Antya-līlāChapter 19: The Inconceivable Behavior of Lord Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu

Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta Antya 19.53

ei-mata gaura-rāya, viṣāde kare hāya hāya,

' kṛṣṇa, tumi gelā kati?'

gopī-bhāva hṛdaye, tāra vākye vilāpaye,

'govinda dāmodara mādhaveti'

SYNONYMS

ei-matain this way; gaura-rāya — Lord Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu; viṣādein lamentation due to separation; kare hāya hāya — always says "alas, alas"; kṛṣṇa — oh, oh, Kṛṣṇa; tumi gelā kati — where have You gone; gopī-bhāva hṛdaye — with the ecstatic love of the gopīs in His heart; tāra vākyein their words; vilāpayeHe laments; govinda dāmodara mādhavaO Govinda, O Dāmodara, O Mādhava; iti — thus.

TRANSLATION

In this way, Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu lamented in the mood of separation, "Alas, alas! O Kṛṣṇa, where have You gone?" Feeling in His heart the ecstatic emotions of the gopīs, Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu agonized in their words, saying, "O Govinda! O Dāmodara! O Mādhava!"

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