by Sri Bhakti Sarvasva Govinda Maharaja
sri-chaitanya-mahaprabhoh yena vijñapitam matam
kva gato bhaktivedanta-narayano yatih mahan (1)
The one, who is a great personality, who is accepted as the best amongst the renunciates (sannyasis), the one who propagates the doctrine and teachings of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu all over the world, Oh ! Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayan Gosvamipad, where have you gone away?
vijñata-shastra tatparyah sad-guna kirti-manditah
kva gato raga-margaika-vaishista-gayakagrani (2)
He, who knows the innermost deep meanings of all the scriptures, who is glorified by all for being adorned with all the transcendental qualities, who is the top most singer of the speciality or the unique characteristics of the path of spontaneous loving service unto Radha-Krsna (raga-marga); Oh ! Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayan Gosvamipad, where have you gone away?
kva gatah panditairmanyo gaura-krishnaika pashardah (3)
He, who is the ornament of the transcendental family of Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur Prabhupada, the one who took complete refuge in the top most qualities of a Maha-Bhagwata, which are mentioned in Srimad Bhagavatam, the one who is well known amongst the great scholars of vaishnava-dharma, and is an associate of Sri Gauranga-Krishna; Oh ! Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayan Gosvamipad, where have you gone away?
kva gato-guruvabhishtakridgosvamyadarsha-mandirah (4)
He, who is as powerful as the sun for destroying the darkness of apa-siddhanta or deviant principles, which are inconsistent with the conclusion of revealed scriptures, the one who is smooth like rays of the moon which nourish the lotus flower of true-religion (sad-dharma); He, who has fulfilled the innermost desire of Sri Rupanuga-guru-varga, and is an ideal example of the self-controlled personalities, just like the six gosvamis of vrindavana; Oh ! Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayan Gosvamipad, where have you gone away?
kva gatah keshava-svami-sridhara-pada-sampadah (5)
He, who is the abode of all the loving qualities, friendship and transcendental mercy; who is the manifestation of Nityananda Prabhu (the undivided principle of spiritual-master or akhanda-guru-tattva); who is the wealth of Srila Bhakti Pragyan Keshava Goswami Maharaja, Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaja, and Srila Bhakti Rakshak Sridhar Dev Goswami Maharaja; Oh ! Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayan Gosvamipad, where have you gone away?
diksha-shiksha-guruh satam siddhayam vartma-deshikah
kva gato dinavatsalo vara-patita-pavana (6)
He, who is the initiating spiritual master (Diksa Guru) and instructing spiritual master (Siksa Guru) of the holy personalities, the one who illuminates the path of eternal-religion (dharma) for the welfare of the sincere seekers of the truth, who is very affectionate to all the fallen souls, and is a great purifier of all the destitute souls; Oh ! Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayan Gosvamipad, where have you gone away?
ha ha guro! tirodhane tvayi sajjana-vaishnavah
gunani te smarantaho vilapanti sadashayah (7)
Oh Gurudeva! due to your disappearance, all the holy persons, and the vaishnavas are lamenting in separation, while remembering all your transcendental qualities and past-times.
kada te charanoprante vasan tava kathamritam
pivani vaishnavaih punah-tadvibhhi kripanidhe (8)
Oh ! when I will be fortunate again to sit beside your lotus feet, and drink the nectar of loving past-times of Sri Radha-Krsna, that emanate from your lips? Oh the ocean of transcendental mercy! Please do such a favour, so that I am again blessed with your loving association.
sanidhyam te mahodaya yache janmani hanmani
adarshante tatha prathyam kripam kuru namo´stu te (9)
Oh! The Great Personality! We request you to be our refuge, life after life, birth after birth. We pray to you, so that we may live to the ideal which you have established for us. Please be merciful to me; I offer my reverences and obesciences unto you, again and again.
ramana-manjari namni vinoda-manjari-sakhi
yugala-sevane jiyan-nitya-lila-vilasini (10)
The one, who is very beloved maid-servant (sakhi) of Vinoda Manjari, who is well-known with the name of “Ramana Manjari”, and is always absorbed in service in the eternal loving pastimes of Sri Sri Yugala Kishora (-I offer my infinite obesciences unto that personality).