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Shrila Govinda dasa Kaviraja
jaya nanda-nandana, gopi-jana-vallabha,
radha-nayaka nagara shyama
so shaci-nandana, nadiya-purandara,
sura-muni-gana-manomohana dhama (1)
All glories to the son of Nanda Maharaja, beloved of the gopis, the hero of Radha,
Her dearmost Shyama. He has appeared as the son of Shaci, the monarch of Nadiya. His
beautiful shape, Krishna-rupa or Shacinandana-rupa, is the abode of all beauty, and
attracts all the sages and godly persons.
jaya nija-kanta, kanti kalevara,
jaya jaya preyasi-bhava-vinoda
jaya nadiya-vasi-nayana-amoda (2)
All glories to He who has adorned Himself with His beloved Radha’s kanti and
manifested His Gaura-rupa, always taking pleasure in the moods of His preyasi -
radha-bhava, mahabhava and madanakya-bhava. All glories to He who renders the
eyes of the Vraja maidens auspicious. All glories to He who now delights the eyes
of the residents of Nadiya.
jaya jaya shridama, sudama, subalarjuna,
jaya ramadi sundara, priya sahacara,
jaya jaga-mohana gaura anupa (3)
All glories to Shridama, Sudama, Subala and Arjuna, who like fresh new rainclouds
increase the ocean of prema. All glories to Ramai Pandita, Shrivasa, and their other
brothers who are all intimate devotees of Mahaprabhu and are dancing, chanting and
rolling down on the earth in great love.
jaya jaya shri nityananda-ananda
jaya jaya sajjana-gana-bhaya-bhanjana,
govinda dasa asha anubandha (4)
All glories to the powerful Balarama’s dear younger brother! All glories to Baladeva
who is Nityananda Prabhu, the bestower of eternal bliss. All glories! All glories to
these Two who eradicate all fear for the devotees. Govinda dasa’s hopes and aspirations
rest in Their mercy.