He is the one who drinks venom and impassively keeps it in his throat.
Opening his third eye he burns away ignorance.
Smeared with holy ashes, he dwells in peace
God of the Gods, he is the ocean of compassion,
Blessing everything noble that we desire.
Raag: Sankarabharanam / Taal: Adi tal / Composer: King Serfoji 17th century / Choreography: Dr. Sucheta Chapekar / Language: Sanskrit