SrI: SrImathE SatakOpAya nama: SrImathE rAmAnujAya nama: SrImath varavaramunayE nama:
SlOkam – Original
yO’yam yOgas thvayA prOktha: sAmyEna madhusUdhana |
EthasyAham na paSyAmi chancalathvAth sthithim sthirAm ||
word-by-word meaning (based on puththUr krishNamAchArya swAmy’s thamizh translation)
madhusUdhana krishNa – Oh krishNa who killed the demon madhu!
ya: ayam sAmyEna yOga: – This yOga which is vision of equality in all
thvayA – by you
prOktha: – instructed
Ethasya sthirAm sthithim – this yOga remaining steadfast
chanchalathvAth – due to wavering mind
na paSyAmi – I am not seeing.
Simple Translation (based on puththUr krishNamAchArya swAmy’s thamizh translation)
Oh krishNa who killed the demon madhu! I am not seeing this yOga which is vision of equality in all and which is instructed by you, remaining steadfast due to [my] wavering mind.
Rendering based on ALkoNdavilli gOvindhAchArya swAmy’s English translation of gIthA bhAshyam
archived in http://githa.koyil.org
- The 74th name of God. One etymology is “Madhur-indriya nāmā sa tato madhu-Nishūdanaḥ.” ↩