SARANAGATI (SURRENDER) | Sri Laghu-chandrika-bhasya
na karalun karama, geyana nahi bhela,
na–not; karalun (karilama)–I did; karama (karma)–pious deeds; geyana (jnana)–knowledge; nahi–not; bhela–happened; na–not; sevilun (sevilama)–I served; charana–feet; tohara (tomara)–Your; jada–material; sukhe–by pleasures; matiya–being intoxicated; apanaku (apanake)–to myself; vancha-i (vanchana kariya)–cheating; pekhahun (dekhitechhi)–I see; chaudisa (charidik)–in the four directions; andhiyara (andhakara)–blinding darkness. 
(1) I have never performed any good works. I have never acquired any knowledge. I have never served Your feet. Maddened by mundane pleasures, cheating my own self, I see darkness in all directions.
tuhun natha! karuna-nidana
tuhun–You; natha!–Lord!; karuna–of mercy; nidana (akara)–ocean (source); tuya–Your; pada–feet; pankaje–at the lotus; atma–self; samarpilun (samarpana karilama)–I fully offered; more–to me; krpa–mercy; karabi–please make; vidhana (vyavastha)–arrangements. 
(2) O Lord! You are the source of all mercy. I have fully surrendered myself at Your lotus feet; please make arrangements to bestow Your mercy upon me.
pratijna tohara ai yohi saranagata
pratijna–promise; tohara (tomara)–Your; ai–that; yohi–who; saranagata–a surrendered soul; nahi–not; so (sei)–he; janaba–will know; paramada–illusion; so–he; hama–I; duskrti–misbehaviour; gati–shelter; na–not; hera-i–I see; ana–another; ab–now; magon (magitechhi)–I beg; tuya–Your; parasada (prasada)–mercy. 
(3) Your promise is that one who is surrendered will never know illusion. I am most sinful and see no other shelter but You; I now pray for Your mercy.
ana manoratha, nihsesa chhodata,
ana (anya)–other; manoratha (abhilasa)–wishes (desires); nihsesa (sampurna-rupe)–completely (fully); chhodata–abandoning; kab–when?; ham–I; ha-ubhun (ha-iba)–will be; tohara–Your; nitya–eternally; sevya–who is to be served; tuhun–You; nitya–eternal; sevaka–servant; muni–I; bhakati-vinoda–of Bhakti Vinod; bhava–of the heart; sara (sara, athava samasta)–essence (substance, or everything). 
(4) When will I completely abandon all other desires and become Yours? You are my eternal Lord, and I am Your eternal servant. This is the essence of Bhakti Vinod's heart.
Goptrtve Varan, Embracing the Lord's Guardianship
Visrambhatmika, Confidence in the Lord's Protection
Varjanatmika, Rejecting the Unfavourable
Anukulyatmika, Accepting the Favourable
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