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Grantha-samaptih

(Epilogue)

 

Text 1

 

 

radha-vilasam vitankam

     catuh-sasti-kala dharam

vidagdha-madhavam sadhu

     silayantu vicaksanah

 

     radha—of Radha; vilasam—with the pastimes; vita—completed; ankam—the final act; catuh-sasti—64; kala—arts; dharam—manifesting; vidagdha-madhavam—this Vidagdha-madhava; sadhu—nicely; silayantu—may study; vicaksanah—the learned.

 

 

     This Vigdha-madhava, which contains the transcendental pastimes of Radha and the 64 transcendental arts, is now completed.  May those who are learned and intelligent carefully study it.

 

Text 2

 

 

nanda-sindhu-banendu

     sankhye samvatsare gate

vidagdha-madhavam nama

     natakam gokule krtam

 

     nanda—nine; sindhu—eight; bana—five; indu—one; sankhye—bearing the numbers; samvatsare—in the year; gate—gone; vidagdha-madhavam—Vidagdha-madhava; nama—named; natakam—the play; gokule—in Gokula; krtam—created.

 

 

     This play named Vidagdha-madhava was written in Gokula in the year 1589  Saka (corresponding to             A. D.)

 

Text 3

 

 

santa-shriyah parama-bhagavatah samantad

     dvai-gunya-punjam api sad-gunatam nayanti

dosavalim aparitapitaya mrduni

     jyotimsi visnu-pada-bhanji vibhusayanti

 

     santa—peaceful; shriyah—and full of transcendental opulences; parama—transcendental; bhagavatah—the devotees of the Lord; samantah—in all ways; dvai-gunya—doubling; punjam—many times; api—even; sat-gunatam—the state of having good qualities; nayanti—lead; dosa—of faults; avalim—the host; aparitapaitaya—with coolness; mrduni—gentle; jyotimsi—the stars; visnu—of Lord Vishnu; pada—of the feet; bhanji—possessing; vibhusayanti—decorate.

 

 

     The peaceful, saintly devotees of the Lord repeatedly double the value of the good qualities of this book.  The dark sky of the faults in this book they cool and decorate with the twinkling stars of the remembrance of Lord Vishnu's lotus feet.