Sudarshana Ashtakam – Powerful Hindu Shloka to Cure Illness

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Sudarshana Ashtakam : Sudarshana Ashtakam is a highly powerful prayer dedicated to Lord Sudarshana, the main weapon of Lord Vishnu. Sudarshan Charkra is considered as the main weapon of Lord Vishnu. The mantra consists of eight verses praising Lord Sudarshana. Hence, the term ‘Ashtakam’, meaning eight verses. Lord Sudarshana is also known as ‘Hatharaja’, or the king of weapons. Sudarshana Astakam was composed by Vedanta Desika. It is believed that those who chant Sudarshana Ashtakam with devotion will fulfill all his desires and will be able to remove any obstacles in life because of the glorious boon granting powers of the Lord Sudarshana. Please find Sudarshana Ashtakam Lyrics below in Hindi and English.

Shri Sudarshana Ashtakam | श्री सुदर्शनाष्टकं 

The Sudarshana Chakra (Sanskrit:सुदर्शन चक्र) is a spinning, disk-like weapon literally meaning “Disk of Auspicious Vision”, having 108 serrated edges used by the Hindu God Vishnu or Krishna. Please find Sudarshanashtakam Mantra’s Lyrics in Hindi and English with translation.

Sri Sudarshana Ashtakam – श्री सुदर्शन अष्टकम्

प्रतिभटश्रेणि भीषण वरगुणस्तोम भूषण जनिभयस्थान तारण जगदवस्थान कारण ।
निखिलदुष्कर्म कर्शन निगमसद्धर्म दर्शन जय जय श्री सुदर्शन जय जय श्री सुदर्शन ॥

Pratibhatasreni Bhishana,Varagunasthoma Bhushana, Janibhyasthana Taarana, Jagadavasthaana Karana.
Nikhiladushkarma Karsaana, Nigamasaddharma Darsana, Jaya Jaya Sri sudarsana, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana.….1

Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana, Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana,
Who is fearsome to hoards of enemies of devotees, Who is ornament for all blessed actions,
Who helps one to cross sea of samsara, Who stabilizes the entire universe,
Who cuts off accumulated sins of bad actions, And who teaches righteous conduct.

शुभजगद्रूप मण्डन सुरगणत्रास खन्डन शतमखब्रह्म वन्दित शतपथब्रह्म नन्दित ।
प्रथितविद्वत् सपक्षित भजदहिर्बुध्न्य लक्षित जय जय श्री सुदर्शन जय जय श्री सुदर्शन ॥

Subhajagadrupa Mandana, Suraganathrasa Khandana, Satamakabrahma vandita, Satapatabrahma Nandita.
Pratitavidvat Sapakshita, Bhajata Ahirbudhnya Lakshita, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana…..2

Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana, Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana,
Who is the ornament of him who is Lord of universe, Who removes the fear of all asuras towards devas,
Who is worshipped by Lord Brahma and hosts of others, Who is worshipped by Sat Pada Brahmana,
Who is on the part of devotees for overcoming contestants, And who is worshipped by Lord Shiva.

स्फुटतटिज्जाल पिञ्जर पृथुतरज्वाल पञ्जर परिगत प्रत्नविग्रह पतुतरप्रज्ञ दुर्ग्रह ।
प्रहरण ग्राम मण्डित परिजन त्राण पण्डित जय जय श्री सुदर्शन जय जय श्री सुदर्शन ॥

Sphutata-Dijjaala Pinjara, Pruthutarajwaala Panjara, Parigata Pratnavigraha, Padutaraprajna Durgraha,
Praharana Grama Manditha, Parijana Thraana Panditha, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana…..3

Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana, Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana,
Who is surrounded by resplendent light like a halo, Who is surrounded by forms of Vishnu,
Who is difficult for even great scholars to grasp, And who helps devotees to cross problems.

निजपदप्रीत सद्गण निरुपधिस्फीत षड्गुण निगम निर्व्यूढ वैभव निजपर व्यूह वैभव ।
हरि हय द्वेषि दारण हर पुर प्लोष कारण जय जय श्री सुदर्शन जय जय श्री सुदर्शन ॥

Nijapatapreetha saddgana, Nirupathispeetha Shad Guna, Nigama NirvyuDa Vaibhava, Nijapara Vyuha Vaibhava,
Hari Haya Dweshi Daarana, Hara Pura Plosha Kaarana, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana…..4

Sudarshana

Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana, Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana,
Who is firmly attached to righteous people, Who is the natural home for six good assets,
Who took the form with a horse’s neck, And who was the reason for destruction of the cities by Shiva.

दनुज विस्तार कर्तन जनि तमिस्रा विकर्तन दनुजविद्या निकर्तन भजदविद्या निवर्तन ।
अमर दृष्ट स्व विक्रम समर जुष्ट भ्रमिक्रम जय जय श्री सुदर्शन जय जय श्री सुदर्शन ॥

Dhanuja visthaara Kartana,Janitamisraa Vikartana, Dhanujavidya Nikartana, Bhajatavidya Nivatana,
Amara drushtasva Vikrama, Samara Jushta Bramikrama, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana…..5

Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana, Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana,
Who destroys the spread of asuras, Who removes the sorrows of birth, aging and death,
Who wins over the art of war of asuras, Who removes the false knowledge from his devotees,
Whose valour is praised by devas, And who rotates in various ways in a war.

प्रथिमुखालीढ बन्धुर पृथुमहाहेति दन्तुर विकटमाय बहिष्कृत विविधमाला परिष्कृत ।
स्थिरमहायन्त्र तन्त्रित दृढ दया तन्त्र यन्त्रित जय जय श्री सुदर्शन जय जय श्री सुदर्शन ।।

Prathimukhaaleeta Bandhura, Pruthumahaheti Danthura, Vikatamaaya Bahishkrutha,VividhamaalaaParishkrutha,
Sthiramahaayantra Tantritha, Dhruta Daya Tantra Yantrita, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana…..6

Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana, Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana,
Who appeared with a fast forward gait, And whose gait appeared very pretty,
Who is surrounded by several weapons, And expels the illusions sent by enemy in case of war,
Who decorates himself with several garlands, Who wears mercy and blesses devotees,
Who worship him through tantra and yantras.

महित सम्पत् सदक्षर विहितसम्पत् षडक्षर षडरचक्र प्रतिष्ठित सकल तत्त्व प्रतिष्ठित ।
विविध सङ्कल्प कल्पक विबुधसङ्कल्प कल्पक जय जय श्री सुदर्शन जय जय श्री सुदर्शन ॥

Mahita Sampath Sadhakshara, Vihitasampath Shatakshara, Shatarachakra Pratisishtita ,Sakala Tattva Prathishtita,
Vividha Sankalpaka Kalpaka,Vibhudhasankalpa Kalpaka, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana …..7

Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana, Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana,

Who gives wealth of salvation to those who, Chant your six lettered mantra,
Who gives incomparable wealth to those who, Chant your six lettered mantra,
Who is available in yantra of six corners, Who is a form in which all knowledge exists,
Who is able to complete all deeds that you take up, And who is the kalpaka tree fulfilling all wishes.

भुवन नेत्र त्रयीमय सवन तेजस्त्रयीमय निरवधि स्वादु चिन्मय निखिल शक्ते जगन्मय ॥
अमित विश्वक्रियामय शमित विश्वग्भयामय जय जय श्री सुदर्शन जय जय श्री सुदर्शन ॥

Bhuvana Netra Trayeemaya, Savanatejastrayeemaya, Niravadhisvaadhu Chinmaya, Nikhila Sakthe Jaganmaya,
Amita Viswakriyaamaya, Samitavishvagbhayaamaya, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana, Jaya Jaya Sri Sudarsana…..8

Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana, Victory and Victory to you, oh, Sudarshana,
Who is the three Vedas which are the eye of the world, Who is the form of the three fires of yagas,
Who is the eternal knowledge of true knowledge, Who is a form of the power of universe,
Who is accomplisher of deeds that you take up, And who destroys all fears occurring in the world.

फलश्रुति

द्विचतुष्कमिदं प्रभूतसारं पठतां वेङ्कटनायक प्रणीतम् ।
विषमेऽपि मनोरथः प्रधावन् न विहन्येत रथाङ्ग धुर्य गुप्तः ॥

Phala Sruthi

Dwichatushkamidam Prabhoothasaaram patathaam Venkatanayaka Praneetham,
Vishamepi Manorata: Pradhaavan na Vihanyeta Rataangadhuryagupta

This octet which fulfills all desires, Which gives the inner meaning of Lord Sudarshana,
Composed by Venkata Natha, if read, Would fulfill desires, remove obstacles,
Because of the glorious boon granting powers of the Lord.

॥इति श्री सुदर्शनाष्टकं समाप्तम् ॥
कवितार्किकसिंहाय कल्याणगुणशालिने ।
॥ श्रीमते वेन्कटेषाय वेदान्तगुरवे नमः ॥

॥ Iti Shri Sudarshana Ashtakam samaptam ॥
Kavitarkiksinghaay Kalyaangunshaline
Shrimad Venkateshaye Vedantgurve Namah

History of Sudarshana Ashtakam

According to Hindu mythology, daughter of Viswakarma, the God of architecture was married to the sun God and she left him because of his immense heat. Viswakarma put Sun God in a cage and churned him to reduce his heat. With this heat, he created three weapons: The Trishoola, Shakti, and the Sudarshana chakra. These three weapons belonged to three Devas. The Trishoola (trident) is the weapon of Lord Shiva. Shakti is the tool of Subramanya. Sudarshana Chakra is given the status of God by the followers of Ramanujacharya. He being a prime devotee is called the Chakrathazhwar, Sage of the wheel, and worshipped by Vaishnavas.

Sudarshana Benefits

Benefits of Sudarshana Ashtakam Mantra

Sudarshana Ashtakam is believed to always protect righteous people and also provides everyone the wealth of salvation. This prayer is often recited at times when there is illness in the home and believed to heal, fulfill all desires and will be able to remove any obstacles in life because of the glorious boon granting powers of the Lord Sudarshana. Invoke this rhyming mantra to make yourself peaceful, benevolent and healed. Sudarshana Ashtakam is often recited at times when there is serious illness in the home. This prayers removes fear of illness and protects from illness. 

श्री सुदर्शन अष्टकम – Sri Sudarshana Ashtakam in Hindi

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