|Ādi-līlā||Chapter 10: The Trunk, Branches and Subbranches of the Caitanya Tree|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta Ādi 10.146
balabhadra bhaṭṭācārya — bhakti adhikārī
mathurā-gamane prabhura yeńho brahmacārī
balabhadra bhaṭṭācārya — Balabhadra Bhaṭṭācārya; bhakti adhikārī — bona fide devotee; mathurā-gamane — while touring Mathurā; prabhura — of the Lord; yeńho — who; brahmacārī — acted as a brahmacārī.
As a bona fide devotee, Balabhadra Bhaṭṭācārya, the twenty-third principal associate, acted as the brahmacārī of Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu when He toured Mathurā.
Balabhadra Bhaṭṭācārya acted as a brahmacārī, or personal assistant of a sannyāsī. A sannyāsī is not supposed to cook. Generally a sannyāsī takes prasādam at the house of a gṛhastha, and a brahmacārī helps in this connection. A sannyāsī is supposed to be a spiritual master and a brahmacārī his disciple. Balabhadra Bhaṭṭācārya acted as a brahmacārī for Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu when the Lord toured Mathurā and Vṛndāvana.
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