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AzAbandha- Firm hopes - bhAva lakSaNam
Madanmohan das - Thu, 29 Dec 2005 01:22:12 +0530
yathA zrImatprabhupAdAnAm -
na premA zravaNAdibhirapi vA yogo'thavA vaiSNavo
jnAnaM vA zubhakarma vA kiyadaho sajjAjirapyasti vA/
hInArthAdhikasAdhake tvayi tathApyacchedyamUlA satI
he gopIjanavallabha! vyathayate hA hA madAzaiva mAm//
As the masters have said;
Ah me alas! whatever should I do? Love for thee I have none,
niether do I listen to or sing about thy glad tidings, nor ever
in the disciplines of vaisnava yoga engage. I have no knowledge,
nor do I perform good deeds and am without good pedigree.
Be that as it may, O beloved of the cowherd damsels, since
thou art the one who secures the needs of the needy, I am
assailed by acute pain caused by the insatiable and firmly
rooted hope of attaining thee. ( Bh.R.S. 1/3/34 also C.C. Madhya 23 )
kRSNa kRpA karibena - dRDha kari' jAni
The firm conviction that Krsna will certainly be gracious.
( C.C. Madhya 23 )
Madanmohan das - Thu, 29 Dec 2005 15:21:23 +0530
kAlo mayAtigamitah kila sAmprataM hi/
tvamcet kRpAM mayi vidhAsyasi naiva kiM me
prANairvraje na ca varoru bakAriNapi// Vilapa Kusumanjali 102
O beautifuly thighed one! I pass the live-long day
in anxcious care, burdened by intence longing to
sport in the ambrosial ocean of your loving service.
If, after all, you do not bestow your mercy on me,
then what use to me are life, Vraja and even Bakari*?
Bakari - Krsna, the adversary of the asura Baka, the crane demon.
lbcVisnudas - Thu, 29 Dec 2005 19:27:44 +0530
More nectar please!
Madanmohan das - Mon, 02 Jan 2006 06:32:34 +0530
No time presently.
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