Lakshminarayana Samhita [sanskrit]

by Shwetayan Vyas | 1,169,834 words | ISBN-10: 8170801818 | ISBN-13: 9788170801818

The Lakshminarayana Samhita Chapter 58 (Sanskrit text), including grammatical analysis, glossary and relevant print editions. The Lakshmi-narayana-samhita is an encyclopaedic work devoted to Narayana although it deals with various deities. The work is written in Puranic style and divided into four books according to the four Yugas. In total, the work consists of roughly 120,000 metrical verses.

śrīnārāyaṇa uvāca |
śṛṇu lakṣmi  tatastatra kiṃ kiṃ jātaṃ nibodha me |
śvetavyāsamuniścādyaḥ provāca hāṭakāṃgadam || 1 ||
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rājaṃstavāśramastādṛk śreyo'rthaḥ svalpa āpyate |
ātmattattvasya lābho na nidrāvyavāyakarmabhiḥ || 2 ||
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vayo vyatyeti kāmena rātryo niryānti nidrayā |
dinānyudarapūrtyarthaṃ vyavasāyaviḍambanaiḥ || 3 ||
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draṣṭā paśyatyavirataṃ līyamānaṃ kṣaṇa jagat |
gṛhā'patyakalatrādi mṛtaṃ paśyanna paśyati || 4 ||
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hyaḥ samupārjitaṃ cā''dya śvo vā nāśaṃ prayātyapi |
loko naiva vijānāti svasya nāśamupasthitam || 5 ||
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sarpeṇā'rdhaṃ mukhe grasto maṇḍuko nikaṭā''gatām |
yatate makṣikāmattuṃ jīvitāśā duratyayā || 6 ||
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kaścideva kṛpāleśād vijānātyātmamokṣaṇam |
kaścideva kṛpāpātraṃ yatate śreyase punaḥ || 7 ||
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kaścit tatrāpi sukṛtī mokṣārthameva tiṣṭhati |
rājan samyagvyavasitaṃ tvayā vai mokṣakāṃkṣiṇā || 8 ||
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śrotavyaḥ kīrtitavyaśca smartavyaḥ śrīhariḥ prabhuḥ |
yogasādhanasampatteḥ sāṃkhyavijñānasaṃdhṛte || 9 ||
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śāstrāṇāṃ ca tathā'bhyasterlābho mokṣaviniścayaḥ |
lābho mānavasaṃbhūteryadante śrīharismṛtiḥ || 10 ||
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sādhavaḥ prāyaśo rājan ramante'jaguṇā'rṇave |
nirguṇā api kurvanti kathākīrtyādikaṃ hareḥ || 11 ||
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kīrtanaṃ tu caritrāṇāṃ mūrteśca smaraṇaṃ tathā |
samāgamastadbhaktānāṃ paraṃ śreyo dadāti hi || 12 ||
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śravaṇaṃ tatkathānāṃ tadvibhūtīnāṃ ca vijñatā |
upāsā hṛtsthitestasya paraṃ mokṣaṃ dadāti hi || 13 ||
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śrīharestu kṛpāyogācrīraṃhareḥ kiraṇodbhavaḥ |
śvetavyāsamuniścādyo nirguṇo'haṃ haro harim || 14 ||
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dhyāyāmi ca smarāmi ca kīrtayāmi kathā hareḥ |
kathāstāstu mayā lakṣmīnārāyaṇamukhācchrutāḥ || 15 ||
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tābhiścā'haṃ sthitiṃ prāpto nirguṇāṃ muktirūpiṇīm |
tathāpyetāḥ śrāvayāmi janān paramamuktaye || 16 ||
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lakṣmīnārāyaṇasaṃhitaiṣā tu brahmarūpiṇī |
mahābhāgavatī vāṇī brahmarūpān karoti hi || 17 ||
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yatra sthale śravaścāsyā māsapārāyaṇena vai |
sārasyāpi sthalaṃ tadvai divyaṃ vaikuṇṭhakaṃ bhavet || 18 ||
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yeṣāṃ śravaṇagā hyeṣā saṃhitā''tmanyadhiṣṭhitā |
te vai muktāḥ sadā bodhyā dehadhṛgo'pi mānavāḥ || 19 ||
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eṣāṃ tu saṃhitāṃ rājan ṣaṭvāṃgadaḥ pitā tava |
śrutavān kuṃkumavāpyāṃ gatavānabhayaṃ harim || 20 ||
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brahmaṇā saṃśruteyaṃ tu saṃhitā ṛṣibhiḥ samam |
tretāyāṃ satyaloke ca devaiśca pitṛbhiḥ samam || 21 ||
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vaikuṇṭhe pāṭhamasyāśca lakṣmīrdevī karoti hi |
etatpārāyaṇaṃ sarvavedebhyo'pyuttamaṃ matam || 22 ||
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sarvataḥ prāgidaṃ śāstraṃ nārāyaṇamukhodgamam |
parabrahmā'vatārāstadvibhūtikoṭayastathā || 23 ||
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pravarṇitā yathārthā vai nārāyaṇamukhācchrutāḥ |
sarveṣāmādimaṃ śāstraṃ saṃhiteyaṃ sunirmitā || 24 ||
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ādyavyāsena vai śveteneyaṃ saṃviśadīkṛtā |
imāmādhāramādāya śāstrapurāṇasaṃhitāḥ || 25 ||
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granthiṣyantyanyavyāsādyāḥ purāṇetikathānakān |
tadidaṃ paramaṃ śrāvyaṃ nārāyaṇapadārjakam || 26 ||
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ekāgreṇaiva manasā cintyastasyārtha uttamaḥ |
yena mokṣo bhavetsadyo brahmalokagamātmakaḥ || 27 ||
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viṣayebhya indriyāṇāṃ vigamaṃ hi samācaret |
vṛttīnāṃ cāntare tattve layamanvahamācaret || 28 ||
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āntarāṇāṃ tu vṛttīnāṃ svasmin sthairyaṃ samācaret |
svasya yogaṃ tu hariṇā samaṃ sudṛḍhamabhyaset || 29 ||
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ityevaṃ brahmaśīlasya drāgvimuktiḥ kare sthitā |
svastikāsanamāsīnaḥ prāṇāyāmaparāyaṇaḥ || 30 ||
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indriyavṛttīrāhṛtya sthūlaṃ prāgvai pradhārayet |
mūrtaṃ vai śrīhareḥ rūpaṃ lakṣmīnārāyaṇātmakam || 31 ||
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iṣaddhāsyāmṛtajharaṃ prasannaṃ premanirjharam |
ramyamākarṣakaṃ saumyaṃ saprabhaṃ dhavalaṃ mukham || 32 ||
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tayoḥ pṛthakpṛthagdhāryaṃ bhaktena tu mumukṣuṇā |
harernetradvayaṃ cābjarājīvapatrikā''yatam || 33 ||
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premarasapravāhādāhlayanniva sudarśakam |
viśālaṃ prānta dhavalaṃ smaramūrtiviḍambanam || 34 ||
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kamanīyaṃ tayordhyeyaṃ pṛthakpṛthaṅamumukṣuṇā |
bhṛkuṭīyugalaṃ dhyeyaṃ tiryakasnigdhaṃ kramātkṛśam || 35 ||
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sūkṣmaromāvalīprāntapicchamākarṇamāyatam |
madhye tu kāmacandrāḍhyaṃ sumūrtamiva sūjjvalam || 36 ||
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athā'lakāḥ kṛśāḥ snigdhā vakrāścakacakāyakāḥ |
projjvalā madhyasannyastabrahmamārgā'valambanāḥ || 37 ||
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tayordvayoḥ pṛthag dhyeyāḥ svarṇamukuṭamaṇḍitāḥ |
gumphitaṃ dhammilaṃ yadvā cūḍāmaṇiṃ śikhāmaṇim || 38 ||
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tantvīmuktādāmamṛṣṭe kapole dhārayed dvayoḥ |
ūrdhvaṃ vā candrakaṃ tatra dhārayenmana ātmanaḥ || 39 ||
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udgamā'nudgamaśmaśrupakvabimbaphaloṣṭhakau |
ākiṃcinmilitau bhugnau darśitacumbanakṣaṇau || 40 ||
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hṛdyau dhanuṣkasadrekhāvyañjitāvamṛtaṃdharau |
pṛthak tau dhārayedbhaktyā śanaistatraikatānayet || 41 ||
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cibuke'ñcitasadratnasvarṇabinducamatkṛte |
tayorvai dhārayetkarṇau svarṇaśaṣkulikāvṛtau || 42 ||
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karṇapūrā'vataṃsasraksubuṭṭimalasadvarau |
evaṃ lakṣmyānanaṃ kāmyaṃ ramyaṃ nārāyaṇānanam || 43 ||
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prollasanmiṣṭapāṇḍurā'mṛtatejaḥsuvartulam |
dhyāne cā''kṛṣyā''tmavṛttau dhyeyaṃ sthāpyaṃ tataḥ punaḥ || 44 ||
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tatra cittasyātmanaśca līnībhāvaḥ samādhikṛt |
evamātmani cātmānaṃ parabrahmaṇi yojayet || 45 ||
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kṛtaṃ tu yojanaṃ yena tena sarvaṃ kṛtaṃ nijam |
ityeva kaṇṭhahṛdayabhujodarakaṭīṃganam || 46 ||
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sakthijānunalapiṇḍīgulphaprapadapārṣṇikān |
avayavānmahālakṣmyā mahānārāyaṇasya ca || |
pratyekaṃ dhārayed dhyāyetsamādadhyācca sarvadā || 47 ||
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mokṣastena bhavet sadyo'punarāvartanātmakaḥ |
atha bandhakaraṃ tatrā''varaṇaṃ vastumātrakam || 48 ||
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brahmāṃḍasthaṃ virodhi syāt tatrāpīkṣeta taṃ tadā |
pātāle tasya caraṇau pārṣṇidvayaṃ rasātale || 49 ||
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mahātale tu tadgulphau jaṃghe tasya talātale |
sutale jānunī tasyorudvayaṃ vitale tathā || 50 ||
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atale mehanaṃ tasya sakthimūlaṃ mahītale |
nabhastale nābhikūpaṃ svarge taddhṛdayaṃ tathā || 51 ||
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mahari tasya kaṇṭhaṃ vai jane tasyā''syamīkṣayet |
lalāṭaṃ tasya tapasi satye śīrṣāṇamīkṣayet || 52 ||
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indrādiṣu ca tadbāhūn dikṣu karṇau samīkṣayet |
śabde tasya śravaṇaṃ cā''śvineyayośca nāsikām || 53 ||
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gandhe tasya prāṇamiddhā'nale tasyā''nanaṃ tathā |
divi tasyā'kṣiṇī paśyet sūrye tannetramīkṣayet || 54 ||
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divārātrau pakṣmaṇī tadbhruvaṃ brahmāsane tathā |
apsu paśyeddharestālūṃ rase jihvāṃ samīkṣayet || 55 ||
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chāndassu tacchiro daṃṣṭrā yame snehe dvijāṃstathā |
māyāyāṃ śrīharerhāsaṃ sarge kaṭākṣamokṣaṇam || 56 ||
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taduttarauṣṭhaṃ vrīḍāyāṃ lobhe cauṣṭhamadhaḥsthitam |
dharme stanamadharme tu pṛṣṭhaṃ hareḥ samīkṣayet || 57 ||
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meḍhraṃ vedhasi tasyaiva mitrayorvṛṣaṇau hareḥ |
samudreṣu hareḥ kukṣīn giriṣvasthicayāṃstathā || 58 ||
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nadīṣu tasya nāḍīṃśca vṛkṣeṣu tattanūdbhavān |
pavane śvasanaṃ tasya vayasi śrīharergatim || 59 ||
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kriyāṃ guṇapravāhe ca keśānmegheṣu tasya vai |
sandhyāsu tasya vastrāṇi pradhāne tasya sūkṣmatām || 60 ||
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candre harermanaḥ paśyedvijñāne mahanīyatām |
rudre tadantaḥkaraṇam aśvādiṣu nakhāni vai || 61 ||
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kaṭiṃ pṛṣṭhaṃ paśuṣveva taccāturyaṃ tu pakṣiṣu |
svāyaṃbhuve harerbuddhiṃ parṇakuṭiṃ nareṣu ca || 62 ||
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gandharveṣu smṛtiṃ tasyā'surasainyeṣu sadbalam |
brāhmaṇeṣu mukhaṃ tasya kṣatriyeṣu bhujadvayam || 63 ||
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vaiśyeṣūrudvayaṃ tadvaccaraṇe śūdramīkṣayet |
kāme tasya tu saṃkalpaṃ strīṣu divyaharestanum || 64 ||
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nareṣu divyavīryaṃ tasyā''nandaṃ brahmabhāvanam |
sthūle sūkṣmaṃ mahatyalpaṃ vairāje kṛṣṇamīkṣayet || 65 ||
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evaṃ sarvatra ca śrīmannārāyaṇamitīkṣayet |
śravaṇaṃ mananaṃ dhyānaṃ tena tatra samāpayet || 66 ||
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tadānandaṃ tasya saukhyaṃ tasya miṣṭarasaṃ dhruvam |
sarvadaiva bhajato'nyat sarvaṃ tanmayatāṃ nayet || 67 ||
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iti mukteḥ kṛte rājan vidheyaṃ te pradarśitam |
tena mārgeṇa sākṣādvai hariḥ sannihito bhavet || 68 ||
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iti śrīlakṣmīnārāyaṇīyasaṃhitāyāṃ prathame kṛtayugasantāne śvetavyāsakṛtopadeśasaṃhitāpārāyaṇanirdeśabhagavanmūrtidhāraṇā vibhūtyādiharitādātmyadhāraṇādi |
kathananāmā'ṣṭapaṃcāśattamo'dhyāyaḥ || 58 ||
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Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Lakshminarayana Samhita Chapter 58

Cover of edition (2011)

Shri Lakshmi Narayana Samhita
by Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office (2011)

शेतायनव्यास (Shwetayan Vyas)

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