|Antya-līlā||Chapter 1: Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī's Second Meeting With the Lord|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta Antya 1.149
rāya kahe, — "kaha sahaja-premera lakṣaṇa"
rūpa-gosāñi kahe, — "sāhajika prema-dharma"
rāya kahe — Śrīla Rāmānanda Rāya inquires; kaha — please tell me; sahaja-premera — of natural love; lakṣaṇa — the characteristics; rūpa-gosāñi kahe — Rūpa Gosvāmī replies; sāhajika — spontaneous; prema-dharma — character of love of Godhead.
Rāmānanda Rāya further inquired, "What are the natural characteristics of awakening love of Godhead?"
Rūpa Gosvāmī replied, "These are the natural characteristics of love of God:
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