Sunday, June 12, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 552

sarvamrtyun nivarayati iti tatha
She who wards off all (types of) deaths, i.e., accidental death, natural death and untimely death.

Saturday, June 11, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 551

savesam vyadhinam prasamani

She who cures each and every disease.

Vyadhi includes old age too.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 550


viyad adih yasya, tat etadrsah jagatah prasute sa
She who gave birth to the entire universe beginning with the other.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 549


She is called so because she is the vidya which confers salvation

Or, vidya means a certain kind of kala which is in the light, i.e., tejas

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 548


1) vimarsah eva rupam (saktih) yasyah sa

She who is in the vimarsa form.
According to this interpretation, vimarsa means the first vibration of parabrahman who is in the prakasa aspect.

2) vimarsah (vacakah sabdova) sa eva rupam (nirupakam) nirupyam va asyah
According to the interpretation , the word vimarsa means significant words or speech by which she is described.

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 547


bandhura(unnatanata) alakah (=curnakuntalah) yasyah sa
Who has curly hair.

The name Barbaralaka is accepted by tradition (by sampradaya)

Monday, June 6, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 546


bandham mocayati sa
She who removes the bondages

Here the word bandha means the bond of ignorance or prison

Sunday, June 5, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 545

pulomjaya (=indranya) arcita
She who is worshipped by Indrani

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 544

Punye (vihitakarmarupe) srvanakirtane yasyah sa

Hearing of whim and praising of whom is holy, i.e., whose acts and achievements described in words confer holy merits when they are narrated or listened to.

Friday, June 3, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 543

(praktanaih) punaih labya
She who is attained through righteousness
The word Punya means the merit earned through austerities in the previous birth

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 542

punya(=punyaprada) kirtih yasyah sa
She whose glory is the purifier. Her glory purifies Her devotees.

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Lalita Sahasranama # 541


1) na vidyate uttana yasyah sa
She is so called because no one else could be thought superior to her.
2) na nutta (paraprerita) ma=(buddhih aisvaryam va) yasyah
According to this interpretation, the word anutta means not depending and ma means intelligence or dominion. Hence she is one whose power or knowledge is not derived from any other source but is self-possessed.