Krsna Kirtana Songs est. 2001 www.kksongs.org
Song Name: Gay Gora Madhura Sware
Author: Bhaktivinoda Thakura
Book Name: Gitavali
gāy–sings; gorā–Lord Gaurasundara; madhur sware–in a very sweet voice; hare kṛṣṇa hare kṛṣṇa, kṛṣṇa kṛṣṇa hare hare hare rāma hare rāma, rāma rāma hare hare
gṛhe thāko–just live at home; vane thāko–or live in the forest; sadā–always; ‘hari'–the holy name of Hari; bole' ḍāko–shout while chanting; sukhe duḥkhe–in happiness or distress; bhulo nā'ko–don't forget; vadane–with your lips; hari-nām–the holy names; koro re–oh please chant!
māyā-jāle–in the entangling network of māyā; baddha ho'ye–you are bound up; ācho–yours is; miche kāja–fruitless toil; lo'ye–accepting; ekhona–now; cetana pe'ye–obtaining full consciousness; ‘rādhā-mādhav' nām–the names of Srī Srī Rādhā and Mādhava; bolo re–so chant!
jīvana–your life; hoilo śeṣa–may end at any moment; na bhajile–you have not served; hṛṣīkeśa–the Lord of the senses; bhaktivinodopadeśa–this advice of Bhaktivinoda Thākura; ekbār–just once; nām-rase–in the nectar of the holy name; māto–become intoxicated; re–oh!
UPDATED: June 15, 2009