BHAIRAV SATOTRA HYMNS
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ABHINAVA GUPTA'S - BHAIRAV SATOTRA
SINGER: ASHWANI BEDEY DESHPANDEY
MUSIC: BAJAN SOPORI & ABHAY RUSTAM SOPORI
SLIDE SHOW COMPOSED BY SANJAY MOZA
vyApta charAchara bhAvavishESham chinmayamEkamanantamanAdimbhairavan AthamanAtha sharaNyam tvanmayachittayA hridi vandE:
who pervades the entire world who is the universal consciousness, without a second, eternal, who is the ultimate refuge to the helpless, I offer adoration to Him â€“ Lord Bhairava, from my heart deeply absorbed with concentrated mind.
tvanmayamEtadashEShamidAnIm bhAti mama tvadanugrahashaktyAtvam cha mahEsha sadaiva mamAtma svAtmayam mama tEna samastam:
O Mahesha! With the divine grace of thy kindness this entire universe looksnothing but thy manifestation ie, Bhairava himself is in the form of this universe, and without Bhairava this universe has no existence. Thus wherever I see thee O Bhairava, I see you as my own self and hence this entire universe tooseems to be my ownself.
svAtmani vishwagatE tvayi nAthE tEna na samsrutibhItih kathAstistasvapi durdhara dukha vimohatrAsavidhAyiShu karmagaNeShu:
O lord! This entire universe is thy manifestation and realizing myself as one with the universal being; how can I be frightened by austere and unbearable agony or sorrow as a result of frustration from endless actions that bind us to ceaseless circle of life and death.
Antaka mAm prati mA drishyamEnAm krodhakarAla tamAm vidadhIhiShankara sEvana chintanadhIro bhIShaNa bhairava shaktimayo(a)smi:
O antaka, the lord of Death! Do not cast your ghastly look upon me in wrathand dreadful posture. Absorbed in dedicated to Lord Shankara and adept inabsorbing meditation to Lord Shankara I am guarded with terrible andextraordinary energies of Bhairava, the Lord of Creation, Sustenance and Destruction.
itthamupoDa bhavanmaya samvid dIdhitadArita bhUrita mistrahmrityu yamAntaka karma pishAchairnAtha ! namostu na jAtubibhEmi:
O Lord of the worlds! Salutions to thee. I stand outshining by the raysemanating from thy universal conscious energy and the darkness of ignorance has been completely destroyed yielding to light and spiritual consciousness. The death, the Lord of the Death and the goblins of Karma do not terrify me.
prodita satyavibhodha mariachi prokshita vishwa padArtha sa tatvahbhAvaparAmrita nirbharapUrNE tvayyahamAtmani nirvrittimEmi:
With the dawn of the rays of eternal truth and the universal consciousness, Ihaving realized the basic fundamentals and reality of the objective world, haveattained salvation, liberation being full with the nectar flowing from theobjects with the complete identification of my soul with the universalconsciousness.
mAnasagocharamEti yadaiva klEshadashAtanutApa vidhAtrInAtha tadaiva mama tvadabhEdastotra parAmrita vriShTirudEti:
The moment the agony of worldly miseries disturb my mind, simultaneously thevery moment, the non-dualistic ideas (meditation) resulting in the raining ofshowers of nectar of oneness destroy all pains and sorrows of mine.
shankara! Satyamidam vratadAna snAna tapo bhava tApa vinAshitAvaka shAstra parAmritachintA syandhati chEtasi nirvritti dhAra:
O Shankara, Destroyer of all evils! It is a fact and truth that the universalmiseries are warded off by observing penances as keeping fasts, by giving danaand taking daily baths. But the meditation upon the devotional scriptures of thypraise bring about the showers of nectar leading to bliss and eternal joy.
nrityati gAyati hriShyati gADham samvadiyam mam bhairava nAthatvAm priyamApya sudarshanamEkam durlabhamanyajanaih samayajnam:
O Bhairava! You are matchless, you have the dearest and beautiful look, easilyaccessible by devotees, but inaccessible by people devoid of devotion. Myconsciousness having realized your real nature, enjoy through dancing andsinging in ecstasy.
vasurasapauShE kriShNadashamyAm abhinavaguptah stavamimamkarotyEna vibhurbhavamarusantApam shamayati jhaTiti janasya dayAluh:
Abhinava Gupta â€“ the great acharya composed this hymn in the month of Paushaon 10th day of the dark fortnight in the year 68 SE (900 AD) and owing to thishymn, all pervading Bhairava, being merciful, destroys all the world miseries ofhis devotees, instantaneously out of compassion.