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.

कार्त्तिके धनवृद्धिः स्यान् मार्गशीर्षे शुभप्रदम् ।
पौषे तु ज्ञानहानिः स्यान् माघे मेधाविवर्धनम् ।
फाल्गुने सर्ववश्यत्वम् आचार्यैः परिकीर्तितम् ॥ १५ ॥

kārttike dhanavṛddhiḥ syān mārgaśīrṣe śubhapradam |
pauṣe tu jñānahāniḥ syān māghe medhāvivardhanam |
phālgune sarvavaśyatvam ācāryaiḥ parikīrtitam || 15 ||

The English translation of Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 2.15 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 (2.15). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Karttika, Dhanavriddhi, Syat, Sya, Margashirsha, Shubhaprada, Pausha, Jnana, Hani, Magha, Medhavin, Medhavi, Vardhana, Phalguna, Phalguni, Sarvavashya, Tva, Yushmad, Acarya, Parikirtita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “kārttike dhanavṛddhiḥ syān mārgaśīrṣe śubhapradam
  • kārttike -
  • kārttika (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kārttika (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kārttikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • dhanavṛddhiḥ -
  • dhanavṛddhi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • syān -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    syāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • mārgaśīrṣe -
  • mārgaśīrṣa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    mārgaśīrṣa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • śubhapradam -
  • śubhaprada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śubhaprada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śubhapradā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “pauṣe tu jñānahāniḥ syān māghe medhāvivardhanam
  • pauṣe -
  • pauṣa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    pauṣa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • jñāna -
  • jñāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • hāniḥ -
  • hāni (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • syān -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    syāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • māghe -
  • māgha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    māgha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    māghā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • medhāvi -
  • medhāvin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    medhāvin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    medhāvī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    medhāvī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    medhāvī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • vardhanam -
  • vardhana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vardhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vardhanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 3: “phālgune sarvavaśyatvam ācāryaiḥ parikīrtitam
  • phālgune -
  • phālguna (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    phālguna (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    phālguni (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • sarvavaśya -
  • sarvavaśya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvavaśya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • ācāryaiḥ -
  • ācārya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • parikīrtitam -
  • parikīrtita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    parikīrtita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    parikīrtitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 2.15

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 2.15 in Bengali sript:
কার্ত্তিকে ধনবৃদ্ধিঃ স্যান্ মার্গশীর্ষে শুভপ্রদম্ ।
পৌষে তু জ্ঞানহানিঃ স্যান্ মাঘে মেধাবিবর্ধনম্ ।
ফাল্গুনে সর্ববশ্যত্বম্ আচার্যৈঃ পরিকীর্তিতম্ ॥ ১৫ ॥

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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