Madhya-līlāChapter 2: The Ecstatic Manifestations of Lord Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu

Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta Madhya 2.53

ye kāle dekhe jagannātha- śrīrāma-subhadrā-sātha,

tabe jāneāilāma kurukṣetra

saphala haila jīvana, dekhiluń padma-locana,

juḍāila tanu-mana-netra

SYNONYMS

ye kāle — at that time when; dekheHe sees; jagannātha — Lord Jagannātha; śrī-rāmaBalarāma; subhadrāSubhadrā; sātha — with; tabe — at that time; jāne — knows; āilāmaI have come; kurukṣetrato the pilgrimage site known as Kurukṣetra; sa-phala — successful; haila — has become; jīvana — life; dekhiluńI have seen; padma-locana — the lotus eyes; juḍāila — pacified; tanu — body; mana — mind; netra — eyes.

TRANSLATION

When Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu would see Jagannātha along with Balarāma and Subhadrā, He would immediately think that He had reached Kurukṣetra, where all of them had come. He would think that His life was successful because He had seen the lotus-eyed one, whom, if seen, pacifies the body, mind and eyes.

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