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CC Madhya 8.218

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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada



TEXT 218

nijendriya-sukha-vāñchā nāhi gopikāra
kṛṣṇe sukha dite kare saṅgama-vihāra


SYNONYMS

nija-indriya-sukha—for personal sense gratification; vāñchā—the desire; nāhi—there is not; gopikāra—of the gopīs; kṛṣṇe—unto Kṛṣṇa; sukha—happiness; dite—to give; kare—do; saṅgama-vihāra—mingling and enjoying with Kṛṣṇa.


TRANSLATION

“Among the gopīs, there is not a pinch of desire for sense gratification. Their only desire is to give pleasure to Kṛṣṇa, and this is why they mingle with Him and enjoy with Him.