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From: Bharadwaj, Jaganath (jbb0_at_nreca.org)
Date: Mon Mar 23 1998 - 11:35:21 PST
>Srimate lakshmi nrsimha ParaBrahmaNE namah: >SrimAn vEnkatanAthArya kavittArkika kesari VedAntachArya varyome sannidhattAm >sadA hridi I >Sri ranganAtha Satakopa Yateendra drishtam >lakshmi nrsimha saThajit karuNaika pAtram I >Sri rangaveer raghurAT saThakopa hridyam >VedAnta deSika yateendram aham prappadye II > >deva dAnava sAmAnyam deva dAnava rakshakam I >deva dAnava samsevyam dayAsaragam AshrayE II > >Srimate SrivaN SaThakopa Sri VedAnta dESika yateendra mahAdEsikAya namah: II > >deva dAnava sAmAnyam:- This term uses the phrase "samoham sarva Bhuteshu" >from the Bhagavad Geeta as its pramANam. Sriman nArAyaNa treats with justice >according to the karmas and gunAs, the devas who are born with devotional >inclinations, the asuras, who are born with inclinations to attempt the >wresting of control over the three worlds, those born with deva like >qualities and those born with asura like qualities. > >deva dAnava rakshakam:- One who protects the good devas and the bad asuras >according to their prayers for protection. > >deva dAnava samsevyam:- One who gives His vision without distinction as to >whether it is to the devas or the asuras (as in the case of Nrsimha avatAra). > >dayAsaragam:- The ocean of mercy, Lakshmi Nrsimhan, whose innate nature is >to protect one who seeks His protection without distinction of caste, race or >species >AshrayE :- I take shelter of such a Lakshmi Nrsimhan. > >adiyen >jaganath.