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CC Madhya 17.171

Text

śuniyā vismita vipra kahe bhaya pāñā
aiche bāt kaha kene sannyāsī hañā

Synonyms

śuniyā — after hearing; vismita — astonished; vipra — the brāhmaṇa; kahe — said; bhaya pāñā — being afraid; aiche bāt — such a statement; kaha — You say; kene — why; sannyāsī hañā — although You are a sannyāsī.

Translation

Upon hearing this, the brāhmaṇa became afraid. He then said, “Why do You speak like this? You are a sannyāsī.