Chakra Living

108 Names of Lord Chaitanya

by Sarvabhauma Bhattacharya

Posted December 11, 2008

He sustains the universe

He is victorious over the influence of mundane anger

He assumes the illusory form of a human

He is bereft of fraudulent behavior

He is the foremost of (transcendental) cheaters

He appears in the best of lands

He is the ultimate brahmana

He is the dearest son of Jagannatha Mishra

He is the devotee of His father

He has great mental power

He is the beloved husband of the Goddess of Fortune

He is the son of mother Shachi

He is the bestower of ecstatic loving devotion

He is very affectionate to His devotees

He is dear to the twice-initiated brahmanas

He is the best amongst the brahmanas

He is the hero of the devotees' life & soul

He is the worshiper of the brahmanas

He is peaceful and saintly

He is very dear to Srivasa Pandita

He is the supreme controller

His complexion is like molten gold

His neck is like the lion's

His arms are very muscular

He wears yellow cloth (when a householder)

He wears red cloth (when a sannyasi)

He exhibits a six-armed form [atha-and furthermore]

He exhibits a four-armed form

He exhibits a two armed form [ca-and]

He holds the mace

He holds the discus

He holds the lotus

He is sinless

He holds the Panca-janya conchshell

He holds the bow

He holds the flute

He is the foremost of the demigods

He is the Lord of the lotus-eyed Lakshmi

He is beloved to all living beings

He is the abode of cowherding pastimes

He is supremely youthful

He likes to wear sapphires

He likes to wear silver necklaces

He is adorned with the Kaustubha gem

His form is embellished with many beautiful jewels

He has lotus petal-shaped eyes

His majesty is enhanced by sapphire earrings

He sometimes enacts the pastimes of Lord Shiva

He is very dear to His spiritual master

He is aware of the attributes of His own holy name

He imparts teachings about the holy names

He is dear even to the lowest outcastes

His character is totally immaculate

He is engaged in the welfare of all living beings

He is the younger brother of Vishvarupa

He incarnated during the time of dusk

He is desirous of cooling the burning sufferings of living beings

His compassion is limitless

He is very secretive

He preaches devotion unto the true Self

He is absorbed in the greatest bliss

He behaves as a dramatic actorr

He is fond of dancing, singing & chanting the holy names

He is a learned scholar and poet

He is dear to those who are suffering

He is meticulously clean

He is spotlessly pure

He confers ecstatic loving emotions

He is intimate with the great devotees

His divine lotus feet are worshiped by Lord Indra and all the rulers of various heavenly planets

He is the crest jewel of renunciates

Krishna-He is the all attractive Supreme Personality of Godhead

He is the purifier of the renounced order

Chaitanya-He is the living force of all creation

Krishna-Chaitanya-He is the all-attractive living force

He carries the staff of the renounced order

He abandons the staff of the renounced order

He is dear to the divine madman (Srila Nityananda Prabhu)

He shows His six-armed form to Nityananda

He gives perfection to His devotee Mukunda

He behaves with meek and humble mannerisms

He gives nectar to this devotee Vasudeva (the leper)

He is the Lord of the life of Gadadhara Pandita

He removes the distress of His devotees

He bestows ultimate shelter to His devotees

He is dear to those who possess nothing

He is the life and soul of all creation

He accepts only the good qualities of others

He is victorious over the influence of the material senses

He is blind to the faults of others

He has a pleasant face

He is supremely sweet

He is very precious to behold

He delivers Maharaja Pratapa Rudra from obstacles

He is the beloved of Ramananda Raya

He is the spiritual master of every living being

He is endowed with limitless good qualities

He is the sole purifier of all places of pilgrimage

He is the Lord of the spiritual world of no anxiety

He is the Lord of all the material planets

He assumes different forms according to the desires of His devotees

He is the supreme shelter for all living beings

He is the greatest performer of yoga

He imparts intellectual knowledge of devotion

He is the Lord and Master of all

His words emit showers of pure nectar

He is the savior of the earth

He speaks truthfully

He can endure all forms of misery

He delights the people of Orissa

He embodies the form of all universal nectar

It is recommended that upon rising in the morning, one faithfully approach and recite this transcendental sin-destroying prayer to Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, the great soul. One who does will feel the awakening of ecstatic loving devotion unto Lord Hari; of this there is no doubt.

Even if one is afflicted with an incurable disease, one becomes freed from all danger of the ailment. Even if one has committed all types of offenses, one becomes freed from their effects.

If one chants this great prayer with faith and transcendental devotion on Lord Chaitanya's appearance day (the full moon day in the month of Phalguna), then one perpetually attains the fulfillment of their each and every pure desire.

If a devotee couple wishes to have a child but are unable, then they will obtain a Vaishnava child without a doubt. And at the time of death, they will attain remembrance of Sri Chaitanya-deva and enter His eternal pastimes.