CC Madhya 24.116
- vyāsa-kṛpāya śukadevera līlādi-smaraṇa
- kṛṣṇa-guṇākṛṣṭa hañā karena bhajana
vyāsa-kṛpāya—by the mercy of Śrīla Vyāsadeva; śukadevera—of Śukadeva Gosvāmī; līlā-ādi-smaraṇa—remembrance of the transcendental pastimes of Kṛṣṇa; kṛṣṇa-guṇa-ākṛṣṭa—attracted by the transcendental qualities of Kṛṣṇa; hañā—becoming; karena—performed; bhajana—loving service.
“By the mercy of Śrīla Vyāsadeva, Śukadeva Gosvāmī was attracted by the pastimes of Lord Kṛṣṇa. Being thus attracted by Kṛṣṇa’s transcendental qualities, he also became a devotee and engaged in His service.