Garga Samhita (English)

by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words

The Garga-samhita Verse 2.15.15, 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 15 (Description of Shri Radha-Krishna’s Falling in Love) of Canto 2 (vrindavana-khanda).

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

तदैव राधा शयनात् समुत्थिता
परस्य कृष्णस्य वियोग-विह्वला
सञ्चिन्तयन्ती कमनीय-रूपिणं
मेने त्रिलोकीं तृणवद् विदेह-राट्

tadaiva rādhā śayanāt samutthitā
parasya kṛṣṇasya viyoga-vihvalā
sañcintayantī kamanīya-rūpiṇaṃ
mene trilokīṃ tṛṇavad videha-rāṭ

tadā—then; eva—indeed; rādhāRādhā; śayanāt—from sleep; samutthitā—rising; parasya—of the Supreme; kṛṣṇasya—Kṛṣṇa; viyoga-vihvalā—in the anguish of separation; sañcintayantī—remembering; kamanīya-rūpiṇam—handsome; mene—considered; trilokīm—the three worlds; tṛṇavat—like a blade of grass; videha-rāṭ—O king of Videha.

English translation of verse 2.15.15:

O king of Videha, when Rādhā rose from sleep, She was filled with the anguish of separation from Kṛṣṇa. Always thinking of His handsome form, She thought the three worlds had become like a single blade of grass.

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