bali shri gurudev kripal ki
I sacrifice myself upon my merciful Guru.
jinake divya vachana suni chhutata,
granthi avidya-jaal ki
By listening to whose divine words, the soul is released from the knot of mayic ignorance forever.
jinake varada hasta ke sanmukha,
chala na chaala kalikaal ki
Whose gracious hands protect the devotee from the powerful influences of this age of darkness (Kaliyug).
jinake banata bigaari sakata nahi,
maya shakti gupaal ki
By surrendering to whom, one remains absolutely safe from all-powerful Maya, the external potency of God.
jinake yugala charana parasata mana,
paavata rati nandalaal ki
By merely touching whose lotus feet with devotion, the mind is blessed with the divine love of Shree Krishna.
lakhata ‘kripalu’ anugraha guru ke,
leela laadali laal ki
Says Shree ‘Kripalu’ in the words of a devotee, “By the grace of my Guru, I am able to drink the nectar of the ever-new pastimes of Radha Krishna.”