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CC Madhya 12.192

Text

janma-kula-śīlācāra nā jāni yāhāra
tāra saṅge eka paṅkti — baḍa anācāra

Synonyms

janma — birth; kula — family; śīla — character; ācāra — behavior; — not; jāni — I know; yāhāra — of whom; tāra saṅge — with him; eka paṅkti — in one line; baḍa anācāra — a great discrepancy.

Translation

“It is not proper for householders to dine with those whose previous birth, family, character and behavior are unknown.”