This article may require cleanup vishnu sahasranamam sanskrit pdf meet Wikipedia’s quality standards. The specific problem is: In line citations, prose, word choice Please help improve this article if you can. It is a sacred text to the Hindu worshippers of the Goddess Lalita Devi, i.
Divine Mother or Goddess Durga, in the form, Shakti. Lalitha is the Goddess of bliss and should not be misunderstood that Lalitha is similar to Parvathi, Consort of Shiva. Etymologically, “Lalitha” means “She Who Plays”. Lalitha” means “spontaneous” from which the meaning “easy” is derived and implicitly extends to “play”.
Lalita Sahasranamam contains the thousand names of the Hindu mother goddess Lalita. It is the only sahasranama that does not repeat a single name. Further, in order to maintain the meter, sahasranamas use the artifice of adding words like tu, api, ca, and hi, which are conjunctions that do not necessarily add to the meaning of the name except in cases of interpretation.
The Lalita Sahasranama does not use any such auxiliary conjunctions and is unique in being an enumeration of holy names that meets the metrical, poetical and mystic requirements of a sahasranama by their order throughout the text. These vaag devis are Vasini, Kameshwari, Aruna, Vimala, Jayinee, Modhinee, Sarveshwari, Koulini. The sahasranama says that “One can worship Lalitha only if she wishes us to do so”. Mahavishnu and the sage Agastya.
The temple at Thirumeyachur,near Kumbakonam is said to be where Agastya was initiated into this sahasranama. Another alternative version is the Upanishad Bramham Mutt at kanchipuram is where this initiation happened.