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    पतिं विश्वस्य आत्मा ईश्वरं शाश्वतं शिवमच्युतम् । नारायणं महाज्ञेयं विश्वात्मानं परायणम् ॥३॥

    The protector of the universe, the Lord of all Souls (or Lord over Self), the perpetual, the auspicious, the indestructible, the Goal of all creation, the Supreme object worthy of being known, the Soul of all beings, the Refuge unfailing (is He).