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Jaya Shrila Sacchidananda Bhaktivinoda Thakura!
Jaya Shrila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura Prabhupada!
Jaya Shrila Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada!
Jaya Shrila Bhaktishashtri Parampada dasa Maharaja!
Jaya Shrila Bhakti Kumuda Santa Goswami!
Jaya Shrila Bhaktiratna Sadhu Swami Gaurangapada! More »« Less
nama om gaurangapadaya nitai-presthaya bhutale; shrimate bhaktiratna sadhu iti namine.
Gauranga-nama-lila-bhakta-dhama pracharine; Nityananda-Gauranga-nama-sahitya vitarine.
Oh Bhaktiratna, jewel of Bhakti, always sitting at the lotus feet of Shri Shri
Gauranga, forever bestowed by the mercy of Shri Nityananda Prabhu, may your
sincere devotion for Their Lordships be my goal and vision. Only by the mercy
of You, oh Gurudev, can Lord Nityananda glance at this most fallen soul. Praying
that this precious moment may once become reality, I take shelter of my most
beloved Guru Maharaja and meditate upon his kind instructions in causeless
From the most holy land of Navadwip, where Their Lordships enjoyed Their
graceful pasttimes, you are preaching and spreading Their Holy Names all over
Oh You merciful lakseshvara, In the most humble way, I would like to offer my
obeiscances unto you and to our beloved Guru parampara. Without these merciful
teachings, I would still be wandering the dark caves of ignorance. But that
most beatiful day, it was the Appearance of Lord Nrsimhadeva, you so mercifully
took me away from this darkness and showered your compassion by accepting me,
such a deeply fallen soul, as your disciple.
Although we are separated in both space and time, You are always in my heart.
I therefore offer my obeisances unto my divine spiritual master and protector,
who always is in ecstasy of Their Lorships, blissfully chanting Their Holy
Names. Your glances are full of mercy and bestow transcendental bliss. Oh dear
bonafide spiritual master, kindly keep on showering your magnanimous mercy
upon all the devotees.
Yours in the service of the Mantra rajas,
Damodara Svarupa dasa