Out of the nineteen Sanskrit works written by Narayana Guru, the longest is the Darshanamala. A commentary on the Darshanamala by Professor M.H. Shastri is published in a single volume. A set of commentaries on the remaining eighteen Sanskrit works of Narayana Guru comprise this single volume entitiled Narayanaguroh Laghukritayah. Included in this volume is a short commentary upon the Guru's Vedanta Sutras. One of these works entitled Devyastakam is included as an appendage and has no commentary.