Sl. No:355; Tavaka padaambuja; Surutti; Chaapu;
I am convinced that worshipping your lotus feet is the
only way to obliterate all my grief.
You are the embodiment of bliss. Your virtues are extolled by SANAKA
and others. Your form resembles the dark clouds, Oh PADMANABHA!
Oh Ocean of Compassion! When the daughter of king DRUPADA was insulted
by DUSSASANA, she was rendered helpless. When she surrendered to you,
at that very instant you saved her honor by giving unending stream of
Oh Lord of celestials! You are the embodiment of all auspicious qualities.
When beset with great cruelties by his father, the most pious and devoted
PRAHLADA, did not suffer even a little as he had unflinching devotion
to your lotus feet.
Giver of prosperity! SAURE! Vanquisher of demon MURA! even though the
handful of pounded rice offered to you by poor KUCELA was meagre, You
accepted it and made him as prosperous as , the king of heavens. You
are the Lord of the world and the personification of awareness.
(Translation by Dr. T.K Govinda Rao)