Lakshminarayana Samhita [sanskrit]

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

The Lakshminarayana Samhita Chapter 263 (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.

śrīlakṣmīruvāca |
kṛcchre kaṣṭamiti proktaṃ sukhaṃ tvayyarpitaṃ tu tat |
sukhadaṃ puṇyadaṃ kṛcchravrataṃ tatte prasaṃgataḥ || 1 ||
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vrataṃ puṇyaṃ tathā peyaṃ bhakṣyaṃ sarvaṃ tvameva hi |
tvāṃ vinā niṣphalaṃ sarvaṃ yato nāsti dhruva hi tat || 2 ||
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brūhi me bhagavan māse puruṣottamasaṃjñake |
ekādaśī kṛṣṇapakṣe kiṃnāmnī kiṃ phalaṃ vrate || 3 ||
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ko vidhiḥ pūjanaṃ kīdṛk ko devaścātra pūjyate |
kiṃ dānaṃ ke ca niyamāḥ sarvaṃ brūhi suvistaram || 4 ||
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kathaṃ snānaṃ ca kiṃ jāpyaṃ kiṃ bhojyaṃ tūttamaṃ matam |
kiṃ tyājyaṃ cātra māse'pi tanme brūhi janārdana || 5 ||
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śrīnārāyaṇa uvāca |
ekādaśyadhike māsi kamalā nāma nāmataḥ |
puruṣottama ityuktaḥ pūjanīyaśca tatpatiḥ || 6 ||
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lakṣmīyutaḥ suvarṇasya mūrtirūpo hariḥ prabhuḥ |
dhyeyau vaikuṇṭhatasthānau śrīlakṣmīpuruṣottamau || 7 ||
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kamalāyā vratenātra kamalā'bhimukhī bhavet |
daśamyāmekabhuktaḥ syād rātrau bhūśayano bhavet || 8 ||
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brahmacārī bhaveccaiva krodhādyaṃ tu parityajet |
brāhme muhūrte cotthāya saṃsmṛtya puruṣottamam || 9 ||
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snātvā cāpi vidhānena niyamaṃ gṛhaṇīyād vratī |
puruṣottamamāse vā prātaśca pratipaddine || 10 ||
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gṛhṇīyānniyamānpālyānpāvanān dehināṃ khalu |
nityaṃ nāmnāṃ sahasraṃ vā lakṣaṃ vā niyamo jape || 11 ||
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gṛhe tvekaguṇaṃ jāpyaṃ nadyāṃ tu dviguṇaṃ smṛtam |
sahasraṃ gosthale vahniśālāyāṃ tattu lakṣakam || 12 ||
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devakṣetreṣu tīrtheṣu sādhūnāṃ sannidhau tathā |
daśalakṣaguṇaṃ koṭiguṇaṃ tulasīsannidhau || 13 ||
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viṣṇostu sannidhau jāpyamanantaṃ bhavati dhruvam |
mālikāvartanaṃ saṃsārā''vartadhvaṃsakaṃ smṛtam || 14 ||
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cāturmāsye tu niyamā māsi te puruṣottame |
grāhyā aivobhayatrāpi bhuktimuktiphalapradāḥ || 15 ||
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grāhyā māsasamāraṃbhe harermūrtestu sannidhau |
gūḍasya varjanaṃ kāryaṃ tathā tailasya varjanam || 16 ||
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ghṛtasya varjanaṃ tailādestyāgaḥ kaṭuvarjanam |
sugandhatailasaṃtyāgaḥ puṣpabhogavivarjanam || 17 ||
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kaṭvamblamadhurakṣāratiktakaṣāyavarjanam |
tāmbūlavarjanaṃ miṣṭaphalādeścāpi varjanam || 18 ||
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pālāśapatre tvaśanaṃ pādābhyaṃgavivarjanam |
śiro'bhyaṃgaparityāgo dadhidugdhavivarjanam || 19 ||
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kajjalādeḥ parityāgo dvirbhojanavivarjanam |
maunaṃ grāhma kathā kāryā grāmyavārtāvivarjanam || 20 ||
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sthālīpākaparityāgaḥ śākamātravivarjanam |
annamātraparityāgaḥ phalānyatamavarjanam || 21 ||
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śilopari prāśanaṃ ca kadalīpatrabhojanam |
puṣkarasnānakararṇa gṛhasnānavivarjanam || 22 ||
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guroḥ pādāmbujasparśo viṣṇoḥ pādābhivandam |
ekabhaktāśanaṃ naktāśanaṃ niraśanaṃ ca vā || 23 ||
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harergṛhe lepanaṃ mārjanaṃ prakṣālanādikam |
pradakṣiṇaṃ śatamaṣṭottaraśataṃ ca vā'dhikam || 24 ||
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gītavāditrasannṛtyaṃ pañcagavyāśanaṃ ca vā |
śāstrakathāprabodhaśca vyāsākhyānaprabodhanam || 25 ||
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tulasīdalapūjā ca prokṣaṇaṃ viṣṇumandire |
patreṣu bhojanaṃ caiva dvidalādivivarjanam || 26 ||
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prasādamātragrahaṇaṃ tāmrapātrādyabhojanam |
kāṃsyapātrā'bhojanaṃ ca randhitānnā'prabhojanam || 27 ||
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jalapakvakaṇamātrādanaṃ pakvakaṇādanam |
mṛttikāpātrabhojitvamañjalijalapānakam || 28 ||
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karapātrā'danaṃ cāpi pṛthivyāmupaveśanam |
kapilāgopradānaṃ ca padmapatraprabhojanam || 29 ||
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bhikṣānnaṃ tvamṛtakalpaṃ vrataṃ mokṣakaraṃ śubham |
svarṇadānaṃ rūpyadānaṃ vastradānaṃ gṛhārpaṇam || 30 ||
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nityaṃ yathābalaṃ dānamannādīnāṃ supuṇyakṛt |
yathā viṣṇustathā sādhurdvāvetau puruṣottamau || 31 ||
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teṣāṃ pūjā prakartavyā pratyahaṃ sevanaṃ tathā |
śūdro vā'pyatha śūdrī vā sevāṃ kuryād gurorhareḥ || 22 ||
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gururvai viṣṇurūpo'sti gururdevatrayātmakaḥ |
dehena sevā kartavyā yathā tuṣṭo bhavedguruḥ || 33 ||
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pāñcabhautikametaddhi tvanarthakamudāhṛtam |
sevayitvā guruṃ tena phalānantyamavāpnuyāt || 34 ||
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dharmo'yaṃ durlabho loke dharmakāmārthamokṣadaḥ |
ayācitaṃ vrataṃ pālyaṃ drohahiṃsādivarjam || 35 ||
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dānaṃ dayā dama iti kāryaṃ vai mahatāmapi |
gurave ye prayacchanti dehadaihikasampadaḥ || 36 ||
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te nu dānaprabhāveṇa viṣṇorvallabhatāṃ gatāḥ |
madhu tyājyaṃ ghṛtaṃ tyājyaṃ tyājyaṃ dugdhādikaṃ tathā || 37 ||
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dāḍimaṃ mātuliṃgaṃ ca nālikeraṃ ca varjayet |
vrīhityāgo yavatyāgo godhūmānāṃ vivarjanam || 38 ||
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padaṃ ślokaṃ ṛcāṃ stotramadhyāyaṃ kīrtanaṃ tathā |
kāryaṃ geyaṃ hareragre viṣṇordhāmapradaṃ vratam || 39 ||
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ratestyāgo maithunasya karmatyāgo vrataṃ mahat |
dadhiṃ dugdhaṃ tathā takraṃ gūḍaṃ śākaṃ ca varjayet || 40 ||
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snānamāmalakaiḥ kāryaṃ tilaiḥ kartavyameva vā |
dhātrīphalaṃ sadā pāpaharaṃ vai pāvanāstilāḥ || 41 ||
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sandhyāmaunaṃ vrataṃ rakṣyaṃ rātrāvagnyaprabodhanam |
maunabhojitvamevāpi vrataṃ śuddhikaraṃ śubham || 42 ||
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upavāsasamaṃ jñeyaṃ phaladaṃ maunabhojanam |
mithyākrodhaśca paiśūnyaṃ rājasaṃ tāmasaṃ tathā || 43 ||
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vartanaṃ sarvathā tyājyaṃ māsi vai puruṣottame |
puṇyakāryaṃ śubhaṃ kāryaṃ tyaktavyaṃ pāpakarma ca || 44 ||
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dhyeyaḥ pūjyastoṣaṇīyaḥ smartavyaḥ puruṣottamaḥ |
kṛcchrāṇyapi prakāryāṇi māse vai puruṣottame || 45 ||
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kamalāyā vratakartuḥ kamalā jāyate gṛhe |
kamalāyāstathā lakṣmyāḥ śrīpuruṣottamasya ca || 46 ||
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ekādaśyāṃ prage dhyānaṃ kṛtvā snātvā vidhānataḥ |
naityakaṃ pūjanaṃ kuryāt sarvatobhadramaṇḍale || 47 ||
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ghaṭān dvādaśasaṃkhyākān jalaratnadalānvitān |
akṣataphalavastrādyaiḥ saṃyutānpūjayettataḥ || 48 ||
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madhye ghaṭaṃ suvarṇe vā tāmrajaṃ sthāpayed vratī |
suvāriphalaratnādyaiḥ sahitaṃ pūjayet tataḥ || 49 ||
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ghaṇṭāṃ śaṃkhaṃ kalaśaṃ ca pūjayedvastubhistathā |
ghaṭopari tilasthālyāṃ vinyasya puruṣottamam || 50 ||
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pūjayed vidhinā sarvavastubhirvratakārakaḥ |
āvāhanādikaṃ kuryāt pañcāmṛtavilepanam || 51 ||
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tīrthajalena ca snānaṃ kārayed varṣma mārjayet |
vastrālaṃkārabhūṣādi candanādi samarpayet || 52 ||
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kajjalā'gurukastūrīsugandhi tailamarpayet |
hāraśṛṃgāraśobhādi dhūpadīpādi cārpayet || 53 ||
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naivedye vividhaṃ bhojyaṃ phalaṃ vāri ca cūrṇakam |
tāmbūlaṃ subhagaṃ datvā tato nīrājayetprabhum || 94 ||
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śaṃkhodakaṃ bhrāmayecca daṇḍavacca pradakṣiṇam |
stutiṃ namaḥ kṣamāyāñcāṃ kṛtvā śayyādi kārayet || 55 ||
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pādasaṃvāhanaṃ kuryāt tadānandaṃ vikāsayet |
dadyād dānāni bhūrīṇi madhyāhne'pi tathā''caret || 56 ||
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bhojayedvividhānnāni pūjayeccātibhāvataḥ |
sāyamārārtrikaṃ kuryāt stutvā saṃbhojayettathā || 57 ||
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rātrau tu jāgaraṃ kuryānnṛtyagītapuraḥsaram |
dvādaśyāṃ tu prage snātvā pūjayitvā hariṃ tathā || 58 ||
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bhojayitvā guroḥ pūjāṃ kṛtvā'nyān bhojayed bahu |
tataḥ svaḥ pāraṇāṃ kuryād dadyād dānāni bhāvataḥ || 59 ||
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evaṃ vrataṃ prakuryādvai bhuktimuktipradāyakam |
niyamānāṃ tathā kuryādudyāpanaṃ phalapradam || 60 ||
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maṇḍapaṃ kārayedramyaṃ saptadhānyaistu maṇḍalam |
svastikān kārayeccāpi śayyādānāni dāpayet || 61 ||
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śrīhariṃ ca ramāṃ tatra pūjayed vidhinā vratī |
gadinaṃ ca gavārcāṃ ca sādhubhyo bhojanaṃ tathā || 62 ||
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dadyācca gurave'pekṣyaṃ vastrānnābhūṣaṇādikam |
ṣoḍaśavastubhirdevamahāpūjottaraṃ tataḥ || 66 ||
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dānāni khalu dadyād vai vividhāni svayaṃ vratī |
udyāpane tu dānāni deyāni vratapūrtaye || 64 ||
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udyāpane kṛte sarvaṃ sampūrṇaṃ bhavati dhruvam |
vrataṃ kṛtvā mahālakṣmi yadi nodyāpanaṃ caret || 65 ||
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vratavaikalyamāsādya na samyak phalabhāgbhavet |
vrate yanniyamaḥ svena dhṛtastatpratirūpakam || 66 ||
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udyāpane tvavaśyaṃ saṃdadyāddānaṃ vratī svayam |
tailatyāge ghṛtaṃ dadyād ghṛtatyāge payaḥ smṛtam || 67 ||
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maune tilādayo deyāḥ sahiraṇyāstu śārṅgiṇe |
bhojane bhojanaṃ dadyād dadhyodanasamanvitam || 68 ||
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annaṃ miṣṭaṃ suvarṇāḍhyaṃ dadyādvai bahubhāvataḥ |
pālāśapātrabhojī tu dadyānmiṣṭaṃ ghṛtādikam || 69 ||
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naktabhojī pradadyādvai bhojanaṃ ṣaḍrasānvitam |
ayācite tvanaḍvāhaṃ sopaskaraṃ samarpayet || 70 ||
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māṣatyāgī pradadyāttu savatsāṃ gāṃ sulakṣaṇām |
dhātrīsnāne vratī dadyāt suvarṇaṃ māṣamātrakam || 71 ||
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phalānāṃ niyame dadyāt phalāni vividhāni vai |
dhānyānāṃ niyame dadyāt dhānyāni śāligodhūmān || 72 ||
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dadyādbhūśayane śayyāṃ satūlāṃ gendukānvitām |
brahmacaryakṛte dadyād dampatyorbhojanāni vai || 73 ||
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śākatyāge tu śākāni nairlāvaṇye rasādikam |
nityasnāne ca niḥsnehe dadyād ghṛtaṃ ca saktukān || 74 ||
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nakhakeśavrate dadyādādarśaṃ vyajanādikam |
upānahoḥ parityāge dadyādupānahau mudā || 75 ||
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dugdhādisaṃparityāge dadyādvai kapilāṃ tu gām |
dīpavrate pradadyādvai sauvarṇa dīpapātrakam || 76 ||
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maithunānāṃ tu niyame raupyaṃ dadyād dhanādikam |
evaṃ yadyad vrataṃ sveṣṭaṃ kṛtaṃ ca niyamo dhṛtaḥ || 77 ||
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tattad datvā niyamasya prapūrtiṃ parikalpayet |
godānaṃ śarkarādānaṃ gṛhadānaṃ dhanārpaṇam || 78 ||
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bhūdānaṃ kanyakādānaṃ brahmasūtrapradānakam |
vidyādānaṃ mokṣadānaṃ svasarvārpaṇamityapi || 79 ||
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svargadaṃ mokṣadaṃ cāpi bhavatyeva na saṃśayaḥ |
kiṃ bahunā'tra coktena yadyadiṣṭatamaṃ bhavet || 80 ||
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punaḥ prāptyarthamevā'sya dānaṃ kuryādasaṃśayaḥ |
svasya svīyasya sarvasya haraye dānamuttamam || 81 ||
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gurave mokṣadātre vā dadyāt sarvasvameva vai |
adhruveṇa dhruvaṃ mokṣaṃ sādhayet kuśalo janaḥ || 82 ||
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kamalāyā vratakarturgṛhe tu kamalā''gamaḥ |
śṛṇu lakṣmi kathayāmi prāgvṛttaṃ tu kathānakam || 83 ||
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haridvāre'bhavat kaścit śākaṭāyanabhūsuraḥ |
svalpaṃ vai śakaṭaṃ tasya gṛhamāsanamāśrayam || 84 ||
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bhikṣāhārastṛṇatūlaḥ kaṭagenduka eva saḥ |
vartate devagaṃgāyā nikaṭe karapātrakaḥ || 85 ||
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ekadā sa gato bhikṣāyācanāya digantare |
vṛṣṭyā''kasmikayā tasya hṛtaṃ vai śakaṭaṃ priye || 86 ||
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asvo dṛṣṭvā hṛtaṃ svasya śakaṭaṃ sa yayau tataḥ |
padbhyāṃ prayāgarājākhyaṃ tīrthaṃ tīrthāya caikalaḥ || 87 ||
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kṣutkṣāmo dīnavadanastriveṇyāṃ snānamācarat |
munīnāmāśramāṃstatra gaveṣayan kṣudhārditaḥ || 88 ||
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bhāradvājāśramaṃ tatra dadarśa divyamadbhutam |
puruṣottamamāse vai janānāṃ saṃsad tathā || 89 ||
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tatrāśrame tu sulabhāṃ kathāṃ kalmaṣanāśinīm |
bhāradvājamukhād ramyāṃ śuśrāva kamalāmayīm || 90 ||
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ekādaśyāḥ kathāṃ śrutvā bhuktimuktipradāyinīm |
lakṣmīnārāyaṇasaṃhitāyāṃ proktāṃ dhanapradām || 91 ||
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śākaṭāyanavipro'sau śrutvā tāṃ kamalākathām |
vrataṃ taiḥ kṛtavān sārdhaṃ sthitvā munyāśrame tadā || 92 ||
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rātraṃ jāgaraṇaṃ cakre kṛṣṇaṃ kṛṣṇaṃ smaran hṛdi |
brāhmemuhūrte dvādaśyāṃ lakṣmīstatra samāgatā || 93 ||
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divyāṃgā divyatejaskā divyābharaṇabhūṣitā |
prāha varaṃ dadāmyatra prasannā'smi vratānmama || 94 ||
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śākaṭāyanavipro'pi papracchāścaryasaṃbhṛtaḥ |
kā tvaṃ kasyāsi rambhoru prasannāpi kathaṃ mama || 95 ||
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lakṣmīḥ prāha prasannā'haṃ jātā vrataprabhāvataḥ |
preritā devadevena vaikuṇṭhādahamāgatā || 96 ||
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puruṣottamamāsasya kamalāyā vratāttu te |
kamalāṃ vipulāṃ lakṣmīṃ dātumatra samāgatā || 97 ||
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mamavrataṃ tvayā cīrṇaṃ prayāge ṛṣiyogataḥ |
āśiṣo vratavaśagā dade tvāṃ dhanavān bhava || 98 ||
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ravāvekādaśī yatra madhyādau dvādaśī tathā |
trayodaśī niśāśeṣe vratānāmuttamaṃ vratam || 99 ||
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tatra kratuśanaṃ puṇyaṃ trayodaśyāṃ tu pāraṇe |
etadvrataṃ tvayā cīrṇaṃ prasannā'smi mahāmune || 100 ||
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gṛhāṇemaṃ maṇiṃ divyaṃ yasmātsvarṇaṃ prapadyate |
ityuktvā kamalā tasmai maṇiṃ datvā tirodadhe || 101 ||
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śākaṭāyanavipro'pi maṇiṃ nītvā gṛhaṃ gataḥ |
nityaṃ svarṇaśataṃ prātardadātyeṣo maṇirmahān || 102 ||
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śākaṭāyanavipro'pi datte dānaṃ tvaharniśam |
evaṃ sa ṛṣivaryo'pi śākaṭāyanabhūsuraḥ || 103 ||
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indrādapyadhikāṃ smṛddhiṃ labdhavān kamalāvratāt |
yācakāya pradātavyaṃ yadyad vāñchati madgṛhāt || 104 ||
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evaṃ prakāśitaṃ śākaṭāyanena bhuvastale |
athaikadā pulastyo vai brāhmaṇo brahmaṇaḥ sutaḥ || 105 ||
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śrutvaivaṃ dānakīrtiṃ ca maṇerbhikṣecchayā svayam |
śākaṭāyanabhavanaṃ tvājagāma vicārya ca || 106 ||
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yayāce tanmaṇerbhikṣāṃ nispṛho'pi munirdadau |
pulastyo'pi maṇiṃ nītvā yayau dvīpaṃ tu siṃhalam || 107 ||
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tatra svarṇamayaṃ sarvaṃ cakre puravanādikam |
tenā'rpitaḥ kuberāya dhanādhipataye maṇiḥ || 108 ||
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rāvaṇastaṃ jahārā'tha svarṇalaṃkāṃ cakāra saḥ |
evaṃ vai kamalā devī vratena yadi tuṣyati || 109 ||
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sarvaṃ dadāti bhaktāya vrataṃ yat toṣakārakam |
śṛṇuyādvā paṭhedvāpi kamalāyāḥ phalaṃ bhavet || 110 ||
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iti śrīlakṣmīnārāyaṇīyasaṃhitāyāṃ prathame kṛtayugasantāne puruṣottamamāsasya kṛṣṇapakṣakamalaikādaśīmāhātmyaṃ niyamāḥ udyāpanam śākaṭāyanasya vratena maṇiprāptirlakṣmīprāptistato pulastyakuberarāvaṇa |
suvarṇalābhādiścetikathananāmā triṣaṣṭyadhikadviśatatamo'dhyāyaḥ || 263 ||
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Lakshminarayana Samhita Chapter 263

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

शेतायनव्यास (Shwetayan Vyas)

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