asvasthyera chadma kari' rahe nija-ghare
raja-karya chadila, na yaya raja-dvare
asvasthyera—of not being well; chadma—pretext; kari'-making; rahe—remains; nija-ghare—at home; raja-karya—government service; chadila—relinquished; na yaya—did not go; raja-dvare—to the court of the Nawab.
On the pretext of bad health, Sanatana Gosvami remained home. Thus he gave up government service and did not go to the royal court.
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