Madhura Geetham Sloka Series: Panduranga Gadyam

Sri Swamiji has composed the following Gadyam on Panduranga who reides in Vittalapuram, Tamil Nadu and is known as Sri Premika Vittalan.

Panduranga Gadyam

rAjAdhirAjavESha, kOTimanmathAkAra, bhajanArtthi bhakthajana thApa nivAraka,

nijasEvaka bhAgavatha sadA sEvitha parimaNDala madhyanivAsa,

kainkarya niyOjitha nija bhakthajana,

thukArAma, nAmadEva, narahari, sEnAnAyi, chOkAmELa, EkanAtha, gnAnEshvara, nivritthidEva, sOpAna, chakkubAyI, janAbAyi, mukthAbAyi, kabIrdAs, sArngadEva, pramukha Ananda nirmala jIvanmuktha maNDalapOShaka,

nAmakIrtthana mAtrENa unmattha sthithigatha, bhImAnadI samIpasthitha,

bhaktharakShaNasatyasankalpa, nAnAvidha sEvaka bhaktha rakShaNArttham karthavya karma dhurandhara,

bhAmArukmiNI hridayOllAsa, viTThalApurE thiShThan, hE prEmika viTThala!

samsAra sAgaramagnam mAm uddhara, kripAnidhE,

anyathA sharaNam nAsthi, tvamEva sharaNam prabhO, puna: puna: tvamEva sharaNam prabhO!

Meaning

O King of Kings! One who is equal to crores of Manmatha (God of Beauty), The destroyer of suffering of the devotees who sing thy glories,

The One who resides amidst true servitors who always serve thy devotees (Bhagavathas),

The One who bestows service on true devotees,

The One who nurtures the constellation of blissful, pure realized souls like thukArAma, nAmadEva, narahari, sEnAnAyi, chOkAmELa, EkanAtha, gnAnEshvara, nivritthidEva, sOpAna, chakkubAyI, janAbAyi, mukthAbAyi, kabIrdAs, sArngadEva

The One who becomes intoxicated by Nama Kirtan (singing of Divine Names), The One resides near Bhima river,

The One who has taken a vow to protect his devotees, The One who is ready to go to any extent to protect his devotees,

The One who resides in the hearts of Bhama and Rukmini, The One who is in Vittalapura, O Premika Vittala!

I am immersed in this Ocean of Samsara, please uplift me, O Compassionate One!

I have no other refuge! You are my sole refuge! Again and again, you are my sole refuge!

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