Chaitanya Bhagavata

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

The Chaitanya Bhagavata 2.13.228, 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 228 of Madhya-khanda chapter 13—“The Deliverance of Jagai and Madhai”.

Bengali text, Devanagari and Unicode transliteration of verse 2.13.228:

তো’-দোঙ্হার মুখে মুঞি করিব আহার তোর দেহে হৈবেক মোর অবতার” ॥ ২২৮ ॥

तो’-दोङ्हार मुखे मुञि करिब आहार तोर देहे हैबेक मोर अवतार” ॥ २२८ ॥

to’-doṅhāra mukhe muñi kariba āhāra tora dehe haibeka mora avatāra” || 228 ||

to’-donhara mukhe muni kariba ahara tora dehe haibeka mora avatara” (228)

English translation:

(228) “I will eat through the mouths of you two, and I will incarnate in your bodies.”

Commentary: Gauḍīya-bhāṣya by Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura:

nārāyaṇa paro vidvān yasyānnaṃ pītamāna saḥaśnāti tad dharer āsyaṃ gatam annaṃ na saṃśayaḥ

“The Supreme Lord relishes through His lotus mouth the foods that pious people devoted to Hari eat. There is no doubt about it.

bhaktasya rasanāgreṇa rasam aśnāmi padmaja

“I relish the taste from the tips of the devotees’ tongues.” (Hari-bhakti- vilāsa 10.265-266)

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