|Ādi-līlā||Chapter 5: The Glories Of Lord Nityānanda Balarāma|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta Ādi 5.45
'jīva'-nāma taṭasthākhya eka śakti haya
mahā-sańkarṣaṇa — saba jīvera āśraya
jīva — the living entity; nāma — named; taṭa-sthā-ākhya — known as the marginal potency; eka — one; śakti — energy; haya — is; mahā-sańkarṣaṇa — Mahā-sańkarṣaṇa; saba — all; jīvera — of living entities; āśraya — the shelter.
There is one marginal potency, known as the jīva. Mahā-sańkarṣaṇa is the shelter of all jīvas.
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