Gurudeva Saranam Deva


A favorite song for our beloved Gurudeva

  • Genre: bhajan Deity: Guru
  • Artists: Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami
  • Music Details: | Sruti-A# | Graha-Sa
  • Transliteration

    Gurudeva Saranam Deva
    Saiva Prabhu Saranam Deva
    Sundara Rupa Siva Subramuniya
    Saranam Saranam, Satgurudeva

    Translation

    Gurudeva our refuge, O Deva
    Lord of Saivism, our refuge, O Deva
    Beautiful Form, Siva Subramuniya
    Our refuge, our refuge, our refuge

    Photo of  Gurudeva
    Once a profound relationship is developed with Lord Muruga, then with the guru's permission and guidance, true yoga may commence. Otherwise, no matter how long one sits in meditation, no matter how hard one tries, it is just sitting, it is just trying.
    —Gurudeva