Need help with Shloka
hsraghav at IMAP3.ASU.EDU
Wed Feb 25 13:01:29 CST 1998
Instead of saantham you could have shaantham. That would solve some problems.
> >namaste Shree,
> > This is what I came up with:
> > shivaM shiva-karam.h sanaathaM shivaatmaanaM
> >shivottamam.h |
> > shiva-maarga praNe-dharaM praNa-Dho.asmi
> >sadaa-shivaM ||
> > As you can see, I had trouble with "saantham"
> >and came up with "sanaathaM" (having the Lord as
> >Protector). This is very beautiful. Thank you
> >for sharing this shloka with us.
> >OM shaantiH, shaantiH, shaantiH
> > Mantralaura
> The second line seems to follow the anushTup chandas, but there seems to be
> some problem with the first line meter. Sanaathanam would go with the
> second part of the first line. But that leaves two more words missing in
> the first half of the first line? Can any one check?
> I agree you cannot put Him inside a meter!
> Hari Om!
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