Gajavadana

The bhajan begins after the downbeat.

  • Genre: bhajan Deity: Ganesha
  • Artists: Bhavani Param
  • Music Details: | Talam-Adi | Sruti-F# | Graha-Ri
  • Transliteration

    Gajavadana gananaatha

    Gowri tanaya daya maya

    Gajavadana gananaatha

    Bhuvana dhaara pranava swaroopa

    Gajavadana Gananaatha

    Translation

    O Elephant-faced Lord of ganas
    The beloved and compassionate lord of Gauri
    O Elephant-faced Lord of ganas
    Oh embodiment of Pranava Om; the Supporter of the whole universe
    Oh Elephant-faced Lord of ganas

    Photo of  Gurudeva
    Many people today are addicted to abusing credit. It's like being addicted to the drug opium. People addicted to O.P.M.--other people's money--compulsively spend beyond their means.
    —Gurudeva