SARANAGATI (SURRENDER) | Sri Laghu-chandrika-bhasya
Visrambhatmika: Confidence in the Lord's Protection
ekhana bhujhinu prabhu! tomara charana
ekhana–now; bhujinu–I have understood; prabhu!–O Lord!; tomara–Your; charana–feet; asoka–sorrowlessness; abhaya–fearlessness; amrta–nectar; purna–full of; sarva–all; ksana–moments. 
(1) O Lord! Now I have understood that Your feet are always replete with sorrowlessness, fearlessness, and immortality.
sakala chhadiya tuya charana-kamale
sakala–everything; chhadiya–abandoning; tuya–Your; charana–feet; kamale–at the lotus; padiyachhi–have fallen; ami–I; natha!–O Lord!; tava–Your; pada–feet; tale–beneath. 
(2) I have relinquished everything at Your lotus feet and fallen before them, O Lord!
tava pada-padma, natha! raksibe amare
tava–Your; pada–feet; padma–lotus; natha!–O Lord!; raksibe (raksa karibe)–will protect; amare–to me; ara–other; raksa–protection; karta–doer; nahi–is not; e–this; bhava–of birth and death; samsare–in this world. 
(3) O Lord! Your lotus feet will protect me. There is no other protector in this world of birth and death.
ami tava nitya dasa—janinu e-bara
ami–I; tava–Your; nitya–eternal; dasa–servant; janinu–I have understood; e–this; bara–time; amara–my; palana–protection; bhara–responsibility; ekhana–now; tomara–Your. 
(4) Now I have understood that I am Your eternal servant. The responsibility of maintaining me is now Yours.
bada duhkha paiyachhi svatantra jivane
bada–great; duhkha–distress; paiyachhi–I have experienced; svatantra (anasrita)–independent (unsheltered); jivane–in life; saba–all; duhkha–distress; dure–far away; gela–went; o–those; pada–feet; varane–by accepting. 
(5) I experienced only great distress in my independent life. All my distress has gone away by embracing Your feet.
ye pada lagiya rama tapasya karila
ye-pada labhiya brahma krtartha ha-ila
sei se abhaya pada sirete dhariya
ye–whose; pada–feet; lagiya–for attaining; rama–the Goddess of fortune Laksmi Devi; tapasya–austerity; karila–did; ye–whose; pada–feet; paiya–obtaining; siva–the chief of the demigods and topmost devotee, Mahadev; 'sivatva'–auspiciousness, the status of being 'Siva'; labhila–obtained; ye–whose; pada–feet; labhiya–obtaining; brahma–the universal creator; krtartha–fulfilled; ha-ila–became; ye–whose; pada–feet; narada muni–Devarsi Narad, the son of Brahma and Guru of Vedavyas; hrdaye–in the heart; dharila–embraced; sei–those very; se–those; abhaya–fearless; pada–feet; sirete–on the head; dhariya–holding; parama–great; anande–with joy; nachi–I dance; pada–of the feet; guna–the qualities; gaiya–singing. [6-8]
(6-8) Whose feet which Laksmi Devi performed austerities to attain; those feet from which Siva artained the quality of sivatva, auspiciousness; those feet by which Brahma became fulfilled; those feet which Narad Muni embraced in his heart—holding upon my head those very feet, which are the abode of fearlessness, I dance with great joy, chanting their glories.
samsara-vipada ha'te avasya uddhara
samsara–of this material world; vipada–dangers; ha'te–from; avasya–certainly; uddhara–deliverance; bhakati-vinoda–Bhakti Vinod; o–those; pada–feet; karibe–will do; tomara–Your. 
(9) Your feet will surely deliver Bhakti Vinod from the dangers of material existence.
Goptrtve Varan, Embracing the Lord's Guardianship
Visrambhatmika, Confidence in the Lord's Protection
Varjanatmika, Rejecting the Unfavourable
Anukulyatmika, Accepting the Favourable
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Siddha-Lalasa (Hankering for Fulfilment):
Vijnapti (Prayer of Heartfelt Hankering):
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