Tuesday, 19 July 2011

Sankat Mochan Hanuman Ashtak With English Meaning

The Sankat Mochan Hanuman Aashtak is an eight verse prayer in praise of the Hindu God of courage, strength, confidence and devotion Hanuman.
Hanuman is also considered to be an Avatar of Shiva who manifested in order to help Ram, an Avatar of Vishnu overcome the evil forces who had grouped under the King of Lanka Ravan.
This prayer describes the victory of good over evil. The victory of Ram over Ravan with the help of Hanuman.
The Sankat Mochan Hanuman Aashtak is recited by devotees of Hanuman all over India in order to overcome obstacles, dangers, and trouble from enemies.
The recitation of the Sankat Mochan Hanuman Aashtak helps one from the ill effects of planets, particularly Saturn and Mars. This prayer is recited in Hanuman temples more often on Saturdays and Tuesdays the weekly day of Saturn and Mars.

Sankat Mochan Hanuman Ashtak

1.
Baal Samay Rabi Bhakshi Liyo Tab Tinhu Lok Bhayo Andhiyaaro
Taahi So Tras Bhayo Jag Ko Yeh Sankat Kaahu Sau Jaat Ne Taaro
Devan Aani Kari Binti Tab Chadi Diyo Rab Kasht Nivaaro
Ko Nahi Jaanat Hai JagMein Kapi Sankatmochan Naam Tihaaro

When a child, you gulped the Sun, the three worlds went dark
The world thus got into trouble, A crisis as such none could dispel
The gods then prayed to you, Sparing the sun, you eased their woe
Your title as the Danger Dispeller O Kapi, Who in the world doesn’t know

2.
Baal Ki Traas Kapis Basey Giri Jaat Mahaprabhu Panth Niharo
Chaunki Maha Muni Shaap Diyo Tab Chahiy Kaun Bichar Bicharo
Kay Dwij Roop Livaya Mahaprabhu So Tum Das Ke Sok Nivaro
Ko Nahi Jaanat Hai JagMein Kapi Sankatmochan Naam Tihaaro

Scared of Bali, Sugriv dwelt on the hill, Sent you to the Great Lord and return did await
The startled sage’s curse then, And what advice he needed you did deliberate
Guised as a brahmin, you fetched the Great Lord, Thus you relieved the devotee of sorrow
Your title as the Danger Dispeller O Kapi, Who in the world doesn’t know?

3.
Angad Ke Sang Len Gaye Siya Khoj Kapis Yeh Bain Ucharo
Jivat Na Bachiho Hum So Ju Bina Sudhi Laye Iha Pag Dhaaro
Her Thakey Tat Sindhu Sabey Tab Lay Siya-Sudh Pran Ubaaro
Ko Nahi Jaanat Hai JagMein Kapi Sankatmochan Naam Tihaaro

Alongwith Angad you went to fetch Sita, “Find her”, the ape king did declare
“None of you I’ll spare, “Without her trace if you set in foot here!”
On the seaside when all were sick and tired, you found out Sita and saved their lives thus and so
Your title as the Danger Dispeller O Kapi, Who in the world doesn’t know?

4.
Raavan Traas Dai Siya Ko Sab Raakshashi So Kahi Sok Nivaaro
Taahi Samay Hanuman Mahaprabhu Jaaya Maha Rajnichar Maaro
Chahat Siya Asok So Aagi Su Dai Prabhu Mudrika Sok Nivaaro
Ko Nahi Jaanat Hai JagMein Kapi Sankatmochan Naam Tihaaro

When Ravan struck fear into Sita, And asked all demonesses to ease his sorrow
Then O Hanuman, Lord the Great, You reached there
And to the huge demons, dealt a death blow; When Sita sought fire from the Ashok tree, Giving her the Lord’s ring, you eased her woe
Your title as the Danger Dispeller O Kapi, Who in the world doesn’t know?

5.
Baan Lagyo Ur Laxman Ke Tab Pran Tajey Sut Ravan Maaro
Ley Grah Baidya Sushen Samet Tabey Giri Dron Su Bir Upaaro
Aani Sajeevan Haath Dai Tab Laxman Ke Tum Pran Ubaaro
Ko Nahi Jaanat Hai JagMein Kapi Sankatmochan Naam Tihaaro

When an arrow struck Lakshman’s chest, A deathly one that Ravan’s son did shoot
You brought the house and physician Sushen along
Then mount Drona with the shrub you did easily uproot
Arrived on time to hand over Sanjivani then, You helped save Lakshman’s life thus and so
Your title as the Danger Dispeller O Kapi, Who in the world doesn’t know?

6.
Ravan Judh Ajaan Kiyo Tab Naag Ki Faans Sabey Sir Daaro
ShriRagunath Samet Sabey Dal Moh Bhayo Yeh Sankat Bhaaro
Aani Khages Tabey Hanuman Ju Bandhan Kaati Sutraas Nivaaro
Ko Nahi Jaanat Hai JagMein Kapi Sankatmochan Naam Tihaaro

When Ravan carried on foolish war, And serpent noose over heads of all did throw
Shri Raghunath and the whole corps, Deluded, it dealt a hard blow
Then arrived Garuda, thanks to Hamuman, He cut loose the bonds and ended the woe
Your title as the Danger Dispeller O Kapi, Who in the world doesn’t know?

7.
Bandhu Samet Jabey Ahiravan Ley Ragunath Pataal Sidhaaro
Debihi Puji BhaliBidhi So Bali Deoo Sabey Mili Mantra Bichaaro
Jaaya Sahaya Bhayo Tab Hi Ahiravan Sainya Samet Sanhaaro
Ko Nahi Jaanat Hai JagMein Kapi Sankatmochan Naam Tihaaro

When Ahiravan abducted Raghunath, Along with the younger brother to the nether region,
To propitiate the goddess ritually and offer sacrifice, He called in all for deliberation;
You reached for help at that instant, Ahiravan and the army were then laid low,
Your title as the Danger Dispeller O Kapi, Who in the world doesn’t know ?

8.
Kaaj Kiye Bad Devan Ke Tum Bir Mahaprabhu Dekhi Bichaaro
Kaun So Sankat Mor Garib Ko Jo Tumso Nahi Jaat Hai Taaro
Baig Haro Hanuman Mahaprabhu Jo Kuch Sankat Hoey Hamaro
Ko Nahi Jaanat Hai JagMein Kapi Sankatmochan Naam Tihaaro

Great feats for the gods you carried out, O Brave, Lord the Great, look and think over
Which crisis besetting poor me, You cannot blow over
O Hanuman, Lord the the Great, take away fast, Any danger towards us that may flow
Your title as the Danger Dispeller O Kapi, Who in the world doesn’t know?

Doha

Laal Deh Laali Lase Aru Dhari Laal Langoor
Bajra Deh Daanav Dalan Jay Jay Jay Kapi Soor

Red body anointed with red vermilion, Sporting as long-tailed red Simian;
Thunder-bolt like body that crushes the demons, Hail, hail, hail Kapi the Champion.

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