sad-guṇe, pāṇḍitye, sabāra priya--sanātana
sat-guṇe—in good qualities; pāṇḍitye—in learning; sabāra priya—dear to everyone; sanātana—Sanātana Gosvāmī; yathā-yogya—as it is suitable; kṛpa—mercy; maitrī—friendship; gaurava—honor; bhājana—worthy of being offered.
Sanātana Gosvāmī 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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