Dakshinamurthy Stotram. Sri Dakshinamurthy. ध्यानं. Sri Dakshinamurthy मौनव्याख्या प्रकटित परब्रह्मतत्त्वं युवानं वर्षिष्ठांते. Even during his time, this stotra was difficult to comprehend and it became necessary for one of his disciples, Sureshwaracharya to write a commentary called. Both of the works, along with a lucid commentary of the dakshinamurti stotra, has been published by the Sringeri Math. The book is called ‘Sridakshinamurti.

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It is only He who can destroy, this veil of ignorance, And wake us up from this state of deceit.

sri dakshiNAmurthy sloka by Adisankarar

The following three stanzas as well as the first stanza are chanted after the main stotra: The embodiment of Dakshinamurti in the Guru, by whose grace and grace alone the illumination becomes apparent is saluted in the fourth line of each sloka in the hymn.

To damshinamurti sake of which supreme Brahman, The universe is shining as self, Which is Movable and immovable, with its aspects? It differs from every other attempt in a very basic sense, in stotrxm it is holistic rather than purely reductionist. Similar to the Sun when being masked by the serpent Rahu, Knows that it was existing, once the dakshinamurtii is over That man whose senses are suppressed When he is asleep, Because of the veil of illusion, Realizes that he was in the state of sleep, When he wakes up.

I surrender to THAT, who projected brahma at the beginning of the creation and revealed vedas. Log in Request dakshinamugti. Dakshinamurti is an aspect of Shiva as a guru of all types of knowledge, and bestower of jnana.

Another beautiful commentary on the work is tattvasudhaa by svayamprakaashayatinindra. Even during his time, this stotra was difficult to comprehend and it became necessary for one of his disciples, Sureshwaracharya to write a commentary called Manasollasa to this stotra.

There are large number of books and commentaries on this commentary itself. This simile of a pot with holes for the body occurs in many places in Indian philosophy.

Dakshinamurthy Stotram – In sanskrit with meaning

I offer my profound salutations to the auspicious Guru, who is an embodiment of Dakshinamurti, and whose grace is responsible for the illumination. The Dakshinamurti Stotra is arguably the most important small verse to be attributed to Adi Shankara.


The Self exists as pure being even though unrecognized due to the veil of Maya. Retrieved from ” https: Word meanings The following words and meanings are added as an appendix to allow the dkashinamurti to learn Sanskrit words. In the Hindu mythologyDakshinamurti is an incarnation of Shivathe supreme god of knowledge.

Retrieved from ” http: He, by whose light the unreal universe appears dakshinmurti, teaches the truth of brahman to those who want to know the Atman through the vedic statement tattvamasi thou art That and He Who puts an end to the samsaric cycle – to that Dakshinamurti, who is embodied in the auspicious Guru, I offer my profound salutations.

By the recital, contemplation and meditation of this hymn, the disciple attains the state of oneness with Atman and realizes his unity with the universe,thus becoming the very essence of the eightfold manifestation.

It is similar to his seeing due to illusion, During the state of sleep, That the one real fact appears as many different truths, And he realizes,when he wakes up and sees the reality, That he is really the one and only one soul. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

The concept of the Athma, Which is explained in this poem of praise, Hearing which, understanding which, Meditating which and singing which, Dakdhinamurti would attain the state of the godliness, And the great state of self realization, And also you would get the eight powers of occult, Without any problems in between. Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend. Etotram above stanza tells us that the world which is outside us is same as our soul but we see them as different entities due to the veil of ignorance.

The recital of this hymn, accompanied with contemplation of the meaning, is said to enable one to reach the plentitude of realization and become one with the Brahman.

I praise and salute that Dakshinamrthy, Who faces the south, Who dakshinaurti the true nature of the supreme BrahmanThrough his state of silence, Who is young in looks, Who is surrounded by disciples who are old Sages, Whose minds are fixed on BrahmanWho is the greatest of teachers, Who shows the Chinmudhra [1] by his hand, Who is personification of happiness, Who is in the state of extreme joy within himself, And who has a smiling face.


May peace be on us for ever.

The universe is the reflection of a mirror. This verse is usually recited at the end of the recital of the above hymn. Salutations to that Dakshinamufti, Who is the teacher of the entire world, Who is the doctor to those, Afflicted by the disease of birth and death, And who is the treasure hose of all knowledge.

Salutations to him who shines and exhibits, Himself by the beatific Chinmudhra of the hand, That he exists within the humans as self, Forever and non changing, Even during the changing states of childhood, youth and old age And even during the states of sleep, dream and wakefulness. More on the knowledge of Atman can be found in brihadaranyaka upanishhad 4. Wikipedia articles needing context from October All Wikipedia articles needing context Wikipedia introduction cleanup from October All pages needing cleanup All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from December AUM yo brahmaaNaM vidadhaati puurvam.

The mind, senses and intellect are all able to only discern the reflection of the Atman. As soon as dqkshinamurti wake up, we realize that the dream is false and even while seeing our image in the mirror, we know that we are not seeing us in the mirror but our image.

Sri Dakshinamurthy Stotram

A person on awakening becomes aware that he was asleep earlier and the dream was unreal. This is denial of the Dakshinamurri theory that, when we are asleep there is nothingness. May shri daksinamurti lead us from ignorance to Truth. The fact that one requires over pages to explain the sridakshinamurti stotra provides an idea of the depth required to understand the stotra.