Sanatkumara Samhita

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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. Alternat...

Sanskrit text and Unicode transliteration:

इत्य् एवं जपतं नित्यं
गन्तव्यं पद्य-पञ्चकम्

ity evaṃ japataṃ nityaṃ
gantavyaṃ padya-pañcakam

Word-for-word Sanskrit-English equivalents:

acirād eva tadā dāsyaṃ icchatā muni-sattama iti—thus; evam—thus; japatam—chanting; nityam—daily; gantavyam—to be gone; padya-pañcakam—five verses; acirāt—quickly; eva—indeed; tadā—then; dāsyam—service; icchatā—desiring; muni-sattama—O best of sages.

English translation of verse:

O best of sages, one who desires to quickly attain the direct service of the divine couple should daily recite these five verses.

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