damodara age svatantrya na haya kahara
tara bhaye sabe kare sankoca vyavahara
damodara age—in front of Damodara Pandita; svatantrya—independent behavior; na haya kahara—no one dares to do; tara bhaye—due to fear of him; sabe—all of them; kare—do; sankoca vyavahara—dealings with great care.
Everyone knew that Damodara Pandita was strict in practical dealings. Therefore everyone was afraid of him and dared not do anything independent.
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