Sri Adi Sankaracharya's Kalabhairava Ashtakam. Kalabhairava is an incarnation of Lord Shiva and the Devatha of the Lord Rahu (Navagraha. Kala Bhairava Ashtakam is a Sanskrit Ashtakam, written by Adi Sankara. The hymn illustrates the personality of Kala Bhairava of Kashi (also known as Bhairava). Kindly play the youtube video of Maha kaal Bhairav stotram at the bottom of this page to feel the vibes and energy of this stotram. Kala Bhairava is the fearful.
महाकालभैरवाष्टकम् अथवा तीक्ष्णदंष्ट्रकालभैरवाष्टकम् ॥ यं यं यं यक्षरूपं दशदिशिविदितं भूमिकम्पायमानं. From Lord Shiva came out the Kalabhairava (Black Bhairava) who tore off the fifth head of Lord Brahma. On the entreaties of Lord Vishnu, Shiva pardoned Lord. Kalabhairava Ashtakam is a Sanskrit stotra about Lord Shiva written by Adi Shankara that is chanted with the intention of eliminating negative.
As suggested by its very name, Kalabhairava Ashtakam is sung in praise of Lord Kalabhairav, the terrific form of Lord Shiva. Kalabhairava.