JANMASHTAMI QUOTES IN SANSKRIT

“वसुदेवसुतं देवं कंसचाणूरमर्दनम्। देवकीपरमानन्दं कृष्णं वन्दे जगद्गुरुम्॥” “I bow to Lord Krishna, the son of Vasudeva, the destroyer of Kansa, the source of supreme bliss, and the teacher of the world.”

“यदा यदा हि धर्मस्य ग्लानिर्भवति भारत। अभ्युत्थानमधर्मस्य तदात्मानं सृजाम्यहम्॥” “Whenever there is a decline in righteousness and increase in injustice, I manifest Myself to protect the virtuous and eliminate the wicked.”

“कर्मण्येवाधिकारस्ते मा फलेषु कदाचन। मा कर्मफलहेतुर्भूर्मा ते संगोऽस्त्वकर्मणि॥” “You have the right to perform your prescribed duty, but you are not entitled to the fruits of your actions. Do not be motivated by the fruits of your actions and never develop an attachment to inaction.”

“वासुदेवं कुटुम्बकं सर्वलोकैकनायकम्। श्रीकृष्णं शरणं व्रजे अहं तद्दुःखनाशनम्॥” “I seek refuge in Lord Vasudeva, the head of the entire universe, the destroyer of sorrows, and the beloved of all. Lord Krishna is my ultimate shelter.”

“योगिनामपि सर्वेषां मद्गतेनान्तरात्मना। श्रद्धावान्भजते यो मां, स मे युक्ततमो मतः॥” “Of all the yogis, the one who worships Me with unwavering faith and with Me as the ultimate goal is considered the most connected to Me.”

“जन्मकर्मच मे दिव्यमेवं यो वेत्ति तत्त्वतः। त्यक्त्वा देहं पुनर्जन्म नैति मामेति सोऽर्जुन॥” “One who truly understands the divine nature and activities of My birth and work knows that upon leaving the body, he will no longer take birth and will reach Me, O Arjuna.”

“पश्य मे पार्थ रूपाणि शतशोऽथ सहस्रशः। नानाविधानि दिव्यानि नानावर्णाकृतीनि च॥” “Behold, O Partha, My numerous divine forms, in hundreds and thousands, of different colors and shapes.”

“मत्तः परतरं नान्यत्किञ्चिदस्ति धनंजय। मयि सर्वमिदं प्रोतं सूत्रे मणिगणा इव॥” “O Arjuna, there is nothing higher than Me. Everything in this creation is strung on Me, as clusters of pearls are strung on a thread.”

“अहमात्मा गुडाकेश सर्वभूताशयस्थितः। अहमादिश्च मध्यं च भूतानामन्त एव च॥” “O conqueror of sleep, I am the soul situated within the hearts of all living beings. I am the beginning, the middle, and the end of all beings.”

“यत्र योगेश्वरः कृष्णो यत्र पार्थो धनुर्धरः। तत्र श्रीर्विजयो भूतिर्ध्रुवा नीतिर्मतिर्मम॥” “Wherever there is Krishna, the master of all mysticism, and wherever there is Arjuna, the supreme archer, there will also be opulence, victory, extraordinary power, and morality.”

“सर्वधर्मान्परित्यज्य मामेकं शरणं व्रज। अहं त्वां सर्वपापेभ्यो मोक्षयिष्यामि मा शुचः॥” “Abandon all varieties of religion and just surrender unto Me. I shall deliver you from all sinful reactions. Do not fear.”

“कामाद्वैष्णवं गुणान्तरं कामादेव मनसिजं यथा। कृष्णम्‌ सर्वधर्मरूपं संपदति गुणरूपिणः॥” “Just as Cupid, the god of love, possesses different qualities than the mundane sense enjoyments, similarly, Krishna, the Supreme Lord, possesses all divine qualities transcending mundane perceptions.”

“मय्यावेश्य मनो ये मां नित्ययुक्ता उपासते। श्रद्धयापरयोपेतास्ते मे युक्ततमा मताः॥” “Those who always engage their minds in Me, and who worship Me with great faith and devotion, are considered by Me to be the most profoundly connected.” SARCASTIC ANNIVERSARY QUOTES

“वेदानां सामवेदोऽस्मि देवानामस्मि वासवः। इंद्रियाणां मनश्चास्मि भूतानामस्मि चेतना॥” “Of the Vedas, I am the Sama Veda; of the gods, I am Indra; of the senses, I am the mind; and of all living beings, I am consciousness.”

“मामुपेत्य पुनर्जन्म दुःखालयमशाश्वतम्। नाप्नुवन्ति महात्मानः संसिद्धिं परमां गताः॥” “Those who attain Me never take birth again in this temporary world, which is full of miseries. They achieve the ultimate perfection.”

“यज्ञानां जपयज्ञोऽस्मि स्थावराणां हिमालयः। श्रुथानां वेदव्यासः स्मृतीनां गीतिर्मम॥” “Of all sacrificial ceremonies, I am the chanting of the holy names (japa-yajna). Of immovable objects, I am the Himalayas. Of all the Vedas, I am Vyasa, and of all the scriptures, I am the Bhagavad Gita.”

“मरीचिर्मरुतामस्मि नक्षत्राणामहं शशी। अश्वत्थः सर्ववृक्षाणां देवर्षीणां च नारदः॥” “Among the Maruts, I am Marichi; among the stars, I am the moon. Of all trees, I am the Ashvattha tree, and among the sages, I am Narada.”

“पुण्यो गन्धः पृथिव्यां च तेजश्चास्मि विभावसौ। जीवनं सर्वभूतेषु तपश्चास्मि तपस्विषु॥” “Among the fragrances, I am the divine fragrance of the earth. Among the elements, I am the radiant heat. I am the life in all living beings, and among the ascetics, I am austerity.”

“आकाशं वायुः कायेन विद्युतघ्नं यथा गर्जति। आहारानं सिद्धानां च तेन सर्वं विनिमीलते॥” “Just as lightning illuminates the sky and wind moves through the body, similarly, I pervade and activate all beings. I am the sacred fire of digestion and the nourisher of all beings.”

“महर्षयः सप्त पूर्वे चत्वारो मनवस्तथा। मद्भावा मानसा जाता येषां लोक इमाः प्रजाः॥” “The seven great sages, the four ancient Manus, and the diverse manifestations of mental creations all manifest from My divine consciousness. They propagate the various types of living entities in the universe.”

“सर्वभूतानि कौन्तेय प्रकृतिं यान्ति मामिकाम्। कल्पक्षये पुनस्तानि कल्पादौ विसृजाम्यहम्॥” “All living beings, O Arjuna, are born from the material energy, which is My creative energy. The different species of life arise and evolve within the cycle of creation and are dissolved at the end of a cosmic day.”

“ज्ञानं ज्ञेयं परिज्ञाता त्रिविधा कर्मचोदना। कारणं कर्तृत्वे हेतुः प्रकृतिर्गुणसंग्णिता॥” “Knowledge, the object of knowledge, and the knower are the three factors that prompt actions. The senses, the work, and the doer are considered the causes, while the material nature is the combination of the three modes of nature.”

“दैवी ह्येषा गुणमयी मम माया दुरत्यया। मामेव ये प्रपद्यन्ते मायामेतां तरन्ति ते॥” “This divine energy of Mine is difficult to overcome and is comprised of the three modes of material nature. Those who surrender unto Me can easily cross over this illusory energy.”

“भक्त्यामामभिजानाति, यावान्यश्चास्मि तत्त्वतः। ततो मां तत्त्वतो ज्ञात्वा, विशते तदनन्तरम्॥” “By pure devotion, one can understand Me as I am, the Supreme Truth. Having thus understood, one can enter into Me eternally.”