Hari-bhakti-vilasa [sanskrit text]

by Gaudiya Grantha Mandira | 2020 | 52,326 words

The Sanskrit text of the Sri Hari-bhakti-vilasa, which was composed by Srila Sanatana Gosvami (as instructed by Lord Gaurahari) in order to arrange for the observance of vows and rituals for those who desire to obtain the ultimate goal of life, krishna-prema. The Hari-bhakti-vilasa describes in twenty chapters the core aspects of the Vaishnava lifestyle and philosophy.

भक्तेर् विलासांश् चिनुते प्रबोधा ।
नन्दस्य शिष्यो भगवत्प्रियस्य ।
गोपालभट्टो रघुनाथदासं सन्तोषयन् रूपसनातनौ च ॥ २ ॥

bhakter vilāsāṃś cinute prabodhā |
nandasya śiṣyo bhagavatpriyasya |
gopālabhaṭṭo raghunāthadāsaṃ santoṣayan rūpasanātanau ca || 2 ||

The English translation of Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 1.2 is contained in the book Sri Hari-Bhakti-Vilasa by Srila Sanatana Gosvami. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhakti, Vilasa, Pra, Bodha, Nanda, Shishya, Bhagavat, Priya, Gopalabhatta, Raghunathadasa, Santosha, Yat, Rupasanatana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “bhakter vilāsāṃś cinute prabodhā
  • bhakter -
  • bhakti (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • vilāsāṃś -
  • vilāsa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • cinute -
  • ci (verb class 5)
    [present middle third single]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
  • bodhā -
  • bodhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “nandasya śiṣyo bhagavatpriyasya
  • nandasya -
  • nanda (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    nanda (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • śiṣyo* -
  • śiṣya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    śās -> śiṣya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śās class 2 verb]
    śiṣ -> śiṣya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śiṣ class 10 verb]
  • bhagavat -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    bhagavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • priyasya -
  • priya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    priya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • Line 3: “gopālabhaṭṭo raghunāthadāsaṃ santoṣayan rūpasanātanau ca
  • gopālabhaṭṭo* -
  • gopālabhaṭṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • raghunāthadāsam -
  • raghunāthadāsa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    raghunāthadāsa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • santoṣa -
  • santoṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    santoṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yan -
  • yat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    i -> yat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • rūpasanātanau -
  • rūpasanātana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 1.2

Cover of Bengali edition

Sri Sri Hari Bhakti Vilasa (Bengali)
by Kaliprasanna Vidyaratna (2020)

Published by venimadhav Sheel Library, Kolkata.

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Preview of verse 1.2 in Bengali sript:
ভক্তের্ বিলাসাংশ্ চিনুতে প্রবোধা ।
নন্দস্য শিষ্যো ভগবত্প্রিযস্য ।
গোপালভট্টো রঘুনাথদাসং সন্তোষযন্ রূপসনাতনৌ চ ॥ ২ ॥

Cover of edition (2008)

Shri Shri Hari Bhakti Vilasa (Hindi)
by Shri Shyamdas (श्री श्यामदास) (2008)

Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation; Published by Shri Harinam Sankirtan Mandal, Vrindavan

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Cover of edition (2014)

Shri Hari Bhakti Vilas (Sanskrit Text With Hindi Translation)
by Shri Gopal Bhatt Goswami (श्री गोपालभट्टगोस्वामी) (2014)

श्रीहरिभक्तिविलास (संस्कृत एवम् हिन्दी अनुवाद); Set of 2 Volumes; Published by Shri Haridas Shastri Gosewa Sansthan

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