Shiva Stotram

Pradhosha Stotrashtakam Lyrics in English

pradoSha stotra aShTakam Lyrics in English:

pradoShastotraaShTakam |

satyaM bravImi paralokahitaM bravImi saaraM bravImyupaniShaddhRudayaM bravImi |
saMsaaramulbaNamasaaramavaapya jantoH saaro&yamIshvarapadaaMburuhasya sevaa ||1||

ye naarcayanti girishaM samaye pradoShe ye naarcitaM shivamapi praNamanti chaanye |
etatkathaaM shrutipuTairna pibanti mooDhaaste janmajanmasu bhavanti naraa daridraaH ||2||

ye vai pradoShasamaye parameshvarasya kurvantyananyamanasoM&ghrisarojapoojaam |
nityaM pravRuddhadhanadhaanyakaLatraputrasaubhaagyasaMpadadhikaasta ihaiva loke ||3||

kailaasashailabhuvane trijagajjanitrIM gaurIM niveshya kanakaacitaratnapIThe |
nRutyaM vidhaatumamivaa~jchati shoolapaaNau devaaH pradoShasamaye nu bhajanti sarve ||4||

vaagdevI dhRutavallakI shatamuKo veNuM dadhatpadmajastaalonnidrakaro ramaa bhagavatI geyaprayogaanvitaa |
viShNuH saandramRUda~ggavaadanapaTurdevaaH samantaatsthitaaH sevante tamanu pradoShasamaye devaM mRuDaanIpatim ||5||

gandharvayakShapatagoragasiddhasaadhyavidyaadharaamaravaraapsarasaaM gaNaaMshca |
ye&nye trilokanilayaaH sahabhootavargaaH praapte pradoShasamaye harapaarshvasaMsthaaH ||6||

ataH pradoShe shiva eka eva poojyo&tha naanye haripadmajaadyaaH |
tasminmaheshe vidhinejyamaane sarve prasIdanti suraadhinaathaaH ||7||

eSha te tanayaH poorvajanmani braahmaNottamaH |
pratigrahairvayo ninye na daanaadyaiH sukarmabhiH ||8||

ato daaridryamaapannaH putraste dvijabhaamini |
daddoShaparihaaraarthaM sharaNaM yaatu sha~gkaram ||9||

iti shrIskaandoktaM pradoShastotraaShTakaM saMpoorNam ||