sad-gune, panditye, sabara priya--sanatana
sat-gune—in good qualities; panditye—in learning; sabara priya—dear to everyone; sanatana—Sanatana Gosvami; yatha-yogya—as it is suitable; krpa—mercy; maitri—friendship; gaurava—honor; bhajana—worthy of being offered.
Sanatana Gosvami was dear to everyone because of his exalted qualities in learning. Suitably, therefore, they bestowed upon him mercy, friendship and honor.
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