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Shiva Panchakshara Stotram: Nagendra Haraye - in sanskrit with meaning - Stotra on Sri Shiva

- composed by Sri Adi Shankaracharya

शिव पञ्चाक्षर स्तोत्रम्
Shiva Panchakshara Stotram
Sri Shiva
Sri Shiva

नागेन्द्रहाराय त्रिलोचनाय
भस्माङ्गरागाय महेश्वराय
नित्याय शुद्धाय दिगम्बराय
तस्मै न_काराय नमः शिवाय ॥१॥
Naagendra-Haaraaya Tri-Locanaaya
Bhasma-Angga-Raagaaya Mahe[a-Ii]shvaraaya |
Nityaaya Shuddhaaya Dig-Ambaraaya
Tasmai Na_Kaaraaya Namah Shivaaya ||1||

Meaning:
1.1: (I meditate on Shiva) Who has the King of Snakes as His Garland and Who has Three Eyes,
1.2: (I meditate on Shiva) Whose Body is Smeared with Sacred Ashes and Who is the Great Lord,
1.3: (I meditate on Shiva) Who is Eternal, Who is ever Pure and Who has the Four Directions as His Clothes ( signifying that He is ever Free ),
1.4: Salutations to that Shiva, Who is represented by syllable "Na",
The first syllable of the Panchakshara mantra "Na-Ma-Shi-Va-Ya".

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Shiva
मन्दाकिनीसलिलचन्दनचर्चिताय
नन्दीश्वरप्रमथनाथमहेश्वराय
मन्दारपुष्पबहुपुष्पसुपूजिताय
तस्मै म_काराय नमः शिवाय ॥२॥
Mandaakinii-Salila-Candana-Carcitaaya
Nandi-Iishvara-Pramatha-Naatha-Mahe[a-Ii]shvaraaya |
Mandaara-Pusspa-Bahu-Pusspa-Su-Puujitaaya
Tasmai Ma_Kaaraaya Namah Shivaaya ||2||

Meaning:
2.1: (I meditate on Shiva) Who is Worshipped with Waters from the River Mandakini and Smeared with Sandal Paste,
2.2: (I meditate on Shiva) Who is the Lord of Nandi and of the Ghosts and Goblins; Who is the Great Lord,
2.3: (I meditate on Shiva) Who is Worshipped with Mandara and Many other Flowers,
2.4: Salutations to that Shiva, Who is represented by syllable "Ma",
The second syllable of the Panchakshara mantra "Na-Ma-Shi-Va-Ya".

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Shiva
शिवाय गौरीवदनाब्जवृन्द_
सूर्याय दक्षाध्वरनाशकाय
श्रीनीलकण्ठाय वृषध्वजाय
तस्मै शि_काराय नमः शिवाय ॥३॥
Shivaaya Gaurii-Vadana-Abja-Vrnda-
Suuryaaya Dakssa-Adhvara-Naashakaaya |
Shrii-Niilakanntthaaya Vrssa-Dhvajaaya
Tasmai Shi_Kaaraaya Namah Shivaaya ||3||

Meaning:
3.1: (I meditate on Shiva) Who is Auspicious and Who is like the Sun Causing the Lotus-Face of Gauri (Devi Parvati) to Blossom,
3.2: (I meditate on Shiva) Who is the Destroyer of the Sacrifice (Yagnya) of Daksha,
3.3: (I meditate on Shiva) Who has a Blue Throat and has a Bull as His Emblem,
3.4: Salutations to that Shiva, Who is represented by syllable "Shi",
The third syllable of the Panchakshara mantra "Na-Ma-Shi-Va-Ya".

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Shiva
वशिष्ठकुम्भोद्भवगौतमार्य_
मूनीन्द्रदेवार्चितशेखराय
चन्द्रार्कवैश्वानरलोचनाय
तस्मै व_काराय नमः शिवाय ॥४॥
Vashissttha-Kumbhodbhava-Gautama-Aarya-
Muuni-Indra-Deva-Aarcita-Shekharaaya |
Candra-Aarka-Vaishvaanara-Locanaaya
Tasmai Va_Kaaraaya Namah Shivaaya ||4||

Meaning:
4.1: (I meditate on Shiva) Who is Worshipped by the Best and most Respected Sages like Vashistha, (Pot-Born sage) Agastya and Gautama ...
4.2: ... and also by the Devas, and Who is the Crown of the Universe,
4.3: (I meditate on Shiva) Who has the Chandra (Moon), Surya (Sun) and Agni (Fire) as His Three Eyes,
4.4: Salutations to that Shiva, Who is represented by syllable "Va",
The fourth syllable of the Panchakshara mantra "Na-Ma-Shi-Va-Ya".

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Shiva
यज्ञस्वरूपाय जटाधराय
पिनाकहस्ताय सनातनाय
दिव्याय देवाय दिगम्बराय
तस्मै य_काराय नमः शिवाय ॥५॥
Yajnya-Svaruupaaya Jattaa-Dharaaya
Pinaaka-Hastaaya Sanaatanaaya |
Divyaaya Devaaya Dig-Ambaraaya
Tasmai Ya_Kaaraaya Namah Shivaaya ||5||

Meaning:
5.1: (I meditate on Shiva) Who is the Embodiment of Yagnya (Sacrifice) and Who has Matted Hairs,
5.2: (I meditate on Shiva) Who has the Trident in His Hand and Who is Eternal,
5.3: (I meditate on Shiva) Who is Divine, Who is the Shining One and Who has the Four Directions as His Clothes ( signifying that He is ever Free ),
5.4: Salutations to that Shiva, Who is represented by syllable "Ya",
The fifth syllable of the Panchakshara mantra "Na-Ma-Shi-Va-Ya".

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Shiva
पञ्चाक्षरमिदं पुण्यं यः पठेच्छिवसंनिधौ
शिवलोकमावाप्नोति शिवेन सह मोदते ॥६॥
Pan.caakssaram-Idam Punnyam Yah Patthe-Shiva-Samnidhau |
Shivalokam-Aavaapnoti Shivena Saha Modate ||6||

Meaning:
6.1: Whoever Recites this Panchakshara (hymn in praise of the five syllables of Na-Ma-Shi-Va-Ya) near Shiva (Lingam),
6.2: Will Attain the Abode of Shiva and enjoy His Bliss.

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Translated by greenmesg

Sri Adi Shankaracharya
Stotras by Sri Adi Shankaracharya in this site:

01. Achyutashtakam
02. Annapoorna Stotram
03. Bhavani Ashtakam
04. Devi Aparadha Kshamapana Stotram
05. Dakshinamurthy Stotram
06. Ganesha Pancharatnam
07. Ganga Stotram
08. Jagannathashtakam
09. Kalabhairava Ashtakam
10. Kalika Ashtakam
11. Kamakshi Stotram
12. Kanakadhara Stotram
13. Lakshmi Nrisimha Karavalambam
14. Lalita Panchakam
15. Meenakshi Pancharatnam
16. Narmadashtakam
17. Nirvana Shatakam
18. Pandurangashtakam
19. Pratah Smarami
20. Ranganathashtakam
21. Sharada Bhujangam
22. Shiva Manasa Puja
23. Shiva Panchakshara Stotram
24. Shiva Pratah Smaran Stotram
25. Shivashtakam
26. Subramanya Bhujangam
27. Vishwanathashtakam
28. Yamunashtakam


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