by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī | 180,912 words

The English translation of the Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu verse 2.3.43; a medieval era Sanskrit book, written by Rupa Goswami (fl. 15th century) which represents a devotional (bhakti) masterpiece. In this work Goswami describes the nature and different forms of pure love (rasa) as well as various other topics on Vaishnavism and devotion.

Sanskrit text, Unicode transliteration and English translation:

अथ वेपथुः — वित्रासामर्ष-हर्षाद्यैर् वेपथुर् गात्र-लौल्य-कृत् ॥२.३.४३॥

atha vepathuḥ — vitrāsāmarṣa-harṣādyair vepathur gātra-laulya-kṛt ||2.3.43||

English translation

“Trembling: Quivering of the limbs (gātra-laulya-kṛt) due to extreme fear, anger or joy is called vepathu or trembling.”

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