SrI: SrImathE SatakOpAya nama: SrImathE rAmAnujAya nama: SrImath varavaramunayE nama:
etān na hantum icchāmi
ghnato ’pi madhusūdana
hetoḥ kiṁ nu mahī-kṛte
Madhusūdana1! I would rather that I were killed than that I should desire to kill these, even if all the three worlds were to be my reward;- let the earth alone.
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- The 74th name of God. One etymology is “Madhur-indriya nāmā sa tato madhu-Nishūdanaḥ.” ↩