108 Višnu vārdi

1. vishvam: He who is the universe, the virat-purusha

2. vishnuh: He who pervades everywhere

3. bhootaatmaa: The aatman of all beings

4. paramaatmaa: The Supersoul

5. muktaanaam paramaa gatih: The final goal, reached by liberated souls

6. saakshee: The witness

7. purushottamah: The Supreme Controller

8. bhaavanah: He who gives everything to his devotees

9. padmanaabhah: He from whose navel comes the lotus

10. vishvakarmaa: The creator of the universe

11. shaashvatah: He who always remains the same

12. krishno: He whose complexion is dark

13. pavitram: He who gives purity to the heart

14. praanadah: He who gives life

15. sharanam: The refuge

16. pratyayah: He whose nature is knowledge

17. sarvadarshanah: All-seeing

18. satyah: The truth

19. pundareekaakshah: He who dwells in the heart

20. amritah: Immortal

21. vedah: He who is the Vedas

22. dharmaadhyakshah: He who presides over dharma

23. vijayah: Victorious

24. samgrahah: He who holds everything together

25. sargah: He who creates the world from Himself

26. vaidyah: The Supreme doctor

27. sadaa-yogee: Always in yoga

28. madhuh: Sweet

29. mahaamayo: The Supreme Master of all Maayaa

30. suraanando: He who gives out happiness

31. govindah: The protector of the cows

32. bhujagottamah: The serpent Ananta

33. hiranyanaabhah: He who has a golden navel

34. sutapaah: He who has glorious tapas

35. prajaapatih: He from whom all creatures emerge

36. guruh: The teacher

37. nimishah: He who has closed eyes in contemplation

38. nyaayah: Justice

39. sahasraakshah: Thousands of eyes

40. sahasrapaat: Thousand-footed

41. dharaneedharah: He who supports the earth

42. suprasaadah: Fully satisfied

43. naaraayanah: He who resides on the waters

44. shruti-saagarah: The ocean for all scripture

45. prakaashanah: He who illuminates

46. ojas-tejo-dyutidharah: The possessor of vitality, effulgence and beauty

47. mantrah: The nature of the Vedic mantras

48. jagatas-setuh: A bridge across the material energy

49. bhoota-bhavya-bhavan-naathah: The Lord of past, present and future

50. paavanah: He who gives life-sustaining power to air

51. kaamahaa: He who destroys all desires

52. kaamakrit: He who fulfills all desires

53. kaamah: The beloved

54. prabhuh: The Lord

55. ishtah: He who is invoked through Vedic rituals

56. shikhandee: He who wears a peacock feather

57. krodhahaa: He who destroys anger

58. maheedharah: The support of the earth

59. vaasudevah: Dwelling in all creatures although not affected by that condition

60. aadidevah: The primary source of everything

61. ashokah: He who has no sorrow

62. padmagarbhah: He who is being meditated upon in the lotus of the heart

63. lakshmeevaan: The consort of Laksmi

64. rohitah: The fish incarnation

65. maargah: The path

66. mahaabhaago: He who gets the greates share in every Yajna

67. raamah: One who is most handsome

68. virajo: Passionless

69. neyah: The guide

70. shatrughnah: The destroyer of enemies

71. vaayuh: The air

72. mahaabhogah: He who is of the nature of enjoyment

73. sthavishthah: One who is supremely huge

74. yajnah: One who is of the nature of yajna

75. ijyah: He who is fit to be invoked through yajna

76. vimuktaatmaa: The ever-liberated self

77. jnaanamuttamam: The Supreme Knowledge

78. sumukhah: One who has a charming face

79. sukhadah: Giver of happiness

80. manoharah: The stealer of the mind

81. dhaneshvarah: The Lord of wealth

82. sat: existence

83. sattvasthah: Situated in sattva

84. uttarah: He who lifts us from the ocean of samsara

85. goptaa: The protector

86. kapeendrah: Lord of the monkeys (Rama)

87. mukundah: The giver of liberation

88. aanandah: A mass of pure bliss

89. nandanah: One who makes others blissful

90. trivikramah: One who took three steps

91. maharshih kapilaachaaryah: He who incarnated as Kapila, the great sage

92. kritajnah: The knower of the creation

93. mahaashringah: Great-horned (Matsya)

94. mahaavaraaho: The great boar

95. guhyo: The mysterious

96. chakra-gadaadharah: Bearer of the disc and mace

97. khanda-parashur: One who holds an axe

98. bhishak: Physician

99. shaantah: Peaceful within

100. nishthaa: Abode of all beings

101. paraayanam: The way to liberation

102. shreepatih: Lord of Laksmi

103. loka-trayaashrayah: Shelter of the three worlds

104. shoka-naashanah: Destroyer of sorrows

105. vishodhanah: The great purifier

106. keshavah: One whose rays illumine the cosmos

107. poornah: The complete

108. vasupradah: The giver of salvation, the greatest wealth

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