Gajavadana

The bhajan begins after the downbeat.

  • Genre: bhajan Deity: Ganesha
  • Artists: Bhavani Param
  • Music Details: | Talam-Adi | Sruti-F# | Graha-Ri
  • Transliteration

    Gajavadana gananaatha

    Gowri tanaya daya maya

    Gajavadana gananaatha

    Bhuvana dhaara pranava swaroopa

    Gajavadana Gananaatha

    Translation

    O Elephant-faced Lord of ganas
    The beloved and compassionate lord of Gauri
    O Elephant-faced Lord of ganas
    Oh embodiment of Pranava Om; the Supporter of the whole universe
    Oh Elephant-faced Lord of ganas

    Photo of  Gurudeva
    The most important rule of honesty is to be be honest to oneself, to be able to face up to our problems and admit that we have been the creator of them. To be honest with oneself brings peace of mind.
    —Gurudeva