Vishnu Shatanama Stotra | Meaning | विष्णु शत नाम स्तोत्र |

Vishnu Shatanama Stotra - Meaning - विष्णु शत नाम स्तोत्र -

📅 Sep 12th, 2021

By Vishesh Narayan

Summary The Vishnu Shatanama Stotra was composed by the great sage Ved Vyas. It is believed that whosoever recites this stotram in the morning, acquires affluence, health, and divine happiness in a short span of the time period.


The Vishnu Shatnam Stotra has a very divine frequency. This Stotra was composed by the great sage Ved Vyas.

It is believed that whosoever recites this stotram in the morning, acquires affluence, health, and divine happiness in a short span of the time period.

Lord Vishnu is the protector, orchestrator, and sustainer of every life form in this infinite universe. Vishnu is known as "The Preserver" within the Trimurti, the triple deity of supreme divinity that includes Brahma and Shiva.

In Vaishnavism tradition, Vishnu is the supreme being who creates, protects, and transforms the universe.

The concept of the avatar (or incarnation) within Hinduism is most often associated with Vishnu, the preserver or sustainer aspect of God within the Hindu Trimurti.

The avatars of Vishnu descend to empower the good and to destroy evil, thereby restoring Dharma and relieving the burden of the Earth.

Vishnu Shatnam Stotram Meaning

विष्णु शत नाम स्तोत्र

वासुदेवं ह्रषीकेशं वामनं जलशायिनम् l
जनार्दनं हरिं कृष्णं श्रीवक्षं गरुडध्वजम ll

Vasudevam, Hrishi kesam , vamanam , jalasayam,
Janardhanam , Harim , Krishnam , Sreepaksham, Garuda dwajam 1

He who hides the world by illusion, He who controls his five senses,
He who is a dwarf, He who lies down on the water,
He who troubles bad people, He who is the remover of death and birth,
He who is black, He who is on the side of Lakshmi,
He has the Bird Garuda on his flag.

वाराहं पुण्डरीकाक्षं नृसिंहं नरकान्तकम् l
अव्यक्तं शाश्वतं विष्णुमनन्तमजमव्ययम् ll

Varaham. Pundarikaksha ,Nrusimham , narakanthakam,
Avyaktam, Saswatham, Vishnum, anantham, avyayam. 2

He who is a boar, He who has lotus like eyes,
He who is the man-lion, He who puts an end to hell,
He who is not clear to us, He who is permanent,
He who is Vishnu, He who is endless, He who is without change,

नारायणं गदाध्यक्षं गोविन्दं कीर्तिभाजनम l
गोवर्धनोद्धरं देवं भूधरं भुवनेश्वरम ll

Narayanam, Gadadhyaksham, Govindam, Keerthi bhajanam,
Govardhana Dharam, devam , bhoodharam, Bhuvaneswaran. 3

He who was born out of the water, He who is an expert in mace,
He who looks after all beings, He who is the one with fame.
He who is the Lord, He who lifted Govardhan mountain,
He who lifted the earth, He who is the Lord of the universe,

वेत्तारं यज्ञपुरुषं यज्ञेशं यज्ञवाहकम् l
चक्रपाणिं गदापाणिं शंखपाणिं नरोत्तमम् ll

Vethaaram, yagna purusham, yagnesam, Yagna vahakam,
Chakrapani, Gadhapanim , Sankhapanim, Narothamam, 4

He who is mediated by sages, He who is addressed by Yagnas,
He who is the Lord of the Yagna, He who is the vehicle of Yagna,
He who holds the wheel, He who holds the mace,
He who holds the conch, He who is the greatest among men,

वैकुण्ठं दुष्टदमनं भूगर्भं पीतवाससम् l
त्रिविक्रमं त्रिकालज्ञं त्रमूर्तिं नन्दिकेश्वरम् ll

Vaikuntam, Dushta dhamanam,, Bhoogarbham, Peetha vasasam,
Trivikraman, Trikalagnam ,Trimurthim, Nandakeswaram, 5

He who lives in Vaikunta, He who controls bad people,
He who holds earth inside his Tummy, He who wears red clothes,
He who is Trivikrama, He who is the past, present, and future,
He who is the holy trinity, He who is the Lord of Yadavas,
A form that measures the universe in 3 steps.

रामं रामं हयग्रीवं भीमं रौद्रं भवोद्भवम् l
श्रीपतिं श्रीधरं श्रीशं मंगलं मंगलायुधम् ll

Ramam , ramam Hayagreevam , Bheemam, Roudhram, Bhavothbhavam,
Sripathim , Sridharam, Sreesam, Mangalam, Mangalayudham, 6

He who is Sri Rama, He who is Parasu Rama, He who is Hayagreeva,
He who is gross, He who is angry, He who was produced before everything,
He who is the consort of Lakshmi, He who carries Lakshmi, He who is the Lord of Lakshmi,
He who does only good, He who has weapons for doing good only,

दामोदरं दमोपेतं केशवं केशिसूदनम् l
वरेण्यं वरदं विष्णुमानन्दं वसुदेवजम ll

Dhamodharam, Dhamopetham, Kesavam, Kesi Soodhanam,
Varenyam, Varadam , Vishnumanandam, Vasudevajam, 7

He who was tied by a rope in the belly, He who cuts off bondage,
He who has a pretty hair, He who killed the asura Kesi,
He who should be prayed to, He who blesses,
He who is Vishnu, He who is joy, He who is the son of Vasudeva,

हिरण्यरेतसं दीप्तं पुराणं पुरुषोत्तमम् l
सकलं निष्कलं शुद्धं निर्गुणं गुणशाश्वतम् ll

Hiranyarethasam, Deeptham, Puranam, Purushothamam,
Sakalam, Nishkalam, Shuddham, Nirgunam, Guna Saswatham, 8

He who has golden virility, He who enlightens, He who is ancient,
He who is greatest among men, He who is everything, He who does not have stain,
He who is pure, He who does not have any properties, He who has stable characters,

हिरण्यतनुसंकाशं सूर्यायुतसमप्रभम् l
मेघश्यामं चतुर्बाहुं कुशलं कमलेक्षणम् ll

Hiranya thanu sankasam, Suryayaytha sama prabham,
Megha shyamam,Chathur bahum, kusalam, Kamalekshanam, 9

He who has gold like body, He who shines like the Sun,
He who is black like a cloud, He who has four hands,
He who is always all right, He who has lotus like eyes,

ज्योतिरूपमरूपं च स्वरूपं रूपसंस्थितम् l
सर्वज्ञं सर्वरूपस्थं सर्वेशं सर्वतोमुखम् ll

Jyothiroopam , aroopancha, swaroopam, roopa samsthitham,
Sarvagnam, SArva roopstham, Sarvesam, SArvathomukham, 10

He who is like flame, He who does not have any shape,
He who has a form, He who is blessed with good form,
He who knows everything, He who assumes all forms,
He who is the God of all, He who sees in all directions,

ज्ञानं कूटस्थमचलं ज्ञानदं परमं प्रभुम् l
योगीशं योगनिष्णातं योगिनं योगरूपिणम् ll

Gyanam kootastham, achalam Jnanadham,Paramam, Prabhum,
Yogesam, Yoga nishnaatham, yoginam , yoga roopinam,
11

He who is wisdom, He who is steady, He who is stable,
He who is full of wisdom, He who is the divine, He who is the Lord,
He who is the chief of Yoga, He who is the ultimate lord of Yoga,
He who is a Yogi, He who is the personification of Yoga,

ईश्वरं सर्वभूतानां वन्दे भूतमयं प्रभुम l
इति नामशतं दिव्यं वैष्णवं खलु पापहम् ll

Iswaram sarva bhoothaanaam , Vande bhootha mayam Prabhum,
Ithi nama satham divyam Vaishnavam Khalu papakam, 12

He who is the God of all beings, Salutations the Lord who pervades everywhere,
These are a hundred names of Vishnu which remove special sins.

Benefits Vishnu Shatnaam Stotra

व्यासेन कथितं पूर्वं सर्वपापप्रणाशनम l
यः पठेत प्रातरुत्थाय स भवेद्वैष्णवो नरः ll

Vyasena khaditham poorvam Sarva papa prnasanam,
Ya padeth prathar uthaya , sa Bhaved Vaishnavo nara. 13

This which was told by Vyasa long ago kills all sins.
If read as soon as one gets up in the morning, He would become a man of Vishnu,

सर्वपापविशुद्धात्मा विष्णुसायुज्यमाप्नुयात् l
चान्द्रायणसहस्राणि कन्यादानशतानि च ll
गवां लक्षसहस्राणि मुक्तिभागी भवेन्नरः l
अश्वमेधायुतं पुण्यं फलं प्राप्नोति मानवः ll

Sarva papa visudhathma , Vishnu sayujam aapnuyath,
Chandrayana Sahasrani , Kanya dhana sathani cha, 14

Gavaam Laksha sahasraani, Mukthi bhagi bhaven nara,
Aswamedhayutham punyam, phalam prapnothi manava. 15

He would become purified from all sins and would become one with Vishnu,
He would get the effect of performing one thousand Chandrayanas,
And he would get the effect of performing one hundred marriages,
He would give the effect of giving away hundreds of lakhs of cows,
And also get the effect of performing an Aswamedha Yaga.

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