Caitanya-caritamrta Madhya-lila Chapter 1 Text 3


Caitanya-caritāmṛta
Madhya-līlā Chapter 1 Text 3

 


jayatāṁ suratau paṅgor
mama manda-mater gatī
mat-sarvasva-padāmbhojau
rādhā-madana-mohanau
 

TRANSLATION
Glory to the all-merciful Rādhā and Madana-mohana! I am lame and ill advised, yet They are my directors, and Their lotus feet are everything to me.
 

Caitanya-caritamrta Madhya-lila Chapter 1 Text 2


Caitanya-caritāmṛta
Madhya-līlā Chapter 1 Text 2

 


vande śrī-kṛṣṇa-caitanya-
nityānandau sahoditau
gauḍodaye puṣpavantau
citrau śan-dau tamo-nudau
 

TRANSLATION
I offer my respectful obeisances unto Śrī Kṛṣṇa Caitanya and Lord Nityānanda, who are like the sun and moon. They have arisen simultaneously on the horizon of Gauḍa to dissipate the darkness of ignorance and thus wonderfully bestow benediction upon all.
 

Caitanya-caritamrta Madhya-lila Chapter 1 Text 1


Caitanya-caritāmṛta
Madhya-līlā Chapter 1 Text 1

 


yasya prasādād ajño ’pi
sadyaḥ sarva-jñatāṁ vrajet
sa śrī-caitanya-devo me
bhagavān samprasīdatu
 

TRANSLATION
Even a person with no knowledge can immediately acquire all knowledge simply by the benediction of Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu. Therefore I am praying to the Lord for His causeless mercy upon me.
 

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Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 10 Chapter 23 Text 46


Śrīmad Bhāgavatam
Canto 10 Chapter 23 Text 46

 


anyathā pūrṇa-kāmasya
kaivalyādy-aśiṣāṁ pateḥ
īśitavyaiḥ kim asmābhir
īśasyaitad viḍambanam
 

TRANSLATION
Otherwise, why would the supreme controller — whose every desire is already fulfilled and who is the master of liberation and all other transcendental benedictions — enact this pretense with us, who are always to be controlled by Him?
 

Srimad Bhagavatam 10.15 Conclusion


In today’s class, Srila Dhanurdhara Swami concludes Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 10 Chapter 15, The Killing of Dhenuka, The Ass Demon.
Note: Due to technical difficulties, the beginning of the class was not recorded.

Preview: Conclusion of The Brahmanas’ Wives Blessed


In tonight’s sanga, Srila Dhanurdhara Swami gives a preview of next week’s class for the conclusion of Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 10 Chapter 23: The Brahmanas’ Wives Blessed.

Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 41


Śrīmad Bhāgavatam
Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 41

 


kṛṣṇaḥ kamala-patrākṣaḥ
puṇya-śravaṇa-kīrtanaḥ
stūyamāno ’nugair gopaiḥ
sāgrajo vrajam āvrajat
 

TRANSLATION
Then lotus-eyed Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa, whose glories are most pious to hear and chant, returned home to Vraja with His elder brother, Balarāma. Along the way, the cowherd boys, His faithful followers, chanted His glories.
 

Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 38


Śrīmad Bhāgavatam
Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 38

 


phala-prakara-saṅkīrṇaṁ
daitya-dehair gatāsubhiḥ
rarāja bhūḥ sa-tālāgrair
ghanair iva nabhas-talam
 

TRANSLATION
The earth then appeared beautifully covered with heaps of fruits and with the dead bodies of the demons, which were entangled in the broken tops of the palm trees. Indeed, the earth shone like the sky decorated with clouds.
 

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