kabhu bhave magna, kabhu ardha-bahya-sphurti
kabhu bahya-sphurti,--tina rite prabhu-sthiti
kabhu—sometimes; bhave—in ecstatic emotion; magna—merged; kabhu—sometimes; ardha—half; bahya-sphurti—in external consciousness; kabhu—sometimes; bahya-sphurti—in full external consciousness; tina rite—in three ways; prabhu-sthiti—the situation of the Lord.
The Lord would maintain Himself in three kinds of consciousness: sometimes He merged totally in ecstatic emotion, sometimes He was in partial external consciousness and sometimes in full external consciousness.
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