Chandrashekara Ashtakam


  • Genre: stotram Deity: Siva
  • Artists: Adi Sankara
  • Original Script

    Chandra shekara (3) paahimaam
    Cahndra shekara (3) rakshamaam
    rathna saanu saraasanam rajathaadri srunga nikethanam
    Sinchini krutha pannageswara machyuthaahana saayakam
    Kshipra dhagdha pura thrayam thri divaalayairabhi vanditam
    chandra shekara maasraye mama khim karishyati vai yama
    chandra shekara.......|

    Photo of  Gurudeva
    When we are selfish, self-centered and flare up and lose control of ourselves, we are like animals. When we reflect understanding, have control of ourselves and use our will to conquer our lower nature, we are using the Godly part of our mind.
    —Gurudeva