Click here to load whole tree
NITAAI-Veda.nyf > Compiled and Imp Scriptures > Chaitanya Shataka > Sataka Texts: 21-40 > 33rd Text

Shri Chaitanya Shataka

TEXT 33

TEXT

kim ashcaryam kim ashcaryam
 kalau jate shacisute
stri-bala-jada-murkhadyah
sarve nama-parayanah

SYNONYMS

kim ashcaryam-what an astonishing thing!; kim ashcaryam-what an astonishing thing; kalau-in the age of Kali; jate-being born; shacisute-when Shaci’s sons; stri-women; bala-children; jada-dullards; murkha-fools; adyah-beginning with; sarve-all; nama-parayanah-absorbed in the Maha-mantra.

TRANSLATION

It is most wonderful that when the son of Shaci, Lord Gaurasundara appeared at Navadvipa, all people-young to old, man and woman, and even the foolish-they all became attached to the holy name of the Lord.