Thus Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu performed many pastimes at Jagannātha Purī. Seeing the severe penances performed by Raghunātha dāsa in the renounced order, the Lord was greatly satisfied.
āpana-uddhāra ei raghunātha-dāsa
'gaurāṅga-stava-kalpa-vṛkṣe' kariyāchena prakāśa
āpana-uddhāra—his personal deliverance; ei raghunātha-dāsa—this Raghunātha dāsa Gosvāmī; gaurāṅga-stava-kalpa-vṛkṣe—in his poem known as Gaurāṅga-stava-kalpavṛkṣa; kariyāchena prakāśa—has manifested.
In his own poem known as the Gaurāṅga-stava-kalpavṛkṣa, Raghunātha dāsa has described his personal deliverance.
mahā-sampad-dāvād api patitam uddhṛtya kṛpayā
svarūpe yaḥ svīye kujanam api māṁ nyasya muditaḥ
uro-guñjā-hāraṁ priyam api ca govardhana-śilāṁ
dadau me gaurāṅgo hṛdaya udayan māṁ madayati
mahā-sampat—of profuse material opulence; dāvāt—from a forest fire; api—although; patitam—fallen; uddhṛtya—delivering; kṛpayā—by mercy; svarūpe—unto Svarūpa Dāmodara Gosvāmī; yaḥ—He who (Lord Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu); svīye—His personal associate; ku-janam—low person; api—although; mām—me; nyasya—having delivered; muditaḥ—pleased; uraḥ—of the chest; guñjā-hāram—the garland of conchshells; priyam—dear; api—although; ca—and; govardhana-śilām—a stone from Govardhana Hill; dadau—delivered; me—to me; gaurāṅgaḥ—Lord Gaurāṅga; hṛdaye—in my heart; udayan—by manifesting; mām—me; madayati—maddens.
"Although I am a fallen soul, the lowest of men, Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu delivered me from the blazing forest fire of great material opulence by His mercy. He handed me over in great pleasure to Svarūpa Dāmodara, His personal associate. The Lord also gave me the garland of small conchshells that He wore on His chest and a stone from Govardhana Hill, although they were very dear to Him. That same Lord Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu awakens within my heart and makes me mad after Him."
ei ta' kahiluṅ raghunāthera milana
ihā yei śune pāya caitanya-caraṇa
ei—this; ta'-certainly; kahiluṅ—I have described; raghunāthera milana—the meeting of Raghunātha dāsa; ihā—this; yei—anyone who; śune—hears; pāya—gets; caitanya-caraṇa—the lotus feet of Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu.
Thus I have described the meeting of Raghunātha dāsa with Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu. Anyone who hears about this incident attains the lotus feet of Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu.
śrī-rūpa-raghunātha-pade yāra āśa,
caitanya-caritāmṛta kahe kṛṣṇadāsa
śrī-rūpa—Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī; raghunātha—Śrīla Raghunātha dāsa Gosvāmī; pade—at the lotus feet; yāra—whose; āśa—expectation; caitanya-caritāmṛta—the book named Caitanya-caritāmṛta; kahe—describes; kṛṣṇadāsa—Śrīla Kṛṣṇadāsa Kavirāja Gosvāmī.
Praying at the lotus feet of Śrī Rūpa and Śrī Raghunātha, always desiring their mercy, I, Kṛṣṇadāsa, narrate Śrī Caitanya-caritāmṛta, following in their footsteps.
Thus end the Bhaktivedanta purports to Śrī Caitanya-caritāmṛta, Antya-līlā, Sixth Chapter, describing Lord Caitanya's meeting with Raghunātha dāsa Gosvāmī.
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