|Madhya-līlā||Chapter 17: The Lord Travels to Vṛndāvana|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta Madhya 17.53
mathurā yāibāra chale āsena jhārikhaṇḍa
bhilla-prāya loka tāhāń parama-pāṣaṇḍa
mathurā — to Mathurā; yāibāra — of going; chale — on the pretext; āsena — came; jhārikhaṇḍa — to Jhārikhaṇḍa; bhilla-prāya — like the Bheels, a kind of low people; loka — people; tāhāń — there; parama-pāṣaṇḍa — without God consciousness.
When Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu came to Jhārikhaṇḍa on His way to Mathurā, He found that the people there were almost uncivilized and were devoid of God consciousness.
The word bhilla refers to a class of men belonging to the Bheels. The Bheels are like Black Africans, and they are lower than śūdras. Such people generally live in the jungle, and Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu had to meet them.
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