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.

नेत्रबन्धं प्रकुर्वीत सितवस्त्रेण यत्नतः ।
वर्णानुक्रमतः शिष्यान् पुर्ष्पहस्तान् प्रवेशयेत् ॥ २०३ ॥

netrabandhaṃ prakurvīta sitavastreṇa yatnataḥ |
varṇānukramataḥ śiṣyān purṣpahastān praveśayet || 203 ||

The English translation of Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 2.203 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 (2.203). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Netrabandha, Pra, Sita, Vastra, Yatnatah, Yatnata, Varna, Uksh, Ramat, Shishya,

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 2.203). 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: “netrabandhaṃ prakurvīta sitavastreṇa yatnataḥ
  • netrabandham -
  • netrabandha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
  • kurvīta -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative middle third single]
  • sita -
  • sita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    -> sita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ class 4 verb]
    -> sita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ class 4 verb]
    si -> sita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √si class 5 verb], [vocative single from √si class 9 verb]
    si -> sita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √si class 5 verb], [vocative single from √si class 9 verb]
  • vastreṇa -
  • vastra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • yatnataḥ -
  • yatnataḥ (indeclinable)
    yatnata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “varṇānukramataḥ śiṣyān purṣpahastān praveśayet
  • varṇān -
  • varṇa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • uk -
  • ukṣ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    ukṣ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ramataḥ -
  • ram -> ramat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [ablative single from √ram class 1 verb], [genitive single from √ram class 1 verb]
    ram -> ramat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √ram class 1 verb], [genitive single from √ram class 1 verb]
    ram (verb class 1)
    [present active third dual]
  • śiṣyān -
  • śiṣya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    śās -> śiṣya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √śās class 2 verb]
    śiṣ -> śiṣya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √śiṣ class 10 verb]
  • Cannot analyse purṣpahastān*pr
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
  • veśayet -
  • viś (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
    viś (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 2.203

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 2.203 in Bengali sript:
নেত্রবন্ধং প্রকুর্বীত সিতবস্ত্রেণ যত্নতঃ ।
বর্ণানুক্রমতঃ শিষ্যান্ পুর্ষ্পহস্তান্ প্রবেশযেত্ ॥ ২০৩ ॥

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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