Sengalipuram Anantharama Deekshithar ,
(This prayer is addressed to the Lord Parthasarathy , the God presiding over the Parthasarathy temple of Thiruvallikeni of Chennai.)
Refrain to be repeated after every verse.
Sri Patha sarathya vesham –peetha,
Vasthradhi bhoosham Bhaje Bhaktha posham
I salute that lord who has put on the form of Charioteer of Arjuna m
Who is wearing an yellow dress and who nurtures his devotees.
1.Sri Kairavinyaa ssuthere – padma,
Nethram pavithram purare Sumithram,
Chandrabha vakthram suthothram –Rugmani ,
Sathya bhama sama slishta Gathram.
1.He who has lotus eyes in the shore of Kairavini,
Who is pure , who is a f good friend of destroyer of three cities,
Who has a shining face like that of a moon,
And who is hugged both by Rugmani and Sathyabhama.
2.Bheeshmadhi bana kshathaasyaam -bukthi,
Mukthi ye kalabaya bhakthair upasyam,
Vathsalya sampraptha dauthyadhi dasayam.
2,.He who has scars made by arrows of Bhishma and others,
Who is worshipped by devotees for getting prosperity and salvation,
Who has a smile that steals the troubles of his devotees,
And who took up the job due to the affection he had.
3.lOkaa vanayatha leelam -pooji,
Thaaneka Devendra lokaika palam,
Sri Devaki punya balam- aahru-,
Thaaneka gopi suvarnamachelam.
3.He who undertook sports to protect the world ,
Who is worshipped by Devendra and other devas,
Who is the blessed child of Devaki and who,
Stole several golden apparels of Gopis.
4.Bahu dwayopetha deham-paancha,
Janyaakhya sanka sphuraddaksha bahum,
Sri gaaruda sweeya vaham –puthra ,
Pouthraadhi sampoornakaamakhya puthram.
4,He who has two arms in his body , who,
Holds the conch called Pancha janya in his right hand,
Who has Garuda as his steed, and whose home ,
Is filled with sons and grand sons.
5.Vame kare charu chakram – vaara,
Nendrarthaa samchinna samsaptha nakram,
Karunya sampoorna nethram – sweeya ,
Soundarya sampoorna kamakha putham.
5.He who holds pretty divine wheel on his left hand
Who killed the cursed crocodile to save the king of elephants,
Who has eyes filled with mercy, and who has ,
A son who is completely filled with beauty.
6.Lakshmi nrusimhaadhyupetham –ranga,
Nadhena devena nithyam sametham,
Bhathaiadaa sadhugeetham –sweeya,
Bhakthaaya Parthaya samproktha geetham.
6.He who is with Lord Lakshmi Narasimha-who,
Daily shines with the god Ranganadha, whois,
Constantly praised by devotees and who taught,
Bhagwad Gita to his own devotee Arjuna.
7.Bhakthyakrutham stotra rathnam- Deekshi,
Thananantha ramena sarvartha sadyai ,
Nithyam padeth Bhakthi saayi-Vasu,
Deva prasadho bhavadeva thasya.
7.This gem of a prayer composed by ,
Anatha Rama Dekshitha for fulfillment of all desires,
If read with devotion daily by a devotee.
He would definitely get the grace of Vasudeva.