tathāpi dhairya dhari' prabhu rahilā vasiyā
rāmānanda āilā apūrva sannyāsī dekhiyā
tathāpi—still; dhariya dhari'-keeping patient; prabhu—Lord Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu; rahilā—remained; vasiyā—sitting; rāmānanda—Śrīla Rāmānanda Rāya; āilā—arrived; apūrva—wonderful; sannyāsī—renunciant; dekhiyā—seeing.
Although Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu was running after him mentally, He patiently remained sitting. Rāmānanda Rāya, seeing the wonderful sannyāsī, then came to see Him.
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