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Śrī Caitanya-caritāmṛta - Madhya-līlā - Chapter 22: The Process of Devotional Service
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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada



TEXT 91

varaṁ huta-vaha-jvālā-
pañjarāntar-vyavasthitiḥ
na śauri-cintā-vimukha-
jana-saṁvāsa-vaiśasam


SYNONYMS

varam—better; huta-vaha—of fire; jvālā—in the flames; pañjara-antaḥ—inside a cage; vyavasthitiḥ—abiding; na—not; śauri-cintā—of Kṛṣṇa consciousness, or thought of Kṛṣṇa; vimukha—bereft; jana—of persons; saṁvāsa—of the association; vaiśasam—the calamity.


TRANSLATION

“‘It is better to accept the miseries of being encaged within bars and surrounded by burning flames than to associate with those bereft of Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Such association is a very great hardship.’


PURPORT

This is a quotation from the Kātyāyana-saṁhitā.


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