by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī | 180,912 words

The English translation of the Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu verse 3.3.64; 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:

पुष्प-मण्डन-वैचित्री चित्राणि गिरि-धातुभिः ।
पीत-पट्ट-दुकूलाद्यम् इह प्रोक्तं प्रसाधनम् ॥३.३.६४॥

puṣpa-maṇḍana-vaicitrī citrāṇi giri-dhātubhiḥ |
pīta-paṭṭa-dukūlādyam iha proktaṃ prasādhanam

English translation

“In the beginning of the paugaṇḍa age, there are varieties of flower ornaments on Kṛṣṇa, markings on His body made of minerals, and yellow silk cloth.”

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