, nor intellect, nor ego, nor the reflections of inner self. I am not the five senses. I am beyond that. I am not the ether, nor the earth, nor the fire, nor the wind (i.e. the five elements). I am true, That eternal knowing and bliss, Shiva, love and pure consciousness.

Neither can I be termed as energy (Praana), nor five types of breath (Vaayu), nor the seven material essences (dhaatu), nor the five coverings (panca-kosha). Neither am I the five instruments of elimination, procreation, motion, grasping, or speaking. I am true, That eternal knowing and bliss, Shiva, love and pure consciousness.

I have no hatred or dislike, nor affiliation or liking, nor greed, nor delusion, nor pride or haughtiness, nor feelings of envy or jealousy. I have no duty (dharma), nor any money, nor any desire (refer: kama), nor even liberation (refer: moksha). I am true, That eternal knowing and bliss, Shiva, love and pure consciousness.

I have neither virtue (punya), nor vice (paapa). I do not commit sins or good deeds, nor have happiness or sorrow, pain or pleasure. I do not need mantras, holy places, scriptures, rituals or sacrifices (yajna). I am none of the triad of the observer or one who experiences the process of observing or experiencing, or any object being observed or experienced. I am true, That eternal knowing and bliss, Shiva, love and pure consciousness.

I do not have fear of death, as I do not have death. I have no separation from my true self, no doubt about my existence, nor have I discriminated on the basis of birth. I have no father or mother, nor did I have a birth. I am not the relative, nor the friend, nor the guru, nor the disciple. I am true, That eternal knowing and bliss, Shiva, love and pure consciousness.

I am all-pervasive. I am without any attributes and without any form. I have neither attachment to the world, nor to liberation. I have no wishes for anything because I am everything, everywhere, every time, always in equilibrium. I am true, That eternal knowing and bliss, Shiva, love and pure consciousness.

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