|Madhya-līlā||Chapter 8: Talks Between Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu and Rāmānanda Rāya|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta Madhya 8.268
pahile dekhiluń tomāra sannyāsi-svarūpa
ebe tomā dekhi muñi śyāma-gopa-rūpa
pahile — in the beginning; dekhiluń — I saw; tomāra — Your; sannyāsi-svarūpa — form as a person in the renounced order; ebe — now; tomā — You; dekhi — see; muñi — I; śyāma-gopa-rūpa — form as Śyāmasundara, the cowherd boy.
Rāmānanda Rāya then told Lord Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu, "At first I saw You appear like a sannyāsī, but now I am seeing You as Śyāmasundara, the cowherd boy.
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