नतातोनमातानबन्धुर्नदाता नपुत्रोनपुत्रीनभृत्योनभर्ता । नजायानविद्यानवृत्तिर्ममैव गतिस्त्वंगतिस्त्वंत्वमेकाभवानि ॥१॥ Na Taato Na Maataa Na Bandhur-Na Daataa
Na Putro Na Putrii Na Bhrtyo Na Bhartaa |
Na Jaayaa Na Vidyaa Na Vrttir-Mama-Iva
Gatis-Tvam Gatis-Tvam Tvam-Ekaa Bhavaani ||1||
Meaning: 1.1: Neither the Father, nor the Mother; Neither the Relation and Friend, nor the Donor, 1.2: Neither the Son, nor the Daughter; Neither the Servant, nor the Husband, 1.3: Neither the Wife, nor the (worldly) Knowledge; Neither my Profession, 1.4:You are my Refuge, You Alone are my Refuge, Oh Mother Bhavani.
Meaning: 2.1:In this Ocean of Worldly Existence which is Endless, I am full of Sorrow and Very much Afraid, 2.2: I have Fallen with Excessive Desires and Greed, Drunken and Intoxicated, 2.3:Always Tied in the Bondage of this miserable Samsara (worldly existence), 2.4:You are my Refuge, You Alone are my Refuge, Oh Mother Bhavani.
नजानामिदानंनचध्यानयोगं नजानामितन्त्रंनचस्तोत्रमन्त्रम् । नजानामिपूजांनचन्यासयोगं गतिस्त्वंगतिस्त्वंत्वमेकाभवानि ॥३॥ Na Jaanaami Daanam Na Ca Dhyaana-Yogam
Na Jaanaami Tantram Na Ca Stotra-Mantram |
Na Jaanaami Puujaam Na Ca Nyaasa-Yogam
Gatis-Tvam Gatis-Tvam Tvam-Ekaa Bhavaani ||3||
Meaning: 3.1: Neither do I know Charity, nor Meditation and Yoga, 3.2: Neither do I know the practice of Tantra, nor Hymns and Prayers, 3.3: Neither do I know Worship, nor dedication to Yoga, 3.4:You are my Refuge, You Alone are my Refuge, Oh Mother Bhavani.
नजानामिपुण्यंनजानामितीर्थ नजानामिमुक्तिंलयंवाकदाचित् । नजानामिभक्तिंव्रतंवापिमातर्गतिस्त्वं गतिस्त्वंत्वमेकाभवानि ॥४॥ Na Jaanaami Punnyam Na Jaanaami Tiirtha
Na Jaanaami Muktim Layam Vaa Kadaacit |
Na Jaanaami Bhaktim Vratam Vaapi Maatar-Gatis-Tvam
Gatis-Tvam Gatis-Tvam Tvam-Ekaa Bhavaani ||4||
Meaning: 4.1: Neither do I Know Virtuous Deeds, nor Pilgrimage, 4.2: I do not know the way to Liberation, and with little Concentration and Absorption, 4.3: I know neither Devotion, nor Religious Vows; Nevertheless Oh Mother, 4.4:You are my Refuge, You Alone are my Refuge, Oh Mother Bhavani.
Meaning: 5.1: I performed Bad Deeds, associated with Bad Company, cherished Bad Thoughts, have been a Bad Servant, 5.2: I did not perform my Traditional Duties, deeply engaged in Bad Conducts, 5.3: My eyes Saw with Bad Intentions, tongue always Spoke Bad Words, 5.4:You are my Refuge, You Alone are my Refuge, Oh Mother Bhavani.
Meaning: 6.1: Little do I know about The Lord of Creation (Brahma), The Lord of Ramaa (Goddess Lakshmi) (Vishnu), The Great Lord (Shiva), The Lord of the Devas (Indra), 6.2:The Lord of the Day (Surya) or The Lord of the Night (Chandra), 6.3: I do not know about other gods, but always seeking Your Refuge, 6.4:You are my Refuge, You Alone are my Refuge, Oh Mother Bhavani.
Meaning: 7.1: During Dispute and Quarrel, during Despair and Dejection, during Intoxication and Insanity, in Foreign Land, 7.2: In Water, and Fire, in Mountains and Hills, amidst Enemies, 7.3: In Forest, please Protect me, 7.4:You are my Refuge, You Alone are my Refuge, Oh Mother Bhavani.
Meaning: 8.1: I am Helpless, Poor, Afflicted by Old Age and Disease, 8.2: Very Weak and Miserable, always with a Pale Countenance, 8.3:Fallen Asunder, Always surrounded by and Lost in Troubles and Miseries, 8.4:You are my Refuge, You Alone are my Refuge, Oh Mother Bhavani.