by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja | 2005 | 440,179 words | ISBN-13: 9781935428329
The Brihad-bhagavatamrita Verse 1.4.57, English translation, including commentary (Dig-darshini-tika): an important Vaishnava text dealing with the importance of devotional service. The Brihad-bhagavatamrita, although an indepent Sanskrit work, covers the essential teachings of the Shrimad Bhagavatam (Bhagavata-purana). This is verse 1.4.57 contained in Chapter 4—Bhakta (the devotee)—of Part one (prathama-khanda).
Sanskrit text, Unicode transliteration, Word-for-word and English translation of verse 1.4.57:
विचित्रैर् दिव्य-दिव्यैश् च गद्य-पद्यैः स्व-निर्मितैः ।
स्तुतिम् अन्यैश् च कुर्वाणं दण्डवत्-प्रणतीर् अपि ॥ ५७ ॥
vicitrair divya-divyaiś ca gadya-padyaiḥ sva-nirmitaiḥ |
stutim anyaiś ca kurvāṇaṃ daṇḍavat-praṇatīr api || 57 ||
Commentary: Dig-darśinī-ṭīkā with Bhāvānuvāda
(By Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī himself including a deep purport of that commentary)
The meaning of the translation is clear.