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SB 10.47.5

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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


anyathā go-vraje tasya
smaraṇīyaṁ na cakṣmahe
snehānubandho bandhūnāṁ
muner api su-dustyajaḥ


anyathā—otherwise; go-vraje—in the cow pasture; tasya—for Him; smaraṇīyam—that which is worth remembering; na cakṣmahe—we do not see; sneha—of affection; anubandhaḥ—the attachment; bandhūnām—to relatives; muneḥ—for a sage; api—even; su-dustyajaḥ—very difficult to abandon.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


We see nothing else He might consider worth remembering in these cow pastures of Vraja. Indeed, the bonds of affection for one's family members are difficult to break, even for a sage.

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