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:
प्रातः-सेवा इ> <इ>प्रातश् च बोधितो मात्रा तल्पाद् उत्थाय स-त्वरम्
कृत्वा कृष्णो दन्त-कष्ठं बलदेव-समन्वितम्
prātaḥ-sevā prātaś ca bodhito mātrā talpād utthāya sa-tvaram
kṛtvā kṛṣṇo danta-kaṣṭhaṃ baladeva-samanvitam
Word-for-word Sanskrit-English equivalents:
prātaḥ-sevā—in the early morning; prātaḥ—the morning; ca—and; bodhitaḥ—awakened; mātrā—by His mother; talpāt—from the bed; utthāya—rising; sa-tvaram—quickly; kṛtvā—doing; kṛṣṇaḥ—Lord Kṛṣṇa; danta-kaṣṭham—a toothbrush-twig; baladeva- samanvitam—with Balarāma.
English translation of verse:
Pastimes in the Early Morning Wakened by His mother in the early morning, Lord Kṛṣṇa rose from bed. Then He and Balarāma brushed Their teeth.