gupte ta-sabake ani' thakura nityananda
sikhaila sabakare kariya prabandha
gupte—in confidence; ta-sabake—unto all the cowherd boys; ani'-taking them; thakura nityananda—Nityananda Thakura; sikhaila—instructed; sabakare—all of them; kariya prabandha—by making a reasonable story.
Calling all the boys in confidence and telling a reasonable story, Nityananda Prabhu instructed them as follows.
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