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CC Madhya 18.104

Text

loka kahe, — rātrye kaivartya naukāte caḍiyā
kālīya-dahe matsya māre, deuṭī jvāliyā

Synonyms

loka kahe — the sensible respectable persons said; rātrye — at night; kaivartya — a fisherman; naukāte — on a boat; caḍiyā — getting up; kālīya-dahe — in the lake of Kālīya; matsya māre — catches fish; deuṭī jvāliyā — lighting a torch.

Translation

These respectable gentlemen replied, “At night in Kālīya Lake a fisherman lights a torch in his boat and catches many fish.