Garga Samhita (English)

by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words

The Garga-samhita Verse 6.2.47, 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 6 of Chapter 2 (Residence in Shri Dvaraka) of Canto 6 (dvaraka-khanda).

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

दशैक-योजनोत्तुङ्गात्
समुत्पत्य सुरेश्वरौ
अलक्ष्यमनाव् अरिभिर्
द्वारकायं निपेततुः

daśaika-yojanottuṅgāt
samutpatya sureśvarau
alakṣyamanāv aribhir
dvārakāyaṃ nipetatuḥ

daśaika-yojanaeleven yojanas; uttuṅgāt—from the height; samutpatya—jumping; sureśvarau—the two Supreme Personality of Godheads; alakṣyamanāv—unseen; aribhiḥ—by the enemies; dvārakāyam—in Dvārakā; nipetatuḥ—fell.

English translation of verse 6.2.47:

Jumping from a height of eighty-eight miles, Kṛṣṇa and Balarāma, the two Supreme Personalities of Godhead, unseen by Their enemies, landed in Dvārakā.

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