Canto One : Chapter Three
Description of the Lord's Appearance
yadatha me tvam shapatham na manyase
If You do not believe My words, I will say them a second time. (If You go) then My life, yearning to depart, will become like camphor dust.
- yada- when; atha- then; me- My; tvam- You; shapatham- vow; na- not; manyase- think; dvitiya- a second; varam-time; pravadami- I speak; vak- patham- the words; pranas- life; ca-also; me- of Me; gantum- to go; ativa- vihvalah- very eager; karpura- dhuli-kanavad- like particles of camphor; bhavishyati- will be.