Garga Samhita (English)
by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words
The Garga-samhita Verse 1.13.26, 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 13 (The Liberation of Putana) of Canto 1 (goloka-khanda).
Sanskrit text, transliteration and word-by-word meaning:
छित्वा कुठारैस् तद्-देहं
अनेकाश् च चिताः कृत्वा
दहयाम् आसुर् एव तम्
chitvā kuṭhārais tad-dehaṃ
anekāś ca citāḥ kṛtvā
dahayām āsur eva tam
chitvā—cutting; kuṭhāraiḥ—with axes; tad-deham—her body; gopāḥ—the gopas; śrī-yamunā-taṭe—on the Yamunā's shore; anekāḥ—many; ca—also; citāḥ—pyres; kṛtvā—making; dahayām āsuḥ—burned; eva—indeed; tam—it.
English translation of verse 1.13.26:
Cutting it up with axes, and making many pyres by Śrī Yamunā's shore, the gopas burned her body.