Garga Samhita (English)

by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words

The Garga-samhita Verse 6.19.24, 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 19 (In the First Fortress of Dvaraka, the Glories of Lila-sarovara, Hari-mandira, Jnana-tirtha, Krishna-kunda, Balabhadra-sarah, Ganesha-tirtha, Dana-sthala, and Maya-tirtha) of Canto 6 (dvaraka-khanda).

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

भगवन्-मन्दिराद् राजन्
दिग्-विभागे च पश्चिमे
धनुशि द्वि-शते चास्ते
दान-तीर्थं परं शुभम्

bhagavan-mandirād rājan
dig-vibhāge ca paścime
dhanuśi dvi-śate cāste
dāna-tīrthaṃ paraṃ śubham

bhagavan-mandirāt—from Lord Kṛṣṇa's palace; rājanO king; dig-vibhāge—in the direction; ca—and; paścime—west; dhanuśi—dhanus; dvi-śate—two hundred; ca—and; āste—is; dāna-tīrtham—dana-tīrtha; param—great; śubham—auspicious and beautiful.

English translation of verse 6.19.24:

O king, two hundred dhanus west of Lord Kṛṣṇa's palace is auspicious and beautiful Dāna-tīrtha.

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