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Kothaya Go Premamayi Radhe Radhe

Shrila Gaura-kishora dasa Babaji Maharaja

 

kothaya go premamayi radhe radhe

radhe radhe go, jaya radhe radhe (1)

Where is She who is full of prema? All glories to Shri Radha.

 

dekha diye prana rakha, radhe radhe

tomara kangala tomaya dake, radhe radhe (2)

O Radha, please give me Your darshana and save my life. Your wretched beggar calls

out to You, "Radhe! Radhe!"

 

radhe vrindavana-vilasini, radhe radhe

radhe kanu-mana-mohini, radhe radhe (3)

O Radha, You enjoy pleasure pastimes in the forest of Vrindavana wherein You enchant

the mind of Krishna.

 

radhe ashta-sakhira shiromani, radhe radhe

radhe vrishabhanu-nandini, radhe radhe (4)

O Radhe, You are the crest-jewel among Your eight principal sakhis. O Radha,

daughter of Vrishabhanu Baba.

 

(gosai) niyama kare sadai dake, radhe radhe

Raghunatha dasa Gosvami was alway calling out, "Radhe! Radhe!"

 

(gosai) eka-bara dake keshi-ghate,

abara dake vamshi-vate, radhe radhe (5)

. . . sometimes at Keshi-ghata, sometimes at Vamshi-vata.

 

(gosai) eka-bara dake nidhu-vane,

abara dake kunja-vane, radhe radhe

. . . sometimes in Nidhuvana, sometimes in Seva-kunja.

 

(gosai) eka-bara dake radha-kunde,

abara dake shyama-kunde, radhe radhe (6)

. . . sometimes at Radha-kunda, sometimes at Shyama-kunda.

 

(gosai) eka-bara dake kusuma-vane,

abara dake govardhane, radhe radhe

. . . sometimes at Kusuma-sarovara, sometimes at Giriraja-Govardhana.

 

(gosai) eka-bara dake tala-vane,

abara dake tamala-vane, radhe radhe (7)

. . . sometimes at Talavana, sometimes at Tamalvana.

 

(gosai) malina vasana diye gaya,

vrajera dhulaya gadagadi jaya, radhe radhe

Raghunatha dasa wears simple cloth which appears to be dirty because he is always

rolling on the earth crying out, "Radhe! Radhe!"

 

(gosai) mukhe radha radha bale,

bhase nayanera jale, radhe radhe (8)

Calling out "Radhe! Radhe," his eyes are bursting with a flood of tears.

 

(gosai) vrindavane kuli kuli kede bedaya

radha bali’, radhe radhe

He wanders throughout the lanes of Vrindavana crying out, "Radhe! Radhe!"

 

(gosai) chapanna danda ratri-dine

jane na radha-govinda vine, radhe radhe (9)

He knows nothing but Radha-Govinda throughout the day and night (56 dandas: 1

danda=24 minutes). Radhe! Radhe!

 

tara para cari danda shuti’ thake

svapne radha-govinda dekhe, radhe radhe (10)

He takes rest for only 4 dandas (1 hr. 36 min.). At that time in his dreams he receives

darshana of Radha-Govinda. Radhe! Radhe!