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.

स्नाने शङ्खादिवाद्यां तु नामसङ्कीर्तनं हरेः ।
गीतं नृत्यं पुराणादिपठनं च प्रशस्यते ॥ १७९ ॥

snāne śaṅkhādivādyāṃ tu nāmasaṅkīrtanaṃ hareḥ |
gītaṃ nṛtyaṃ purāṇādipaṭhanaṃ ca praśasyate || 179 ||

The English translation of Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 6.179 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 (6.179). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Snana, Shankha, Iva, Adya, Namasankirtana, Hari, Gita, Nritya, Purana, Pathana, Prashasyata,

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 6.179). 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: “snāne śaṅkhādivādyāṃ tu nāmasaṅkīrtanaṃ hareḥ
  • snāne -
  • snāna (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • śaṅkhād -
  • śaṅkha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    śaṅkha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • adyām -
  • adyā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    ad (verb class 2)
    [optative active first single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • nāmasaṅkīrtanam -
  • nāmasaṅkīrtana (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]
  • Line 2: “gītaṃ nṛtyaṃ purāṇādipaṭhanaṃ ca praśasyate
  • gītam -
  • gīta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    gīta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    gītā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • nṛtyam -
  • nṛtya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nṛt -> nṛtya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √nṛt class 4 verb]
    nṛt -> nṛtya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √nṛt class 4 verb], [accusative single from √nṛt class 4 verb]
  • purāṇā -
  • purāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    purāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • adi -
  • ad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • paṭhanam -
  • paṭhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • praśasyate -
  • praśasyatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 6.179

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 6.179 in Bengali sript:
স্নানে শঙ্খাদিবাদ্যাং তু নামসঙ্কীর্তনং হরেঃ ।
গীতং নৃত্যং পুরাণাদিপঠনং চ প্রশস্যতে ॥ ১৭৯ ॥

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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