Chidananda


Mantra: Chidananda

  • Complete Mantra:

    Manobuddhi ahamkara chita ni naham

    Nachashotre jiv-hey nachaghrana netre

    Nacha vioma bhoomir na tejoe na vayu

    Chidananda roopah shivoham shivoham

    Nachaprana saugno na vã puncha vayu

    Navah sapto dhatoo navaa puncha koshah

    Na waak pani paadam nachapasta paayu

    Chidananda roopah shivoham shivoham

    Na me dvãsha rago na me lobha mo-hoe

    Mado naiva me naiva matsarya bhava

    Na dharmo na chartoe na kaamo na moksha

    Chidananda roopah shivoham shivoham Na punyam na paapam na saukyum na dhukham

    Na mantro na tirtham name daa na yug na ha

    Aham bhoja namnaiva bhojyam na bhokta

    Chidananda roopah shivoham shivoham

    Na mrootyur na shanka na me jaati bheda

    Pita naiva me naiva maata na janma

    Na bandhur na mitram gurunaiva shishya

    Chidananda roopah shivoham shivoham

    Aham nirvekalpo nirakaara roopo

    Vibureviapya sarvatra sarvendriyani

    Sadame samatvah na muktir na bandha

    Chidananda roopah shivoham shivoham

  • Translation:

    I am eternal bliss, I am shiva.

    I am not the mind, intellect, ego nor consciousness.

    I am not the ears, tongue, nose or eyes. I am not space, earth, fire or wind.

    I am eternal bliss, I am shiva.

    I am not breathing power, the seven metals, nor the five coverings.

    I am not speech, hands, feet nor the rectum.

    I am eternal bliss, I am shiva.

    I am not envy, anger, nor craving nor attraction.

    I am not arrogance nor pride nor religion, wealth, lust nor liberation.

    I am eternal bliss, I am shiva.

    I am not virtue, sin, joy nor sorrow.

    I am not mantra, pilgrimage,

    offering, nor ritual fire.

    I am not food, the eating, nor the one who eats.

    I am eternal bliss, I am shiva.

    I am not death, doubt, nor discrimination of cast.

    I am not father, mother or birth.

    I am not brother, nor friend, nor guru, nor aspirant.

    I am eternal bliss, I am shiva.

    I am beyond concept, beyond form.

    I am all-pervading in all the senses.

    I see equality in all things, I am neither liberated nor in bondage.

    I am eternal bliss, I am shiva.

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