DWADASH JYOTIRLINGAM STOTRAM ( द्वादश ज्योतिर्लिंगम स्तोत्रम )


Jyotirlingam is a devotional object representing the god Shiva. Jyoti  means ‘radiance’ and  lingam the ‘mark or sign’ of Shiva, or a symbol of the pineal gland; Jyotirlingam thus means the The Radiant sign of The Almighty. There are twelve traditional Jyotirlinga shrines in India. The worship of the Jyotirlingas has great significance and importance in the Hindu religion. This ...

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NIRVANASHATAKAM ( निर्वाणषटकम् )


The great  Sri Adi Shankaracharya  of the eighth century summarized the entirety of Advaita Vedanta (non-dualistic philosophy) in six stanzas. Nirvanashatakam is a beautiful poem written by Adi Shankaracharya, in which the state of Jnana, the Paramartika Satya is beautifully explained. Adi Shankaracharya explains how one should investigate into the true nature of Atman/Brahman by rejecting the Anatma’s (Non-Self) that ...

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SHIVA TANDAV STOTRA ( शिव तांडव स्तोत्र )

Shiva Tandav Stotra

The Shiva Tandav Stotra is a devotional hymn recited by the King of Lanka Ravana in praise of Shiva. Ravan seeks the blessings of Shiva and implores him to grant him the boon of liberation from the unending cycle of life and death. This stotra describes the various qualities of Shiva. || शिव तांडव स्तोत्र ||  || Shiva Tandav Stotra ...

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SHIV MANAS POOJA ( शिव मानस पूजा )

Shiv Manas Puja

The Shiv Manas pooja composed by Adi Shankaracharya is a unique prayer. While reciting this prayer, the devotee does not offer anything material as an offering to Shiva. Everything is on the mental level. All that one wants to offer to Shiva is offered in the mind of the devotee reciting this prayer. || शिव मानस पूजा || || Shiv ...

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SHIVA PRATAH SMARAN STOTRAM ( शिवप्रातःस्मरणस्तोत्रम् )


This is a stotra on Lord Shiva. It is recited in the early morning to invoke God’s blessings. It is composed by Sri Shankaracharya. In the morning regular chanting of  Shiva Pratah Smaran Stotram gives peace of mind and keeps away all the evil from your life and makes your healthy , wealthy and prosperous. || शिवप्रातःस्मरणस्तोत्रम् || ||Shiva Pratah ...

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SHRI ARDHA NAARIISWARA ASHTKAM( अर्धनारीश्वर अष्टकम् )


This great stotra is a prayer to Lord Shiva in the form of Ardha Nareeswara. It was written by Adi Shankaracharya. . Regular chanting of  Shri ardha naariiswara ashtkam gives peace of mind and keeps away all the evil from your life and makes your healthy , wealthy and prosperous. ||अर्धनारीश्वर अष्टकम् || || Shri ardha naariiswara ashtkam ||   ...

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