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.

विधिना तान्त्रिकी सन्ध्या शिखाबन्धो हि कर्मणि ।
विष्णुपादोदकेनैव पितॄणां तर्पणक्रिया ।
महाराजोपचारैश् च शक्त्यां सम्पूजनं हरेः ॥ १५४ ॥

vidhinā tāntrikī sandhyā śikhābandho hi karmaṇi |
viṣṇupādodakenaiva pitṝṇāṃ tarpaṇakriyā |
mahārājopacāraiś ca śaktyāṃ sampūjanaṃ hareḥ || 154 ||

The English translation of Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 2.154 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 (2.154). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vidhi, Tan, Antriki, Sandhi, Sandhya, Shikhabandha, Karmani, Karman, Vishnupada, Udaka, Pitri, Tarpana, Kriya, Maharajopacara, Shakti, Sampujana, Hari,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 2.154). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “vidhinā tāntrikī sandhyā śikhābandho hi karmaṇi
  • vidhinā -
  • vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    vidhī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āntrikī -
  • āntrikī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • sandhyā -
  • sandhi (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    sandhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śikhābandho* -
  • śikhābandha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • karmaṇi -
  • karmaṇi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    karmaṇi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    karmaṇi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    karman (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “viṣṇupādodakenaiva pitṝṇāṃ tarpaṇakriyā
  • viṣṇupādo -
  • viṣṇupāda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    viṣṇupāda (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • udakenai -
  • udaka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • pitṝṇām -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • tarpaṇa -
  • tarpaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tarpaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kriyā -
  • kriyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “mahārājopacāraiś ca śaktyāṃ sampūjanaṃ hareḥ
  • mahārājopacāraiś -
  • mahārājopacāra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    mahārājopacāra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śaktyām -
  • śakti (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    śaktī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • sampūjanam -
  • sampūjana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • hareḥ -
  • hari (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    hari (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    hṛ (verb class 1)
    [optative active second single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 2.154

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 2.154 in Bengali sript:
বিধিনা তান্ত্রিকী সন্ধ্যা শিখাবন্ধো হি কর্মণি ।
বিষ্ণুপাদোদকেনৈব পিতৄণাং তর্পণক্রিযা ।
মহারাজোপচারৈশ্ চ শক্ত্যাং সম্পূজনং হরেঃ ॥ ১৫৪ ॥

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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