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SB 10.80.23

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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

TEXT 23

ku-cailaṁ malinaṁ kṣāmaṁ
dvijaṁ dhamani-santatam
devī paryacarat sākṣāc
cāmara-vyajanena vai


SYNONYMS

ku—poor; cailam—whose dress; malinam—dirty; kṣāmam—emaciated; dvijam—the brāhmaṇa; dhamani-santatam—his veins visible; devī—the goddess of fortune; paryacarat—served; sākṣāt—personally; cāmara—with a yak-tail fan; vyajanena—by fanning; vai—indeed.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


TRANSLATION

By fanning him with her cāmara, the divine goddess of fortune personally served that poor brāhmaṇa, whose clothing was torn and dirty and who was so thin that veins were visible all over his body.



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