Ashta Lakshmi Stotram With Meaning :
Sumanasa vandita sundari madhavi chandra sahodari hema maye
muni gana mandita moksha pradayini manjula bhashini veda nute
pankaja vasini deva supujita sadguna varshini shanti yute
jaya jaya he madhu sudana kamini adi lakshmi sada palaya mam || 1 ||
Meaning : Oh Adi Lakshmi the primordial goddess, protect me always. Pious hearted devotees bow to you. You are beautiful spouse of Madhava, sister of moon, golden, worshipped by sages and bestower of salvation. Your speech is sweet. You are extoled by vedas. You stay on lotus flower.Devatas worship you. You shower virtues. You are serene. Victory, Victory to you the dear consort of Madhusudana.
Ayi kali kalmasha nashini kamini vaidika rupini veda maye
kshira samud bhava mangala rupini mantra nivasini mantra nute
mangala dayini ambuja vasini deva ganashrita pada yute
jaya jaya he madhu sudana kamini dhanya lakshmi sada palaya mam || 2 ||
Meaning : Oh Dhanaya Lakshmi who makes our granary full, you are destroyer of evils of Kali age. You are vedas personified. You are born in milk- Ocean.You are in auspicious Mantras and you are worshipped by Mantras. You stay on lotus. Devatas take refuge at your feet. Victory, Victory to the dear
consort of Madhusudana.
Jaya vara varnini vaishnavi bhargavi mantra svarupini mantra maye
sura gana pujita shighra phala prada jnana vikasini shastra nute
bhava bhaya harini papa vimochani sadhu jana shrita pada yute
jaya jaya he madhu sudana kamini dhairya lakshmi sada palaya mam || 3 ||
Meaning : Oh Dhairya Lakshmi,the bestower of courage, you grant boons and fruits quickly. You bestow knowledge. Scriptures adore you. You dispel sins and wordly fears. Pious sages seek refuge at your feet. Victory, victory to Dhairya Lakshmi the loving consort of Madhusudana.
Jaya jaya durgati nashini kamini sarva phala prada shastra maye
ratha gaja turaga padayi samavrta parijana mandita loka nute
hari hara brahma supujita sevita tapa nivarini pada yute
jaya jaya he madhu sudana kamini gaja lakshmi rupena palaya mam || 4 ||
Meaning : Oh Gaja Lakshmi worshipped by elephants. You destroy adversity. You fulfill wishes. You are surrounded by chariots,elephants, horses and infantry and others. Hari, Siva and Brahma admire your prowess.Your sacred feet eradicate all afflictions. Victory, victory to the dear consort of Madhusudana.
Ayi khaga vahini mohini cakrini raga vivardhini jnana maye
guna gana varidhi lokahi taishini svara sapta bhushita gana nute
sakala sura sura deva munishvara manava vandita padayute
jaya jaya he madhu sudana kamini santana lakshmi sada palaya mam || 5 ||
Meaning : Oh Santana Lakshmi,bestower of progeny, Garuda bird is your mount. You spread love. You are knowledge personified. You are paragon of virtues and well wisher of all. You are praised in songs embellished with seven musical notes. All devatas, demons, divine sages and human beingsbow to your feet. victory, victory to the dear consort of Madhusudana.
Jaya kamala sani sadgati dayini jnana vikasini gana maye
anudina marcita kunkuma dhusara bhushita vasita vadya nute
kanaka dhara stuti vaibhava vandita shankara deshika manya pade
jaya jaya he madhu sudana kamini vijaya lakshmi sada palaya mam || 6 ||
Meaning : Oh Vijaya Lakshmi the bestower of success, you are seated on lotus. You bestow beatitude. You shower love and bloom knowledge. You are fully covered by kumkum when worshipped. You are praised with instrumental music. Your glory is recited in Kanakadhara stotram. Sankaracharya prostrates at your sacred feet. Victory, Victory to dear consort of Madhusudana.
Pranata sureshvari bharati bhargavi shoka vinashini ratna maye
mani maya bhushita karma vibhushana shanti samav.rta hasya mukhe
navanidhi dayini kavimala harini kamita phala prada hasta yute
jaya jaya he madhu sudana kamini vidya lakshmi sada palaya mam || 7 ||
Meaning : Oh Vidya Lakshmi the bestorwer of erudition, please protect. You are Bhargavi and you are Bharati. You alleviate grief of all. You are adorned with a variety of gems and your ear hangings are studed with gems. Your cheerful face radiates peace. You are bestower of all the nine types of wealth. You eradicate evils of Kali Age. You fulfill desires. Victory, Victory to dear consort of Madhusudana.
Dhimi dhimi dhin dhimi dhin dhimi dhin dhimi dun dubhi nada supurna maye
ghuma ghuma ghum ghuma ghum ghuma ghum ghuma shankha ni nada suvadya nute
veda purane itihasa supujita vaidika marga pradarsha yute
jaya jaya he madhu sudana kamini dhana lakshmi rupena palaya mam || 8 ||
Meaning : Oh Dhana Lakshmi the bestower of prosperity, You engross in rhythmic sounds ‘Dhim dhim’. You are worshipped with divine sound of Conch and other instruments. You are worshipped by Vedas, Puranas and mythology. You show us the vedic path. Victory, Victory to Dhanalakshmi the dear consort of Madhusudana.