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.

बृहन्नारदीये भगवत्तोषप्रश्नोत्तरे ।
सर्वदेवमयो विष्णुः शरणार्तिप्रनाशनः ।
स्वभक्तवत्सलो देवो भक्त्या तुष्यति नान्यथा ॥ ५८९ ॥

bṛhannāradīye bhagavattoṣapraśnottare |
sarvadevamayo viṣṇuḥ śaraṇārtipranāśanaḥ |
svabhaktavatsalo devo bhaktyā tuṣyati nānyathā || 589 ||

The English translation of Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 11.589 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 (11.589). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Brihannaradiya, Bhagavatta, Usha, Prashnottara, Sarvadevamaya, Vishnu, Sharana, Pranasha, Asmad, Svabhakta, Vatsala, Deva, Devri, Bhaktya, Bhakti, Tushyat, Atha,

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 11.589). 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: “bṛhannāradīye bhagavattoṣapraśnottare
  • bṛhannāradīye -
  • bṛhannāradīya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • bhagavatto -
  • bhagavattā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • uṣa -
  • uṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    uṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • praśnottare -
  • praśnottara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • Line 2: “sarvadevamayo viṣṇuḥ śaraṇārtipranāśanaḥ
  • sarvadevamayo* -
  • sarvadevamaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • viṣṇuḥ -
  • viṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    viṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śaraṇā -
  • śaraṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śaraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śaraṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arti -
  • arti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • pranāśa -
  • pranāśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pranāśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • naḥ -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • Line 3: “svabhaktavatsalo devo bhaktyā tuṣyati nānyathā
  • svabhakta -
  • svabhakta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    svabhakta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vatsalo* -
  • vatsala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • devo* -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    devṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • bhaktyā -
  • bhaktyā (indeclinable)
    bhakti (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • tuṣyati -
  • tuṣ -> tuṣyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √tuṣ class 4 verb]
    tuṣ -> tuṣyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √tuṣ class 4 verb]
    tuṣ (verb class 4)
    [present active third single]
  • nānya -
  • na (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • athā -
  • athā (indeclinable)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 11.589

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 11.589 in Bengali sript:
বৃহন্নারদীযে ভগবত্তোষপ্রশ্নোত্তরে ।
সর্বদেবমযো বিষ্ণুঃ শরণার্তিপ্রনাশনঃ ।
স্বভক্তবত্সলো দেবো ভক্ত্যা তুষ্যতি নান্যথা ॥ ৫৮৯ ॥

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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