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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I offer my profound salutations to Shri maha dakshinamurti, the remover of the worldly samasric bonds binding us, Who is to be meditated upon as the one sitting under a banyan tree and bestowing dakshnamurti GYana instantly on all the sages and the devoted disciples. He, by whose light the unreal universe appears real, 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.

The brillance of sun exists even when intercepted by Rahu during eclipse. Similar the sun existing even when stotrxm is eclipse, we exist when we are sleeping. 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.

Similar to the image of a town as seen in the mirror, When one sees the dakshinzmurti of the world within him, The world appears as if it is outside. AUM yo brahmaaNaM vidadhaati puurvam. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. There are large number of books and commentaries on this commentary itself. He in whom this universe, prior to its projection was present like a tree in a seed unmanifestedand by whose magic this was transformed manifested in various forms, by His own will similar to a yogi’s- to that Dakshinamurti, who is embodied in the auspicious Guru, I offer my profound salutations.

Sri Dakshinamurthy Stotram

The inspiration turns my intellect towards Atman. My many thanks to Shrii Ganesan deepa tiac. The stotraM aids in the comprehension of the fact that Dakshinamhrti, Ishvara and Brahman are all the same on the plane of Reality.

The Truth is the supreme Brahman, the one without a second.


Like the germ inside the seed is its part, But becomes different after development The many places and time which are before us, Are drawn by illusion in the board of life in a peculiar manner, By a great savant or an expert Siddha, Who can create them as per their will, Salutation to the God facing the south, Who is the greatest teacher.

Those great philosopherswho think that, The body, the soul and the fickle intellect, The concept of emptiness and all other nothingness, Are nothing but themselves, Are similar to the women childrenblind and the ignorant. Their comprehension is worse than that of women, children, blind and the dull. Adhi Sankara has written very many great Stotras prayers but here is a unique prayer, which is not only a prayer but the summary of all the philosophy that he has taught.

The Self exists as pure being even though unrecognized due to the veil of Maya. A person on awakening becomes aware that he was asleep earlier and the dream was unreal.

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. Both of the works, along with a lucid commentary of the dakshinamurti stotra, has been published by the Sringeri Math. Actually, it is the realization that you are already and always Brahman. The Dakshinamurti Stotra is arguably the most important small verse to be attributed to Adi Shankara.

This aspect of Shiva is his dalshinamurti as the supreme or the ultimate awareness, understanding and knowledge. Unlike most of the stotras of Hindu godswhich are in the form of description of anthropomorphic forms, or mythological deeds of those gods, Dakshinamurti Stotra takesform of conceptual and philosophical statements.

I praise and salute that Dakshinamrthy, Who faces the south, Who explains 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.

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 dxkshinamurti the hymn.


The fact that one requires over pages to explain the xtotram stotra provides an idea of the depth required to understand the stotra. The following words and meanings are added as an appendix to allow the reader to learn Sanskrit words.

This simile of a pot with holes for the body occurs in many places in Indian philosophy. October Learn how and when to remove this template message.

Dakshinamurthy Stotram – In sanskrit with meaning

Retrieved from ” http: Of water, fire, air, space, The sun, moon and the individual soul, Dakshinaamurti also to those who examine the truth behind, The meaning of this universe and find, That it Consists of nothing but, The God who is every where. Word meanings The following words and meanings are added as an appendix to allow the reader to learn Sanskrit words. The concept of the Athma, Which is explained in this poem of praise, Hearing which, understanding which, Meditating which and singing which, One would attain the state of the godliness, And dakshinamurhi great state of self realization, And also you would get the eight powers of occult, Without any problems in between.

To the sake of which supreme Brahman, The universe is shining as self, Which is Movable and immovable, with its aspects? 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.

Dakshinamurti is an aspect of Shiva as a guru of all types of knowledge, and bestower of jnana. May peace be on us for ever. May shri daksinamurti lead us from ignorance to Truth. This verse is usually recited at the end of the recital of the above hymn. Senses, the body etc cannot be the absolute truth as they are transient.

Similarly, a person who awakens to the consciousness of the Self recognizes his previous state of ignorance as unreal.

Our body prevents us from seeing the truth the light from outside that we are the Brahman and lets out light though the sensory organs and makes us deceive ourselves by feeling that we are happy. The book has two volumes and over pages.