Chant Sri Mantrarāja Pada Stotram with faith, thrice a day will surely get prosperity, knowledge and long life.
Sri Mantraraja Pada Stotram – English Lyrics and Meaning:
॥ Śrī Mantrarāja Pada Stotram ॥
Śrī Mantrarāja Pada Stotram is one of the powerful mantras. It cures serious diseases and ailments. It also gives knowledge, wealth and all types of auspiciousness. It is said that this hymn should be recited, first with mantra rāja mantra which is given below (commencing with om ugraṁ vīraṁ mahāviṣṇuṁ). There are highlighted words in each of the first ten verses. If we place these words one after another, we will get the mantra rāja mantra. There are eleven verses in this hymn and one verse for phalaśruti. There is a YouTube clipping at the end of this article for correct pronunciation, which is posted by Ramya Giri.
It is said that this hymn should be repeated three times a day for best results. It is important that this hymn should be chanted at the time of sunset.
om ugraṁ vīraṁ mahāviṣṇuṁ jvalantaṁ sarvatomukham |
nṛsiṁhaṁ bhīṣaṇaṁ bhadraṁ mṛtyumṛtyuṁ namāmyaham ||
श्री ईश्वर उवाच śrī īśvara uvāca:
vṛttotphullaviśālākṣaṁ vipakṣakṣayadīkṣitam |
ninādatrastaviśvāṇḍaṁ viṣṇuṁ ugraṁ namāmyaham || 1 ||
Sri Isvara said:
Meaning: I offer my salutation to the ferocious Lord, who has big round eyes; who has vowed to destroy the enemies and by His fierce roars shaking the entire world.
sarvairavadhyatāṁ prāptaṁ sabalaughaṁ diteḥ sutam |
nakhāgraiḥ śakalīcakre yastaṁ vīraṁ namāmyaham || 2 ||
Meaning: I offer my salutations to the valorous Lord with sharp nails, tore into pieces Hiraṇyakaśipu, son of Kaśyapa and Diti, who could not be killed by anyone.
padāvaṣṭabdhapātālaṁ mūrdhāviṣṭatriviṣṭapam |
bhujapraviṣṭāṣṭadiśaṁ mahāviṣṇum namāmyaham || 3 ||
Meaning: I offer my salutations to Lord Viṣṇu, whose feet touch the earth, whose head touches the heaven and whose hands spread in all directions.
jyotīṁṣyarkendu nakṣatra jvalanādīnyanukramāt |
jvalanti tejasā yasya taṁ jvalantaṁ namāmyaham || 4 ||
Meaning: I offer my salutations to the Lord, whose lustre illumines the sun, the moon, the stars and fire.
sarvendrayairapi vinā sarvaṁ sarvatra sarvadā ||
yo jānāti namāmyādyaṁ tamahaṁ sarvatomukham || 5 ||
Meaning: I offer my salutations to the Lord, who knows everything, all the time, and at all places, without the help of the senses, to such primal person who has faced in all directions.
naravat siṁhavaccaiva yasya rūpaṁ mahātmanaḥ |
mahāsaṭaṁ mahādaṁṣṭraṁ taṁ nṛsiṁhaṁ namāmyaham || 6 ||
Meaning: I offer my salutations to Lord Nṛsiṁha, who is half-man and half-lion with mane and canine teeth.
yannāmasmaraṇād bhītāḥ bhutavetālarākṣasāḥ |
rogādyākṣca praṇaśyanti bhīṣaṇaṁ taṁ namāmyaham || 7 ||
Meaning: I offer my salutations to the Lord whose mere name frightens demons. Dreadful diseases get cured by chanting His name.
sarvo’pi yaṁ samāśritya sakalaṁ bhadramaśnute |
śriyā ca bhadrayā juṣṭo yastaṁ bhadraṁ namāmyaham || 8 ||
Meaning: I offer my salutations to the Lord, who is the storehouse of good things and worshipping Him, everyone gets all auspicious things in life.
sākṣāt svakāle samprāptaṁ mṛtyuṁ śatrugaṇānvitam |
bhaktānāṁ nāśayed yastu mṛtyumṛtyuṁ namāmyaham || 9 ||
Meaning: I offer my salutations to the Lord He who is the lord of death, who destroys death and destroys enemies of His devotees at the right time.
namaskārātmakaṁ yasmai vidhāyā”tmanivedanam |
tyaktaduḥkho’kilān kāmān aśnantaṁ taṁ namāmyaham || 10 ||
Meaning: I offer my salutations to the Lord and surrender unto Him. He will protect everyone from all kinds of miseries. He fulfills all kinds of prayers.
dāsabhūtāḥ svataḥ sarve hyātmānaḥ paramātmanaḥ |
ato’hamapi te dāsaḥ iti matvā namāmyaham || 11 ||
Meaning: I offer my salutations and surrender unto Him. I offer my prostrations to Him, the Supreme Being to attain His Grace.
śaṅkarēṇādarātprōktaṁ padānāṁ tattvamuttamaṁ |
trisandhyaṁ yō japēttasya vidyā:’:’yuśśrīśca vardhatē || 12 ||
iti śrī śaṅkarakr̥ta śrīnr̥siṁhamantrarājapadastōtram |
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