by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words
The Garga-samhita Verse 1.17.41, English translation, including word-by-word: This text represents a Vaishnava scripture which narrates the life Krishna, It was composed in seventeen cantos by Garga Muni: an ancient sage and priest of the Yadu dynasty having. This is verse 1 of Chapter 17 (Description of the Yogurt Theft) of Canto 1 (goloka-khanda).
Sanskrit text, transliteration and word-by-word meaning:
भगवांस् तु बहिर् वीथ्यां
प्रहसन् गोपिकां प्राह
bhagavāṃs tu bahir vīthyāṃ
prahasan gopikāṃ prāha
bhagavān—the Lord; tu—certainly; bahiḥ—outside; vīthyām—on the path; bhūtvā—becoming; śrī-nanda-nandanaḥ—the son of Nanda; prahasan—laughing; gopikām—to a gopī; prāha—said; dhṛṣṭāṅgaḥ—bold; cañcala—restless; īkṣaṇaḥ—eyes.
English translation of verse 1.17.41:
On the path outside again becoming Nanda's son, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, smiling, confident, and His eyes restless, spoke to the gopī Prabhāvatī.