This is a famous prayer on teacher/ mentor(Guru). In Indian tradition, a Guru is considered very important.
This is a prayer for guru/teacher. In this prayer we learn that, form feet, words and grace are all important for success. Even if you achieve everything, you need grace of Guru for liberation.
Puujaa-Muulam Gurur-Padam |
Mokssa-Muulam Guruur-Krpaa ||
पूजामूलं गुरुर्पदम् ।
मोक्षमूलं गुरूर्कृपा ॥
The Root of Meditation is the Form of the Guru,
The Root of Worship is the Feet of the Guru,
The Root of Mantra is the Word of the Guru,
The Root of Liberation is the Grace of the Guru.
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