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CC Madhya 8.27

Text

ei mahārāja — mahā-paṇḍita, gambhīra
sannyāsīra sparśe matta ha-ilā asthira

Synonyms

ei mahārāja — this Rāmānanda Rāya, who is the Governor; mahā-paṇḍita — a very learned person; gambhīra — grave; sannyāsīra sparśe — by touching a sannyāsī; matta — mad; ha-ilā — became; asthira — restless.

Translation

They thought, “This Rāmānanda Rāya is the Governor of Madras, a highly learned and grave person, a mahā-paṇḍita, but upon touching this sannyāsī he has become restless like a madman.”