Garga Samhita (English)

by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words

The Garga-samhita Verse 1.15.38, 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 15 (Revelation of the Universal Form to Nanda’s Wife) of Canto 1 (goloka-khanda).

Sanskrit text, transliteration and word-by-word meaning:

अहो भाग्यं तु ते नेदं
साक्षाच् छ्रि-पुरुषोत्तमः
त्वद्-गृहे वर्तमानो ऽयं

aho bhāgyaṃ tu te nedaṃ
sākṣāc chri-puruṣottamaḥ
tvad-gṛhe vartamāno 'yaṃ

शिउ-रूपः परात् परः

śiu-rūpaḥ parāt paraḥ

ahaḥ—ah; bhāgyam—good fortune; tu—certainly; te—of you; na—not; idam—this; sākṣātdirectly; śri-puruṣottamaḥthe Supreme Personality of Godhead; tvatof you; gṛhe—in the home; vartamānaḥ—being; ayamHe; śiu—of a child; rūpaḥ—in the form; parāt paraḥgreater than the greatest.

English translation of verse 1.15.38:

Ah, how fortunate you are! Appearing as a small child, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, who is greater than the greatest, now stays in your home.

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