Shri Radha Ashtothrara Namavali
Contributed by Prisni


1] Radha

2] Gandharvika
Gandharvika, she who is expert in singing and dancing

3] Gosthayuva-rajaika-kamita
The only girl desired by the prince of Vraja,

4] Gandharva radhika
Who is worshipped by the Gandharva-angels,

5] Candrakantir
Whose luster is like the moon,

6] Madhava-sangini
Who accompanies Madhava.

7] Damodaradvaita-sakhi
Damodar's unrivalled girlfriend,

8] Kartikotkirtidesvari
he queen who bestows fame on the Kartika month,

9] Mukunda dayita-vrnda dhammilla mani-manjari
The crest jewel of Mukunda's ladyfriends.

10] Bhaskaropasika
Who worships the sun,

11] Varsabhanavi
Who belongs to King Vrsabhanu.

12] Vrsabhanuja
Who is born from King Vrsabhanu,

13] Ananga manjari
Ananga Manjari's older sister,

14] Jestha sridama
Sridama's younger sister,

15]Varajottama
The greatest (fem.)

16] Kirtida-kanyaka
Kirtida's daughter,

17] Matr-sneha-piyusa-putrika
Who is the nectarean object of Her mother's affection,

18] Visakha-savayah
Who is of the same age as Visakha,

19] Prestha visakha
jivitadhika = Who is dearer than life to Visakha.

20] Pranadvitiya lalita
Who is none other than Lalita's very life,

21] Vrndavana viharini
Enjoys in Vrndavana

22] Lalita prana-laksaika-raksa
Who saves Lalita's life lakhs of times,

23] Vrndavanesvari
Queen of Vrndavana.

24] Vrajendra-grhini krsna-praya-sneha-niketanam
Who is as dear to Mother Yasoda as Krsna,

25] Vraja go-gopa-gopali jiva-matraika-jivanam
Who is the only life of the life of the cows, cowherdsmen and cowherdgirls of Vraja.

26] Snehalabhira-rajendra
Who is the object of King Nanda's affection,

27] Vatsalacyuta-purva-ja
Who gets parental affection from Balaram,

28] Govinda pranayadhara surabhi sevanotsuka
Who is the object of Govinda's love (Govinda is eager to serve His surabhi cows).

29] Dhrta nandisvara-ksema gamanotkanthi-manasa
Who is very eager to go to Nandisvara forserving Krsna

30] Sva-dehadvaitata drsta dhanistha dhyeya-darsana
Who is regarded as non-different from her by Dhanistha and seen in her meditations, (Dhanistha is Yasoda's maidservant).

31] Gopendra-mahisi paka-sala-vedi prakasika
Who is seen in Mother Yadosa's kitchen.

32] Ayur-varddha-karaddhana
Whose cooked grains increase Krsna's life,

33] Rohini ghrata-mastaka
Whose head is smelt by Rohini.

34] Subala nyasta sarupya
Who has bestowed a form equal to Hers to Subala,

35] Subala priti-tosita
Who is very fond of Subala,

36] Mukhara-drk sudha-naptri
Who is nectar in Mukhara's eyes,

37] Jatila drsti-bhasita
Who is afraid to see Her mother-in-law, Jatila.

38] Madhumangala narmokti janita-smita-candrika
Who smiles like the Moonbeams after hearing Madhumangala's jokes.

39] Paurnamasi bahih khelat prana-panjara sarika
The she-parrot of Whose heart is caught in Paurnamasi's cage.

40] Sva ganadvaita jivatuh sviyahankara-vardhini
Who is the only life of Her friends,

41] Sva ganopendra padabja
Who increases the pride f Her relatives.

42] Sparsa-lambhana harsini
Who is very happy to touch Upendra's feet with Her friends.

43] Sviya vrndavanodyana paliki krta-vrndaka
Who has placed Vrnda in charge of Vrndavana's gardens,

44] Jnata vrndatavi sarva lata-taru-mrga-dvija
Who is known by all the Vines, trees, deer and birds of Vrndavana.

45] Isac candana samghrsta nava-kasmira-deha-bhah
Whose body shines with fresh vermillion ground with some sandalpaste.

46] Jjva-puspa pritha-hari patta cinarunambara
Whose silken dress shines more reddish than the java flower.

47] Caranabja-tala-jyotir arunakrta-bhutala
Whose lotus footsoles make the surface of the earth shine crimson-red,

48] Hari citta camatkari caru nupura nihsvana
Who astonishes Hari's mind with the sweet sound of Her anklebells.

49] Krsna-sranti-hara sroni pitha-valgita ghantika
The nice sounds of whose waistbells remove Krsna's fatigue,

50] Krsna sarvasva pinodyat kucancan mani-malika
The pearl necklace on whose firm, raised breasts is everything to Krsna.

51] Nana-ratnollasad sankha-cuda caru bhuja-dvaya
Whose two beautiful arms are adorned with conchshell bangles inset with various jewels.

52] Syamantaka-mani bhrajan mani-bandhati-bandhura
On Whose wrist the beautiful Syamantaka jewel shines.

53] Suvarna darpana-jyotir ullanghi mukha-mandala
The shining of Whose face defeats that of a golden mirror,

54] Pakka dadima bijabha dantakrstaghabhic chuka
Whose teeth, that shine like ripe pomegranate seeds, attract the parrot-like Aghabhit (Krsna).

55] Abja-ragadi srstabja-kalika karna-bhusana
Whose ruby earrings are shaped like lotus buds,

56] Saubhagya kajjalankakta netranandita khanjana
Whose wagtail-like eyes are anointed with beautiful eyeliner, giving great joy to the eyes.

57] Suvrtta mauktika mukta nasika tilapuspika
Whose nose, that is beautiful as a sesame flower, is adorned with a round pearl,

58]Sucaru nava-kasturi tilakancita-bhalaka
Whose forehead is adorned with beautiful tilak made of fresh musk.

59] ddivya veni vinirdhuta keki-pincha-vara-stutih
Whose divine hairbraid is worshiped by peacock feathers (being defeated in beauty),

60] Netranta-sara vidhvamsakrta canurajid dhrtih
The arrows of Whose glances destroy the patience of Krsna, Who defeated the Canura wrestler.

61] Sphurat kaisora-tarunya sandhi-bandhura-vigraha
Who is blooming teenage beauty personified.

62] Madhavollasakonmatta
Who pleases Madhava.

63] Pikoru madhura-svara
Who maddens Madhava with Her sweet, cuckoo-like voice.

64] Pranayuta-sata prestha madhavotkirti-lampata
Who is more attached to Madhava's great glories than to millions of lives,

65] Krsnapanga-tarangodyat smita-piyusa-budbuda
Whose nectarean smiles provide bubbles on the waves of Krsna's glances.

66] Punjibhuta jagallajja vaidagdhi-digdha-vigraha
Who is the very form of cleverness, embarrassing the whole world.

67] Karuna vidravad deha murtiman
Whose body melts in kindness,

68] Madhuri-ghata
Who is abundant sweetness personified.

69] Jagad-gunavati-varga giyamana gunoccaya
Whose glories are loudly sung by all the great ladies of the world.

70] Sacyadi subhaga-vrnda vandyamanoru-saubhaga
Who is incessantly praised by beautiful ladies like Saci.

71] Vina-vadana sangita rasalasya visarada
Who is expert in singing and playing vina in the rasa dance.

72] Narada pramukhodgita jagad anandi sad-yasah
Whose pure glories are sung by sages headed by Narada, giving joy to the world.

73] Govardhana-guha geha grhini
She is the housewife in the caves in Govardhana.

74] Kunja-mandana
She decorates the kunja,

75] Candamsu-nandini baddha bhagini-bhava-vibhrama
She has a sisterly relationship with Yamuna, (Yamuna is the daughter of the sun and Radha is the daughter of Vrsabhanu, the sun in Taurus).

76] Divya kundalata narma sakhya-dama-vibhusita
She is adorned with the wreath of divine Kundalata's friendship.

77] Govardhanadharahladi srngara-rasa-pandita
She is the professor in amorous rapture, giving joy to the holder of Govardhana.

78]Girindra-dhara vaksah
She is Laksmi on the chest of the holder of Govardhan,

79] Srih sankhacudari-jivanam
She is the life of the enemy of Sankhacuda,

80] Gokulendra-suta-prema kama-bhupendra-pattanam
She is the settlement of Cupid for the love of the son of Gokulendra.

81] Vrsa-vidhvamsa narmokti sva-nirmita sarovara
Who made Her own pond after the killer of Arista mocked Her.

82] Nija kunda-jala-krida jita sankarsananuja
Who defeats Sankarsana's younger brother in sports in Her own pond.

83] Mura-mardana mattebha vihara-mrta-dirghika
She is the ambrosial pond of enjoyment for the intoxicated elephant who defeated Mura,

84] Girindra-dhara-parindra rati-yuddhoru simhika
She is a powerful lioness fighting amorous sports with the king of lions, the holder of the best of mountains.

85] Sva tanu-saurabhonmatti krta mohana madhava
Who enchants Madhava with Her intoxicating bodily fragrance,

86] Dor-muloccalana krida vyakuli-krta kesava
Who agitates Kesava by playfully showing Her armpit.

87] Nija kunda-tati kunja klrpta keli kalodyama
Who expands Her artful plays in the kunja on the bank of Her own pond, BR>
88] Divya malli-kulollasi sayyakalpita vigraha
Who makes a bed of divine jasmine flowers there with joy.

89] Krsna vama-bhuja nyasta caru daksina gandaka
Who places Her beautiful right cheek on Krsna's left arm,

90] Savya bahu-lata baddha krsna daksina sad-bhuja
Who holds Krsna's right arm with Her left vine-like arm.

91] Krsna daksina caruru slista vamoru-rambhika
Whose beautiful, broad, banana-like left hip touches Krsna's right hip.

92] Girindra-dhara drg-vaksor mardi-sustana-parvata
Whose nice, mountain-like breasts are being massaged by the Holder of Govardhana.

93] Govindadhara piyusa vasitadhara-pallava
Whose leaf-like lips are scented by the nectar of Govinda's lips.

94] Sudha-sancaya carukti sitali-krta madhava
Whose beautiful words distribute nectar, cooling Madhava off.

95] Govindodgirna tambula raga rajyat kapolika
Whose cheeks are colored by the pan from Govinda's lips,

96] Krsna sambhoga saphali-krta manmatha sambhava
Who realizes Krsna's fancies of amorous enjoyments.

97] Govinda marjitoddama rati-prasvinna sanmukha
The profuse perspiration from whose face is wiped off by Govinda.

98] Visakha vijita krida-santi nidralu-vigraha
Who is being fanned by Visakha when She falls asleep after playing with Krsna.

99] Govinda-carana-nyasta kaya-manasa jivana
Who has placed Her life, body and mind at Govinda's lotus feet.

100] Svapranarbuda nirmanchya hari pada-rajah kana
Who worships the dust of Hari's lotus feet with billions of hearts.

101] Anumatracyutadarsa sayyamanatma locana
Who curses Her eyes for every second that they do not see Acyuta.

102] Nitya-nutana govinda vaktra-subhramsu-darsana
Who beholds Govinda's ever-fresh moonlike face.

103] Nihsima hari-madhurya saundaryadyeka-bhogini
Who is the only enjoyer of Hari's endless sweetness and beauty.

104] Sapatnya dhama murali-matra bhagya kataksini
Who can only blink at the fortune of Her co-wife, the Murali flute.

105] Gadha buddhi-bala krida jita vamsi-vikarsini
Who takes Krsna's flute after defeating Him in a gambling match.

106] Narmokti candrikotphulla krsna kamabdi-vardhini
Who increases the ocean of Krsna's desires by the full moonbeams of Her joking words.

107] Vraja-candrendriya-grama visrama-vidhu-salika
Who is the moonlike resting place for all the senses of the moon of Vraja (Sri Krsna),

108] krsna sarvendriyonmadi radhetyaksara-yugmaka
The two syllables of Whose name Ra-dha madden all of Krsna's senses.