O Elephant -Faced Lord! You are the Lord of the Divine Forces O Beloved son of Mother Gowri. You are full of Virtues O Lord who grants us knowledge, intelligence and wisdom O Lord of all Siddhis, you are the conferrer of all auspiciousness.
Sanskrit / Hindi
Hamsanandi / Sohini
The Carnatic Raga Hamsanandi has the swara “R1” in the ascending set of notes as well. Typically for the pitch, Nishad (7th) is used instead of Pancham (5th) or Madhyam (4th).