Garga Samhita (English)

by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words

The Garga-samhita Verse 2.9.5, 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 9 (Brahma’s Prayers) of Canto 2 (vrindavana-khanda).

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

तं कृष्णं भज हरिम् आदि-देवम् अस्मिन्
क्षेत्र-ज्ञं खम् इव विलिप्त-मेघम् एव
स्वच्छाङ्गं परम् अधि-यज्ञ-चैत्य-रूपं
भक्त्य्-आद्यैर् विशद-विराग-भाव-सङ्घैः

taṃ kṛṣṇaṃ bhaja harim ādi-devam asmin
kṣetra-jñaṃ kham iva vilipta-megham eva
svacchāṅgaṃ param adhi-yajña-caitya-rūpaṃ
bhakty-ādyair viśada-virāga-bhāva-saṅghaiḥ

tam—Him; kṛṣṇam—bhaja—worship; harim—Hari; ādi-devam—the original Lord; asmin—here; kṣetrathe place; jñam—knowing; khamthe sky; iva—like; viliptaanointed; megham—clouds; eva—indeed; svacchasplendid; aṅgam—body; param—transcendental; adhi-yajña-caitya-rūpam—the form of the Lord of sacrifices; bhakty-ādyaiḥ—beginning weith devotional service; viśadapure; virāgarenunciation; bhāvacondition; saṅghaiḥ—with multitudes.

English translation of verse 2.9.5:

With devotion, purity, and renunciation, worship Kṛṣṇa, the original Supreme Personality of Godhead, pure as a cloudless sky, His limbs splendid, the master of sacrifices, the master of consciousness, the all-knowing Supersoul.

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