Bhavani Bharati – Verse 81

सनातनी देवि शिवस्य पूर्वं वपुस्त्विदं धारयसे युवत्याः । 
तुभ्यं नमस्तुभ्यमनादिमातः सौम्या भवाम्ब प्रणतेषु भीमे ॥ ८१॥

sanAtanI devi shivasya pUrvaM vapustvidaM dhArayase yuvatyAH |
tubhyaM namastubhyamanAdimAtaH saumyA bhavAmba praNateShu bhIme || 81||

81. Thou art ancient, t) Goddess -before Shiva thou wart–yet thou wearest this form of a maiden. Salutation to thee, O beginningless Mother! Be graci,)us, O terrible One. to those who prostrate themselves before thee.