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Krishna Padambuja stotram (Malayalam)

(The prayer of the lotus feet of Krishna)

 

Translated by

P.R.Ramachander

 

(Here  is prayer of extreme devotion and utter simplicity.  Though it is supposed to be a prayer in Malayalam, only the last two stanzas(which are more of a addition to the prayer)  are in Sanskrit. This prayer is normally sung after completing the reading of Narayaneeyam.)

 

1.Mangalam, manjulam , Krishna padambujam,

Mangalya dhayakam, Krishna padambujam.

 

The lotus like feet of  Krishna is pretty and auspicious,

The  lotus like feet of Krishna grants auspiciousness.

 

2.Sankada nasanam Krishna padambujam,

Santhosha dayakam Krishna Padambujam

 

The lotus like feet of Krishna  destroys sorrows,

The lotus like feet of Krishna  produces joy.

 

3.Dushta vinasanam Krishna Padambujam,

Sishta jana priyam Krishna padambujam.

 

The lotus like feet of Krishna destroys bad people,

The lotus like feet of Krishna  is liked by disciplined people.

 

4.Mukthi pradhayakam Krishna padambujam,

Sakthi pradhayakam Krishna padambujam.

 

The lotus like feet of Krishna blesses us with salvation,

The lotus like feet of Krishna  provides us with power.

 

5.SAnmayam , chinmayam Krishna padambujam,

Kalmasha nasanam Krishna padambujam.

 

The lotus like feet of Krishna is full of truth and divinity,

The lotus like feet of Krishna is one which erases  all bad aspects.

 

6.Nishkalam nisthulam Krishna Padambujam

Nithya niramayam Krishna padambujam.

 

The lotus like feet of Krishna  has no end  and is incomparable.

The lotus like feet of Krishna is forever pure,

 

7. Ananda dayakam Krishna padambujam.

Aakula nasanam Kridhna padambujam,

 

The lotus like feet of Krishna is  the giver of joy.

The lotus like feet of Krishna destroys mean people,

 

8. Modha pradhayakam Krishna Padambujam.

Moha vinasanam  Krishna padambujam,

 

The lotus like feet of Krishna  gives  happiness.

The lotus like feet of Krishna cuts off attachments.

 

9.Sri Guruvaupuresa padambujam,

Sree yegidunnoro divya padambujam

 

The  lotus like  feet of the lord of Guruvayur,

Is a divine feel  which gives us wealth.

 

10. Nithyam namikkuga , nithyam bhajikkuga,

Nithyam sthuthikkuga , Krishna padambujam

 

Daily salute, daily sing about ,

And daily pray the lotus like feet of Krishna.