Shiva Mangalashtakam in Hindi:
भवाय चन्द्रचूडाय निर्गुणाय गुणात्मने ।
कालकालाय रुद्राय नीलग्रीवाय मङ्गलम् ॥ 1 ॥
वृषारूढाय भीमाय व्याघ्रचर्माम्बराय च ।
पशूनाम्पतये तुभ्यं गौरीकान्ताय मङ्गलम् ॥ 2 ॥
भस्मोद्धूलितदेहाय नागयज्ञोपवीतिने ।
रुद्राक्षमालाभूषाय व्योमकेशाय मङ्गलम् ॥ 3 ॥
सूर्यचन्द्राग्निनेत्राय नमः कैलासवासिने ।
सच्चिदानन्दरूपाय प्रमथेशाय मङ्गलम् ॥ 4 ॥
मृत्युञ्जयाय साम्बाय सृष्टिस्थित्यन्तकारिणे ।
त्रयम्बकाय शान्ताय त्रिलोकेशाय मङ्गलम् ॥ 5 ॥
गङ्गाधराय सोमाय नमो हरिहरात्मने ।
उग्राय त्रिपुरघ्नाय वामदेवाय मङ्गलम् ॥ 6 ॥
सद्योजाताय शर्वाय भव्य ज्ञानप्रदायिने ।
ईशानाय नमस्तुभ्यं पञ्चवक्राय मङ्गलम् ॥ 7 ॥
सदाशिव स्वरूपाय नमस्तत्पुरुषाय च ।
अघोराय च घोराय महादेवाय मङ्गलम् ॥ 8 ॥
महादेवस्य देवस्य यः पठेन्मङ्गलाष्टकम् ।
सर्वार्थ सिद्धि माप्नोति स सायुज्यं ततः परम् ॥ 9 ॥
Shiva Mangala Ashtakam Meaning:
Mangalam to him who has a blue neck,
Who makes things happen,
Who wears the crescent of moon,
Who is without properties,
Who is the soul of good conduct,
Who is the death to god of death,
And who has a very angry form.
Mangalam to the consort of Gowri,
Who rides on a bull and is gross,
Who wears the skin of a tiger,
And who is the lord of all beings.
Mangalam to him who has the sky as hair,
Whose body is anointed with holy ash,
Who wears a holy thread of snake,
And who wears the garland of Rudraksha.
Mangalam to the god of the impassioned devotee,
Who has sun, moon and fire as his eyes,
Who lives on Mount Kailasa,
And has the form of real perennial joy.
Mangalam to the Lord of the three worlds,
Who helps us with victory over death,
Who is always with Goddess Amba,
Who does creation, upkeep and destruction,
Who is the lord of Trayambaka,
And who is extremely peaceful.
Mangalam to the god of the left,
Who carries river Ganga,
Who is the moon,
Who is the soul of Vishnu and Shiva,
Who is very powerful,
And who destroyed three cities.
Mangalam to him who has seven necks,
Who is instantly born and faces north,
Who passes on holy knowledge to people,
And who is Lord Shiva whom I salute.
Mangalam to the greatest of Gods,
Who has a mien which is ever peaceful,
Who is the true Purusha,
Who is fearful and not fearful.
He who sings the praise of Lord Shiva using Mangalashtakam daily,
Will not have fear of death and also fear of disease and bad times.