|Madhya-līlā||Chapter 25: How All the Residents of Vārāṇasī Became Vaiṣṇavas|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta Madhya 25.124
āmāte ye 'prīti', sei 'prema' — 'prayojana'
kārya-dvāre kahi tāra 'svarūpa'-lakṣaṇa
āmāte — unto Me; ye — whatever; prīti — affection; sei — that; prema — love of Godhead; prayojana — the ultimate goal of life; kārya-dvāre — by practical example; kahi — let Me inform; tāra — its; svarūpa-lakṣaṇa — natural characteristics.
"'Supreme affection for Me is called love of Godhead, and that is the ultimate goal of life. Let Me explain by a practical example the natural characteristics of such love.
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