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Bhai Dooj Shlokas

Bhai Dooj Shlokas

The Sanskrit version

"Bhratus tabaa grajaataaham, Bhunksa bhaktamidam shuvam Preetaye yama raajasya Yamunaah Visheshatah."

English Translation:

I'm your sister, Eat this sacred rice, For the pleasure of "Yam Raj" and "Yamuna".

Bengali version:

"Bhaier kapale dilam phonta, Jamer Duare porlo kanta, Jamuna Dae Jomke phonta, Ami di amar bhaike phonta, Bhai jeno hoy lohar vata."

English Translation:

I put a "phota" on my brother's fore-head, To make my brother immortal "Yamuna" gives a "phota" to "Yam", I give a "phota" to my brother Brother may becomes tough as iron.

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