Mantras to Lord Krishna
Dhamodharaya Vidmahe Rukmani Vallabhay Dhimahi
Tanno Krishna Prachodayat
Let me meditate on the god whose belly was tied by a rope. Oh, consort of Rukmini, give me higher intellect, Oh Shri Krishna, illuminate my mind.
Govindayah namo namah
I offer my obeisances to Lord Krishna, who is the giver of pleasure to the cows, who is the Lord of the gopis and who is the embodiment of unlimited knowledge and the highest bliss.
Srivatsaangam Mahoraskam Vanamala Viraajitham
Shankachakra Dharam Devam
Krishnam Vande Jagathgurum
I salute Lord Krishna, the universal preceptor, who has a broad chest with a srivatsa mark, who wears the vana-mala garland and who hold a conch and a discus.
Rukmani Keli Samyuktham
Avaptha Tulasi Gandham
Krishnam Vande Jagat Gurum
Salutations to the teacher of the world, Krishna, who is engaged in playing with Rukmani, who shines in yellow silks and who is attracted by the scent of the tulasi.