jambunadosnisa-viraji-mukta-mala-mani-dyoti-sikhandakasyabhangya nrnam lolupayan drsah sri-govindadevah saranam mamastu"May Lord Govindadeva, who charms the eyes of all living beings with the graceful movement of the peacock feather in His golden crown shining with pearls and gems, be my shelter."kapolayoh kundala-lasya-hasyacchavi-cchata-cumbitayor yugenasammohayan sambhajatam dhiyah sri-govindadevah saranam mamastu"May Lord Govindadeva, who charms the hearts of the devotees' with His cheeks which are kissed by the splendour of His smile and the dancing of His earrings, be my shelter."sva-preyasi-locana-kona-sidhu-praptyai puro-varti-janeksanenabhavam kam api udgamayan budhanamgovindadevah saranam mamastuMay Lord Govindadeva who, by glimpsing at His beloved to attain Her nectarean sidelong glance, provokes the love of all the demigoddesses, be my shelter."vama-pragandarpita-ganda-bhasvat-tatanka-lolalaka-kanti-siktaihbhru-valganair unmadaya kula-strirgovindadevah saranam mamastuMay Lord Govindadeva, who entices the pious cowherd girls with the charming movements of His eyebrows, which are enhanced by the beauty of His moving locks of hair, lustrous earrings, and His cheek placed upon His left shoulder, be my shelter."dure sthitas ta murali-ninadaihsva-saurabhair mudrita-karna-palihnasarudho hrd-gata eva karsangovindadevah saranam mamastuHe enters into the hearts of the cowherd damsels and draws the to him, though they stand afar, blocking their ears from the sound of His flute and their noses from the wonderful scent of His body. May Lord Govindadeva be my shelter."navina-lavanya-bharaih ksitau sri-rupanuragambunidhi-prakasaihsatas camatkara-vatah prakurvangovindadevah saranam mamastu"He fills the devotees on earth with astonishment by the weight of His youthful beauty and the unlimited ocean of His love. May Lord Govindadeva be my shelter."kalpa-drumadho-mani-mandirantahsri-yoga-pithamburu hasyaya svamupasayams tantra-vido pi mantrairgovindadevah saranam mamastuThose learned in the scriptures worship Him with mantras as He sits in the lotus-like yoga-pitha in a gem-studded palace beneath a grove of wish-fulfilling trees. May Lord Govindadeva be my shelter."mahabhiseka-ksana-sarva-vaso'lankrty-anangi-karanocchalantyasarvanga-bhasakulayams tri-lokimgovindadevah saranam mamastu"He is as handsome as the god of love (Ananga) and is dressed and decorated as if for a royal coronation. He enthralls all the residents of the three worlds with His beautiful form. May Lord Govindadeva be my shelter."govindadevastakam etad uccaihpathet tadiyanghri-nivista-dhir yahtam majjayann eva krpa-pravahairgovindadevah saranam mamastu"One who reads aloud this Govindadevastakam and meditates upon the Lord’s lotus feet, is thrown into a river of mercy by the Lord Himself. May Lord Govindadeva be my shelter."