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SB 9.18.11

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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada



TEXT 11

aho nirīkṣyatām asyā
dāsyāḥ karma hy asāmpratam
asmad-dhāryaṁ dhṛtavatī
śunīva havir adhvare


SYNONYMS

aho—alas; nirīkṣyatām—just see; asyāḥ—of her (Śarmiṣṭhā); dāsyāḥ—just like our servant; karma—activities; hi—indeed; asāmpratam—without any etiquette; asmat-dhāryam—the garment meant for me; dhṛtavatī—she has put on; śunī iva—like a dog; haviḥ—clarified butter; adhvare—meant for offering in the sacrifice.


TRANSLATION

Oh, just see the activities of this servant-maid Śarmiṣṭhā! Disregarding all etiquette, she has put on my dress, just like a dog snatching clarified butter meant for use in a sacrifice.



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