Lakshminarayana Samhita [sanskrit]

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

The Lakshminarayana Samhita Chapter 74 (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.

śrīnaranārāyaṇa uvāca |
śṛṇu badrīpriye lakṣmi kathāṃ sūtasya mokṣadām |
pañcanade śubhe deśe sindhucīnāpagāntare || 1 ||
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saṃgame bhūtale tvāsīnnagarī pañcanādinī |
tasyā rājā'bhavannāmnā saptābdhisiṃha uttamaḥ || 2 ||
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mahāparākramaḥ khyātaśauryaḥ prajāprarakṣakaḥ |
hastivājimahāyānavimānādicamūpatiḥ || 3 ||
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prajāpālo dharmabuddhirbrahmakarmaparāyaṇaḥ |
tasya svasya rathavāhaḥ sūto'bhavat sukesarī || 4 ||
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so'pi bhūpasamo dehe bhāne mantre raṇe matau |
sūtakāryakaro nityaṃ rājñaḥ priyataro'bhavat || 5 ||
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sa rājā rathamāsthāya sūtanoditamuttamam |
mṛgayārthamaraṇyānīṃ vicacāra nadītaṭe || 6 ||
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tatra pātuṃ jalaṃ sindhutaṭaṃ yayau rathānvitaḥ |
viśaśrāma papau vāri sūto vāri papau tataḥ || 7 ||
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aśvāḥ papurjalaṃ śrāntā muktā rathayugāt kṣaṇam |
vaṭacchāyātale rājā sūryatāpena noditaḥ || 8 ||
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lebhe nidrāṃ manāk tāvat sarpo vaṭāt papāta ha |
nṛpakaṇṭhopari śvetavarṇo'daśannṛpaṃ drutam || 9 ||
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sūto dadarśa sarpaṃ taṃ daśantaṃ dīrghavigraham |
neme dūrāt sūtavaryo jānan devasamaṃ sṛpam || 10 ||
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namaste śvetavarṇāya śeṣarūpāya bhogine |
daṃśate mama rājānaṃ viṣṇurūpāya te namaḥ || 11 ||
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kālarūpāya rudrāya raudrāya prāṇahāriṇe |
namaste duḥkhahārāya rakṣākartre muhurnamaḥ || 12 ||
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eṣo'haṃ nṛpateḥ sūto bhṛtyo'smi kiṃkarastviha |
aparo na sahāyo'sti dayālo māṃ prarakṣaya || 13 ||
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īdṛśe nirjane 'raṇye jīvite mayi kiṃkare |
svāmino maraṇaṃ yogyaṃ naiva naiva ca naiva ca || 14 ||
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tato matsvāminaṃ sarpa samuddhara viṣānalāt |
tatsthāne māṃ daśa sarpa svasti me te muhurnamaḥ || 15 ||
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rājārthe devatārthe ca guvarthe gokṛte tathā |
pitrarthe prāṇadātā yaḥ sa svargaṃ divyamaśnute || 16 ||
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naṣṭe nṛpe mama mṛtyurdhruvaścātra bhaviṣyati |
tatpāpaṃ te bhavet sarpa tasmāduddhara mannṛpam || 17 ||
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nṛpoddhāre mama bhṛtyau pāpa te na bhaviṣyati |
mṛte svāmini bhṛtyasya jīvanaṃ garhitaṃ kṣitau || 18 ||
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tasmād rakṣaya bhogīndra dayāṃ kṛtvā mamopari |
viṣaṃ vārāya śīghraṃ tu yāvanniryānti nā'savaḥ || 19 ||
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tvaṃ vane vidyase svāmī vaṭasthāyīti tarkaye |
tavā'tithisvarūpo'haṃ nṛpaste'tithirasti ca || 20 ||
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ātitheyo bhavān bhūtvā prarakṣatu kṣitīśvaram |
vidhehi svāgataṃ sarpa jīvadānena bhūpateḥ || 21 ||
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na cet pāpaṃ bhavette'tra puṇyanāśo bhavettava |
āśābhagno'tithiryasya gṛhātpratinivartate || 22 ||
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pāpaṃ datvā puṇyamapyādāyātithiḥ sa gacchati |
dhanyāste gṛhiṇaḥ sarpa pūjyante'tithayo'nvaham || 23 ||
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yeṣāṃ gṛheṣu pūjānnavastravāripradānakaiḥ |
jīvadānasamaṃ dānaṃ paraṃ dānaṃ na vidyate || 24 ||
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sarvadānakṛtaṃ puṇyamabhayasya prade bhavet |
sarvapāpāni bhayade tiṣṭhanti nā'tra saṃśayaḥ || 25 ||
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bhayaṃ kāryaṃ na kasyāpi sūkṣmasyāpi tu dehinaḥ |
bhayadasya phalaṃ syādvai pratibhayaṃ na saṃśayaḥ || 26 ||
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tasmād rakṣaya rājānaṃ sarpa tvaṃ vaṭasaṃgṛhī |
na cet prāṇabhayaṃ te'pi mama bāṇena viddhi hi || 27 ||
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ekasya paścādubhayorvyasutvaṃ niścitaṃ tviha |
datvā prāṇaṃ tava prāṇānnītvā yāsye yamālayam || 28 ||
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vadā'tra śīghraṃ kartavyaṃ śara eṣo'nusandhitaḥ |
ityuktvā badrike dhanuḥ saguṇaṃ saśaraṃ tathā || 29 ||
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vidhāya krodhamāpannaḥ pratīkṣate hitaṃ vacaḥ |
tāvat sarpo bhīta iva pratyuvāca tu sāntvayan || 30 ||
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śṛṇvatithe tathyamatra tato yogyāya cārhasi |
avicāryakṛtaḥ śīghraṃ bhayamāpadyate ṛtam || 31 ||
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sukesarin purā sṛṣṭau brahmā rudrāya sṛṣṭaye |
ājñāṃ cakāra rudro'sau na svīcakāra vai tadā || 32 ||
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svayaṃ brahmā tu vividhāḥ prajāḥ sasarja śāntimān |
athotpannāḥ prajāścāsannākalpasthāyijīvanāḥ || 33 ||
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nā'pyavardhanta ca nāśaṃ na prāpurvai yadā tadā |
vṛddhyarthaṃ sa nijāddehāt prajāḥ sasarja maithunīḥ || 34 ||
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yugalāni sahasrāṇi sahasrāṇāṃ śatāni ca |
bahvyaḥ prajāstā utpannā yugalebhyo'rbudā'rbudam || 35 ||
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tāsāmasaṃkhyasaṃtatyā prapūritamidaṃ jagat |
tāsāṃ puṣṭiṃ cakāraiva viṣṇurlakṣmīpatiḥ prabhuḥ || 36 ||
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na nāśo'sti tadā tāsāṃ saṃkulitaṃ jagad yadā |
tadā brahmā tu rudrāya prajānāśakalāṃ dadau || 37 ||
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rudraḥ prāha na me hiṃsā rocate bhayakāriṇī |
hiṃsāphalaṃ tu narakaṃ śāpo duḥkhaṃ tatholbaṇam || 38 ||
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krūraṃ karma dayāhīnaṃ hiṃsanaṃ prāṇaghātanam |
na tat kariṣye doṣāḍhyaṃ pāpāḍhyaṃ vai prajāpate || 39 ||
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tadā brahmā vicāryaiva rudramuvāca tatkṣaṇam |
kālaṃ mṛtyuṃ jarāṃ vyādhīn sṛjāmi paśya nāśakān || 40 ||
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te vināśān kariṣyanti mā te hiṃsā bhavecchiva |
nimittena vināśaḥ syāt tvaṃ tannirīkṣako bhava || 41 ||
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ityuktaḥ śaṅkaro devo jagṛhe brāhmaṇo vacaḥ |
saṃhārakarmaṇāmādhidaivatvaṃ jagṛhe haraḥ || 42 ||
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tato brahmā sasarjoktān kālamṛtyujarādhikān |
krūrān nimittabhūtāṃśca dehino naḥ sasarja ca || 43 ||
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sarpān vyāghrān vṛścikāṃśca viṣāḍhyān dehinastathā |
jvarān rogānmandaśaktauḥ sasarja mārakānajaḥ || 44 ||
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tebhyo'smabhyo dadāvājñāṃ yeṣāṃ mṛtyuryathā mataḥ |
yena nimittamātreṇa bādhadhvaṃ tān tathaiva ha || 45 ||
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evamājñāṃ pradāyaiva śaṅkarāya samarpitāḥ |
te vayaṃ nāśakartāro naṣṭāyuṣāṃ na cānyathā || 46 ||
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preryante śaṅkareṇaiva kālā rogā aśaktayaḥ |
viṣāḍhyā rūpavantaśca bhūtvā bhūtvā prajāsu ca || 47 ||
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vicarāmo nāśarekhāṃ nāśakṣaṇaṃ vilokya ca |
daśāmo nānyathā sūta gatāyurnṛpatistviha || 48 ||
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dṛṣṭo mayā na doṣo me na vayaṃ bhayaśālinaḥ |
ye ye'smākaṃ mahīmānā bhavantyatithayastathā || 49 ||
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kurmasteṣāṃ tu sammānaṃ viṣārpaṇairhi mṛtyave |
kṛto mayā cātitheyaḥ satkāro yo'stimadgṛhe || 50 ||
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rājā gato hi nidhanaṃ na punaḥ prāṇameṣyati |
sūta te jīvanaṃ cāste śavaṃ naya prayāhi ca || 51 ||
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yadi tvaṃ śarasandhānairmama prāṇān hariṣyasi |
nūtnena karmaṇā tvaṃ ca prāṇān tyakṣyasi cātra vai || 52 ||
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mānuṣāṇāṃ tu śastrāṇāṃ daive pravartanaṃ nahi |
sarpo'haṃ kālarūpo'haṃ tathyaṃ vacmi prayāhi ca || 53 ||
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viramā'smāt karmaṇaśca mā svāyuṣyaṃ vināśaya |
vicāryā'tra yathāyogyaṃ yad vidheyaṃ vidhehi tat || 54 ||
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eṣo'smi vaṭaśākhāyāṃ nirbhīko hṛdgataṃ kuru |
kartustu sāhasasyaivāpadyante duḥkhakoṭayaḥ || 55 ||
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vayaṃ niyāmakāḥ sṛṣṭestvaṃ niyāmyo'si sanṛpaḥ |
hiṃsāyāṃ mama pāpaṃ na tava pāpaṃ tu vai dhruvam || 56 ||
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hiṃsāyāṃ me na narakaṃ te narakaṃ dhruvaṃ bhavet |
rājñā kāryo virodho na janena sukhamicchatā || 57 ||
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virodho nāpi daivena bhāgyenāpi ca naiva ha |
yadāpatet tadbhoktavyaṃ yathākarma hyupasthitam || 98 ||
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sūta naiva hi kartavyo virodho vahninā saha |
na kālena saha kāryo virodhaḥ sukhamicchatā || 59 ||
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na mṛtyunā neśvareṇa na śāstrā na striyā hyapi |
na mūrkheṇa na kruddhena na śastradhāriṇā'pi ca || 60 ||
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na samarthena kartavyo virodho mṛdunā satā |
na śastreṇa na bhūtaiśca na camatkārakāriṇā || 61 ||
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balinā na viroddhavyaṃ na mātrā janakena ca |
guruṇā na viroddhavyaṃ tapasvinā na sādhunā || 62 ||
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bahubhirna viroddhavyaṃ kṣemaṃ kuśalamicchatā |
patinā na viroddhavyaṃ na gṛhasvāminā kvacit || 63 ||
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na piśācena yoddhavyaṃ rakṣasā dānavena na |
na siṃhena gajenāpi na sarpeṇa viṣeṇa ca || 64 ||
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na duṣṭena ca yoddhavyaṃ na nirdayena śatruṇā |
tatra dharmo na vai tiṣṭhecchaṭhe duṣṭe ca nirdaye || 65 ||
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śaraṃ saṃhara rājānaṃ nayorddhvadaihikaṃ kuru |
yadvā muñca śaraṃ śīghraṃ mayi yatphalamāpnuyāḥ || 66 ||
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vivekena vidadhyādvai taddhīnastvāpadāṃ padam |
manuṣyo'si ca medhāvī yad yogyaṃ tat samācara || 67 ||
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nā'yaṃ hato mayā sūta rājā hataḥ svakarmaṇā |
nā'haṃ ghātamavāpsyāmi śareṇa tava kesarin || 68 ||
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pratyuta tava ghātārthaḥ śaraścātra bhaviṣyati |
mamā'hamiti mohaṃ tvaṃ muñca mā kuru mohanam || 69 ||
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kva te rājā kvā'sya sūtaḥ sarvaṃ vai karmabandhanam |
bhautike puttale baddhā ātmāno nijakarmabhiḥ || 70 ||
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bhuñjate svakṛtaṃ karma yāvad dehe vasanti hi |
tat tyaktvā cāpare dehe punaḥ karmāṇi bhuñjate || 71 ||
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mayi sarpe na viśvāsaste yadi muñca mārgaṇam |
kṛtvā parīkṣāṃ ca tato mauḍhyaṃ svayaṃ prahāsyasi || 72 ||
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ityuktvā badrike sarpo virarāma kathānakāt |
sūto vicārya sahasā tyaktvā dhanuḥ śaraṃ tathā || 73 ||
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eṣo'haṃ śaraṇe te'smi sarpadeva śucaṃ hara |
devo'si kālakālo'si kālo'si śaṃkaro'si vā || 74 ||
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yo'si so'si ṛtaṃ manye kṛtaṃ tvayā yathātatham |
tathāpi vandanāṃ kurve hitaṃ me syād yathā tathā || 75 ||
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nṛpateśca hitaṃ syād yat daṃśaste viphalo'pi na |
tathā daivaniyogena vidhehi sarparāḍiha || 76 ||
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ityuktvā badrike sūto daṇḍavatpracakāra tam |
sarpo'pi kālarūpo'pi hitaṃ vyacintayat kṣaṇam || 77 ||
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uvāca sūta bhīṃ tyaktvottiṣṭha nṛpaṃ samāhvaya |
viṣaṃ harāmi cādyā'tra nṛpo jīvatu cādhunā || 78 ||
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kintu dhāraya mantraṃ tva nṛpaṃ śrāvaya satvaram |
puṇyena tena kālo'haṃ harāmyasya na jīvanam || 79 ||
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ityuktvā badrike kālaḥ sarpo mantraṃ dadau tadā |
oṃ namaḥ śrīkṛṣṇanārāyaṇāya svāmine svāhā || 80 ||
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oṃ bālakṛṣṇāya vidmahe'nādikṛṣṇāya dhīmahi |
tannaḥ śrīśaḥ pracodayāditi mantraṃ ca vai dadau || 81 ||
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kṛṣṇanārāyaṇa kṛṣṇanārāyaṇa narāyaṇa |
bālakṛṣṇā'nādikṛṣṇanārāyaṇa ramāyaṇa || 82 ||
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nāmadhunyaṃ dadau cāpi sarpaḥ sūtāya vai tadā |
sūtaḥ śrīnṛpateḥ karṇe śrāvayāmāsa satvaram || 83 ||
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tāvad rājā samuttasthau nirviṣaḥ svasthadehavān |
sarpaścainaṃ nṛpaṃ prāha yāhi rājan kathāsthalam || 84 ||
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lakṣmīnārāyaṇasaṃhitāyāḥ śṛṇu kathāṃ śubhām |
kuru sevāṃ satāṃ cāpi tataḥ śreyaḥ paraṃ vraja || 85 ||
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sūtādatha viśeṣeṇa vṛttāntaṃ nṛpatiḥ svakam |
jñātvā dadau dhanyavādān sūtāya bhogine'pi ca || 86 ||
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namaskṛtya drutaṃ naijarathena gṛhamāyayau |
gṛhiṇīṃ dāsadāsīśca nītvā saha yayau kathām || 87 ||
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pupūja paramātmānaṃ prabhuṃ kṛṣṇaṃ sumūrtikam |
vyāsaṃ ca lomaśaṃ cāpi sādhūn pupūja bhūpatiḥ || 88 ||
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dadau dānānyanekāni kathāṃ śuśrāva bhāvataḥ |
bhojanānāṃ pradānaiśca sevāṃ satāṃ cakāra saḥ || 89 ||
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sūtena smārito rājā bhajanaṃ pracakāra ha |
prasādaṃ pādasalilaṃ jagrāha nṛpatirmuhuḥ || 90 ||
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kuṭumbasahito badri pāvanaḥ sambabhūva ha |
mṛtyubhayāt kṛṣṇamūrtau līnavad vartate sadā || 91 ||
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jyeṣṭhe kṛṣṇaikādaśyāṃ tu madhyāhne bhagavān hariḥ |
anādiśrīkṛṣṇanārāyaṇo vimānamāsthitaḥ || 92 ||
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āyayau tasya mokṣārthaṃ rājā sajjo babhūva ca |
dadau dānāni sarvāṇi namaskṛtya samastakān || 93 ||
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kṛṣṇanārāyaṇā''hūto vimānamāruroha saḥ |
sūtaḥ sukesarī cāpi rājñī rakṣāvatī tathā || 94 ||
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putrāḥ putryoḥ bhṛtyavargā dāsā dāsyo nṛpāya vai |
jayavādānnamovādān dadurmokṣapragāmine || 95 ||
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sarveṣāṃ paśyatāṃ rājā saptābdhisiṃhanāmakaḥ |
divyo bhūtvā badrike sa yayau dhāmā'kṣaraṃ hareḥ || 96 ||
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rājñyādyāśca nṛpasyaurdhvadaihikaṃ pravyadhustataḥ |
sūtaḥ sukesarī rājñī rakṣāvatī sutādayaḥ || 97 ||
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vaiṣṇavāḥ paramā bhūtvā śrutvā kathāṃ pramokṣiṇīm |
yayunaiṃjāṃ hi nagarīṃ saindhavīṃ pañcanādinīm || 98 ||
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bhajitvā vallabhaṃ kṛṣṇaṃ prabhuṃ gopālabālakam |
anādiśrīkṛṣṇanārāyaṇaṃ padmāvatīpatim || 99 ||
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yayuḥ kālena sarve te harerdhāmā'kṣaraṃ param |
evaṃ badrīpriye rājā mṛto mantreṇa jīvitaḥ || 100 ||
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kathāṃ śrutvā hariṃ prāpya yayau brahmā'kṣaraṃ padam |
paṭhanācchravaṇādasya cintanādapi sarvathā || 101 ||
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kālamāyāpāpakarmavimuktiḥ saṃbhavettathā |
bhuktirmuktirbhavecchreṣṭhā yatheṣṭāḥ syuḥ samṛddhayaḥ || 102 ||
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kṛṣṇakathābalaṃ badri sarvabalādhikaṃ matam |
tato'dhikaṃ kṛṣṇakṛpābalaṃ sarvārthasādhakam || 103 ||
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iti śrīlakṣmīnārāyaṇīyasaṃhitāyāṃ caturthe tiṣyasantāne sarpadaṣṭasya saptābdhisiṃhanṛpate sūtadattamantradhunyayogena saṃjīvanaṃ kathāśravaṇena ca mokṣaṇamityādinirūpaṇanāmā catuḥsaptatitamo'dhyāyaḥ || 74 ||
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Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Lakshminarayana Samhita Chapter 74

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

शेतायनव्यास (Shwetayan Vyas)

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