by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words
The Garga-samhita Verse 1.4.64, English translation, including word-by-word: This text represents a Vaishnava scripture which narrates the life Krishna, It was composed in seventeen cantos by Garga Muni: an ancient sage and priest of the Yadu dynasty having. This is verse 1 of Chapter 4 (Description of Questions About the Lord’s Appearance) of Canto 1 (goloka-khanda).
Sanskrit text, transliteration and word-by-word meaning:
कथं चास्मान् न गृह्नासि
भजन्तीर् मैथिलीः सतीः
kathaṃ cāsmān na gṛhnāsi
bhajantīr maithilīḥ satīḥ
katham—why?; ca—and; asmān—us; na—not; gṛhnāsi—You accept; bhajantīḥ—the worshiping; maithilīḥ satīḥ—chaste women of Mithilā; ardha—half; aṅgī—Your body; yajña—of the yajña; kāleṣu—at the times; satatam—always; kārya-sādhinīḥ—performing duties with You.
English translation of verse 1.4.64: