Sl. No.40; Bhavadiya katha; Bhairavi; Aadi ; Keerthanam;
Artist: Sri Ambalappuzha Vijayan.
Note: Swathi has composed 9 composition portraying the 9 paths
to Bhakthi (Navavidha Bhakthi), which are Sravanam, Keerthanam, Smaranam,
Padasevanam, Archanam, Vandanam, Dasyam, Sakhyam and Atma nivedanam.
This kriti is on Sravanam.
Oh Lord PADMANABHA! Let my ears be filled with your
glorious exploits. They are ever fresh, and nectarine.
Your great exploits are the very boat, which helps those who are incessantly
yearning to find a way to cross the ocean of the cycle of birth and
The sage VYASA, who is held in high esteem by one and all in this world,
has expounded these splendid unparalleled exploits. It has been retold
and made famous by eminent sages like SUKA and others.
Upon listening to this lore from JAMBAVAN the eldest among the clan
of monkeys, the wing of the great vulture SAMPATI, grew again. He was
thus relieved from misery.
Oh Lord PADMANABHA! the conqueror of MURA, even PARAMAHAMSAs who have
totally controlled their senses, are not satiated even though they listen
to your nectarine lore continuously. such exploits crush to powder the
massive, mountainous and heinous sins.
Please let my ears be constantly filled with your lore.
(Translation by Dr. T.K Govinda Rao)