Hatha Yoga Prayer

Prayer for Lord Shiva who is the father and founder of Hatha Yoga system;

Mantra:

ॐ श्रीआदिनाथाय नमोsस्तु तस्मै येनोपदिष्टा हठयोगविघा !

विभ्राजते प्रोन्नत राजयोगम् आरोदुमिच्छोर धिरोहिणीव !! 

 

Om Shri aadinaathaaya Namosatu tasmay Yenoupdishta hathyogavidhya ! 

Vibhrajte Pronntraaj Yogm aarodumichcor-dirohiniva !!

Meaning:

Reverence to Shiva the Lord of Yoga, who taught [his wife] Parvati hatha wisdom as the first step to the pinnacle of raja yoga. 

 

This mantra is from Hatha Yoga Pradipika by Swami Swatamaram

 

shiva adinath