The is is the english translation of the Sanatkumara Samhita. Sanatkumara in Sanskrit means “eternal youth”. Sage Sanatkumara was one of the Four Kumaras, the four Manasputras (mind-born-sons) or spiritual sons of Brahma. Sanatkumara is also the author of the Sanatkumara Samhita, which is part of the Shiva Purana, and has 59 chapters. Alternative ...
Sanskrit text and Unicode transliteration:
नमो गोपीजनेत्य् उक्त्वा वल्लभाभ्यां वदेत् ततः
यद् द्वयात्मको मन्त्रो दशार्णः खलु कथ्यते
namo gopījanety uktvā vallabhābhyāṃ vadet tataḥ
yad dvayātmako mantro daśārṇaḥ khalu kathyate
Word-for-word Sanskrit-English equivalents:
namaḥ—obeisances; gopījana—of the gopīs; iti—thus; uktvā—saying; vallabhābhyām—to the beloved; vadet—should say; tataḥ—then; yat—what; dvayātmakaḥ—two parts; mantraḥ—mantra; daśārṇaḥ—ten syllables; khalu—indeed; kathyate—is spoken.
English translation of verse:
The second mantra is "Namo gopījana-vallabhābhyām" (Obeisances to the divine couple, who are dear to the gopīs). This mantra has two words and ten syllables.