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.

षड्अङ्गानि चोक्तानि सम्मोहनतन्त्रे सनत्कुमारकल्पे ।
वर्र्णेनैकेन हृदयं तिर्भिर् एव शिरो मतम् ।
चतुर्भिश् च शिखा प्रोक्ता तथैव कवचं मतम् ।
नेत्रं तथा चतुर्वर्णैर् अस्त्रं द्वाभ्यां तथा मतम् ॥ १५६ ॥

ṣaḍaṅgāni coktāni sammohanatantre sanatkumārakalpe |
varrṇenaikena hṛdayaṃ tirbhir eva śiro matam |
caturbhiś ca śikhā proktā tathaiva kavacaṃ matam |
netraṃ tathā caturvarṇair astraṃ dvābhyāṃ tathā matam || 156 ||

The English translation of Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 5.156 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:

Buy now! English translation by Srila Sanatana Gosvami (2005)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (5.156). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shadanga, Ukta, Sammohanatantra, Sanatkumarakalpa, Hridaya, Eva, Shira, Shiras, Mata, Catus, Shikha, Prokta, Tatha, Kavaca, Netra, Caturvarna, Astra, Dva,

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 5.156). 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: “ṣaḍaṅgāni coktāni sammohanatantre sanatkumārakalpe
  • ṣaḍaṅgāni -
  • ṣaḍaṅga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • co -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • uktāni -
  • ukta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    vac -> ukta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √vac class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative plural from √vac class 3 verb], [vocative plural from √vac class 3 verb], [accusative plural from √vac class 3 verb]
  • sammohanatantre -
  • sammohanatantra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • sanatkumārakalpe -
  • sanatkumārakalpa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “varrṇenaikena hṛdayaṃ tirbhir eva śiro matam
  • Cannot analyse varrṇenaikena*hṛ
  • hṛdayam -
  • hṛdaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    hṛdaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    hṛdayā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Cannot analyse tirbhir*ev
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śiro* -
  • śiras (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śira (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • matam -
  • mata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    matā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    man -> mata (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √man class 4 verb], [accusative single from √man class 8 verb]
    man -> mata (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √man class 4 verb], [accusative single from √man class 4 verb], [nominative single from √man class 8 verb], [accusative single from √man class 8 verb]
  • Line 3: “caturbhiś ca śikhā proktā tathaiva kavacaṃ matam
  • caturbhiś -
  • catus (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śikhā -
  • śikhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • proktā -
  • proktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathai -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • kavacam -
  • kavaca (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kavaca (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • matam -
  • mata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    matā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    man -> mata (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √man class 4 verb], [accusative single from √man class 8 verb]
    man -> mata (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √man class 4 verb], [accusative single from √man class 4 verb], [nominative single from √man class 8 verb], [accusative single from √man class 8 verb]
  • Line 4: “netraṃ tathā caturvarṇair astraṃ dvābhyāṃ tathā matam
  • netram -
  • netra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    netra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • caturvarṇair -
  • caturvarṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    caturvarṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • astram -
  • astra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dvābhyām -
  • dva (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    dva (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    dvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
  • tathā* -
  • tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • matam -
  • mata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    matā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    man -> mata (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √man class 4 verb], [accusative single from √man class 8 verb]
    man -> mata (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √man class 4 verb], [accusative single from √man class 4 verb], [nominative single from √man class 8 verb], [accusative single from √man class 8 verb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 5.156

Cover of Bengali edition

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

Published by venimadhav Sheel Library, Kolkata.

Buy now!

Preview of verse 5.156 in Bengali sript:
ষডঙ্গানি চোক্তানি সম্মোহনতন্ত্রে সনত্কুমারকল্পে ।
বর্র্ণেনৈকেন হৃদযং তির্ভির্ এব শিরো মতম্ ।
চতুর্ভিশ্ চ শিখা প্রোক্তা তথৈব কবচং মতম্ ।
নেত্রং তথা চতুর্বর্ণৈর্ অস্ত্রং দ্বাভ্যাং তথা মতম্ ॥ ১৫৬ ॥

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

Buy now!
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

Buy now!
Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: