Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Texts 446 ei prabhu sei pāpa-karma saṅarite anukṣaṇa citta mora dahe sarva-mate TRANSLATION “O Lord, when I now remember those sinful activities my heart constantly burns with repentance.”
In addition to today’s class, Dhanurdhara Swami speaks on the passing of his mother, Doris Winiker. Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 434 ye prabhu dekhite sarva deve kāmya kare se prabhu nācaye sarva-gaṇera gocare TRANSLATION All the demigods desire to see the Lord who was now dancing before the eyes of one and all.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Texts 418-419 brahmaloka-śivaloka-ādi yata loka ye sukhera kaṇā-leśe sabei aśoka yogīndra munīndra matta ye sukhera leśe pṛthivīte kṛṣṇa prakāśila nyāsi-veśe TRANSLATION Even a particle of the happiness distributed in this world by Kṛṣṇa in the dress of a sannyāsi freed the inhabitants of planets headed by Brahmaloka and Śivaloka from
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 3 Texts 1-5 śrī-śuka uvāca atha sarva-guṇopetaḥ kālaḥ parama-śobhanaḥ yarhy evājana-janmarkṣaṁ śāntarkṣa-graha-tārakam diśaḥ prasedur gaganaṁ nirmaloḍu-gaṇodayam mahī maṅgala-bhūyiṣṭha- pura-grāma-vrajākarā nadyaḥ prasanna-salilā hradā jalaruha-śriyaḥ dvijāli-kula-sannāda- stavakā vana-rājayaḥ vavau vāyuḥ sukha-sparśaḥ puṇya-gandhavahaḥ śuciḥ agnayaś ca dvijātīnāṁ śāntās tatra samindhata manāṁsy āsan prasannāni sādhūnām asura-druhām jāyamāne ’jane tasmin nedur dundubhayaḥ samam TRANSLATION Thereafter,
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 13 Text 45 tamyāṁ tamovan naihāraṁ khadyotārcir ivāhani mahatītara-māyaiśyaṁ nihanty ātmani yuñjataḥ TRANSLATION As the darkness of snow on a dark night and the light of a glowworm in the light of day have no value, the mystic power of an inferior person who tries to use it against a
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 403 viśārada-caraṇe āmāra namaskāra sārvabhauma vācaspati nandana yāṅhara TRANSLATION I offer my humble obeisances at the feet of Viśārada, who had Sārvabhauma and Vācaspati as his sons.
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 13 Text 35 vrajasya rāmaḥ premardher vīkṣyautkaṇṭhyam anukṣaṇam mukta-staneṣv apatyeṣv apy ahetu-vid acintayat TRANSLATION Because of an increase of affection, the cows had constant attachment even to those calves that were grown up and had stopped sucking milk from their mothers. When Baladeva saw this attachment, He was unable to
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 393 anata arbuda loka kare hari-dhvani bāhira nā haya gupte āche nyāsi-maṇi TRANSLATION Unlimited millions of people chanted the name of Hari, yet the crest jewel of sannyāsīs stayed hidden and did not come out.
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 13 Text 18 tataḥ kṛṣṇo mudaṁ kartuṁ tan-mātṝṇāṁ ca kasya ca ubhayāyitam ātmānaṁ cakre viśva-kṛd īśvaraḥ TRANSLATION Thereafter, just to create pleasure both for Brahmā and for the mothers of the calves and cowherd boys, Kṛṣṇa, the creator of the entire cosmic manifestation, expanded Himself as calves and boys.
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 13 Text 8 kṛṣṇasya viṣvak puru-rāji-maṇḍalair abhyānanāḥ phulla-dṛśo vrajārbhakāḥ sahopaviṣṭā vipine virejuś chadā yathāmbhoruha-karṇikāyāḥ TRANSLATION Like the whorl of a lotus flower surrounded by its petals and leaves, Kṛṣṇa sat in the center, encircled by lines of His friends, who all looked very beautiful. Every one of them was trying
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 374 sabe cala yadi satya haya e vacana tabe se āmāre sabe baliha brāhmaṇa TRANSLATION “Let us all go. If this information is correct, you should accept me as a brāhmaṇa.”
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 354 yata mate vācaspati kahena lokere pratīta kāhāro nāhi janmaye antare TRANSLATION In whatever way Vācaspati tried to explain, the people did not have trust in his words.
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 13 Text 4 tathāgha-vadanān mṛtyo rakṣitvā vatsa-pālakān sarit-pulinam ānīya bhagavān idam abravīt TRANSLATION Then, after saving the boys and calves from the mouth of Aghāsura, who was death personified, Lord Kṛṣṇa, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, brought them all to the bank of the river and spoke the following words.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 337 ei mate sarva-dike loke stuti kare hena raṅga karāyena gaurāṅga-sundare TRANSLATION In this way people offered prayers from all directions. Such are the pastimes of Lord Gaurāṅga!
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 313 hena ākarṣeṇa mana śrī-caitanya-deve eho ki iśvara-vine anyeri sambhave TRANSLATION Such was the attraction of Lord Śrī Caitanya. Is such attraction possible for anyone other than the Supreme Lord?
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 13 Text 2 satām ayaṁ sāra-bhṛtāṁ nisargo yad-artha-vāṇī-śruti-cetasām api prati-kṣaṇaṁ navya-vad acyutasya yat striyā viṭānām iva sādhu vārtā TRANSLATION Paramahaṁsas, devotees who have accepted the essence of life, are attached to Kṛṣṇa in the core of their hearts, and He is the aim of their lives. It is their nature
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 283 mora ghara-dvāra yata—sakala tomāra sukhe thāka tumi keha nā jāniba āra TRANSLATION “My house and everything in it belong to You. You remain here peacefully. No one will disturb You.”
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 261 akartavya kare nija sevaka rākhite tāra sākṣī vāli vadhe sugrīva-nimitte TRANSLATION For the sake of His devotees, the Lord performs activities that may be considered improper. An example of this is the killing of Vāli on the request of Sugrīva.
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 13 Text 1 śrī-śuka uvāca sādhu pṛṣṭaṁ mahā-bhāga tvayā bhāgavatottama yan nūtanayasīśasya śṛṇvann api kathāṁ muhuḥ TRANSLATION Śrīla Śukadeva Gosvāmī said: O best of devotees, most fortunate Parīkṣit, you have inquired very nicely, for although constantly hearing the pastimes of the Lord, you are perceiving His activities to be newer
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 255 prabhu bale &emdash;āmi ye achiye pṛthivīte jāniha kevala purī gosāñira prīte TRANSLATION The Lord said, “Know for certain that I live in this world simply because of Purī Gosvāmī’s affection.”
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 221 eteke ye śrī-caitanya prabhura upamā tāṅhā’-bai āra dite nāhi kabhu sīmā TRANSLATION Therefore one can never compare Lord Caitanya with anyone other than the Lord Himself.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 212 tāṇḍava-paṇḍita prabhu nija-prema-rase karena taṇḍava bhakta-gaṇa sukhe bhāse TRANSLATION The Lord, who was expert in dancing wildly, danced wildly in the mellows of His own ecstatic love, and the devotees floated in an ocean of happiness.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 198 ei avadhūtera manuṣya-śakti nahe balarāma-sparśe ki anyera deha rahed TRANSLATION “This avadhūta’s strength is not that of a human being, for how else could one survive after touching great personality Balarāma.”
Caitanya-caritāmṛta Antya-līlā Chapter 6 Text 186 bhakṣaṇa apekṣā nāhi, samasta divasa gamana kṣudhā nāhi bādhe, caitanya-caraṇa-prāptye mana TRANSLATION Not caring about eating, he traveled all day. Hunger was not an impediment, for his mind was concentrated upon obtaining shelter at the lotus feet of Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu. Dhanurdhara Maharaja also reads an excerpt from
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 188 bhagavān ācārya āilā mahāśaya śravaṇe o yāre nāhi paraśe viṣaya TRANSLATION The great personality Bhagavān Ācārya, who would never hear of material enjoyment, also came there.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 180 dāmodara-svarūpa saṅgīta-rasa-maya yāra dhvani śunile prabhura nṛtya haya TRANSLATION Svarūpa Dāmodara was expert in the art of music. On hearing his voice, the Lord would begin dancing.
Caitanya-caritāmṛta Antya-līlā Chapter 6 Text 161 vāsudeva-dattera teṅha haya ‘anugṛhīta’ raghunāthera ‘guru’ teṅho haya ‘purohita’ TRANSLATION Yadunandana Ācārya was the priest and spiritual master of Raghunātha dāsa. Although born in a brāhmaṇa family, he had accepted the mercy of Vāsudeva Datta.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 166 pathe caliteo īśvarera bāhya nāi bhakti-rase viharena caitanya-gosāñi TRANSLATION Lord Caitanya had no external consciousness even when He was walking on the road, because He merged in the mellows of devotional service.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 154 ye śunaye e saba caitanya-guṇa-grāma se yāya saṁsāra tari’ śrī-caitanya-dhāma TRANSLATION One who hears these characteristics of Lord Caitanya will cross the ocean of material existence and attain Lord Caitanya’s abode.
Caitanya-caritāmṛta Antya-līlā Chapter 6 Text 13 pūrve śāntipure raghunātha yabe āilā mahāprabhu kṛpā kari’ tāṅre śikhāilā TRANSLATION When Raghunātha dāsa, during his family life, went to meet Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu at Śāntipura, the Lord gave him worthy instructions by His causeless mercy.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 130 ei mata sārvabhauma śata śloka kari’ stuti kare caitanyera pāda-padma dhari&srquo; TRANSLATION In this way Sārvabhauma composed one hundred verses as he glorified Lord Caitanya while holding His lotus feet.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 122 parama subuddhi sārvabhauma mahāmati śloka paḍi’ paḍi’ punaḥ punaḥ kare stuti TRANSLATION The supremely intelligent, broad-minded Sārvabhauma repeatedly offered obeisances and recited various verses.
Caitanya-caritāmṛta Antya-līlā Chapter 6 Text 1 kṛpā-guṇair yaḥ kugṛhāndha-kūpād uddhṛtya bhaṅgyā raghunātha-dāsam nyasya svarūpe vidadhe ’ntar-aṅgaṁ śrī-kṛṣṇa-caitanyam amuṁ prapadye TRANSLATION With the ropes of His causeless mercy, Śrī Kṛṣṇa Caitanya Mahāprabhu employed a trick to deliver Raghunātha dāsa Gosvāmī from the blind well of contemptible family life. He made Raghunātha dāsa Gosvāmī one of
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 115 prabhu mora śrī-kṛṣṇa-caitanya prāṇa-nātha muñi adhmere prabhu kara dṛṣṭi-pāta TRANSLATION “O Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa Caitanya, my life and soul, please glance mercifully on this fallen soul!”
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 95 īṣat hasiyā gauracandra prabhu kaya yata vākhānilā tumi saba satya haya TRANSLATION Lord Gauracandra smiled and said, “Whatever you explained is certainly true.”
Caitanya-caritāmṛta Madhya-līlā Chapter 13 Text 28 kṣaṇe sthira hañā rahe, ṭānileha nā cale īśvara-icchāya cale, nā cale kāro bale TRANSLATION Sometimes the car would stand still and not move, even though it was pulled very vigorously. The chariot therefore moved by the will of the Lord, not by the strength of any ordinary person.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 79 hena mate prabhu bhṛtya-saṅge kare khelā ke bujhite pāre gaurasundarera līlā TRANSLATION In this way the Lord performs pastimes with His servants. Who can understand the pastimes of Gaurasundara?
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 70 yadi tiṅho nāhi jānāyena āpanāre tabe kāra śakti āche jānite tāṅhāre TRANSLATION Who has the power to know the Lord if He does not reveal Himself?
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 39 Texts 44-45 bhūyas tatrāpi so ’drākṣīt stūyamānam ahīśvaram siddha-cāraṇa-gandharvair asurair nata-kandharaiḥ sahasra-śirasaṁ devaṁ sahasra-phaṇa-maulinam nīlāmbaraṁ visa-śvetaṁ śṛṅgaiḥ śvetam iva sthitam TRANSLATION There Akrūra now saw Ananta Śeṣa, the Lord of the serpents, receiving praise from Siddhas, Cāraṇas, Gandharvas and demons, who all had their heads bowed. The Personality of
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 61 se saba mahānta śeṣa tribhāga-vayase grāmya-rasa bhuñjiyā se karilā sannyāse TRANSLATION “All those great souls relished material enjoyment and took sannyāsa after three-fourths of their life had passed.”
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 23 bujha dekhi vicāriyā ki āche sannyāse prathamei baddha haya ahaṅkāra-pāśe TRANSLATION “Just consider, what is the use of accepting sannyāsa? One immediately becomes bound by the ropes of false ego.”
On Śrī Nṛsiṁha-caturdaśī, the appearance of Lord Nṛsiṁhadeva, Dhanurdhara Swami share his realizations.
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 39 Text 41 nimajjya tasmin salile japan brahma sanātanam tāv eva dadṛśe ’krūro rāma-kṛṣṇau samanvitau TRANSLATION While immersing himself in the water and reciting eternal mantras from the Vedas, Akrūra suddenly saw Balarāma and Kṛṣṇa before him. Today’s sanga also includes a brief talk about the upcoming Śrī Nṛsiṁha-caturdaśī, the
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 7 hena-mate śrī-gauransundara nīlācale ātma-saṅgopana kari’ āche kutūhale TRANSLATION In this way Śrī Gaurasundara concealed His identity while happily residing in Nīlācala.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 3 Text 1 jaya jaya śrī-kṛṣṇa-caitanya-guṇa-dhāma jaya jaya nityānanda-svarūpera prāṇa TRANSLATION All glories to Śrī Kṛṣṇa Caitanya, the reservoir of all transcendental qualities! All glories to the life and soul of Nityānanda Svarūpa!
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 39 Text 34 gopyaś ca dayitaṁ kṛṣṇam anuvrajyānurañjitāḥ pratyādeśaṁ bhagavataḥ kāṅkṣantyaś cāvatasthire TRANSLATION [With His glances] Lord Kṛṣṇa somewhat pacified the gopīs, and they also followed behind for some time. Then, hoping He would give them some instruction, they stood still.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 2 Text 471 prabhura ānanda-mūrcchā haila ye-mate bāhya nāhi bhileka āchena sei mate TRANSLATION The Lord remained unconscious in ecstasy. He did not display even a tinge of external consciousness.
Caitanya-bhāgavata Antya-khaṇḍa Chapter 2 Text 441 tathāpi ye lilā prabhu karena yakhane tāhā kahe vede jīva-uddhāra-kāraṇe TRANSLATION Yet the Vedas describe the pastimes that the Lord performs for the purpose of delivering the living entities.
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto 10 Chapter 39 Text 29 yasyānurāga-lalita-smita-valgu-mantra līlāvaloka-parirambhaṇa-rāsa-goṣṭhām nītāḥ sma naḥ kṣaṇam iva kṣaṇadā vinā taṁ gopyaḥ kathaṁ nv atitarema tamo durantam TRANSLATION When He brought us to the assembly of the rāsa dance, where we enjoyed His affectionate and charming smiles, His delightful secret talks, His playful glances and His embraces, we