Cc. Antya 20.12


ceto-darpaṇa-mārjanaṁ bhava-mahā-dāvāgni-nirvāpaṇaṁ
śreyaḥ-kairava-candrikā-vitaraṇaṁ vidyā-vadhū-jīvanam
ānandāmbudhi-vardhanaṁ prati-padaṁ pūrṇāmṛtāsvādanaṁ
sarvātma-snapanaṁ paraṁ vijayate śrī-kṛṣṇa-saṅkīrtanam


cetaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigcetah

by consciousness; consciousness; heart; knowledge; minds; my mind; of the heart; the attention; the heart; the mind.
—of the heart; darpaṇaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigdarpaṇa

mirror; the mirror.
—the mirror; mārjanamplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigmārjanam

—cleansing; bhavaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigbhava

and by Lord Śiva; appearance; be; become; by Lord Śiva; compared to the world of nescience (birth, death, old age and disease); from birth; just become; Lord Śiva; material existence; O Lord Śiva; of material existence; of mundane existence; the distress of the repetition of birth and death; the repetition of birth and death; you become; You please be.
—of material existence; mahāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigmaha

-dāvāgniplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigdāvāgni

the blazing forest fire.
—the blazing forest fire; nirvāpaṇamplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bignirvāpaṇam

—extinguishing; śreyaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsreyah

—of good fortune; kairavaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigkairava

the white lotus.
—the white lotus; candrikāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigcandrikā

the moonshine.
—the moonshine; vitaraṇamplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigvitaraṇam

—spreading; vidyāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigvidyā

by education; devotional service; education; factual knowledge; in Kṛṣṇa consciousness; knowledge; learning; of all education; of education; the knowledge derived from Vedic scripture.
—of all education; vadhūplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigvadhū

—wife; jīvanamplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigjivanam

life; subsistence; the existence of life; the life.
—the life; ānandaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigānanda

absolute bliss; bliss; blissful; ecstasy; from transcendental bliss; full of happiness; full of pleasure; fully blissful; great happiness; great pleasure; happiness; happy; joy; jubilation; material pleasure; of bliss; of transcendental bliss; pleased; pleasure; pleasures derived from them; the pleasure; the transcendental bliss; transcendental bliss; transcendental happiness; very happy; very jubilant.
—of bliss; ambudhiplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigambudhi

the ocean.
—the ocean; vardhanamplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigvardhanam

gladdening; increasing.
—increasing; pratiplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigprati

about; against; at every second; back; counter; each and every; every second; in regard to; in return; to; to observe; toward; towards; unto; unto them; upon.
-padamplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigpadam

a place; abode; an abode; any place; feet; in position; in the path; lotus feet; material world; original position; personality; place of habitation; position; post; region; residence; respective positions; situation; step; the abode; the dwelling place; the lotus feet; the path; the place; the position; the receptacle; the shelter; the status of understanding; the subject matter; this position; to the abode; to the place; to the standard; to the transcendental position; ultimate phase; ultimate stand.
—at every step; pūrṇaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigpurna

all-perfect; complete; completely filled; filled; fulfilled; fulfilling; fulfillment; full; in full; perfect; satisfied.
-amṛtaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigamṛta

and the very sweet ocean; eternal; eternal life; food for human beings; immortality; nectar; nectar, eternal; nectarean; of nectar; of the nectar; sweet; which is like nectar; with nectar.
—of the full nectar; āsvādanamplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigāsvādanam

giving a taste.
—giving a taste; sarvaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsarva

all; all around; all kinds; all kinds of; all over; everyone; everything; for all; for everyone; in all; in all respects; of all; of all demigods; of all kinds; of everyone; of everything.
—for everyone; ātmaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigatma

and of the soul; and of the Supersoul (Paramātmā); and the mind; body; by a manifestation of Yourself; by the body and mind; by the Supreme Personality of Godhead; by themselves; by Yourself; heart; Himself; his; in Himself; in the body; in the living entities; into the self; living being; mind; of all living entities; of Himself; of one's self; of spiritual knowledge; of the mind; of the mind and senses; of the soul; of the Supreme; one's own; own; personal; self; self-realized; soul; spirit; Supersoul; the body and mind; the devotees are the Lord's heart and soul; the mind; the mind and body; the self; the spirit; the Supersoul; the Supreme Personality of Godhead; the Supreme Self; the tree of work; to the body; upon the Supersoul; within; Yourself; ātmā.
-snapanamplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsnapanam

—bathing of the self; paramplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigparam

above; absolute; after; after the initiation; afterwards; and afterward; another; as long as that of Lord Brahmā; as the ultimate goal of life; best; better means; beyond; beyond material nature; beyond that; but; but afterwards; distant; elevation to the heavenly planets or becoming one by merging into Brahman; enemies; far superior things; final; further supreme; Godhead; great; greater; greatest; heavy; higher; highest; liberation; merely; more supreme; most glorious; only; only or ultimately; only this earth; other; other thing; others; perfect; perfectly; sublime; superior; superior life; supreme; supreme, transcendental; that much only; the actual transcendental position; the best; the foremost; the goal of life; the greatest; the highest; the most exalted; the only means; the supreme; the supreme abode; the supreme knowledge (by which one can attain devotional service); the Supreme Lord; the Supreme Person; the Supreme Personality of Godhead; the supreme whole; the transcendental world; the ultimate goal; to the transcendental spiritual kingdom; to the transcendental world; topmost; transcendence; transcendental; transcendental knowledge; transcendental to, beyond; transcendental world; ultimate; uncommon; under control; very great; very much; who are transcendental, beyond this material world; who is transcendental.
—transcendental; vijayateplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigvijayate

conquers; let there be victory.
—let there be victory; śrīplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsri

and opulence; beautiful; beauty; fortune; Lakṣmī, the goddess of fortune; named śrī; opulence or beauty; opulences; the affluent; the goddess of fortune; the goddess of fortune, or a beautiful calf; the treasury houses; transcendental; with opulence.
-kṛṣṇaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigkrsna

kṛṣ-ṇa; about Kṛṣṇa; and Kṛṣṇa; black; Hare Kṛṣṇa; in Kṛṣṇa; is Lord Kṛṣṇa; Kṛṣṇa; Kṛṣṇa is now present; Kṛṣṇa, the Supreme Personality of Godhead; Lord Kṛṣṇa; Lord Kṛṣṇa Himself; Lord Kṛṣṇa's; Lord Kṛṣṇa's holy name; Lord Kṛṣṇa's name; Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa; My dear Kṛṣṇa; O Kṛṣṇa; O Lord Kṛṣṇa; O my Lord Kṛṣṇa; of Kṛṣṇa; of Lord Kṛṣṇa; of Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa; of the holy name of Kṛṣṇa; of the holy name of Lord Kṛṣṇa; of the mode of ignorance; the Deity of Lord Kṛṣṇa; the holy name Kṛṣṇa; the holy name of Kṛṣṇa; the holy name of Lord Kṛṣṇa; the Lord; the name of Kṛṣṇa; the Personality of Godhead; the Personality of Godhead, Kṛṣṇa; the presence of Lord Kṛṣṇa; the Supreme Absolute Personality of Godhead; the Supreme Lord; the Supreme Lord Kṛṣṇa; the Supreme Lord, Śrī Kṛṣṇa; the Supreme Personality of Godhead; the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Lord Kṛṣṇa; to Lord Kṛṣṇa; unto Lord Kṛṣṇa; Śrī Kṛṣṇa.
-saṅkīrtanamplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsaṅkīrtanam

the congregational chanting; the congregational chanting of the holy name.
—for the congregational chanting of the holy name of Kṛṣṇa. 


“Let there be all victory for the chanting of the holy name of Lord Kṛṣṇa, which can cleanse the mirror of the heart and stop the miseries of the blazing fire of material existence. That chanting is the waxing moon that spreads the white lotus of good fortune for all living entities. It is the life and soul of all education. The chanting of the holy name of Kṛṣṇa expands the blissful ocean of transcendental life. It gives a cooling effect to everyone and enables one to taste full nectar at every step. 


This is the first verse of Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu’s Śikṣāṣṭaka. The other seven verses are found in texts 16, 21, 29, 32, 36, 39 and 47.