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. Alternative ...

Sanskrit text and Unicode transliteration:

श्री-सनत्कुमार उवाच <इ>इत्य् उक्त्वा तां परिक्रम्य तय चापि प्रपूजितः
अन्तर्धानं गतो राजन् नारदो मुनि-सत्तमः

śrī-sanatkumāra uvāca ity uktvā tāṃ parikramya taya cāpi prapūjitaḥ
antardhānaṃ gato rājan nārado muni-sattamaḥ

Word-for-word Sanskrit-English equivalents:

śrī-sanatkumāra uvāca—Śrī Sanatkumāra said; ity—thus; uktvā—speaking; tāṃ—her; parikramya—circumambulated; tayā—by her; ca—and; api—also; prapūjitaḥ—honored; antardhānaṃ—disappearance; gato—attained; rājan—O king; nārado—Śrī Nārada; muni-sattamaḥ—the best of sages.

English translation of verse:

Śrī Sanatkumāra said: After speaking these words, Śrī Nārada circumambulated Goddess Vṛndā. Then Vṛndā gave all honor to Śrī Nārada. O king, then Śrī Nārada, the best of the sages, disappeared from sight.

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