Garga Samhita (English)

by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words

The Garga-samhita Verse 2.6.3, 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 2 of Chapter 6 (The Liberation of Aghasura) of Canto 2 (vrindavana-khanda).

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

दूराद् यं पर्वताकारं
वीक्ष्य वृन्दावने वने
गोपा जग्मुर् मुखे तस्य
वत्सैः कृत्वाञ्जली-ध्वनिम्

dūrād yaṃ parvatākāraṃ
vīkṣya vṛndāvane vane
gopā jagmur mukhe tasya
vatsaiḥ kṛtvāñjalī-dhvanim

dūrāt—from far away; yam—what; parvatākāram—the body of a mountain; vīkṣyaseeing; vṛndāvane—in Vṛndāvana; vane—forest; gopāthe gopas; jagmuḥ—went; mukhe—in the mouth; tasya—of him; vatsaiḥ—with the calves; kṛtvā—making; añjalīof the hands; dhvanim—the sound.

English translation of verse 2.6.3:

From afar they saw him, his body like a great mountain. Approaching, and clapping their hands, they entered his mouth with the calves.

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