Krishna Enters the Forest of Vrindavana: Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 41 – August 9, 2020

Śrīla Dhanurdhara Swami continues with his series “Krishna Enters the Forest of Vrindavana — A Commentary on the 15th Chapter of the Tenth Canto”.

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.

Caitanya-bhāgavata Madhya-khaṇḍa Chapter 23 Text 201 – August 9, 2020

Caitanya-bhāgavata
Madhya-khaṇḍa Chapter 23 Text 201


se-i prabhu nāce nija-kīrtane vihvala
āpanei upasana sakala maṅgala

 
TRANSLATION
That same Lord now became overwhelmed in His own kīrtana, and all auspiciousness automatically manifest.

Caitanya-bhāgavata Madhya-khaṇḍa Chapter 23 Text 189 – August 5, 2020

Caitanya-bhāgavata
Madhya-khaṇḍa Chapter 23 Text 189


kāndira sahita kalā sakala duyāre
purṇa-ghaṭa śobhe nārikela āmrasāre

 
TRANSLATION
At every doorstep there were bunches of bananas, clay pots filled with water, coconuts, and mango twigs.

Balarāma Pūrṇimā – Reflections on Balarāma and His Appearance Day

Śrīla Dhanurdhara Swami shares his realizations on Balarāma and His appearance day, Balarāma Pūrṇimā.

Krishna Enters the Forest of Vrindavana: Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 20 – August 2, 2020

Śrīla Dhanurdhara Swami continues with his series “Krishna Enters the Forest of Vrindavana — A Commentary on the 15th Chapter of the Tenth Canto”.

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam
Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 20


śrīdāmā nāma gopālo
rāma-keśavayoḥ sakhā
subala-stokakṛṣṇādyā
gopāḥ premṇedam abruvan

 

TRANSLATION
Once, some of the cowherd boys — Śrīdāmā, the very close friend of Rāma and Kṛṣṇa, along with Subala, Stokakṛṣṇa and others — lovingly spoke the following words.

Caitanya-bhāgavata Madhya-khaṇḍa Chapter 23 Text 160 – July 29, 2020

Caitanya-bhāgavata
Madhya-khaṇḍa Chapter 23 Text 160


koṭi koṭi loka āsi’ āchaye duyāre
paraśiyā brahmāṇḍa śrī-hari-dhvani kare

 
TRANSLATION
Millions of people gathered at the Lord’s doorstep. Their loud vibration of Hari’s names penetrated the universe.

Krishna Enters the Forest of Vrindavana: Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 20 – July 26, 2020

Śrīla Dhanurdhara Swami continues with his series “Krishna Enters the Forest of Vrindavana — A Commentary on the 15th Chapter of the Tenth Canto”.

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam
Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 20


śrīdāmā nāma gopālo
rāma-keśavayoḥ sakhā
subala-stokakṛṣṇādyā
gopāḥ premṇedam abruvan

 

TRANSLATION
Once, some of the cowherd boys — Śrīdāmā, the very close friend of Rāma and Kṛṣṇa, along with Subala, Stokakṛṣṇa and others — lovingly spoke the following words.

Caitanya-bhāgavata Madhya-khaṇḍa Chapter 23 Text 140 – July 26, 2020

Caitanya-bhāgavata
Madhya-khaṇḍa Chapter 23 Text 140


śuni’ sarva vaiṣṇava āilā tat-kṣaṇa
sabāre karena ājñā śacīra nandana

 
TRANSLATION
When the Vaiṣṇavas heard about this, they immediately came. Then the son of Śacī instructed everyone.

Caitanya-bhāgavata Madhya-khaṇḍa Chapter 23 Text 100 – July 22, 2020

Caitanya-bhāgavata
Madhya-khaṇḍa Chapter 23 Text 100


ei mata pāṣaṇdīra vaigaye sadāya
prati-dina nagariyā-gane kṛṣṇa gāya

 
TRANSLATION
In this way the atheists always criticized, while the inhabitants of Navadvīpa daily sang the glories Kṛṣṇa.

Krishna Enters the Forest of Vrindavana: Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 18 – July 19, 2020

Śrīla Dhanurdhara Swami continues with his series “Krishna Enters the Forest of Vrindavana — A Commentary on the 15th Chapter of the Tenth Canto”.

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam
Canto 10 Chapter 15 Text 18


anye tad-anurūpāṇi
manojñāni mahātmanaḥ
gāyanti sma mahā-rāja
sneha-klinna-dhiyaḥ śanaiḥ

 

TRANSLATION
My dear King, other boys would sing enchanting songs appropriate to the occasion, and their hearts would melt out of love for the Lord.