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Sriman-Mahaprabhor-asfa-kaIiya-IiIa-smarana-mangaIa-
sfofram
Auspicious Prayers for Remembering
fhe eighf-foId daiIy pasfimes of Sri Caifanya Mahaprabhu
The gIories of fhe Lord's daiIy pasfimes
-1-
srí-gauranga-manaprabnos-caranayor ya hcsa-scsaáíbnín
scvagamyataya sva-bnahta-víníta sanyaír-yaya Iabnyatc
tam tan-manasíhím smrtím pratnayítum bnavyam saáa sattamaír
naumí pratyaníham taáíya-carítam sríman-navaávípa-jam
DcvotíonaI scrvícc to tnc Iotus jcct oj Srí Gauranga Manaprabnu ís jar bcyoná
tnc pcrccptíon oj Lorá Pranma, Lorá Síva, Lorá Scsa-naga aná tnc rcst, but ít ís
contínuaIIy ínáuIgcá ín by tnc Lorás ovn ácvotccs, aná ít ís aIvays avaíIabIc to
otncr souIs as vcII. Nov | víII bcgín my ácscríptíon oj tnc proccss oj manasí-
scva ,scrvícc to tnc Lorá cxccutcá vítnín tnc míná). 1nís proccss ís jít jor
contínuous rcmcmbrancc by tnc most vírtuous sagcs. 1ncrcjorc | ojjcr my most
rcspcctjuI obcísanccs to tnc ctcrnaI áaíIy Iíjc aná pastímcs oj tnc Lorá born ín
Navaávípa.
Brief codes describing his daiIy scheduIe
-2-
ratryantc sayanottnítan sura-sarít-snato vabnau yan pragc
purvannc sva-ganaír-Iasaty upavanc-taír-bnatí maányannahc
yan puryam-aparannahc níja-grnc sayam grnc tnanganc
srívasasya nísamuhnc nísí vasan gauran sa no rahsatu
At tnc cná oj nígnt ,bcjorc sunrísc), Lorá Srí Caítanya Manaprabnu gcts up
jrom Hís bcá, strctcncs Hís boáy, taIhs vítn Hís víjc aná vasncs Hís jacc, ,2)
ín tnc morníng, Hc ís massagcá vítn oíI aná batncs ín tnc ccIcstíaI Gangcs
rívcr, tncn vorsníps Lorá Vísnnu, ,3) ín tnc jorcnoon pcríoá, Hc cnjoys
áíscussíng topícs about Lorá Krísnna vítn Hís ácvotccs áuríng vísíts to tncír
nomcs, ,-) at míááay, Hc cnjoys pastímcs ín tnc garácns on tnc banh oj tnc
Gangcs, ,5) ín tnc ajtcrnoon, Hc vanácrs about tnc tovn oj Navaávípa,
sportíng vítn aII tnc rcsíácnts, ,6) at áush, nc rcturns nomc to vorsníp Lorá
Vísnnu aná pcrjorm otncr rítuaIs, ,7) ín tnc cvcníng, Hc gocs vítn Hís
assocíatcs to tnc courtyará oj Srívasa Panáíta to cnant tnc noIy namcs aná
áancc ín ccstasy, ,8) aná at nígnt, Hc rcturns nomc to go to sIccp. May tnís
Lorá Gaura protcct us aII.
Period 1 (3:36 - 6:00 a.m.): pasfimes af fhe end of fhe nighf
-3-
ratryantc píha-huhhutaáí-nínaáam strutva sva-taIpottnítan
srí-vísnu-príyaya samam rasa-hatnam sambnasya santosya tam
gatva nyatra ánarasanoparí vasan svaá-bnín suánautanano
yo matraáí-bnír-íhsíto tí-muáítas tam gauram-aánycmy-anam
Ai ilc cnd ol ilc nigli, upon lcaiing ilc plcasani sounds madc by many
biids sucl as ilc cucloos, ilc ioosicis, and oilcis, Sii Gauia aiiscs liom His bcd.
Wiil His wilc, Sii Vislnu Piiya, Hc discusscs many iopics conccining ilc
iiansccndcnial mcllows ol Tlcii
muiual loving allaiis, and ilus Tlcy bccomc vciy plcascd. Tlcn Hc gcis up and
gocs io anoilci ioom, wlcicin Hc siis upon a iaiscd siiiing placc and is assisicd by
His dcvoiccs in wasling His loius lacc wiil niccly sccnicd waici. Tlcicalici, Hc
vciy lappily visiis His moilci, Sii Saci Dcvi, as wcll as oilci liicnds and iclaiivcs
in ilc lomc. I mcdiiaic ilus on ilc daily pasiimcs ol Sii Gauia-sundaia.
Period 2 (6:00-8:2+ a.m.) : morning pasfimes
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piaial sval saiiii sva-paisada-viial snaiva piasun-adi-blis
iam sampujya giliia-caiu-vasanal sial-candan-alanliial
hrtva vísnu-samarcan-aáí sa-gano bnuhtv-annam-acamya ca
ávítram canya-grnc suham svapítí yas tam gauram-aánycmy-anam

|n tnc morníng, ajtcr sunrísc, tnc Lorá gocs vítn Hís assocíatcs to batnc ín tnc
Gangcs rívcr. WníIc batníng, tncy aIso vorsníp motncr Gangcs by ojjcríng
jIovcrs, ínccnsc, aná otncr prcscntatíons. Ajtcr tnís, tncy comc onto tnc banh oj
tnc rívcr, vncrc Hc ís árcsscá vítn cxquísítc cIotn aná áccoratcá vítn jrcsn
jIovcr garIanás, sanáaIvooá pastc aná otncr ornamcnts. 1ncn tncy aII rcturn to
Hís nomc ín orácr to pcrjorm opuIcnt vorsníp oj Lorá Vísnnu, as vcII as otncr
rítuaIs, ajtcr vnícn tncy partahc oj tnc jooástujjs vnícn vcrc ojjcrcá to Lorá
Vísnnu. Ajtcr vasníng Hís nanás aná moutn, Lorá Gaura gocs ínto anotncr
room to rcst vcry nappíIy jor avníIc. | mcáítatc tnus on tnc áaíIy pastímcs oj
Srí Gaura-narí.
Period 3 (8:2+-10:+8) : forenoon pasfimes
-5-
purvannc sayanottnítan su-payasa prahsaIya vahtr-ambujam
bnahtaín srí-narí-nama-hírtana-paraín saráánam svayam hírtayan
bnahtanam bnavanc pí ca sva-bnavanc hríáan-nrnam varánayaty-
ananáam pura-vasínam ya uruána tam gauram-aánycmy-anam
Lpon tnc arrívaI oj tnc jorcnoon pcríoá, tnc Lorá gcts up jrom Hís nap aná
strctcncs Hís boáy. 1ncn nc vasncs Hís Iotus jacc vítn svcctIy sccntcá vatcr.
Mcctíng vítn Hís ácvotccs, vno arc aII vcry joná oj cnantíng Srí Harí-nama-
hírtana, Hc pcrsonaIIy tastcs aná
iclislcs ilc claniing ol ilc loly namcs. Tlus Hc spoiis, somciimcs in ilc lomcs
ol vaiious dcvoiccs, and somciimcs in His own lomc. Ii ilis way, Hc incicascs ilc
ccsiaiic plcasuic ol all ilc iownspcoplc io limiilcss lciglis. I mcdiiaic ilus on ilc
daily pasiimcs ol Sii Gauia-clandia.
Period + (10:+8 a.m. - 3:36 p.m.) midday pasfimes

-6-
maányannc sana taín sva-parsaáa-ganaín samhírtayaá-bnír-bnrsam
saávaítcnáu-gaáaánaran híIa sana-sríIavaánuta-prabnun
aramc mráu-marutaín sísírítaír-bnrnga-ávíjaír-naáítc
svam vrnáa-vípínam smaran bnranmatí yas tam gauram-aánycmy-anam
Duríng tnc míááay pcríoá, Lorá Caítanya contínucs to cnjoy tnc pcrjormancc oj
íntcnscIy cntnusíastíc cnantíng aná áancíng, surrounácá by Hís ovn ácar
ácvotccs sucn as tnc moon-Iíhc Aávaíta Acarya, Gaáaánara Panáíta, aná tnc
áívínc maáman SríIa Nítyananáa Prabnu. Ajtcrvarás, tncy aII vanácr
tnrougnout tnc garácns aná grovcs on tnc banh oj tnc Gangcs, vncrc tncy cnjoy
tnc svcct cooIíng brcc,cs jrom tnc rívcr. Hcaríng tnc pIcasant sounás oj tnc
bumbIcbccs ín tnosc garácns, tnc Lorá rcmcmbcrs Hís ovn ccstatíc pastímcs oj
Paána aná Krísnna as tncy arc occurríng símuItancousIy ín Hís ovn jorcst oj
Vrnáavana. | mcáítatc tnus on tnc áaíIy pastímcs oj Srí Gauranga.
Period 5 (3:36-6:00 p.m.) : affernoon pasfimes
-7-
yan sríman-aparannahc sana-ganaís taís-taársaín prcmavams-
ta-árhsu svayam apyaIam trí-jagatam sarmaní vístarayan
aramattata ctí paura-janata-cahsus-cahoroáupo
matra ávarí-muáchsíto níja-grnam tam gauram-aánycmy-anam
Duríng tnc spIcnáíáIy bcautíjuI ajtcrnoon pcríoá, tnc Lorá aná Hís ácvotccs
bccomc cquaIIy maáácncá ín ccstatíc Iovc, aná bcíng ornamcntcá Iíhc tnís, tncy
cxpaná cvcry-íncrcasíng ríppIcs oj auspícíous bcncjít jor aII tnc tnrcc vorIás. |n
tnís mooá, tncy Icavc tnc garácns aná travcI bach tovará Hís nomc. On tnc
vay, tncy satísjy tnc cycs oj aII tnc tovnspcopIc, just as tnc moon satísjícs tnc
cahora bírá vítn íts moonbcams. Pcacníng nomc, tnc Lorá ís Iavísncá vítn
Iovíng attcntíons by Hís motncr. | tnus mcáítatc on tnc áaíIy pastímcs oj
Gaura.
Period 6 (6:00-8:2+) : sunsef pasfimes
-8-
yas-trí-srotasí sayam-apta-nívanaín snatva praáípaIí-bnín
puspaáyaís ca samarcítan haIíta-sat-pattambaran srag-ánaran
vísnos-tat-samay-arcanam ca hrtavan áípaIí-bnís taín samam
bnuhtv-annaní su-vítíham apí tatna tam gauram-aánycmy-anam
At áush, tnc Lorá batncs vítn Hís ácar jrícnás ín tnc rívcr Gangcs, vno jIovs ín
tnrcc parts. 1ncy ácvoutIy vorsníp tnc Gangcs by ojjcríng gncc Iamps, jIovcrs,
aná otncr artícIcs. Ajtcrvarás, tnc Lorá puts on jrcsn síIhcn cIotncs aná ís
aáorncá vítn jIovcr garIanás aná otncr áccoratíons. 1ncn, Hc vorsníps Lorá
Vísnnu by pcrjormíng tnc cvcníng aratí ccrcmony, ojjcríng gncc Iamps aná
otncr artícIcs. Ajtcrvarás, Hc aná Hís jrícnás partahc oj tnc jooástujjs aná
bctaI nuts tnat vcrc ojjcrcá to Lorá Vísnnu. | tnus mcáítatc on tnc
áaíIypastímcs oj Lorá Gaura.
Period 7 (8:2+-10:+8 p.m.) : evening pasfimes
-9-
yan srívasa-grnc praáosa-samayc ny-aávaíta-canáraáí-bnín
sarvaír-bnahta-ganaín samam narí-hatna-píyusam-asvaáayan
prcmananáa-samahuIas-catuIa-ánín samhírtanc-Iampatan
hartum hírtanam-uránvam-uáyama-paras tam gauram-aánycmy-anam
|n tnc cvcníng tímc, tnc Lorá gocs to tnc nomc oj Srívasa Panáíta, accompanícá
by SríIa Aávaíta-cnanára aná otncr ácar assocíatcs. Mcctíng vítn tnc muItítuác
oj Hís ácvotccs, Hc tastcs aná rcIísncs tnc ncctar oj topícs conccrníng Lorá
Harí, aná Hís míná bccomcs most agítatcá vítn tnc ccstasícs oj purc Iovc oj
Goáncaá. 1ncn, bccomíng vcry IustjuI to rcIísn tnc congrcgatíonaI cnantíng oj
tnc noIy namcs oj tnc Lorá, Hc orcncstratcs tnc pcrjormancc oj íntcnscIy
jubíIant sanhírtana vnícn attaíns tnc summít oj passíonatc gIoríjícatíon oj tnc
noIy namcs. | tnus mcáítatc on tnc áaíIy pastímcs oj Srí Gaura-sunáara.
Period 8 (10:+8 p.m. - 3:36 a.m.) midnighf pasfimes
-9-
srívas-angana avrto níja-ganaín saráánam prabnu-bnyam natann-
uccaís-taIa-mráanga-vaáana-paraír gayaá-bnír-uIIasayan
bnramyan sríIa-gaáaánarcna saníto nahtam víbnaty-aábnutam
svagarc sayanaIayc svapítí yas tam gauram-aánycmy-anam
Contínuíng vcII ínto tnc nígnt, tnc Lorá áanccs aná áanccs ín tnc courtyará oj
Srívasa, surrounácá by Hís most íntímatc ácvotccs. Hís most ccstatíc síng ís
accompanícá by Hís ácvotccs vno arc cxpcrt ín pIayíng rnytnms IouáIy on tnc
mríáanga árums. Hc vanácrs aná áanccs vítn Srí Gaáaánara Prabnu ín tnc
most astonísnínng vay, tnrougout tnc nígnt, untíI just bcjorc áavn. 1ncn Hc
rcturns to Hís ovn nomc, vncrc rctírcs to Hís bcácnambcr aná jaIIs asIccp vítn
Hís víjc. | tnus mcáítatc on tnc áaíIy pastímcs oj Srí Gaura-nataraja.
The benefif of recifing fhis prayer
srí-gauranga-víánon sva-ánamaní navaávípc sta-haIoábnavam
bnavyam bnavya-jancna gohuIa-víánor-IíIa-smrtcr-aáítan
IíIam áyotayaá-ctaá-atra áasaham prítyanvíto yan patnct
tam prínatí saáaíva yan harunaya tam gauram-aánycmy-anam
Srí Gauranga, tnc Moon ovcr Navaávípa, ís maníjcst ín Hís ovn aboác áuríng cígnt
pcríoás oj cacn áay aná cvcry áay. Hís pastímcs snouIá bc rcmcmbcrcá by mcáítatívc
ácvotccs bcjorc tncy rcmcmbcr tnc pastímcs oj Srí Krísnna, tnc Moon ovcr GohuIa. |j
somconc IovíngIy rcaás or rccítcs tnc Lorás ctcrnaI áaíIy pastímcs as tncy arc
íIIumínatcá ín tnc tcn vcrscs oj tnís praycr, tncn tnc Lorá ís ímmcnscIy pIcascá vítn
tnat pcrson, by Hís ovn mcrcíjuI compassíon. | tnus mcáítatc on tnc áaíIy pastímcs oj
Srí Gauracnanára.

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