by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī | 180,912 words
The English translation of the Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu verse 3.3.14; 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:
अस्य रूपं, यथा —
रम्योरुर् इन्दीवर-सुन्दराभः ।
स रोहिताक्षः सुतराम् अराजीत् ॥३.३.१४॥
“Arjuna, with Gāṇḍiva bow in hand, with thighs like elephant trunks, with the complexion of a blue lotus, and with reddish eyes, looked splendid as he mounted the jewel-studded chariot with Kṛṣṇa, holder of the cakra.”