śrī-mukha-sundara-kānti bāḍhe kṣaṇe kṣaṇe
koṭi-bhakta-netra-bhṛṅga kare madhu-pāne
śrī-mukha—of His beautiful face; sundara-kānti—attractive luster; bāḍhe—increases; kṣaṇe kṣaṇe—at every moment; koṭi-bhakta—of millions of devotees; netra-bhṛṅga—eyes like bumblebees; kare—engaged; madhu-pāne—in drinking the honey.
The luster of His beautiful face increased at every moment, and the eyes of hundreds and thousands of devotees drank its honey like bumblebees.
yata piye tata tṛṣṇā bāḍhe nirantara
mukhāmbuja chāḍi' netra nā yāya antara
yata—as much; piye—they drink; tata—so much; tṛṣṇā—thirst; bāḍhe—increases; nirantara—incessantly; mukha-ambuja—the lotuslike face; chāḍi'—giving up; netra—the eyes; nā—do not; yāya—go; antara—separate.
As their eyes began to drink the nectarean honey of His lotus face, their thirst increased. Thus their eyes did not leave Him.
dhyānaṁ paraṁ nanda-sutasya vakṣye
One may also consult Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam (10.29.14) in this connection.
ei-mata mahāprabhu lañā bhakta-gaṇa
madhyāhna paryanta kaila śrī-mukha daraśana
ei-mata—in this way; mahāprabhu—Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu; lañā—taking; bhakta-gaṇa—His associates; madhyāhna paryanta—up to midday; kaila—performs; śrī-mukha daraśana—seeing the face of Lord Jagannātha.
Thus Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu and His devotees enjoyed transcendental bliss upon seeing the face of Jagannātha. This continued to midday.
sveda, kampa, aśru-jala vahe sarva-kṣaṇa
darśanera lobhe prabhu kare saṁvaraṇa
sveda—perspiring; kampa—trembling; aśru-jala—tears from the eyes; vahe—flowed; sarva-kṣaṇa—always; darśanera—of seeing; lobhe—by greed; prabhu—Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu; kare—does; saṁvaraṇa—checking.
As usual, there were transcendental blissful symptoms in Caitanya Mahāprabhu's body. He perspired and trembled, and a constant flow of tears fell from His eyes. But the Lord checked these tears so they would not disturb His seeing the face of the Lord.
madhye madhye bhoga lāge, madhye daraśana
bhogera samaye prabhu karena kīrtana
madhye madhye—at intervals; bhoga lāge—there were offerings of food; madhye—sometimes; daraśana—seeing; bhogera samaye—at the time of offering prasāda; prabhu—Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu; karena kīrtana—performed congregational chanting.
Their looking at the face of Lord Jagannātha was interrupted only when He was offered food. Afterwards they would again look upon His face. When the food was being offered to the Lord, Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu performed His kīrtana.
darśana-ānande prabhu saba pāsarilā
bhakta-gaṇa madhyāhna karite prabhure lañā gelā
darśana-ānande—because of pleasure due to seeing the face of the Lord; prabhu—Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu; saba—everything; pāsarilā-forgot; bhakta-gaṇa—the devotees; madhyāhna—noontime lunch; karite—to accept; prabhure—Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu; lañā gelā—took.
Feeling such great pleasure upon seeing the face of Lord Jagannātha, Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu forgot everything. The devotees, however, took Him to His lunch at noontime.
prātaḥ-kāle ratha-yātrā habeka jāniyā
sevaka lāgāya bhoga dviguṇa kariyā
prātaḥ-kāle—in the morning; ratha-yātrā—the car festival; habeka—would take place; jāniyā—knowing; sevaka—the priestly servants of the Lord; lāgāya—offer; bhoga—food; dvi-guṇa kariyā—increasing to double.
Knowing that the car festival would take place in the morning, all the servants of Lord Jagannātha were doubling their offerings of food.
guṇḍicā-mārjana-līlā saṅkṣepe kahila
yāhā dekhi' śuni' pāpīra kṛṣṇa-bhakti haila
guṇḍicā-mārjana-līlā—the pastimes of washing the Guṇḍicā temple; saṅkṣepe kahila—I have described in brief; yāhā dekhi' śuni'-by seeing and hearing which; pāpīra—of sinful men; kṛṣṇa-bhakti haila—there was awakening of Kṛṣṇa consciousness.
I have briefly described the pastimes of the Lord in washing and cleansing the Guṇḍicā temple. By seeing or hearing these pastimes, even sinful men can awaken their Kṛṣṇa consciousness.
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, Madhya-līlā, Chapter Twelve, describing the washing and cleansing of the Guṇḍicā temple.
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