Bhaja Govindam was written by Jagadguru Adi Shankaracharya. A biography of Shankara and his other compositions of Vedic literature can be found in the shankara. Bhaja govindaM is one of the minor compositions of the spiritual giant, Adi Shankaracharya. It is classified as a prakaraNa grantha, a primer to the major works. Though sung as a bhajan, it contains the essence of Vedanta and implores the man to think, Why am I here in this life? Why am I amassing wealth, family, but have no peace?

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Goltilkree One gets entangled in Samsaara due to the attachment to the tools of Maya, such as wealth, friends, youth, etc. These acquisitions will not help one gain the knowledge of the Soul, which lyriics permanent, when the impermanent body withers, it turns out to be a dead-wood.

The writer of this commentary is the best and readily available example of this fact. By allowing the mind besieged by the worries and thoughts of wife and wealth, one is making it impoverished. In some cases, the siblings start fighting with each other and come to blows or try to kill each other over the property. So, one must always cherish the company of the devotees of God to attain salvation at the end. The mind does not get controlled, as it never learnt, when the body was young, the intellect plans for future still, but unfortunately the body does not support these.

Although with the age, human being becomes infirm from disease ridden body, desires and sense-enjoyments, worries and anxieties still haunt one. As the fish, which are close to the net, do not fall in the net, so as the devotees, who are close to the feet of the Lord do not get entangled in the Maya-chakra.

It is possible only when one cultivates a sense of impartiality, as friendship or enmity only perpetuates the impediment of attachment.

Constant and consistent Atma Bodha self-teaching is an important sadhana to master the art of high mental purity, without which, it is just impossible to eliminate the vasanaas of desire from the mind. When all are One and there is no Second, where is the question that One is different from the Other, as all are HIS manifestations alone. When the old age knocks the door, all acts witth lust will just vanish on their own accord.

As children keep changing their emotions or mental moods, as they have no capacity to be in one mood fully engrossed, they do not think about the past and worry about the future. No doubt that body is the carrier of the soul and one should look after it as a temple, but not with attachment and vanities. Who is your son? The fools who fail to understand the self are caught even here in hell-fire and suffer torture. Yaavath — as long as, Vith — of wealth, Upaarjana — to earn, Saktah — is bent upon has the ability, Taavath — so long, Nija Parivaarah — your dependents, Raktah — attached to youPaschaat — afterwards later onJeevati — lives comes to liveJarjjar — infirm, Dehe — body, Vaartaam — word, Kopi — anyone, Na — not, Prichchati — cares to speak asksGehe — at home.

At the time of your death, Rules of grammar will not save you. Then only one can reach the stage of desirelessness, not as a result of deliberate running away from life, but due to a qith experience of intense self-sufficiency felt and lived within. Here the rules of grammar mean all secular knowledge and earthly acquisitions or possessions.

Self-control will lead to mental peace, which ultimately result in inner-joy or peace of mind. The extrovert human being goes away goovindam only from Reality but also from himself.

Thus, suffering from the ravages of time, one leads an agonising life. The biggest enemy of human being is his ego. Chronology of Hindu texts. The main concern of the devotee is to restrain the senses so that they will not run like unchecked horses without reins.

One has to withdraw from all such activities and spend the energy so conserved in seeking and serving God. Free yourself from desire or lustanger, greed, and delusion. TOP Related Articles.


Bhaja Govindam Lyrics (Slokas) in Tamil

Oh fool! Rules of Grammar will not save you at the time of your death. Give up your thirst to amass wealth, devote your mind to thoughts to the Real. Be content with what comes through actions already performed in the past. Bodies are flesh, fat and blood. Do not fail to remember this again and again in your mind.



Kalar If you wish to attain the status of Vishnu, have samabhAva, equanimity, always. Bhaja govijdam has been set to musical tones and sung as prayer songs by children. Distribute your wealth in charity to the poor and the needy. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. There is only one thing in three worlds that can save you from the ocean of samsAra, get into the boat of satsanga, company of good people, quickly.

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