tato nrponmardana-majja-lepana-
samlalitah svacaritaih praharsayan
sayam gato yama-yamena madhavah
tatahthereafter; nrpaO King (Maharaja Pariksit); unmardanaby massaging them with oil; majjaby bathing; lepanaby smearing the body with oil and sandalwood pulp; alankaraby decorating with ornaments; raksaby chanting protective mantras; tilakaby decorating the body with tilaka marks in twelve places; asana-adibhihand by feeding them sumptuously; samlalitahin this way cared for by the mothers; sva-acaritaihby their characteristic behavior; praharsa-yanmaking the mothers very much pleased; sayamevening; gataharrived; yama-yamenaas the time of each activity passed; madhavahLord Krsna.
Thereafter, O Maharaja Pariksit, as required according to the scheduled round of His pastimes, Krsna returned in the evening, entered the house of each of the cowherd boys, and engaged exactly like the former boys, thus enlivening their mothers with transcendental pleasure. The mothers took care of the boys by massaging them with oil, bathing them, smearing their bodies with sandalwood pulp, decorating them with ornaments, chanting protective mantras, decorating their bodies with tilaka and giving them food. In this way, the mothers served Krsna personally.

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