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KIRTAN mantra singing Mantras and lyrics to sing with translations and explanations

Yoga Vidya Verlag 13th edition 1

Yoga Vidya Kirtan Book

Kirtan mantras and lyrics to sing. With translations and explanations. Compiled and recorded by the Yoga Vidya Center Frankfurt, with the assistance of Swami Hamsananda, Shr N.V. Karthikeyan, Sukadev Volker Bretz, Eva-Maria Kurzinger, and many other employees and helpers of Yoga Vidya. Dedicated to our Master Swami Sivananda. In the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers named after him and founded by Swami Vishnu-devananda, we got to know the joy of chanting mantras. Recommended by the Association of Yoga Vidya Teachers.

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Thirteenth, improved and expanded edition, March 2007, ISBN 3-931854-22-1 Further copies can be obtained from: Yoga Vidya GmbH, Yoga Vidya Verlag, Wällenweg 42, D-32805 HornBad Meinberg Tel .: 05234 / 87-0, Fax : 05234 / 87-1875 Internet: www.yoga-vidya.de, Email: [email protected] The copyright of the songs by Swami Sivananda lies with the Divine Life Society, PO Shivanandanagar 249192, Distr. Tehri-Garhwal, U.A., Himalayas, INDIA

Contents Introduction ................................ 7 What is Kirtan? ........... .......................... 9 Sequence of mantras in a Satsang ................. ...................................... 10 Jaya Ganesha ......... ................ 11 1. Om Om Om ............................ ........ 11 2. Jaya Ganesha with short explanations ................................ 12 3 Jaya Ganesha with more detailed explanations and variations ...... 13 4. Namah Kirtan ............................... .. 17 songs by Sw mi Siv nanda. 18 50.Sun yes .......................................... 18 51. Chid nanda .................................. 18 52. Chid nanda - German translation ...... ............................ 19 53. Serve Love Give Purify Meditate Realize ............. .............................. 19 54.Serve Love Give - German translation ........... ....................... 19 55. Song of Eighteenities ................... 19 56 . Is There Not a Nobler Mission ..... 20 57. Is There Not a Nobler Mission German translation ................. 20 58. Song of Will - Soham .. ................. 21 59. Soham - German translation. 22 60.Song of Salutation ........................ 24 61.Song of Salutation - German translation ........... ....................... 24 62. Jisa H la Me .................... ............ 25 63. Song of the Eighteenities - German translation .................. 25 Vishnu Kirtans ………………… … .27 100. Narayana ………………………… .27 101. R makrishna Hari ...................... 27 102. Lakshm N r yana ..................... 28 103. Hari N r yana Govind ............. 28 104. Hari Bol. ..................................... 28 105. Hari Nar yana ....... ..................... 28 106. Hari Sharanam ........................ ... 28 107. N r yana Hari Om ..................... 28 108. Sri Nrisimha Maha mantra ......... 28 Krishna Kirtans ...................... 30 150. R ie Krishn .................... ....... 30 151. Krishna Govinda ........................ 30 152. Hari Hari Bol ........ ....................... 30 153. Govinda N r yana .................... . 31 154. R dhe Bolo ................................ 31 155. Shr Kr ishna Govinda ................. 31 156. Yamun T ra Vih ri .................... 31 157. Govinda Jaya Jaya .................... 31 158. Hey Hey Govind ..................... .. 31

159. Hey Govind .............................. 31 160. He R dhe .......... ......................... 31 161. Krishna Keshava P him m ...... 32 162. B nsur ...... ................................ 32 163. R dhe R dhe Govind .......... .... 32 164.Bhajo R dhe Govind ................ 32 165. R dhe R dhe Govind .............. 32 166. Jaya R dh M dhava ................ 32 167. Govinda Hare ...................... ....... 33 168. Hari Har ye N mah Krishna ..... 33 169. Achyut stakam ........................ .. 33 170. Natavara L la ............................ 34 171. Gop l Gop l ....... .................... 34 172. Krishn ya Govind ya ................. 34 173. Hey Nanda Nanda Gop l ......... 34 174. Hey N tha N r yana V sudeva34 175. Nanda La La ....................... ....... 35 176. M dhava Murahara .................... 35 177. Murali Krishna ............ ................ 35 178. Om Shri Krishna Jay .................. 35 179. Jaya Shri Krishna Chaitanya .. .. 35 180. Hey Govinda Hey Gopala .......... 35 18 1. R dhe R dhe Govind (Version 3) ....................................... ................ 35 182. Govinda Hare ............................. 35 183. He Madhava .............................. 35 184. Krishna Govind Govind ......... . 36 185. Hari Sharanam ……………… ...... 36 186.N r yana Hari Om ……………… 36 187. Om Namo Bh g vate V sudevaya …………………… ……… 36 R ma kirtans .......................... 37 200. R machandra ............ ................ 37 201. R ma Bolo ............................ ..... 37 202. Shr R m Jaya R m .................. 37 203. V ra M ruti ........... ...................... 38 204. Ayodhya V si R m .................... 38 205. Raghu Pati R ghava R j R m 38 206. Jaya S t R m ........................... 38 207. Shr Raghun tha ........................ 38 208. Tumi Bhaja ................... .............. 39 209. tm R m nanda N m ....... 39 210. Jay Hanum n .............. ............... 39 211. R ma Lakshmana J naki ......... 39 212. Jay Bajarangavali ............. ......... 39 Shiva K rtans .......................... 40 250. Jaya Shiva Shankara ................. 40 251. S mba Sad shiva ...................... 40 252. Hara Hara Mah deva ............... . 41 253. Shambho Mah deva .................. 41 254. Natar yes .................... ................. 41 255. Shiva Shiva Mah deva .............. 41 256. Shiv ya Namah Om ..... .............. 41

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Yoga Vidya Kirtan Book 257. Subrahmanya ............................. 42 258. Shiv ya Parameshwar ya ........ 42 259. Shiva rati .................................. 42 260. Natar yes ...... ................................ 44 261. Shiva Shiva Shambho ............ .... 44 262. Shiva Shiva Shambho ................ 44 263. Ganesha Sharanam ................... 44 264. Shankara Karun kara ................ 44 265. Shambho Shankara Sad shiv. 45 266. Om Namah Shiv ya ............. ...... 45 267. Subrahmanya Subrahmanya .... 45 268. Kailash Ki Shakti Shiva .............. 45 269. Om Sharanam Om ........ ............. 45 270. Bolo Sadashiva Bolo .................. 45 271. Hara Hara Shiva Shiva ...... ......... 45 Devi Kirtans ............................ 46 300. S mba Sad shiva ... ................... 46 301. K l M ......................... .............. 47 302. Jaya Ho M t ............................. 47 303. Gauri Gauri Gange R jeshwari. 47 304. Devi Devi Devi ............................ 47 305. K l Durg Namo Namah ...... ..... 47 306. Om M t K l ............................. 48 307. Jaya Durge K l. ......................... 48 308. Durge Jaya Jaya ................... ..... 48 309. D nod Dh rini ............................. 48 310. Om Aim Tripura ... ....................... 48 311. Om Shakti Om ..................... ....... 48 312. Shri Gang rati ......................... 49 313. Namosthute ........ ........................ 49 314. Devi rati ..................... ............... 50 315. Jaya Ambe .............................. ... 50 316. Bhaja Mana M .......................... 50 317. Jaya M .......... ............................ 51 318. S t R ma ............... ................... 51 319. Jaya Jagad Ambe ...................... 51 320. Jaya Durg Lakshmi Saraswati. 51 321. Jay M ta K l .............................. 51 322. Om K l Om M t ...................... 51 323. Om Parvati Ananda Ma .............. 52 324. Shanti Jaya Jaya Jaya ............... 52 325. Shri Gang Stotram ................... 52 326. Bhavani Jaya Jaya .. ........... ........ 52 327. Jagad Ambe Ma ......................... 52 328. Jaya Ma Durga ..... ...................... 52 Guru Kirtans ......................... .. 53 350. Gurur Brahm ............................. 54 351. Vande Gurudev ......... ................. 54 352. Gurudeva ............................. ....... 54 353. Deva Deva Siv nanda ............... 54

354. Om Bhagavan …… ... ………… .54 355. Jaya Gurudev ............................. 55

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356. Sacchid nanda Guru ................. 55 357. Siv nanda Namah Om ............... 56 358. nanda Guru. ............................. 56 359. Guru Deva Ki ............... ............... 56 360. Hara Hara Gurudeva .................. 57 361. Jaya Guru ...... ............................. 57 362. Jyota Se Jyota ............... ............. 58 363. Shri Guru ................................ .... 59 364. Hari Om Sivananda .................... 59 Ved ntic chants and hymns .............. ..................... 60 400. Sachar Chara ........................ ... 60 401. Shuddhosi Buddhosi .................. 60 402. Chid nanda ................... ............. 60 403. Chid nanda - German translation ............................. ...... 61 404. Nirv n shatakam ....................... 61 405. Nirv n shatakam - English lyric translation ..... ................ 62 406. Satyam Shivam Sundaram ....... 63 407. Omk ram ................ ................... 63 songs in other languages ​​... 64 500. Laudate Omnes Gentes ............. 6 4 501st Jubilate Deodorant ............................... 64 502. Praise and praise the Lord ...... 64 503. Alleluia ..................................... 64 504. Changing paths .... ................. 64 505. Shalom ............................. ........ 64 506. Hevenu shalom alächem ......... 64 507. Adonai ....................... ................. 64 508. From the rising of the sun ............ 64 509. Kyrie eleison ......... ...................... 65 510. Dans nos obscurités ................... 65 511. Go out, my heart ................... 65 512. From good powers .................... 65 513. Nada te turbe ............................. 65 514. Heavenly Father .......... ............... 66 515. Return Again .............................. 66 516. We All Come From God ............. 66 517. One Fine Morning ...................... 66 518. Rejoice In the Lord Always ........ 66 519. Smile With the Flowers ............. 66 520. Take My Life ......... ...................... 67 521. Kumbaya My Lord ...................... 67 522 . Kumbalassi ................................. 67 523. Hey Yaka .......... .......................... 67 524. Earth my body .................. ..... 67 525. Most Blessed Mother ................. 67 526. Door of My Heart ............... ......... 68 527. We Are One In the Spirit ............ 68 528. Amazing Grace ............... ........... 68 529. Sing Thee the Name .................. 69 530. Shma Yisrael ......... ..................... 69

Contents 531. We Are Walking In the Light ...... 69 532. Stay here .............................. ... 69 533. In the dark of night ......................... 69 534. Give peace ........... ..................... 69 535. Praise the Lord ....................... . 70 536. Thank you ......................................... 70 537. ´ Tis a Gift ................................... 70 538. From Joy I Came ..... .................. 71 539. We All Come From the Sun God 71 540. Oh Great Spirit ................. .......... 71 541. We Are One ............................... 71 542. I'm One With the Love ............... 71

543.Mother I feel you ……………… 71 544. Ruh Allaha ................................. 71 545. We Are a Wheel ......................... 71 546. White Cloud Up In the Sky ......... 71 547. Guru Ware ................................. 72 548. Tayatha Om Bekandze ...... ........ 72 549. Om Mani Padme Hum ............... 72 550. Praises to Tara .............. ............. 72 551. How I Wish To Tell You ............. 72 552. Ad Gurenamay .......... ................. 72 553. Oh how fleeting .......................... 73 554. Om Shanti Shanti Om ................ 73 555. Om Namo Bhagavate Bhaishjaye ..................... .................................. 73 556. Let it grow .......... ........................ 73 557. We All Come From Goddess .... 74 558. Evening rise ......... ...................... 74

559. I have joy in my heart ……………………… ... 74 560. The River is Flowing .................. 74 561. May the Love we share ……… ... 74 562. Om Sat Chit Ananda …………… 75 Mantr s for recitation ........... 76 600. Lok h Samast h ...... .................. 76 601. Sharan gata ........................... ... 76 602. Guru Parampar ........................ 76 603. Dhy na Shlok s - Gaj nanam ... 77 604. Krishna Krishna Mah yogin ...... 78 605. Krishn ya Govind ya ................. 78 606. Om Namo N r yan ya ......... ..... 78 607. Om Aim Tripur .......................... 78 608. Om Aim Hr m Kl m .... ................. 78 609. Om Shr R ma R ma R meti .... 78 610. G yatri mantra ............ ............... 78 611. Dhanvantari prayer ..................... 79 612. Om Gam Ganapataye .. .............. 79 Prayers before meals ....................... 79 650. Anna P rna Stotram .. ................ 79 651. Bhagavad G t Shlok s ............. 79 S rya Mantr s ........ ............................ 80

660.S rya Namask r - Sun prayer Mantr s ......................................... . 80 661. Om S ryam Sundara ................. 80 662. Om dity ya Vidmahe - S rya G yatri ............. .............................. 81 663. Om Ghrinihi - mantra for recitation ........... ............................ 81 664. Om Namo Bhagavate Shr S ry ya - Châkshushmatî Vidyâ Mantra ........ .................................... 81 670. Sh nti mantr s ....... .................... 81 680. Pratama Stotram by Shri Shankaracharya (morning verses before meditation) ................ ............... 84 681. Hymn after meditation ...... 84 682. Mangalam Bhagav n Vishnuh .. 85 690. Guru Stotram ........ ..................... 85 691. Hymn from the Devi M h tmyam ................... ................ 86 692. Purusha S ktam ........................ 88 693. N r yana S ktam ...................... 91 694.Shr S ktam .................. ............. 93 695. Shani Stotram ............................ 96 696. Patanjali Mantra ......... ................ 98 Mantr s for meditation Mantra consecration ........................... 99 types of mantr s ............................. 99 Nirguna mantr s ............ .................... 99 Saguna mantr s .......................... ...... 99 B yes mantr s ..................................... 100 others Mantr s ............................... 100 Saguna Mantr s (mantr s with properties) ....... ...................... 100 Male Aspects ......................... 100 Feminine Aspects ........................... 101 Nirguna Mantr s (Abstract Mantr s) .......... ........................................... 101 Instructions for Japa (repetition of Mantr s) ....................................... 101 Mantra Consecration (Mantra-D ksha) ....... 102 Bhajans ................................. 103 700. Prema Mudita. ......................... 103 701. di Divya .................... .............. 103 702. Brahmamur ri .......................... 104 703. N ma R m yana ..................... 104 704. Jaya Jaga d sha Hare ............... 107 705. He Prabho ........................... ..... 108 706. Hanum n Ch lis .................... 109 Prayers for peace, blessings, rati ......... 113 800. Mah Mrityunjaya Mantr Om Tryambakam - Moksha Mantr ... 113

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Yoga Vidya Kirtan Book 801. Prayers for Peace ........................ 113 802. All-encompassing Prayer ............. 114 803 Greetings to the Divine and the Masters ......................................... 114 804th rati - light ceremony .............. 116 805. Twameva M t - dedication ..... 117 806. Mangal Charana ............. ........ 118 Symbolism of the rati ............................ 119 807. Literal translation of the Mah Mrityunjaya Mantr s (Om Tryambakam) ............................... 119 808. Universal Prayer .......... ............. 119 809. Prayer of St. Francis of Assisi ............................ ................ 120

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Introduction Chanting mantras (kirtan) is a beautiful, joyful method of expanding consciousness. People have been singing to express their feelings and emotions since time immemorial. Singing religious songs has an important place in almost all spiritual traditions. Higher awareness is a matter of experience, not just a question of faith. It is an inherent ability in every human being. In the superconscious you experience the unity of being and life gets a meaning. The joie de vivre and strength that arise will also help you in daily life. In order to come to this higher consciousness, the ego with its attachments and the intellect, which is always limited in time, space and causality, must be transcended. In yoga, the intellect as a power of distinction and the ego as self-confidence and self-confidence have their function and must be consciously trained; however, you should also be able to transcend the boundaries of the ego and intellect. One of the simplest and most effective methods for this is mantra chanting (kirtan), sometimes called mantra chanting. It helps to open the heart and awaken inner feelings of love, humility, and adoration. The limits of the intellect can easily be transcended through the awakening of this rich inner world of feelings.

Saraswati, the goddess of music, the arts and wisdom. The advantage of singing in an unfamiliar language such as Sanskrit is that the words are free from everyday experiences and prejudices. With an open mind and starting from the heart, mantra singing becomes a very special experience. The language of the mantras is Sanskrit, also called Devanagari, the language of the gods. Sanskrit is the oldest language in the world and has been used in India for thousands of years for spiritual purposes, not for everyday life. The mantras in Sanskrit have special power. Using the power of sound, they can cleanse the energy channels (nadis) in the astral body, awaken and activate the chakras. With special concentration one can awaken the Kundalini (evolutionary force in humans) just by chanting mantras.7th

Yoga Vidya Kirtan Book There are many books on mantras. There is some scientific research into the effects of mantras on plant growth, curing diseases, and altering brain waves. There are studies that connect the vibration of the mantras with the vibrations of the planets, geometric shapes (yantras) and the basic colors. The most important way to learn about the purpose of chanting mantra is to try it out without prejudice. Mantras seem strange at first, maybe difficult to pronounce. Just try it out with an open mind. After a while, the mantras may seem more familiar to you than your own language. Because the sounds of the mantras come closest to the vibrations of our deepest states of mind. Mantra singing is of course only a part of yoga. Master Sivananda always emphasized the need for a holistic yoga, which he called "integral yoga" or "yoga of synthesis": asanas (physical exercises), pranayama (breathing exercises), relaxation and proper nutrition for the development of the physical body and the awakening of the energies; selfless service to eliminate selfishness; Mantra chanting and worship of the divine to transform the power of emotions into devotion and selfless love; Scripture Study and Self-Analysis to Overcome the Intellect; and finally, meditation to delve deep into the true nature of being called the Self, God, the Truth. This booklet is intended to accompany you as you sing mantras. We have included some explanations, illustrations, a detailed table of contents and an index with all the chants in alphabetical order. 8th

It is best to sing mantras with others. However, kirtan is also uplifting when singing alone in your room or at work, while driving, or walking. We have a variety of kirtan tapes and CDs so you can learn the melodies at home. We hope you enjoy mantra singing as much as we do. We are always grateful for comments and suggestions. Your Yoga Vidya team

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What is kirtan? Excerpts from "Bhakti Yoga" by Swami Sivananda: Kirtan is the soulful chanting of God's name. This singing has a healing effect on both the physical and subtle bodies. It's an excellent way to calm your nerves and give positive direction to emotions. While the mantras are chanted in Sanskrit, Kirtan can be done in any language. The Christian hymns can also be called kirtan. Sanskrit, the oldest human language, is also called "Devanagari", the language of the gods. Sound, made up of vibrations, is ultimately energy. A Sanskrit mantra is a mystical energy that is enclosed in a sound structure. It consists of the primordial sounds, original vibrations that arise from the object itself or the action for which it is used. For example, in all languages ​​"Ma" or a similar sound is the meaning for "mother". It is the natural sound with which the child calls the mother. Sanskrit words are original, natural sound manifestations. That's why we use them to sing. One can translate mantras, but the translation does not have the same power. To make the energy of a mantra vibrate, we repeat it with a certain rhythm. When repeating the mantra, a specific thought pattern arises. The energy manifests.

Form associated with a certain mantra, a certain thought pattern is formed in the mind. These thought patterns are positive, beneficial, and calming. In Kundalini Yoga it is said that each chakra has a certain number of "petals" that contain certain letters of the Sanskrit alphabet. So when you chant God's name and praise in Sanskrit, the chakras are stimulated and Kundalini Shakti are awakened. Mantra chanting is the easiest way to get close to God. In the K l Yuga (Iron Age), Kirtan is the best yoga. There is power in every word. Just as the name of an object in this world evokes the idea of ​​this object in our mind, so the name of God evokes a God-consciousness in the purified mind and thus prepares the ground for the highest God-realization. Music is the yoga of sound. The different musical tones have their own subtle channels (nadis) in the energy centers (chakras). Music makes these channels vibrate, cleanses them and awakens the psychic and spiritual power sleeping in them. Kirtan touches and opens the heart, fills the mind with purity and brings harmony and divine love. Whoever sings the name of God forgets the body and the world. Even mechanical singing still has a certain effect. However, when one sings with devotion and awareness of meaning, the benefits are immeasurable.

Name and shape are like the two sides of a coin: one does not exist without the other. When one repeats a name, the corresponding form appears in the mind. Even if you are 9

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Sequence of mantras in a Satsang



reading



20-45 minutes of silent meditation



Om Om Om



Om Om Om



Om Tryambakam (No. 800)



Jaya Ganesha (No. 2)



Prayers for Peace (No. 801)



1-3 kirtans



Universal Prayer (No. 802)



Om Om Om Shanti ...



Arati (No. 804)

Swami Sivananda, 1887-1963, one of the great yoga masters of the 20th century.

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Jaya Ganesha In Jaya Ganesha we invoke the various divine aspects and powers in and around us. With this we open the heart to love and devotion. A very pure vibration arises. When chanting mantra, three points are important: 1. Correct pronunciation. 2. the dedication. 3. awareness of meaning.

In mantra yoga, the higher forces in the universe and the higher aspects of our consciousness are personified and sometimes referred to as gods. In Vedanta philosophy there is only one unmanifest truth, the Absolute (Brahman). Brahman is unqualified, infinite, immutable. Brahman manifests in the universe as Ishwara (personal god) who is omnipresent,

1. Om Om Om Om is the original mantra. Om actually consists of three letters: AU M. AUM represents all trinities and what transcends them: creation-preservation-destruction, past-present-future, physical body-astral body-causal body, etc. is omnipotent, omniscient, who is the universe creates (Brahma), maintains (Vishnu) and destroys (Shiva). A tenet in yoga (as in esotericism) is: As above, so below. As in the macrocosm, so in the microcosm. Brahman manifests itself in the individual as the Supreme Self (Atman). Gods and goddesses symbolize the various aspects of the power of the Absolute, as well as higher powers within us. You could use the archetypes in the sense of C.G. Compare guys. By repeating the mantras we tune in to these cosmic and higher inner forces.

Since everything in the manifested universe is in polarity, in Hindu mythology every aspect of truth has a masculine (Deva) and a feminine (Devi, Shakti) manifestation.

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2. Jaya Ganesha with short explanations Jaya Ganesha Jaya Ganesha Jaya Ganesha P him m Shr Ganesha Shr Ganesha Shr Ganesha Raksham m invocation of the energy of Ganesha in order to remove obstacles and to be able to begin.

Sharavanabhava Sharavanabhava Sharavanabhava P him m Subrahmanya Subrahmanya Subrahmanya Raksham m invocation of the energy of Sharavanabhava for protection and inner strength.

Jaya Saraswati Jaya Saraswati Jaya Saraswati P him m Shr Saraswati Shr Saraswati Shr Saraswati Raksham m Invocation of the energy of Saraswati to increase intuition, creativity, spiritual openness and the attainment of wisdom.

Jaya Guru Shiva Guru Hari Guru R m Jagad Guru Param Guru Sat Guru Shy m Om di Guru Advaita Guru nanda Guru Om Chid Guru Chidghana Guru Chinmaya Guru Om Invocation of the energy of the Guru, the inner guidance and the spiritual teacher.

Hare R ma Hare R ma R ma R ma Hare Hare Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare Mantra for the development of joie de vivre and devotion. 12

Om Namah Shiv ya invoking the energy of Shiva to realize our own selves and remove negativity.

Om Namo N r yan ya Invocation of the energy of Vishnu in order to see God in all beings and in the whole manifest universe.

Om Namo Bhagavate V sudev ya invocation of the energy of Krishna (Vasudeva), an incarnation of Vishnu, which symbolizes love and joy.

Om Namo Bhagavate Siv nand ya Om Namo Bhagavate Sadguru N th ya Om Namo Bhagavate Vishnu Dev nand ya Om Namo Bhagavate Shr Guru N th ya Invocation of the energy of the yoga masters Swami Sivananda and Swami Vishnudevananda.

Shr R m Jaya R m Jaya Jaya R m Om Invoking the energy of Rama to develop ethical strength and lead a virtuous life. Krishnam Vande Jagad Gurum Shr

Krishnam Vande Jagad Gurum Greetings to Krishna, the world teacher.

nandoham nandoham nandambrahm nandam I am bliss. I am delight. I am absolute bliss, bliss.

Om Namah Shiv ya

Jaya Ganesha

Jaya Saraswati Jaya Saraswati Jaya Saraswati P him m Shr Saraswati Shr Saraswati Shr Saraswati Raksham m

3. Jaya Ganesha with more detailed explanations and variations Jaya Ganesha Jaya Ganesha Jaya Ganesha P him m Shr Ganesha Shr Ganesha Shr Ganesha Raksham m This is a mantra Ganesha. Ganesha, the elephant-headed god, symbolizes the removal of all obstacles. Imagine an elephant in the jungle. He removes any obstacle on the way with ease. So we ask God at the beginning of every business to remove all obstacles on the way. “Jaya” means “victory for him” or “worship him”. "Pahim m" and "Raksham m" are invocation formulas (literally: "protect me", "help me").

Sharavanabhava Sharavanabhava Sharavanabhava P him m Subrahmanya Subrahmanya Subrahmanya Raksham m Sharavanabhava stands for the elimination of all negative influences (anger, greed, etc.) on the inner and outer battlefield, on the physical and also the subtle level (negative astral beings, etc.).

Saraswati is the goddess of arts and wisdom. Calling her name gives intelligence, awakens dormant, especially creative, skills, and gives success in academic projects. Music, visual arts, intuition, mystical and academic knowledge, love, beauty, harmony and distinction are all associated with Saraswati. On the spiritual path, Saraswati symbolizes the aspirant's willingness to be open to new things and to want to learn.

Jaya Shr Lakshmi (3x) P him m Mah lakshmi (3x) Raksham m Lakshmi is the goddess of beauty, abundance and wealth. Like a mother, she gives everything that living beings on earth need. At the spiritual level it represents the accumulation of positive character traits and prana. She is the wife of Vishnu, the Sustainer.

Jaya Shr Durge (3x) P him m Mah k l (3x) Raksham m Durga represents the ideal of maternal love. She is the consort (energy aspect) of Shiva. K l, the black goddess, appears terrifying, but is gentle and kind to her admirers. It demands absolute dedication.

R yes R jeshwari ... P him m Tripura Sundari… Raksham m byname of the Cosmic Mother: Royal Goddess; Beauty of the three worlds.

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Gang r ni ... P him m Bh girathi ... Raksham m nickname of the Ganga (river Ganges), which purifies all who come into contact with it. Ganga symbolizes the cleansing power of love and devotion.

Brahma Shakti Vishnu Shakti Shiva Shakti Om di Shakti Par Shakti Mah Shakti Om Devi Shakti M y Shakti Guru Shakti Om Icch Shakti Kriy Shakti Jn na Shakti Om Shakti, the cosmic energy, is the power behind creation (Brahma), preservation (Vishnu) and Destruction (Shiva). It is original (Adi), transcendent (Para), great (Maha). Shakti is the goddess (Devi), the cause of illusion (Maya) and liberation (Guru). Shakti manifests itself as willpower (Iccha), action (Kriya) and knowledge (Jnana).

Jaya Guru Shiva Guru Hari Guru R m Jagad Guru Param Guru Sat Guru Shy m Om di Guru Advaita Guru nanda Guru Om Chid Guru Chidghana Guru Chinmaya Guru Om Guru literally means "who drives away the darkness". Guru is the principle of being guided. Guru manifests on three levels: As an inner voice in the heart of each individual. 2. As the world and all experiences that can be seen as a school for our further development. 3. As a concrete person who has achieved God-realization and then us as masters on the spiritual 14th

Can lead away. The principle of the Guru takes the form of Shiva (destruction), Hari (Vishnu, the sustainer) and Rama (joy). He is the world (Jagad), he comes from the Most High (Param) and helps us to come to the truth (Sat). He is without beginning (Adi), everywhere (Adwaita), brings bliss (Ananda) and knowledge (Chidgana). Through the Guru we learn to overcome delusion (Maya) (Chinmaya).

Hare R ma Hare R ma R ma R ma Hare Hare Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare This is known as the Maha Mantra (Great Mantra) for this Iron Age (K l Yuga). This mantra brings us joy and purity in the heart. It can also be sung for peace in the world. Hari is one of the names of Vishnu.

Sadguru N tha Shr Guru N tha Jaya Guru N tha Siv nanda Siv nanda Siv nanda Siv nanda Sadguru Deva Greetings to the Self-realized (Sadguru) Master (Natha) Swami Sivananda.

Om Namah Shiv ya (4x) This is the mantra of Shiva, the destroyer of all negativity. Shiva symbolizes our true self, which gives us the strength to overcome our negative character traits. Repeating this mantra gives us the strength to be regular in our spiritual practice. Shiva also stands for overcoming bad karma. “Namah” means “worship him”.

Om Namo N r yan ya (4x) Narayana (Vishnu) is the preserver of the universe. He is the embodiment of

Jaya Ganesha goodness, justice and mercy. He represents the all-pervasive power that sustains the universe and the cosmic order. Vishnu is the principle of helping, serving and social responsibility. Shiva is seeing God within us. Vishnu is seeing God in everyone else and in the world. OM NAMO N R YAN YA is also a mantra that can be repeated for a long time for peace in the world.

Om Namo Bhagavate V sudev ya V sudeva (Krishna) is considered the eighth incarnation of Vishnu. He was a great wisdom teacher of humanity who preached the Bhagavad Gita. Krishna represents joy, serenity, and seeing God in everything.

Om Namo Bhagavate P ndurang ya P nduranga is one of the names of Vishnu.

Om Namo Bhagavate Siv nand ya Om Namo Bhagavate Sadguru N th ya Greetings to Sivananda, the self-realized master.

Om Namo Bhagavate Vishnu Dev nand ya greeting to Swami Vishnu-devananda (a disciple of Swami Sivananda)

Shr R m Jaya R m Jaya Jaya R m (2x) R ma is considered the seventh incarnation of Vishnu. R ma represents justice, living according to high ethical ideals, the spiritualization of all actions, especially apparently worldly actions.

njaneya njaneya njaneya P him m Han manta Han manta Han manta Raksham m Hanum n, also called Anjaneya, is the ape-shaped admirer of Rama. He embodies the power of devotion.

Datt treya Datt treya Datt treya P him m Dattaguru Dattaguru Dattaguru Raksham m Datt treya is considered to be the incarnation of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. He is one of the early yoga masters.

Shankar ch rya Shankar ch rya Shankar ch rya P him m Adwaita Guru Adwaita Guru Adwaita Guru Raksham m The great master (Acharya) Shankara lived in the 9th century AD. He was a great master of the Kevala Advaita Vedanta (unconditional nondualistic, monistic philosophy of the absolute). He was the founder of the Dashanami Swamis, to which Swami Sivananda belonged.

Shankar ch rya Shankar ch rya Shankar ch rya Pahim m Bhagavatp da Bhagavatp da Bhagavatp da Raksham m Satguru Deva Satguru Deva Satguru Deva P him m Siv nanda Siv nanda Siv nanda Raksham m Invocation of Swami Sivananda as a great wisdom teacher

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Gang r ni Gang r ni Gang r ni Pahim m Bh girathi Bh girathi Bh girathi Raksham m Om Shakti Om Shakti Om Shakti P him m Brahma Shakti Vishnu Shakti Shiva Shakti Raksham m Om di Shakti Mah Shakti Par Shakti P him m Icch Shakti Kriy Shakti Jn na Shakti Raksham m R ja R jeshwari R ja R jeshwari R ja R jeshwari P him m Tripura Sundari Tripura Sundari Tripura Sundari Raksham m Krishnam Vande Jagad Gurum Shr Krishnam Vande Jagad Gurum Greetings to Krishna, the world teacher.

nandoham nandoham nandambrahm nandam I am bliss. I am delight. I am absolute bliss, bliss.

Sachar Chara Pari Purna Shivoham Nity nanda Swar pa Shivoham nandoham nandoham nandambrahm nandam S kshi Chaitanya K tasthoham Nity Nity Swar pa Shivoham nandoham nandoham nandambrahm nandam My true nature is immortal, eternal, pure, infinite. I am pure Conscious 16

be, indifferent observer of everything. I am Shiva, one with the divine.

Om Tat Sat Om Tat Sat Om Tat Sat Om Om Sh ntih Om Sh ntih Om Sh ntih Om Om Namah Shiv ya Shiv ya Namah Om Namah Shiv ya Shiva Shiva Shiva Shiva Shiv ya Namah Om Hara Hara Hara Hara Namah Shiv ya S mba Sad shiva S mba Sad shiva S mba Sad shiva S mba Shivom Hara Shiva Shiva Shankara Hara Hara Shankara Jaya Jaya Shankara Nam mi Shankara Shiv ya Namah Om Shiv ya Namah Om Shiv ya Namah Om Namah Shiv ya Om Namah Shiv ya

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4. Namah Kirtan Om Namo N r yan ya This mantra is chanted especially for the peace of the world. As you repeat this mantra, you can imagine that you are sending vibrations of love, harmony and peace in all directions.

Om Shr Durg yai Namah Invocation of the energy of Durga, selfless love.

Om Namo Bhagavate Siv nand ya Invocation of the energy of the yoga master Swami Sivananda

Om Hr m Shr m Kl m Krishn ya Govind ya Gopijana Vallabh ya

Om Aim Hr m Kl m Ch mund ye Vicche Namaha This is the Shakti mantra, which stimulates and harmonizes all chakras (energy centers in the astral body).

Om Aim Tripura Devyai Cha Vidmahe Kl m K meshwaryai Cha Dhimahi Saum Tannah Kline Prachod yat Om Namo N r yan ya D soham Tava Keshava Om Hr m Namah Shiv ya Om Sh ntih Sh ntih Sh ntih Om Peace Peace Peace Shanti means peace. We repeat Shanti three times to carry the vibration of peace into the physical, astral and causal world

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Songs by Sw mi Siv nanda Swami Sivananda lived from 1887-1963. After a successful career as a doctor, he renounced the world, practiced yoga and meditation intensively and achieved God-realization. Then he devoted his life to awakening and guiding the spiritual seekers. He wrote more than 200 books. The songs he composed are particularly inspiring. When people listened to his powerful voice, they felt a deep inner peace and great power. Even today, many who practice Swami Sivananda's teachings feel his energy, guidance, love and grace.

50.Sun yes Sun yes Sun yes Sun yes Krishn T Git W l Jn na Sun yes Krishn Pil yes Pil yes Pil yes Krishn T Prema Bhara Py la Pil yes Krishn Dikh yes Dikh yes Dikh yes Krishn T Mohan M rti Dikh yes Krishn Sun yes Sun yes Sun yes Krishn T Git W l Jn na Sun yes Krishn Chid nand, Chid nand Chid nanda H m Hara H la Me Almasta Sacchid nanda H m

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51. Chid nanda Chid nand, Chid nand Chid nanda H m Hara H la Me Almasta Sacchid nanda H m Knowledge Bliss, Knowledge Bliss, Bliss Absolute In All Conditions I am Knowledge Bliss Absolute Ajar nand Amar nand Achal nanda H m Hara H la Me Almasta Sacchid nanda H m I am without old age, without death, without motion In All Conditions I am Knowledge Bliss Absolute

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I am without fear, without worry Bliss Absolute, Existence Absolute, Knowledge Absolute Independent, unchanging Non-dual Atman Immortal Atman, Adwaita Atman Eternal, Pure, Perfect Knowledge Absolute, Bliss Absolute, Existence Absolute

52. Chid nanda - German translation Knowledge, bliss, knowledge, bliss, absolute bliss. Absolute knowledge, I am delight at all times. Beyond change, illness and death Absolute knowledge, bliss I am always 53. Serve Love Give Purify Meditate Realize Serve, love, give, purify, meditate, realize. Be good, do good, be kind, be compassionate. Adapt, adjust, accommodate. Bear insult, bear injury, highest sadhana. Bear insult, bear injury, highest yoga. Inquire “Who am I?” Know Thy Self and be free. Om Tat Sat, Om Tat Sat, Om Tat Sat Om. Om Sh ntih, Om Peace, Om Shalom Om

Brahman is the only real entity. Mr So-and-so is a false non-entity. You cannot attain this in the university. By Yoga Sadhana you can attain immortality.

54. Serve Love Give - German translation Serve, love, give, purify, meditate and realize. Be good, do good, be compassionate. Make up, be flexible and respond to others. Bear insult, bear abuse, supreme yoga. Bear insult, bear abuse, supreme sadhana. Ask "Who am I?", Recognize yourself and be free. Om Tat Sat Om Tat Sat Om Tat Sat Om Om Sh ntih Om Shalom Om Peace Om Brahman is the only reality. Mr. So-and-So is a false non-identity. You can't do that at university. You achieve immortality through yoga sadhana. 55. Song of Eighteenities Serenity, regularity, absence of vanity. Sincerity, simplicity, veracity. Equanimity, fixity, non-irritability. Adaptability, humility, tenacity. 19th

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Integrity, nobility, magnanimity. Charity, generosity, purity. Practice daily these eighteenities. You will soon attain immortality. You’ll abide in eternity and infinity. You'll behold unity in diversity. Brahman is the only real entity. Mr So-and-so is a false non-entity. You cannot attain this in the university. By Yoga Sadhana you can attain immortality.

In idle gossiping? Be up and doing Yogic Sadhana, you will attain immortality. Be up and doing Japa and meditation, you will attain supreme peace. Be up and doing Asana and Pranayam, you will attain supreme health. Swami Sivananda

(See 63 for translation.)

56. Is There Not a Nobler Mission Is there not a nobler mission than eating, drinking and sleeping? It is difficult to get a human birth, therefore try your best to realize in this birth. When your throat is choked at the time of death who will help you for your salvation? Time sweeps away kings and barons. Where is Napoleon? Where is Nehru? Time sweeps away presidents and prime ministers. Where is Gandhiji? Where is Kennedy? How can you expect real Shanti, if you waste your time, in cards and cinemas? In cards and novels? In scandal backbiting? 20th

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who will be there to save you? Time sweeps away princes and kings. Where is Napoleon, where is Nehru? Time sweeps away chancellors and presidents. Where is Adenauer, where is Gandhi? How can you find true peace when you waste your time on games and gossip? What if you waste your time in front of the television, cinema, radio, novels, newspaper? Wake up and practice yoga sadhana, you will realize your self. Wake up and practice japa and meditation, you will find supreme peace. Wake up and practice asanas, pranayama, you will be healthy and dynamic. Wake up and practice yoga sadhana, you will find supreme bliss.

58.Song of Will - Soham Bhajo R dhe Krishna, Bhajo R dhe Shy ma (2x) Om Om Om Om Om Om Om Om Om Om Om Om Om (2x) Soham, Soham, Soham Shivoham (2x) I am that I am, I am that I am (2x). I am neither body nor mind, immortal Self am I (2x). Nothing can harm me, nothing can touch me,

I’m neither body nor mind, immortal Self am I. I am not this body, this body is not mine. I am not this mind, this mind is not mine. I am not this Prana, this Prana is not mine. I am not these senses, these senses are not mine. I am not this intellect, this intellect is not mine. I am not these emotions, these emotions are not mine. I am that I am, I am that I am I am that I am, I am that I am. I am witness of three states, Existence Absolute, I am witness of three states, Knowledge Absolute. I am witness of three states, Bliss Absolute. I am witness of three states, Bliss Absolute. I am Sacchid nanda, I am Sacchid nanda, Existence, Knowledge, Bliss Absolute. I am mind of all minds, Prana of all Pranas. I am Soul of Souls, Self of all Selves. I am atman in all beings, apple of all eyes. I am sun of all suns, light of all lights. I am Pranava of all Vedas, Brahman of Upanishads. 21

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I am silence in forests, thunder in all clouds. I am velocity in electrons, motion in science. I am effulgence in the sun, wave in the radio. I am support of this world, soul of this body, I am ear of all ears, eye of all eyes. I am power in electricity, intelligence in mind, I am brilliance in fire, penance in ascetics. I am reason in philosophers, will in Jnanis, I am Prem in Bhaktas, Samadhi in Yogis. Bhajo R dhe Krishna Bhajo R dhe Shy ma Bhajo R dhe Krishna Bhajo R dhe Shy ma Will is Atmabal, Will is dynamic. Have a strong will and realize Atman. Your will has become weak through various desires. Destroy them to the root by Vivek Vairag Tyag. My will is powerful, I can blow up mountains. I can stop the ocean waves. I can command elements. I can command Nature. I am one with the Cosmic Will. I can dry up the ocean like Muni Agastya. My will is pure and strong, no one can resist. 22nd

I can influence people. I always get success. I am whole and hearty. I am always joyful. I radiate joy and peace to a million distant friends. I am Yogi of Yogis, I am emperor of emperors. I am King of all Kings, Shah of all Shahs. I can heal millions from a long distance. This is due to will, therefore develop attention. Develop patience and have command of temper. Control the Indriyas and practice meditation. Have power of endurance and practice self control. All these will help you to develop your will.

59. Soham - German translation Soham Soham, Soham Shivoham Soham Soham, Soham Shivoham Bhajo R dhe Krishna Bhajo R dhe Shy ma I am that I am, I am that I am. I am neither body nor mind, I am immortal self. I am not this body, this body is not mine. I am not that spirit, this spirit is not mine. I am not this prana, this prana is not mine.

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I am not these senses, these senses are not mine. I am not that intellect, this intellect is not mine. I am not the feelings, these feelings are not mine. I am Sat Chid nanda Sat Chid nanda, being, knowledge and bliss. I am the spirit of all spirits, the prana of all pranas. I am the soul of souls, the self of all self. I am Atman in all beings, the apple of all eyes. I am the sun of all suns, the light of all lights. I am the Pranava of the Vedas, Brahman of the Upanishad. I am the silence in the woods, the thunder in the clouds. I am the speed in electrons, movement in science I am the shine in the sun, the wave on the radio. I am the carrier of this world, the soul of this body. I am the ear of all ears, eye of all eyes. I am the power of electricity, intelligence in the mind. I am the glow in the fire, the mortification in the ascetic. I am the reason of the philosophers, will of the Jnanis. I am Prem in Bhaktas, Sam dhi the yogis.

Bhajo R dhe Krishna Bhajo R dhe Shy ma Bhajo R dhe Krishna Bhajo R dhe Shy ma Will is Atmabal, Will is dynamic. Develop a strong will and know yourself. Your will is weakened by desires and desires. Destroy them at the root with Vivek Vairag Tyag. My will is powerful, can move mountains, can dominate nature, I am one with the cosmic. My will is pure and strong, nothing stands in the way of it. I can lead people, I am always successful. I am serene and happy. I am always in good spirits. I radiate joy and peace to friends all over the world. I am the yogi of the yogis, I am the emperor of the emperors. I am the king of kings, the prince of all princes. I can heal millions of people from afar. It comes from my strong will. Develop patience and control your mind. Control the senses and meditate. Develop perseverance and practice self-control. 23

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All of these will help you develop great willpower.

60.Song of Salutation R m Rama Ram Ram R m R m R m Ram Ram Shr R m R m R m Jaya Jaya R m R m Rama Ram R m R m R m Ram S t R m He who dwells in the heart of Bhaktas, He who destroyed Lank R van, He who ate the fruit of Shabari, to him I give my salutations. R m Rama Ram… He who dwells in Vrind van Dh ma, He who destroyed the demon Kamsa, He who ate the grain of Sud ma, To him I give my salutations. Shy m Shy ma Shy ma… R dhe Shy m He who dwells in mount Kailash, He who is called Tripur ri, He who drank the cup of poison, To him I give my salutations. R m Rama Ram… He who dwells in the Holy Land, He who is called Jesus the Christ, He who taught on the shores of Galilee, To him I give my salutations. R m Rama Ram… He who dwelt in nanda Kutir, he who is Swami Siv nanda, He who is our beloved Gurudev, To him I give my salutations. R m Rama Ram… 24

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61.Song of Salutation German translation R m Rama Ram Rama R m R m R m R m Ram Shr R m R m R m Jaya Jaya R m R m Rama Ram Ram R m R m R m St R m He lives in the heart of all Bhaktas, He defeated the Lanka Ravan, He ate the fruit of the Shabari,

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I bow to him in greeting. He lives in Vrindavana, He defeated the demon Kamsa, He ate the grains of Sudama, I bow to him in greeting. He lives on Mount Kailash, he is called Tripurari, He drank the poisonous mug, I bow to him in greeting. He lives in the Holy Land of Israel, He is called Jesus Christ, He taught on the shores of Galilee, I bow to him in greeting. He lives in Ananda Kutir, His name is Swami Sivananda, He is our beloved Gurudev, I bow to him in greeting. R m Rama Ram ...

62. Jisa H la Me Jisa H la Me Jisa Desha Me Jisa Vesha Me Raho R dh Raman R dh Raman R dh Raman Kaho Jisa Karma Me Jisa Dharma Me Jisa Marma Me Raho R dh Raman R dh Raman R dh Raman Kaho Jisa Yoga Me Jisa Roga Me Jisa Bhoga Me Raho R dh Raman R dh Raman R dh Raman Kaho

63. Song of the Eighteenities - German translation cheerfulness, regularity, lack of vanity. Purity, simplicity, truthfulness. Equanimity, constancy, lack of irritability. Adaptability, modesty, tenacity. Righteousness, nobility, magnanimity. Charity, generosity, purity. Practice these eighteen degrees daily. Soon you will attain immortality. You will last forever. You will see the unity in the multiplicity. Brahman is the only real entity. Mr. So-and-so is a false entity. You can't get this in college. You can achieve immortality through yoga practice.

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Vishnu Kirtans

Vishnu Kirtans In the Hindu pantheon, God Vishnu is the preserver of the universe. He embodies the qualities of mercy, goodness and the all-pervasive power that preserves and maintains the universe and the cosmic order. It stands for the balance between creation and destruction. In his left hands he holds the symbols of creation: the lotus, as a symbol for the matter of our universe, and the conch, as a symbol of the subtle creative energy. In his right hands he holds the symbols of destruction: the club, as a symbol of material destruction, and the disc, as a symbol of subtle, destructive energy. Vishnu uses all of these items to maintain righteousness and to aid the seeker on his path to perfection. Vishnu incarnated many times to protect the earth and pour down his blessings on us.

100.N r yana N r yana N r yana Jaya Govinda Hare N r yana N r yana Jaya Gop la Hare 101. R makrishna Hari R makrishna H ri Mukunda Mur ri P nduranga P nduranga P nduranga H ri

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102. Lakshm N r yana Shr man N r yana N r yana N r yana Lakshm N r yana N r yana N r yana S t R ma Kaho R dhe Shy ma Kaho S t R ma Kaho Jaya R dhe Shy ma Kaho S t R m Jaya R dhe Shy m 103. Hari N r yana Govind Hari N r yana Govind Jaya Jagan N r yana Govind Govind Govind 104. Hari Bol Hari Bol Hari Bol Hari Hari Bol Keshava M dhava Govinda Bol Gop la Bol Govinda Bol Shiva Bol Shiva Bol Shiva Shiva Bol Shiva Shankara Shr Mah deva Bol Nilakantha Bol Mah deva Bol 105. Hari Nar yana Hari N r yana Hari N r yana Hari N r yana Hari R mR mR m Ayodhya V si Shr R machandra nanda R pa Jaya Jaya R m

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Krishna Kirtans

Krishna Kirtans Krishna is the eighth incarnation of the god Vishnu. Its purpose was to restore divine order on earth. He did this by setting down the Bhagavad Gita as a code of right conduct. His life is a shining example of the Bhagavad Gita being lived. As a child, he delighted everyone with his pranks and miracles. As an adolescent, he won everyone's hearts by playing the flute. The flute symbolizes the sound of the soul with which God, our own self, calls us to turn inward. It also symbolizes that we have to become empty as a flute if we want to become God's instrument: free from all egoism. Not my will, but your will be done, oh God. Krishna killed numerous demons (asuras, our bad qualities) and always appeared in the moment of need. While Rama is man as God, Krishna is God as man. In him there is the highest knowledge and the embodiment of divine love.

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Hey N tha N r yana V sudeva (Gop la Bol Govinda Bol Shiva Bol Shiva Bol Shiva Shiva Bol. Shiva Shankara Shr Mah deva Bol Nilakantha Bol Mah deva Bol. Shiva Shiva Bol Shiva Shiva Shiva Bol Shiva Shankara Shr Mah deva Bol)

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153. Govinda N r yana Govinda N r yan Gop la N r yan Govinda Gop la N r yan Hari Govind Gop la N r yan Govinda N r yan Gopala N r yan Hari Govind Ananda N r yan Sai Govind Gop la N r yan 154 . R dhe Bolo R dhe R dhe R dhe Bolo R dhe Govinda Bolo Shiva Shiva Shiva Bolo Shiva Shankara Bolo Vishnu Vishnu Vishnu Bolo Vishnu N r yana Bolo

157. Govinda Jaya Jaya Govinda Jaya Jaya Gop la Jaya Jaya R dh Ramana Hari Govinda Jaya Jaya 158. Hey Hey Govind Hey Hey Govind Hey Hey Gop l Hey V sudeva Hey Nity nand Shr R dhe R dhe R dhe R dhe R dhe R dhe Shy ma 159. Hey Govind Hey Govind Hey Gop l Murali Manohara Nandal l

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Hey N tha N r yana V sudeva Gurudev Gurun th Sharanam Mama Om

156. Yamun T ra Vih ri Yamun T ra Vih ri Vrind vana Sanch ri Govardhana Giri Dh ri Gop l Krishna Mur ri Dasharatha Nandana R m R m Dashamukha Mardana R m R m Pashupati Ranjana R m R m P pa Vimochana R m R m Mani Maya Bh shana R m R m Manjula Bh shana R m R m Rana Jaya Bh shana R m R m Raghu Kula Bh shana R m R m

160.He R dhe He R dhe R dhe R dhe Shy m Govinda R dhe Shr R dhe Govinda R dhe R dhe Shy m Gop la R dhe R dhe Shy m

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161. Krishna Keshava P him m Krishna Keshava Krishna Keshava Krishna Keshava P him m Krishna Keshava Krishna Keshava Krishna Keshava Raksham m Raghu R m Raghu R ma ... P him m Raghu R m ... Raksham m Chandrashekhara ... P him m Chandrashekhara ... Raksham m Shiva Shankara ... P him m Shiva Shankara ... Raksham m Gurudev Siv nanda ... Pahim m Gurudev Siv nanda ..Raksham m 162. B nsur B nsuri B nsur B nsur Shy maki He R m ... He Krishn ... He Jesus ... He Buddh ... O my Lord, ... be with me O my Lord, ... set me free O my God, ... help me , O my God, ... set me free. 163. R dhe R dhe Govind R dhe R dhe R dhe Govind R dhe R dhe R dhe Govind R dhe Jaya R dhe R dhe R dhe Jaya Jaya Jaya Sri Radhe 164.Bhajo R dhe Govind R dhe R dhe Govind Gop l Ter Py r N ma Hai Gop la Ter Py r N ma Hai Nanda L l Ter Py r N ma Hai 32

165. R dhe R dhe Govind R dhe R dhe R dhe R dhe R dhe Govind Vrind vana Chandra An tha N tha D na Bando R dhe Govind Pandarin tha P nduranga R dhe Govinda Vrind vana Chandra An tha N tha D na Bandho R dhe Govind 166. Jaya R dh M dhava Jaya R dh M dhava Kunjabih ri Jaya Gopijanavallabha Girivaradh ri Yashodanandana brajajanaranjana Yamun t ravanach ri

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167. Govinda Hare Govinda Hare Gop la Hare Shr Krishna Hare Jay B b Jay Jay B b Jay Om Sai R m Om Sai R m 168. Hari Har ye N mah Krishna Hari Har ye N maha Krishna Y dav ya Namaha Y dav ya M dhav ya Keshav ya Namah Gop l Govinda R m Shr M dhusudan Giridh ri Gopin tha M dana Mohan 169. Achyut stakam from Shr Shankar ch rya

Achyutam Kesh vam R ma N r yanam Krishna D modaram V sudevam Harim Shr Dharam M dhavam Gopik Vallabham J naki N yakam R machandram Bhaje Achyutam Kesh vam Satyabh M dhavam M dhavam Shr Dharam R dhik R dhitam Visadhe Mandiram Chandetasand Jishnave Shankhine Chakrine

Rukmin r gine J nak j naye Vallav vallabh y rchit y tmane Kamsavidhvansine Vanshine Te Namah Krishna Govinda He R ma N r yan Shr pate V sudev jit Shr nidhe Achyut nanta He M dhav dhokshaj Dv rak n yak Draupad rakshandak Shakshandak R ranyabh Punyat K ranah Lakshmanen nvito V naraih Sevito Agastya Samp jitor ghavah P tu M m Dhenuk ristak nishtakridveshih Keshih Kamsah ridvanshik v dakah P tan kopakah S raj khelano B lagop lakadasamy P tu M m Sarvad Vidyudyuditor nghridvayam V rij ksham Bhaje Kunchitaih Kuntalairbhr ja mn nanam Ratnamaulim Lasatkundalam Gandayoh H rakey rakam Kankana projjvalam 33

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Kinkin manjulam Shy malam Tam Bhaje Achyutasy shtakam Yah Pathedishtadam Prematah Pratyaham P rushah Saspriham Vrittatah Sundaram Kartrivishvambharam Tasya Vashyo Harirj yate Satvaram

170. Natavara L la refrain:

Natavara L la Giridhara Gop la Jaya Jaya Nand Yashod Ke B l S ra S ra Sabake S ra R dha Rasika Vara R sa Vih ra Sphatika Sphatika Maya Gopi Mandala Dh m Gopi Gopi Madhya Marakata Shy ma Dhanya Dhanya Vraja Gopi Dhanya Ho Dhanya Vrind vana Kunja Dhanya Ho Vraja Mriga Khaga Sab Dhanya Dhanya Ho Vraja Raja Yamun Pulina Dhanya Ho Sharada P rnima Nirmala Yamun Adbhuta R sa Mahotsav Anupama S ra S ra Sabake S ra R dha Rasika Vara R sa Vih ra

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171. Gop l Gop l Gop l Gop l Gokulanandana Gop l ... Devaki Nandana ... ... Navanita Choir ... ... Venu Vilol ... (... yadukula tilak ...) (... y dava nandana ...) (… Vijaya gop l…) (… r ie vallabha…) (… nanda kum r…) ... Joy of the Universe ... 172. Krishn ya Govind ya Om Hr m Shr m Kl m Krishn ya Govind ya Gopijana Vallabh ya 173. Hey Nanda Nanda Gop l Hey Nanda Nanda Gop l nanda Nanda Gop l (2x) Hey Nanda Nanda nanda Nanda Yadu Nanda Nanda Gop l Oh (Hey) Gopala, beloved son of your foster father Nanda. You are Krishna, the protector of the cows (Gop la). You give us bliss (Ananda). You are pure bliss. You are the joy-bringing (Nanda) descendant of the lineage of King Yadu.

174. Hey N tha N r yana V sudeva Hey N tha N r yana V sudeva

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175. Nanda La La Nanda La La Navanitachora Natavara La La Gopala Devaki V sudeva Kumara Deva Deva Gop l Hari Deva Deva Gopl l 176. M dhava Murahara M dhava Murahara Madhura Manohara Giridhara Gop l He Giridh ra Gop l He Giridh ra Gop l He Giridh ra Gop l 177. Murali Krishna Murali Krishna Mukunda Krishna Mohana Krishna Krishna Krishna Gopi Krishna Gop l Krishna Gowardhana Dhara Krishna Krishna R dh Krishna Bala Krishna Rasa Vilola Krishna Rasa Vilola Krishna Krishna

178. Om Shri Krishna Jay Om Shri Krishna Chaitanya Prabhu Nityananda Hare Krishna Hare Ram Radhe Govinda 179. Jaya Shri Krishna Chaitanya Jaya Shri Krishna Chaitanya Prabhu Nityananda Shri Advaita Gadadhara Shrivasadi Gadadhara Shrivasadi Gadadhara Shrivasadi Gaura Bhakta Vrinda Hare Krishna Krishna Hhnaare Hhnare Rinda Hare Krishnaa Hama Haura Rama Hare Hare 180. Hey Govinda Hey Gopala Hey Govinda Hey Gopala Dhi Natayal Prabho Dhi Natayal 181. R dhe R dhe Govind (Version 3) R dhe R dhe Govind Govind R dhe R dhe R dhe Govind Govind R dhe 182. Govinda Hare Govinda Hare Gop la Hare Hey Prabhu Deena Dayala Hare 183. He Madhava He M dhav Madhusudan Shri Keshav N r yan Lakshmi N r yan N r yan Shriman N r yan R ma Krishna Govinda N r yan He M dhav… 35

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Shridhar Keshav D modar Achyut nanda He N r yan N r yan Shrihari N r yan R ma Krishna Govinda N r yan He M dhav… Namo M dhav Jagann yak Hrishikeshav He N ga Shayan Shri Shesha Shayan N r yan Satya N r yan R ma Krishna Govinda N r yan He M dhav ...

184. Krishna Govind Govind II: Krishna Govind Govind Krishna Govind Govind: II II: Hey Gop la R dh Krishna Govind Govind: II II: Hey Gop la Hey Gop la: II II: Hey Gop aaaaaaaaaala: II

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185. Hari Sharanam Hari Sharanam Shiva SharanamSri Ram Sharanam Prabhu Krishna Sharanam 186. N r yana Hari Om N r yana Hari Om Satya N r yana Hari Om Govinda Krishna Hari Om Gopala Krishna Hari Om 187. Om Namo Bh g vate V sudevaya Om Namo Bhagavate Vasudevaya

Ram Ram Sita Ram Ram Ram Sita Ram Sita Ram Sita Ram Ram Ram Sita Ram Hari Om Namo Bhagavate Sivanandaya

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R ma Kirtans R ma is the seventh incarnation of the god Vishnu. Its purpose was to restore righteousness and justice in the world. Shr Rama is always shown in pictures with his bow in hand, with which he protects the good and kills demons - our bad qualities. He is often shown together with his wife S t (nature) and his follower Hanum n, the monkey god. Hanum n symbolizes the human spirit, which is most easily controlled by total surrender to God and constant repetition of His names. R ma exemplarily teaches how to lead an ideal life in this world. He is the perfect person in all aspects: as ruler, as husband, as son, father and friend. The great epic “Ramayana” written by the sage Valmiki is the story of Rama's incarnation on earth.

200. R machandra R machandra Raghu-V ra R machandra Rana-Dh ra R machandra Raghu-N th R machandra Jagann th R machandra Raghu R m R machandra Param Dh m R machandra Mama Bandho R machandra Daya Sindho

Hanum n, R ma and S t.

201. R ma Bolo R ma Bolo R ma Bolo Bolo Bolo R m S t Bolo S t Bolo Bolo S t R m Hanum n Bolo Hanum n Bolo Bolo Hanum n Shiva Bolo Shiva Bolo Bolo Shiva R m Sing the name of R ma, S t, Hanum n and Shiva.

202.Shr R m Jaya R m Shr R m Jaya R m Jaya Jaya R m Om Shr R m Jaya R m Jaya Jaya R m Jaya S t R m Jaya Jaya Hanum n

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203. V ra M ruti

Love thy neighbor as thyself.

Song for the worship of Hanum n.

Moses Buddh ... All h Krishn ...

V ra M ruti G mbh ra M ruti Dh ra M ruti thi Dh ra M ruti D ta M ruti R ma D ta M ruti Bhakta M ruti Parama Bhakta M ruti

R m N nak ... R ie Maria

204. Ayodhya V si R m Ayodhya V si R m R m R m Dasharatha Nandana R m R m Patita P vana Janaki J vana S t M hana R m 205. Raghu Pati R ghava R j R m Raghu Pati R ghava R j R m Patita P vana S t R m St R mSt R m S t R m Jaya R dhe Shy m R dh Shy m ... Jaya R dh Shy m Ishwara All h Tere N m Sabako Sanmati De Bhagav n Jesus Moses is thy name, Love thy neighbor as thyself Moses Buddh… Buddh All h… All h Krishn ... Krishn R m ... R dh Mary ... The paths are many but the Truth is one Love thy neighbor as thyself The names are many but God is one Love thy neighbor as thyself German: Jesus Moses is your name, 38

The ways are many, but the truth is one. Love your neighbor as yourself. The names are many, but God is one. Love thy neighbor as thyself.

206. Jaya S t R m Jaya S t R m Jaya S t R m Jaya Hanum n Hari Hari Bol

207. Shr Raghun tha Shr Raghun tha Jaya Raghun tha Sharanam Sharanam Shr Raghun tha Shr R m Jaya R m Jaya Jaya Jaya R m Adoration of the Rama of the Raghu family. I seek protection with you.

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208. Tumi Bhaja Tumi Bhaja Re Mana Tumi Japa Re Mana Om Shr R m Jaya R m Japa Re Mana

210. Jay Hanum n Jay Hanum n Jay Jay Hanum n Jay Hanum n Jay Jay Hanum n Jay S t R m Jay Jay S t R m Jay S t R m Jay Jay S t R m

Let's worship Rama and sing his name.

Lakshman (brother Ramas), Rama and St.

211. R ma Lakshmana J naki R ma Lakshmana J nak Jay Bolo Hanum na K 209. tm R m nanda N m tm R m nanda N m nanda Mohan Shr Paramdh m M y Vir m M nasa Prem Sundara N m Sagun Bhir m

212. Jay Bajarangavali Jay Bajarangavali Jay Hanumana Ki Jay Mahavira Jay Hanuman Jay Gurudeva Karo Kalyan

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Shiva K rtan's “Shiva” literally means “the one who promises happiness”. Shiva symbolizes the power of transformation. Shiva is the embodiment of the universal power of destruction, which ends all existence and from which all existence emerges anew. He is usually shown in a meditation posture, holding a trident and snakes around him. In his hair sits the goddess Ganga, who gives birth to the sacred river Ganges. The trident symbolizes the three gunas, the three properties of nature that Shiva ruled. The snakes also represent various lower inner powers that Shiva rules. Instead of poisoning him, they serve as an ornament. The snakes also symbolize the fact that Shiva welcomes everyone, even the lowest, as his admirer. The Ganges (female in India, called "Ganga") symbolizes the totality of creation (Shakti), which flows out of Shiva's head (the Sahasrara Chakra stands for the highest unchangeable consciousness). Sometimes Shiva as Nataraja dances the universal dance of creation, maintenance and destruction. Mostly he seeks solitude for meditation. He sits on a tiger skin, the symbol for the victory over the lower nature. He carries the equipment of a sadhu (a mendicant monk) with him: the japa mala (prayer beads), a begging bowl and the yoga danda (stick). His feminine aspect is Durga, the universal mother.

Shiva in meditation posture.

250. Jaya Shiva Shankara Jaya Shiva Shankara Bham Bham Hara Hara Hara Hara Hara Hara, Hara Bol Hara Shiva Shiva Shiva Shiva Shiva Athi Sundara Hara Hara Hara Hara Hara Athi Sundara He! Parameshwara Day Karo 251. S mba Sad shiva S mba Sad shiva S mba Sad shiva S mba Sad shiva S mba Shivom Hara

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Om M t Om M t Om Shr M t Jagadamb Om M t Om M t Om Shr M t Jaganm t Um Parameshwari Shr Bhuvaneshwari di Par Shakti Devi Maheshwari

252. Hara Hara Mah deva Hara Hara Mah deva Shambho K sh Vishwan tha Gange 253. Shambho Mah deva Shambho Mah deva Chandra Ch d Shankara S mba Sad shiva Gang Dhara Hara Kail sa V s P him m Parvati Raman

254. Natar yes Natar yes Natar yes Shiv nanda Natar j Shivar j Shivar j Shiv nanda Shivar j 255. Shiva Shiva Mah deva Shiva Shiva Mah deva Namah Shiv ya Sad shiv Shiva Shiva Mah deva Namah Shiv ya Sad shiv K l K l Mah my Namah K l ke Namo Namah Durg Durg Mah my Namah Durg yai Namo Namah Possibly other verses: Guru Mahar j Gurudeva Guru Mahar j Gurudeva Guru Mahar j Gurudeva Satguru Siv nand Hare R ma Hare R ma R ma R ma Hare Hare Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare N r yana Hari N r yana Hari N r yana Hari Om Om Hari ... Om Krishna ... Om Devi ... Om Jesus ... Bhag van Shr Siv nanda (...) Bhag van Shr Siv nanda Om Om Aim Hr m Kl m ...

Shiva's dance symbolizes the cosmic game of creation and annihilation, transience and transformation.

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Om Namah Shiv ya Om Namah Shiv ya Om Namah Shiv ya Om Namah Shiv ya Shiva Shiva Shiva Shiva Shiv ya Namah Om Hara Hara Hara Hara Namah Shiv ya S mba Sad shiv S mba Sad shiv S mba Sad shiv S mba Shivom Hara Shiva Shiva Shiva Shankara Hara Hara Shankara Jaya Jaya Shankara Nam mi Shankara Shiv ya Namah Om Shiv ya Namaha Shiv ya Namah Om Namah Shiv ya

257.Subrahmanya Subrahmanya Subrahmanya Sharavanabhava Subrahmanya Siv nanda Siv nanda Sadguru Deva Siv nanda 258.Siv ya Parameshwar ya Shiv ya Parameshwar ya Chandrashekhar ya Namah Om Bhav ya Guna Sambhav ya Shiva T ndiva, the supreme god Om, I verneige me before who wears the rising moon on his forehead. I bow to Shiva, who creates and destroys the properties of nature (Gunas) through his dance.

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Vibudh V dhur B hu Nrityati Hridaye Muda Sahit Shiva Hridaye Muda Sahit Kinnara G nam Kurute Kinnara G nam Kurute Saptasvara Sahit Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Dhinakata Thai Thai Dhinakata Mridanga V dayhurate Shiva Mridanga V dayate Kvana Kvana Lalit Venur Madurvan dayate Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Runu Runu Charane Rachayati N puram Ujvalitam Shiva N puram Ujvalitam Chakr varte Bhramayati Chakr varte Bhramayati Kurute Tam Dhik Tam Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Tam Tam Lupachupa T lam N dayate Shiva T lam N dayate Angusht (2x) L syakat m Kurute Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Karp radyuti Gauram Panch nana Sahitam Shiva Panch nana Sahitam Trinayana Shashidhara Maulih (2x) Vishadh r Kanth yutam Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Sundara Jat Kal pam P vakayuta Ph lam Shiva Pak vakayuta Ph lam Damaru Tris hla Pin came (2x) Karadhrita Nrikap lam

Om Hara Hara Hara Mahadev Shankha Nin dam Kritv Jhallari N dayate Shiva Jhallari N dayate Nir jayate Bram Nir jayate Vishnuh Veda Rich m Pathate Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Iti Mridu Charana Sarojam Hritkamale Dhritv Shiva Hritamesha shhinat shhinatvival Shiva Hritameshati Harokayati Mahati Hara Mah dev Rundaih Rachayati M lm Pannagam Upav tam Shiva Pannagam Upav tam V mavibh ge Girij V mavibh ge Gauri R pam Ati Lalitam Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Sundara Sakala Sharire Krita Bhasm Bharanam Shiva Krita Bhasm Bharanam Iti Shiva Shiva Rishankam Hara R pam T patraya Haranam Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Dhy nam rati Samaye Hridaye Iti Kritv Shiva Hridaye Iti Kritv R mam Trijat N tham (2x) Shambhum Abhinatv Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Sang tam Evam Pratidina Pathanam Yah Kurute Shiva Kurute 43

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Shiva S yujyam Gachchati Hara S yujyam Gachchati Bhakty Yah Shr nute Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Om Jaya Gang dhara Hara Shiva Jaya Girij dhish Shiva Jaya Gaurin th Twam M m P laya Nityam Twam M m P laya Shambho Kripay Jagad sh Om Hara Hara Hara Mah dev

262. Shiva Shiva Shambho Shiva Shiva Shambho Shankar Hara Hara Hara Mah dev Gang jat Dhara Gauri Manohara Parti Pur Parameshwar 263. Ganesha Sharanam Ganesha Sharanam Sharanam Ganesh I seek refuge in Ganesha.

260. Natar ja Natar j Natar j Nartana Sundara Natar j Shivar j Shivar j Shivak mi Priya Shivar j Chidambaresh Natar j Parti Pur shwara Natar j

Shiva, the king of dancers, is the best dancer - dancing the dance of creation and destruction. He is loved by P rvati, the ruler of the earth.

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Ganesha is the son of Shiva - he removes all obstacles.

264. Shankara Karun kara Shankara Karun kara Parameshwara Jagad shwara Sh nkari Karun kari Parameshwari Jagad shwari

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265. Shambho Shankara Sad shiv Shambho Shankara Sad shiv Ambuja Nayan N r yan Kail sa V s Sad shiv Vaikuntha V s N r yan P rvati Raman Sad shiv Lakshmi Raman N r yan Nandi V han Sad shiv Garuda V han N r yan 266. Om Namah Shiv ya Om Namah Shiv ya Shiv ya Namah Om Nandi V han Namah Shiv ya Sad Lol Hara Namah Shiv ya I bow to Shiva, whose mount is Nandi, the bull. I bow to Shiva, the destroyer of restlessness.

267. Subrahmanya Subrahmanya Subrahmanya Subrahmanya Shanmugan th Subrahmanya Hara Hara Hara Hara Subrahmanya Shiva Shiva Shiva Shiva Subrahmanya

Om Namah Shiv ya Namah Shiv ya

269. Om Sharanam Om Om Sharanam Om Om Sharanam Om Sharanam Namah Om Om Namah Shiv ya Namah Om. 270.Bolo Sadashiva Bolo Bolo Bolo Sadashiva Bolo Om Namah Shivaya Om Namah Shivaya Om Namah Shivaya 271. Hara Hara Shiva Shiva Hara Hara Hara Hara Namami Shankara Bhajamana Hare Ram Hara Hara Shiva Shiva Sadashiva Bhajamana Hare Ram Shiva Shiva Hiva Hara Hara

Subrahmanya is Shiva's son. He commands the army of the Devas - the angels who embody the higher spirit - in their victory over the Asuras, the demons who symbolize the lower spirit

268. Kailash Ki Shakti Shiva Kailash Ki Shakti Shiva Shankara Ki Jaya Jaya Yamun Ki Jaya Jaya Gang Ki Jaya Jaya

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Devi Kirtans Devi is the divine energy in the feminine form of the universal mother. Consciousness, also called Brahman, Shiva, Atman, Purusha, is the static, male pole. Creation, also called Maya, Shakti or Prakriti, is the dynamic, feminine pole.For many, it is easier to approach God in his feminine form: since the relationship with the earthly mother is usually stronger than the relationship with the father, it is easier to approach Durga than Shiva. Devi manifests as the gross, as the astral as well as the causal universe, and uses the forces of creation, maintenance and destruction. In every individual it is present as Maya (illusion), Avidya (ignorance), Trishna (desire / longing) and Krodha (anger). It is also present as Viveka (discernment), Vairagya (dispassion, lack of attachment) and Mumukshutva (desire for liberation).

Lakshmi is the goddess of luck, beauty and wealth. Lakshmi is the Mother of God who gives everything to her children, both in a spiritual and material sense. She is the wife of Vishnu. K 1, the black goddess, appears wild and impetuous, but is kind and gentle to those who are devoted to her. However, it demands total devotion from them.

It is the cause of both arrest and liberation of the individual. Since everything is a manifestation of Devi, nothing can happen without her favor. Devi is embodied in the figures of Durga, Lakshmi, Saraswati and K l: Durga represents ideal maternal love. She is shown riding a tiger, symbolizing the strength with which she protects her children. She is the wife of Shiva. Saraswati is the goddess of eloquence, wisdom, learning, knowledge, the arts and music. She is dressed in a white sari (Indian garment) and has a cheerful, calm expression on her face.

Durga, the embodiment of maternal love and cosmic energy.

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303. Gauri Gauri Gange R jeshwari Gauri Gauri Gange R jeshwar Gauri Gauri Gange Bhuvaneshwar Gauri Gauri Gange M heshwar Gauri Gauri Gange M teshwar ... M hkl ... M h lakshm ... P rvat ... Saraswat 304. Devi Devi Devi Devi Devi Devi Jagan Mohini Devi Devi Devi Jagan Mohini Chandrik Devi Chandamunda H rini Ch mundeshwari Ambike Devi (Samara Sagaran Taranam Cheyuvan Niraya M rgam Kettane Devi) Lakshmi (here with Ganesha and Saraswati) symbolizes beauty and active charity.

301. K l MK l MK l MK l MK l M (2x) Durg M ... Lakshmi M ... Saraswati M ... Maria M ... Mother M ... Be with me ... Set me free ... 302. Jaya Ho M t Jaya Ho M t Jaya Jagadamb R ja R jeshwari Shr Par tpari

Divine Mother, show us the right way to overcome the ocean of variability.

305. K l Durg Namo Namah K l Durge Namo Namah K l Durge Namo Namah Um P rvat nanda M yi K l Durge Namo Namah MK l Durge Namo Namah K l Durge Namo Namah (K l Durge Namo Namah K l Durge Namo Namah R ja R jeshwari nanda M Tripura Sundari nanda MM h Shakti nanda MMK l Durge Namo Namah K l Durge Namo Namah)

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306. Om M t K l Om M t K l Om M t Durg K l Durge Namo Namah K l Durge Namo Namah 307. Jaya Durge K l Jaya Durge Jaya Durge Jaya Durge K l Jaya M t Jaya M t Jaya Mah K l Jaya Amb K l Jagadamb K l 308.Durge Jaya Jaya Durge Jaya Jaya Durge Jaya Jaya Durita Niv rini Durge Jaya Jaya Durge Jaya Jaya Durge Jaya Jaya Bhava Bhaya H rini Bhav ni Jaya Jaya 309. D nod Dh rini D nod Dh rini Durita H rini Sattwa R jas Tama Triguna Dh rini Sandhy S vitri Saraswati G yatri S t J naki Pankaja Lakshm R dh R kmini Pankaja Lakshm 310. Om Aim Tripura Om Aim Tripura Devyai Cha Vidmahe Kl m K meshwaryai Cha Dh mahi Saum Tannah Kl ne Prachoday t

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Saraswati, the goddess of music, the arts, eloquence and wisdom.

311. Om Shakti Om Om Shakti Om Shakti Om Shakti Om Brahma Shakti, Vishnu Shakti Shiva Shakti Om Om Shakti Om Shakti Om Shakti Om Icch Shakti Kriy Shakti Jn na Shakti Om Om Shakti Om Shakti Om Shakti Om Devi Shakti M y Shakti Guru Shakt Om Shakti Om Shakti Om Shakti Om di Shakti, Par Shakti, M h Shakti Om Om Shakti Om Shakti Om Shakti Om

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Mayya Sharan gata t Yam K Tr sa Mit kara (2x) Parama G ti P t Om Jaya Gange M t rati M t Tumh ri Jo Koyi Nara G t D sa Voh Sahaja Mea Bhakta Voh Sahja Mea Mukti Ko P t Om Jaya Gange M t Karp ra Gauram Karun vat ram Sams ra S ram Bhujagendra H ram Sad Vasantam Hriday ra Vinde Bhavam Bhavani Sahitam Nam mi

K l symbolizes the transforming power, the change.

312.Sri Gang rati Om Jaya Gange M t Mayya Jaya Gange M t Jo Nara Tumako Dhy t (2x) Mana V nchita Phala P t Om Jaya Gange M t Chandra S Jyoti Tumh r Jala Nirmala t Mayya Jala Nirmala t Sharana Pade Jo Ter (2x) So Nara Tara J t Om Jaya Gange M t Putra Sagara Ke Tare Saba Jaga To Jnat Mayya Saba Jaga Ko Jn t Krip Drishti Tumh r (2x) Tribhuvana Sukha D t Om Jaya Gange M t Eka Hi B ra Jo Ter Sharan gata t

Bol Gang Maya Ki Jay Satchidananda Bhagavan Ki Jay Shri Satguru Swami Sivananda Maharaj Ki Jay Namah Parvati Pataye Hara Hara Mahadev

313. Namosthute Namosthute Namosthute Jaya Shr Durg Namosthute Namosthute Namosthute ... ... Shakti ... K l ... Lakshmi ...

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314.Devi rati Mayya Jaya Mangala M rati Mayya Jaya nanda Karani Tuma Ko Nishi Dina Dhy vata (2x) Hari Brahm Shivar Om Jaya Ambe Gauri M nga Sind ra Vir jata Tiko Mriga Mada Ko Mayya Tiko Mriga Mada Ko Ujjvala Se Dovu Nain (2x ) Chandra Vadana Niko Om Jaya Ambe Gauri Kanaka Sam na Kalevara Rakt mbara R je Mayya Rakt mbara R je Rakta Pushpa Vana M l (2x) Kanthana Para S je Om Jaya Ambe Gauri Kehari V hana R jata Khadga Khappara Dh ri Mayya Khadga Khappara Dh ri Sura Nara Muni Jana Sevita (2x) Tina Ke Dukha H ri Om Jaya Ambe Gauri K nana Kundala Shobhita N s gre Moti Mayya N s gre Moti Kotika Chandra Div kara (2x) R jata Sama Jyoti Om Jaya Ambe Gauri Shumbha Nishumbha Vid re Mahish sura Gh ti Mayya Mahish sura Gh ti Dh mra Vilochana N shini (2x) Nisha Dina Mada M ti Om Jaya Ambe Gauri Chousatha Yogini G vata Nritya Karata Bhair 50

Mayya Nritya Karata Bhair B jata T la Mridang (2x) Aru B jata Damar Om Jaya Ambe Gauri Bhuj Ch ra Ati Shobhita Shankha Khappara Dh ri Mayya Shankha Khappara Dh ri Mana V nchchita Phala P vata (2x) Sevata Nara N ri Om Jaya Ambe Gauri Kanchana Th la Vir jata Agara Kapura B ti Mayya Agara Kapura B ti Sri M la Ketu Mea R jata (2x) Koti Ratana Jyoti Om Jaya Ambe Gauri Y Ambe Ji Ki rati Jo Koyi Nita G ve Mayya Jo Koyi Nita G ve Kahata Siv nanda Sw mi (2x) Sukha Sampati P ve Om Jaya Ambe Gauri

315. Jaya Ambe Jaya Ambe Jagad mbe M t Bhav ni Jaya Ambe Durga Tin shini Durge Jaya Jaya K la Vin shini K l Jaya Jaya Um Ram Brahm ni Jaya Jaya R dh R kmini S t Jaya Jaya 316. Bhaja Mana M Bhaja Mana MMMM nandam yi MMM nandar pini MM

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319. Jaya Jagad Ambe Jaya Jagad Ambe Sit R dhe Gauri Durge Namo Namah Bhaja Ma K l Durge Namo Namah K l Durge Namo Namah Uma Parvati Ananada Mai K l Durge Namo Namah Ma K l Durge Namo Namah K l Durge Namo Namah K l Durge Namo Namah Jay Ma K l Durge Namo Namah 320. Jaya Durg Lakshmi Saraswati Jaya Durg Lakshmi Saraswati Sai Jagan M t Mam Pahi Jagan Mata Sai Jagan M t Mam Pahi Jagan M t 321. Jay M ta K l Jaya M t K l Jaya M t Durge K li Durge Namo Namah 322. Om K l Om M t Om K li Om M t Durg Devi Namo Namah Shakti Kundalini Jagadamba M t

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323. Om Parvati Ananda Ma Om Parvati Ananda Ma Om Parvati Ananda Ma K l Durg Namo Namah K l Durg Namo Namah (4x) Om Namah Shivaya Namah Shivaya Om Namah Shivaya Namah Shivaya Om Namah Shivaya Namah Shivaya Om Namah Shivaya Namah Shivaya

324. Shanti Jaya Jaya Jaya Shanti Jaya Jaya Jaya Shanti Jaya Jaya Jaya Shanti Jaya Jaya Jaya Shanti Jaya Om Ma Ananda Purnima Parvati Shanti Jaya 325. Shri Gang Stotram Devi Sureshwari Bhagavati Gange Tribhuvana T rini Tarala Tarange Shankara Mouli Vih rini Vimale Tava Pada Kamale B g rathi Sukha D yini M tah Stava Jala Mahim Nigame Khy tah

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326.Bhavani Jaya Jaya Bhavani Jaya Jaya Bhavani Jaya Jaya Kailash Ki Shakti Shiva 'Shankara Ki Jaya Jaya (Yamuna, Ganga) 327. Jagad Ambe Ma Jagad Ambe Ma Jagad Ambe Ma Jagad Ambe Ma Jagad Ambe Ma 328. Jaya Ma Durga Jaya Ma Durga Jaya Ma Durga Jaya Ma Durga Jaya Ma Durga

Guru Kirtans

Guru Kirtans Guidance is necessary on the spiritual path. We invoke the energy of the guru who is really within our own selves. As long as we are trapped in Maya (illusion), we can tune in to a real person from the present or the past who leads us over the numerous obstacles. Swami Sivananda was born on September 8th, 1887 in South India. After studying medicine, he went to Malaysia. There he ran a hospital and became known as the "Doctor of the Poor".

Many seekers still feel today that Swami Sivananda's guidance and grace are with them on their way. Some of the better known disciples of Swami Sivananda are the Swamis Chidananda (Chairman of the Divine Life Society in Rishikesh), Krishnananda, Brahmanananda, Venkatesananda, Vishnu-devananda (SYVC), Satyananda (Bihar School of Yoga), Hridayananada (France / Belgium), Satchidananda ( IYI in America), Jyotirmayananda (Florida), Sivananda Radha (Canada), as well as André van Lysebeth (Belgium), and Boris Sacharow (Germany).

In 1923 he gave up his job and all worldly ambitions in order to devote himself entirely to the search for the absolute. He settled in Rishikesh (Himalayas). Here he practiced intensive meditation, yoga exercises and asceticism. He attained nirvikalpa samadhi, the realization of the absolute. Swami Sivananda's light soon attracted many seekers. This is how the Sivananda Ashram and the Divine Life Society came into being in 1932. Swami Sivananda saw it as his task to spread the spiritual teachings of yoga in an understandable way for all people. He wrote nearly 300 books, founded the Yoga Vedanta Forest Academy, directed countless seekers and accompanied their spiritual progress. He sent some of his close disciples all over the world and thus contributed decisively to the worldwide spread of yoga. On July 14, 1963, Swami Sivananda left his body and reached Mahasamadhi.

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Swami Sivananda. His motto: "Serve, love, give, purify, meditate, realize".

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350. Gurur Brahm Gurur Brahm Gurur Vishnuh Gurur Devo Maheshwarah Guruh S ksh t Param Brahm Tasmai Shr Gurave Namaha Siv nanda Siv nanda Siv nanda P him m Sadguru Deva Sadguru Deva Sadguru Deva Raksham m 351. Vande Gurudev Vande Gurudev Jaya Jaya Gurudev Jaya Gurudev Jaya Jaya Gurudev Vande Gurudev Siv nanda Gurudev Jaya Shr Gurudev Siv nanda Gurudev 352. Gurudeva Gurudeva Gurudeva Jaya Gurudev Siv nand Guru Deva Jaya Gurudev If you want to be like him You must follow Him Not my will but Thy will my Lord Not my will but Thy want.

353. Deva Deva Siv nanda Deva Deva Siv nanda D na Bandhu P him m Chandravadana Mandah sa Premar pa Raksham m Sivananda, incarnation of divine love, brother of the humble, may he protect me. He has a face as pure as the moon, a gentle smile, the embodiment of love, may he protect me.

Madhura G t G nalola Jn nar pa P him m Samastaloka P jit ya Mohan nga Raksham m He who experiences joy while singing beautiful songs, embodiment of wisdom, may he protect me. He who is adored by all beings, who is made up of bewitching members, may he protect me.

Divya Gang T rav sa D na Sh la P him m P paharana Punya Sh la Paramapurusha Raksham m He who lives on the banks of the Ganges, who is generous, may he protect me.

He who removes sins, who is full of virtues, supreme Purusha, may he protect me.

Bhaktaloka Hridayav sa Sw min tha P him m Chitswar pa Chid nanda Namah Shiv ya Raksham m Sw mi Krishn nanda, the philosopher among the disciples of Sw mi Siv nanda, known for the sharpness of his mind. 54

He who rests in the hearts of the upright, God, may he protect me. He who is the embodiment of consciousness and bliss, greetings to the god Shiva, may he protect me.

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Sadguru Jay Sivananda Sadguru Jay Pahimam Sadguru Jay Sivananda Sadguru Jay Rakshamam

Sw mi Vishnu-dev nanda, 1927-1993, founder of the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers in the West.

354. Om Bhagav n Om Bhagav n Shr Bhagav n nanda Bhagav n Siv nanda Bhagav n

355. Jaya Gurudev Jaya Gurudev Jaya Jaya Gurudev Jaya Jaya Gurudev Jaya Jaya Gurudev Jaya Jaya S t R m Jaya Jaya Hanum n Jaya Jaya S t R m Jaya Jaya Hanum n Jaya Sadgurudev Siv nanda Bhagav n Sadgurudev Siv nanda Bhagav n Jaya Shiva Hara Shankara

Sw mi Chid nanda, follower of Swami Siv nanda in Rishikesh. Known for its simplicity, love and humility.

Sw mi Vivek nanda, 1863-1902, brought yoga to the West.

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357. Siv nanda Namah Om Siv nanda Namah Om Jaya Gurudev Om Guru Jaya Gurudev ya

S rad Devi was the wife of R makrishna and a saint.

R makrishna, 1834-1886, known for combining wisdom and love.

358. nanda Guru nanda Guru Om Siv nanda Guru Om nanda Guru Om Siv nanda Guru Om G t ... Krishna ... R ma ... Shiva ... Brahm ... Jesus ... Lakshmi ... etc. Ramana Maharishi, 1879-1950, was a great Jnana yogi

359. Guru Deva Ki Guru Deva Ki Gurudev Gurudev Guru Deva Ki Gurudev Deva Ki Gurudev Gurudev Guru Deva Ki Gurudev Gurudev

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G ndhi, 1869-1948, is considered a great yoga master. Shr Aurobindo (1872-1950)

nandam yi M, 1896-1982, called the "Blessed Mother". Yog nanda, 1893-1952, was the first yoga master to settle in the West.

360. Hara Hara Gurudeva Hara Hara Gurudeva Hara Hara Gurudeva Parabrahm Parameshwara Parabrahm Parameshwara

361. Jaya Guru Jaya Guru Jaya Guru Jaya Guru Jaya Shr R m Jaya R m Jaya Jaya R m S t R m Jaya R j R m Jaya Gauri Shankara S t R m Shiva Durg Shiva Durg Durg Durg Shiv Shiv Shiv K l Shiv K l K l K l Shiv Shiv 57

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Jaya M Jaya M Jaya M Jaya Jaya Bhagav n Jaya Jaya Bhagav n Jaya Bhagav n Jaya Jaya Siv nanda Lakshm N r yana Lakshmi N r yana Lakshm N r yana R m R dhe Govind R dhe Govind R dhe Govind Shy m mi Tom ri mi Tom ri mi Tom ri Priy Hey mi Tom ri I'm all yours, my God. Tumi Am ri Tumi Am ri Tumi Am ri N tha He Tumi Am ri You are all mine, my God. Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare Hare R ma Hare R ma R ma R ma Hare Hare

Mera Antara Timira With vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo Ignite my light with your light, oh Sadguru. Ignite my light with your light. Remove the darkness that covers my heart.

He Yogeshwara He Jn neshwara He Yogeshwara He Jn neshwara He Sarveshwara He Parameshwara He Sarveshwara He Parameshwara Nija Krip Baras vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo Oh lord of yoga, oh lord of knowledge, oh lord of all beings, oh great master, send us yours Grace.

Mer Antara Timira Mit vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo Hama B laka Tere Dw ra Pe ye Hama B laka Tere Dw ra Pe ye Mangala Darasa Dikh vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo We, your children, knock on your door. Please give us a vision of your auspicious figure.

Mer Antara Timira Mit vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo Sh sha Jhuk y Kare Teri rati Sh sha Jhuk y Kare Teri rati Prema Sudh Baras vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo We adore you, bow our head in front of you. Pour the nectar of your love about us. M t Amrit nanda-m yi, born in 1953, is a living Master.

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Mer Antara Timira Mit vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo Antara Me Yuga Yuga Se Soi Antara Me Yuga Yuga Se Soi Chiti Shakti Ko Jag vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo

Guru Kirtans Awaken this Chiti Shakti (Kundalini) that has been sleeping in us for ages.

Charana Sharana Lag vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo

Mer Antara Timira Mit vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo Sachchi Jyota J ge Hridaya Me Sachchi Jyota J ge Hridaya Me Soham N da Jag vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo

Oh immortal Sivananda. Let our lives be dedicated to you.

The true flame is alive in our hearts. Awaken in us the sound of the Soham mantra.

Mer Antara Timira Mit vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo J vana Siv nanda Avin shi J vana Siv nanda Avin shi

Mer Antara Timira With vo Sadguru Jyota Se Jyota Jag vo

363. Shri Guru Shri Guru Charanam Shri Hari Sharanam 364. Hari Om Sivananda Hari Om Sivananda Hari Om Sivananda Hari Hari Om Hari Hari Om

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Ved ntic chants and hymns Ved nta means “end of knowledge”. The Ved nta philosophy says that we are not a cage of flesh, nor the fleeting mind or limited personality, but the all pervading universal self, untouched by joy and sorrow. The Ved nta leads us to the realization that this world is unreal. Only Brahman (the Absolute, God) alone is real and the individual self is one with Brahman, the Absolute.