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CC Madhya 22.152 (1975)

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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada



TEXT 152

rāgamayī-bhaktira haya 'rāgātmikā' nāma
ta-hā śuni' lubdha haya kona bhāgyavān


SYNONYMS

rāga-mayī—consisting of attachment; bhaktira—of devotional service; haya—is; rāgātmikā—spontaneous love; nāma—the name; tāhā śuni'-hearing this; lubdha—covetous; haya—becomes; kona bhāgyavān—some fortunate person.


TRANSLATION

"Thus devotional service which consists of rāga [deep attachment] is called rāgātmikā, spontaneous loving service. If a devotee covets such a position, he is considered to be most fortunate.