Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram

 

Translated by

 

P.R.Ramachander

 

(This is a Bhajan written in Hindi. These are normally used for mass singing and prayer. The first stanza is called “Ram Dhun” and was very dear to Mahatma Gandhi)

 

Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram

Pati Tapavan Sita Ram

Eeshwar Allah Tero Naam

Sab Ko Sanmati De Bhagwan                                         1

 

The King Rama who is the Raghava, the Lord of Raghu,

He is the Sita Ram, who makes the sinner pure,

Easwara and Allaha are his names,

And let him give good thoughts to every one.

 

Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram

Pati Tapavan Sita Ram                                                    2

 

The King Rama who is the Raghava, the Lord of Raghu,

He is the Sita Ram, who makes the sinner pure,

 

Jal Mein Ram Thal Mein Ram

Sare Jag Mein Tu Hi Ram

Ram Ram Ram Ram

Prem Se Bolo Jai Siya Ram                                               3

 

Ram is in water, Ram is in the shore,

Ram is everywhere and so you are Ram,

Ram , Ram, Ram, Ram,

Tell with love, Ram, Sitha Ram.

 

Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram

Pati Tapavan Sita Ram

 

The King Rama who is the Raghava, the Lord of Raghu,

He is the Sita Ram, who makes the sinner pure,

 

Kaushalya Ke Pyare Ram

Dashrath Raj Dulare Ram

Ram Ram Ram Ram

Prem Se Bolo Jai Siya Ram                                                4

 

Ram who is darling of Kausalya,

Ram who is the pet of king Dasaratha,

Ram , Ram, Ram, Ram,

Tell with love , Ram, Sitha Ram.

 

Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram

Pati Tapavan Sita Ram                                                      5

 

The King Rama who is the Raghava , the Lord of Raghu,

He is the Sita Ram who makes the sinner pure,

 

Jag Mein So Sundar Naam

Sita Ram Jai Jai Shri Hanuman                                             6

 

It is the most pretty name of the world,

Sita Ram, Victory to Hanuman

 

Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram

Pati Tapavan Sita Ram                                                         7

 

The King Rama who is the Raghava , the Lord of Raghu,

He is the Sita Ram, who makes the sinner pure,