Friday, January 25, 2008

108 Names of Krishna

Shri Krishna Astottara Shatanamava
(108 Names of Krishna)

(to be read on Wednesdays)


Om Sree-krushnaya namah
Om Kamala-nadhaya namah
Om Vaasu-devaya namah
Om Sanaa-tanaya namah
Om Vasu-devatma-jaaya namah
Om Punyaya namah
Om Leelaa-manusha-vigrahaya namah
Om Sree-vatsa-koustubha dharaya namah
Om Yashoda-vatsalaaya namah
Om Haraye namah
Om Chaturbha-jaatta-chakrasi-gada shankham bujayu-dhaya namah
Om Devakee-namda-naaya namah
Om Sreeshaya namah
Om Nanda-gopa-prayatma-jaya namah
Om Yamuna-vega-samharine namah
Om Bala-bhadra-prayanu-jaaya namah
Om Putana-jivita-haranaya namah
Om Shakata-sura-bhamjanaya namah
Om nanda-vraja-jana-nandine namah
Om Sachida-namda-vigrahaya namah
Om Navaneeta-viliptamgaya namah
Om Navani-tana-taya namah
Om Anaghaya namah
Om Navanee-tana-vaharaya namah
Om Mukunda-prasada-kaya namah
Om Shoda-shastri-sahasreshaya namah
Om Tribhamgine namah
Om Madhura-krutaye namah
Om Shuka-vaaga-mrutab-dhimdave namah
Om Govindaya namah
Om Goginampataye namah
Om Vatsa-palana-samcharine namah
Om Denuka-sura-bhamjanaya namah
Om Trunee-kruta-truna-vartaya namah
Om Yama-larjuna-bhamjanaya namah
Om Uttalottala-betre namah
Om Tamala-shyamala-krutaye namah
Om Gipa-giipee-shvaraya namah
Om Yogine namah
Om Koti-surya-sama-prabhaya namah
Om Dvaraka-nayakaya namah
Om I-lapataye namah
Om Param-jyotishe namah
Om Yada-vendraya namah
Om Yadu-dvahaya namah
Om Vana-maline namah
Om Peeta-vasase namah
Om Paari-jataa-pahara-kaya namah
Om Govardhana-chaloddhartre namah
Om Gopa-laaya namah
Om Sarva-palakaya namah
Om Ajaaya namah
Om Niranjanaya namah
Om Kaama-janakaya namah
Om Kamja-lochanaya namah
Om Madhughne namah
Om Madhura-nadhaya namah
Om Dvaraka-nayakaya namah
Om Baline namah
Om Brunda-vanamta-samcharine namah
Om Tulasee-dama-bhushanaya namah
Om Syamantaka-mani-hartre namah
Om Nara-narayanat-makaya namah
Om Kubja-krushnambara-dharaya namah
Om Maene namah
Om Parama-purashaya namah
Om Mushti-kasura-chanura mallayuddha visharadaya namah
Om Samsara-vairene namah
Om Kamsarine namah
Om Murarine namah
Om Nara-kanta-kaya namah
Om Anadi-bramha-charine namah
Om Krushna-vyasana-karsha-kaya namah
Om Sishu-pala-sira-chetre namah
Om Duryodhana-kulanta-krute namah
Om Vidura-krura-vadaya namah
Om Vishva-rupa-pradarsha-kaya namah
Om Satya-vachaye namah
Om Satya-samkalpaya namah
Om Satya-bhama-rataya namah
Om Jaene namah
Om Subhadra-purva-jaya namah
Om Vishnave namah
Om Bheeshma-mukti-prada-yakaya namah
Om Jagad-gurave namah
Om Jaganna-dhaya namah
Om Venu-nada-visharadaya namah
Om Vrushabha-sura-vidhvamsine namah
Om Baana-surakaranta-krute namah
Om Yudhishtira-prati-shtatre namah
Om Barhi-barhi-vatansa-kaya namah
Om Pardha-saradhaye namah
Om Avyaktaya namah
Om Geetaa-mruta-mahoda-dhaye namah
Om Kaliya-phani-manikya-ranjita sree-padam-bhujaaya namah
Om Damodaraya namah
Om Yagyna-bhoktre namah
Om Dana-vendra-vinasha-kaya namah
Om Narayanaya namah
Om Parasmai-bramhane namah
Om Pannaga-shana-vahanaya namah
Om Jala-krida-samasakta-gopi vastra-pahara kaya namah
Om Punya-shlokaya namah
Om Teerdha-padaya namah
Om Veda-vedyaya namah
Om Dayani-dhaye namah
Om Sarva-teerdhat-makaya namah
Om Sarva-graha-rupine namah
Om Parat-paraya namah

Iti Shree Krishna Astottara Shatanamava Samaptam


The below are the translations of the above names. When I get a chance, I will make the cross referencing complete. Until then, here is the translation of the above names of Krishna into English:

II 108 Names of Lord Krishna II

NAMES MEANING
Achala Still Lord
Achyuta Infallible Lord
Adbhutah Wonderful God
Adidev The Lord Of The Lords
Aditya The Son Of Aditi
Ajanma One Who Is Limitless And Endless
Ajaya The Conqueror Of Life And Death
Akshara Indestructible Lord
Amrut One Who Is Sweet As Nectar
Anaadih One Who Is The First Cause
Anandsagar Compassionate Lord
Ananta The Endless Lord
Anantajit Ever Victorious Lord
Anaya One Who Has No Leader
Aniruddha One Who Cannot Be Obstructed
Aparajeet The Lord Who Cannot Be Defeated
Avyukta One Who Is As Clear As Crystal
Balgopal The Child Krishna, The All Attractive
Bali The Lord Of Strength
Chaturbhuj Four-Armed Lord
Danavendra Granter Of Boons
Dayalu Repositiory Of Compassion
Dayanidhi The Compassionate Lord
Devadidev The God Of The Gods
Devakinandan Son Of Mother Devaki
Devesh Lord Of The Lords
Dharmadhyaksha The Lord OF Dharma
Dwarkapati Lord Of Dwarka
Gopal One Who Plays With The Cowherds, The Gopas
Gopalpriya Lover Of Cowherds
Govinda One Who Pleases The Cows, The Land And The Entire Nature
Gyaneshwar The Lord Of Knowledge
Hari The Lord Of Nature
Hiranyagarbha The All Powerful Creator
Hrishikesh The Lord Of All Senses
Jagadguru Preceptor Of The Universe
Jagadisha Protector Of All
Jagannath Lord Of The Universe
Janardhana One Who Bestows Boons On One And All
Jayantah Conqueror Of All Enemies
Jyotiraaditya The Resplendence Of The Sun
Kamalnath The Lord Of Goddess Lakshmi
Kamalnayan The Lord With Lotus Shaped Eyes
Kamsantak Slayer Of Kamsa
Kanjalochana The Lotus-Eyed God
Keshava One Who Has Long, Black Matted Locks
Krishna Dark-Complexioned Lord
Lakshmikantam The Lord Of Goddess Lakshmi
Lokadhyaksha Lord Of All The Three Lokas (Worlds)
Madan The Lord Of Love
Madhava Knowledge Filled God
Madhusudan Slayer Of Demon Madhu
Mahendra Lord Of Indra
Manmohan All Pleasing Lord
Manohar Beautiful Lord
Mayur The Lord Who Has A Peacock Feathered-Crest
Mohan All Attractive God
Murali The Flute Playing Lord
Murlidhar One Who Holds The Flute
Murlimanohar The Flute Playing God
Nandgopala The Son Of Nand
Narayana The Refuge Of Everyone
Niranjana The Unblemished Lord
Nirguna Without Any Properties
Padmahasta One Who Has Hands Like Lotus
Padmanabha The Lord Who Has A Lotus Shaped Navel
Parabrahmana The Supreme Absolute Truth
Paramatma Lord Of All Beings
Parampurush Supreme Personality
Parthasarthi Charioteer Of Partha - Arjuna
Prajapati Lord Of All Creatures
Punyah Supremely Pure
Purshottam The Supreme Soul
Ravilochana One Who Eye Is The Sun
Sahasraakash Thousand-Eyed Lord
Sahasrajit One Who Vanquishes Thousands
Sahasrapaat Thousand-Footed Lord
Sakshi All Witnessing Lord
Sanatana The Eternal Lord
Sarvajana Omniscient Lord
Sarvapalaka Protector Of All
Sarveshwar Lord Of All Gods
Satyavachana One Who Speaks Only The Truth
Satyavrata The Truth Dedicated Lord
Shantah Peaceful Lord
Shreshta The Most Glorious Lord
Shrikanta Beautiful Lord
Shyam Dark-Complexioned Lord
Shyamsundara Lord Of The Beautiful Evenings
Sudarshana Handsome Lord
Sumedha Intelligent Lord
Suresham Lord Of All Demi-Gods
Swargapati Lord Of Heavens
Trivikrama Conqueror Of All The Three Worlds
Upendra Brother Of Indra
Vaikunthanatha Lord Of Vaikuntha, The Heavenly Abode
Vardhamaanah The Formless Lord
Vasudev All Prevailing Lord
Vishnu All Prevailing Lord
Vishwadakshinah Skilfull And Efficient Lord
Vishwakarma Creator Of The Universe
Vishwamurti Of The Form Of The Entire Universe
Vishwarupa One Who Displays The Universal Form
Vishwatma Soul Of The Universe
Vrishaparvaa Lord Of Dharma
Yadavendra King Of The Yadav Clan
Yogi The Supreme Master
Yoginampati Lord Of The Yogis

From indif.com
http://indif.com/nri/names/krishnanames.asp

1 comment:

mohit said...

Must be an enjoyable read The Slayer Of Kamsa by Ashok Banker. loved the way you wrote it. I find your review very genuine and orignal, this book is going in by "to read" list.