Thursday, April 30, 2015

Lakshmi Narasimha & Rudra - Concept Art - StotraBased

This painting is based on the prayers by Shiva on Narasimha in Mantrarajapada Stotram, part of Ahirbudhnya Samhita, of Paancharaatra aagama.

Rudra - ahirbudhina
दासभूताः स्वतस्सर्वे ह्यात्मानः परमात्मनः | 
अतोऽहमपि ते दासः इति मत्वा नमाम्यहम् ||

dAsabhUtA: svata: sarvE hyAtmAna: paramAtmana: |
atOahamapi tE dAsa: iti matvA namAmyaham ||

All devotees of Parama-Purushan Narasimhan seek His sacred feet of their
refuge for protection. adiyEn follows this group of blessed PrapannAs and
perform SaraNaagati at Your feet with the bhAvam (mood) of Your Servant.
Rudran states that He is conducting himself as the servant to Lord Narasimha
and as One who has performed Prapatti to Him as His Master

(meaning from www.sadagopan,org)