Bhajan: Om Shiva Om Shiva Paraathpara Shiva Omkara Shiva Thava Sharanam


Om Shiva Om Shiva Paraathpara Shiva Omkara Shiva Thava Sharanam
Eka Naathha Girijaapathi Shankara
Mahaadeva Shiva Thava Sharanam
Uma Ki Shankara Prajaa Ki Shankara
Uma Maheshwara Thava Sharanam
Gauri Shankara Shambho Shankara
Samba Sada Shiva Thava Sharanam


(I take refuge in the Lord Shiva Who is the supreme Lord, the husband of Girija, Giver of prosperity and joy,
the One, Master of all, the Great Lord - I take refuge in You. The Giver of prosperity to Uma and his
subjects, the great Lord of Uma - I take refuge in You; Shiva, of Gouri, Who holds he River Ganga, the ever-
existing Lord, I take refuge in You)