Garga Samhita (English)

by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words

The Garga-samhita Verse 6.3.3, 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 6 of Chapter 3 (Lord Balarama’s Wedding) of Canto 6 (dvaraka-khanda).

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

आनर्तो नाम राजाभूत्
सूर्य-वंसे महा-मनाः
यन्-नाम्नानर्त-देशः स्यात्
समुद्रे भीम-नादिनि

ānarto nāma rājābhūt
sūrya-vaṃse mahā-manāḥ
yan-nāmnānarta-deśaḥ syāt
samudre bhīma-nādini

ānartaḥAnarta; nāmaname; rājāa king; abhūt—was; sūrya-vaṃse—in the sun-god's dynasty; mahā-manāḥnible-hearted; yan-nāmnā—by whose name; ānarta-deśaḥthe country of Anarta; syāt—is; samudre—in the ocean; bhīma-nādinifilled with terrible sounds.

English translation of verse 6.3.3:

A noble-hearted king named Ānarta was born in the sūrya dynasty. The country of Ānarta-deśa, which was created where there once was only the ocean filled with terrible sounds, was named after him.

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