Narasimha dwadasa Nama stotram

(Twelve names of Narasimha)

 

Translated by

 

P.R.Ramachander

 

Pradhamam thu Mahaa jwalo , dwitheeyam thu ugra kesari,

Thritheeyam Vajra damshtro , Chathurthothu Visaradha.                 1

 

Firstly great flame , secondly the angry lion,

Thirdly one with diamond like teeth ,

Fourthly  the great expert.

 

Panchamam Narasimhascha , Sashta Kasyapa mardhana,

Sapthamo yathu hantha cha , ashtamo Deva vallabho.                      2

 

Fifthly the Man-lion, Sixthly the killer of Kasyapa’s son,

Seventhly Killer of Asuras  and eighthly the Lord of devas.

 

Nava Prahaladha Varadho , dasamo Anantha hasthaka,

Ekadaso Maha Rudro, Dwadaso Tharunasthadha.                               3

 

Ninthly The one who blessed Prahlada, tenthly the one with endless hands,

Eleventh the great God who is angry  and twelfth the   one helps at right time.

 

Dwadasani namani Nrusimhasya  Mahathmana,

Manthra raja ithi jnatham , Sarva papa vinasanam,                              4

 

These twelve names of the great God Narasimha,

Is called the king of chants  and destroys all sins.

 

Kshaya apasmara kushtadhi , thapa jwara nivaranam,

Raja dware  , Maha Gore  sangrame cha  Jalandhare                           5

 

Giri gahara aaranye Vyagra chora maya dish,

Ranecha marane  chaiva  samatham paramam Shubham.                       6

 

This cures Tuberculosis, epilepsy , leprosy and Typhoid,

And is helpful in gate of the king, I horrible wars and inside water.

 

It helps in mountains and forests populate  by tigers and robbers,

And in war and death  it helps to get out safely  and later attain salvation.

 

Satham aavarthayeth yasthu muchyathe  Vyadhi bhandanath,

Aavarthayantha  sahasram thu labhathe Vanchitham phalam.                       7

 

Repeating hundred times  would help you get out of diseases and imprisonment,

And repeating it one thousand times would help you get what you want.