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CC Madhya 17.165

Text

‘ārya, sarala, tumi — vṛddha brāhmaṇa
kāhāṅ haite pāile tumi ei prema-dhana?’

Synonyms

ārya — advanced in devotional service; sarala — simple; tumi — you; vṛddha brāhmaṇa — elderly brāhmaṇa; kāhāṅ haite — from where; pāile tumi — did you obtain; ei — this; prema-dhana — transcendental opulence of ecstatic love.

Translation

Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu said, “You are an elderly brāhmaṇa, you are sincere, and you are advanced in spiritual life. Wherefrom have you gotten this transcendental opulence of ecstatic love for Kṛṣṇa?”