TULASI STOTRAM

TULASI STOTRAM By Sage Pundareeka Translated by P.R.Ramachander (This prayer is addressed to Thulasi (Ocimum sanctum) called in English as the sacred Basil. She is also called Vrinda. This plant is considered to be an incarnation of the consort of Lord Vishnu. Devotees believe that if the leaves of Thulasi are offered to Lord Vishnu, … Read more TULASI STOTRAM

Jayadeva’s Dasavathara Stotra

Dasavatara Stotra(Prayer about ten incarnations)Composed byJayadevaTranslated byP.R.Ramachander(Jayadeva was a poet who lived in the 12th centaury in Orissa. He is a well known mystic, who drowned himself in the ocean of devotion to Lord Krishna. His only work Gita Govinda(The song of our Lord) , starts with this prayer to ten incarnations of Vishnu. Since … Read more Jayadeva’s Dasavathara Stotra

Dasavatara Stotram of Vedantha Desika

Dasavatara Stotra (Prayer about ten incarnations) Composed by Vedanta Desika Translated by P.R.Ramachander (Vedanta Desika is possibly one of the greatest poets of Srivaishnavism and lived between 1269 and 1370. He was born in Thoopul, near Kanchipuram. He was named as Venkata Natha and was trained in the philosophy of Saint Ramanuja. This great prayer … Read more Dasavatara Stotram of Vedantha Desika

Ashta vimsathi Vishnu Nama Stotram

Aashta vimsathi Vishnu Nama stotram (The prayer of twenty eight names of Lord Vishnu) Translated by P.R.Ramachander Mathsyam koorma varahancha, Vamanancha Janardhanam, Govindam Pundareekaksham Madhavam Madhu soodhanam. 1 Fish, turtle, boar, the dwarf and he who troubles bad ones, Chief of cows, he who has lotus like eyes, lord of knowledge and killer of Madhu … Read more Ashta vimsathi Vishnu Nama Stotram

Narasimha dwadasa Nama stotram

Narasimha dwadasa Nama stotram(Twelve names of Narasimha) Translated byP.R.Ramachander Pradhamam thu Mahaa jwalo, dwitheeyam thu ugra kesari,Thritheeyam Vajra damshtro, Chathurthothu Visaradha. 1 Firstly great flame, secondly the angry lion,Thirdly one with diamond like teeth,Fourthly the great expert. Panchamam Narasimhascha, Sashta Kasyapa mardhana,Sapthamo yathu hantha cha, ashtamo Deva vallabho. 2 Fifthly the Man-lion, Sixthly the killer … Read more Narasimha dwadasa Nama stotram

Lakshmi Narayana Stotram

Lakshmi Narayana Stotram By Lord Krishna Translated by P.R.Ramachander (This rare and great prayer is addressed to the unified image of Goddess Lakshmi and God Narayana. This was recited by Lord Krishna.) Dhyanam Chakram vidhyaa vara ghata gadhaa darpanaan padma Yugmam, Dhorbhir bibrath suruchira thanum Mega vidhyyunnibhabham, Gadothkandam Vivasamanisam pundareekaksha lakshmyo, Rekee bhootham vapura vathu … Read more Lakshmi Narayana Stotram

Sri Venkatesa Dwadasa Nama Stotram

Sri Venkatesa Dwadasa Nama Stotram (The prayer of twelve names addressed to Lord Venkatesa) Translated by P.R.Ramachander 1,Venkateso, Vasudeva, varijasana vandhita, Swami Pushkarani vasa, Shanka chakra Gadha dhara 1, Lord of Venkata mountain, son of Vasudeva ,Lord saluted by Lord Brahma, He who lives in temple tank at Thirupathi , The lord who carries the … Read more Sri Venkatesa Dwadasa Nama Stotram

Varadaraja Stotram from Narada Purana

Varadaraja  Stotram from Narada  Purana Translated by P.R.Ramachander (Here is a prayer   addressed   to Varadaraja  of Kannchi puram temple taken from Narada  Purana  .  This great prayer is addressed to the Lord presiding in temple at Thiru vehaa, which is near Kanchi puram. This lord is also called Yathokthakari(He who obeys what is told to … Read more Varadaraja Stotram from Narada Purana