Oh lord of the universe! Destroyer of Cupid! You are
known through VEDAs, kindly protect me.
Your abode is in the lotus-hearts of YOGIs. You have serpents as ornaments,
kindly protect me.
You are expert in removing the sorrow of SAMSARA, from those who bow
at your feet. you are worshipped by noble people.
As cyclone disperses clouds, you destroyed TRIPURASURAs. your feet
are worshipped by gods headed by INDRA.
You are to PARVATI's heart what moon is to lily, and you are the abode
Oh PADMANABHA! You give all prosperity to those who are engaged in worshipping
your lotus feet. Please protect me.