Brahma Vaivarta Purana Chapter 19:91-100

Brahma Vaivarta Purana


Subduing Käliya and Extinguishing the Forest Fire

Chapter 19: Verse 91-100



91.As the sky cannot be touched with weapons, seen, disobeyed, attained, or excelled, so You, the supremely powerful Lord, cannot be touched with weapons, seen, disobeyed, attained, or excelled.

92.After speaking these words, the snake-king fell at the Lord's feet. Pleased, Lord Kåñëa said, Yes. So be it.", and blessed him.

93.A person who rises at sunrise and recites this prayer of the snake-king need never fear snakes. His descendants also need have no fear of snakes.

94.He has the power to sleep unharmed on a bed of snakes. For him snake-poison is not different from nourishing food.

95.If a person on the verge of death from the poison of a snake-bite hears this prayer, he becomes healthy.

96.A devotee who writes this prayer on a paper and wears it on his neck or his right wrist need never fear snakes.

97.Snakes will not enter a home where this prayer is kept. In that home there need be no fear of poison, fire, or lightning.

98.In this life he attains devotion to Lord Kåñëa and constant meditation on Him. He purifies his entire family. At the end he attains direct service to Lord Kåñëa.

99.Çri Näräyaëa Åñi said: After giving the snake-king His blessings, Lord Kåñëa, the master of the universes, spoke sweet and pleasing words.

100.Çri Kåñëa said: Child, please travel on the path of the Yamunä and with your family go to Ramanaka-dvipa, which is glorious like the city of Indra.



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