Chaitanya Bhagavata

by Bhumipati Dāsa | 2008 | 1,349,850 words

The Chaitanya Bhagavata 2.7.119, English translation, including a commentary (Gaudiya-bhasya). This text is similair to the Caitanya-caritamrita and narrates the pastimes of Lord Caitanya, proclaimed to be the direct incarnation of Krishna (as Bhagavan) This is verse 119 of Madhya-khanda chapter 7—“The Meeting of Gadadhara and Pundarika”.

Bengali text, Devanagari and Unicode transliteration of verse 2.7.119:

এই যে আইসে শুক্ল-পক্ষের দ্বাদশীসর্ব- শুভ-লগ্ন ইথি মিলিবেক আসি’ ॥ ১১৯ ॥

एइ ये आइसे शुक्ल-पक्षेर द्वादशीसर्व- शुभ-लग्न इथि मिलिबेक आसि’ ॥ ११९ ॥

ei ye āise śukla-pakṣera dvādaśīsarva- śubha-lagna ithi milibeka āsi’ || 119 ||

ei ye aise sukla-paksera dvadasisarva- subha-lagna ithi milibeka asi’ (119)

English translation:

(119) “The most auspicious moment will be found on the next Dvādaśī of the waxing moon.

Commentary: Gauḍīya-bhāṣya by Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura:

In every month there is one Dvādaśī during the waxing moon. In every day, twelve lagnas are found, one after another. In order to point out the particular moment that yields all happiness, the author has used the phrase sarva-śubha-lagna in this verse.

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