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|Yashoda pampered the Lord of the Universe!|
jagadOddhArana maganendu tiLiyuta
magugaLa mANikyana ADisidaLezOda
|Thinking the Lord of the Universe was her son|
Yashoda pampered the gem among children!
nigamake nilukada agaNita mahimana
|(Yashoda pampered the) One whose powers are beyond description even in the scriptures|
Yashoda pampered the font of goodness!
aNOraNIyana mahatO mahIyana
|(Yashoda pampered the) One smaller than an atom and greater than the greatest,|
Yashoda pampered the incomparable Lord!
purandara viThalana ADisidaLezOda
|(Yashoda pampered the) Supreme being and Lord Vishnu himself,|
Yashoda pampered Lord Purandara Vittala!
- 1vAsudEva and vAsu are other names for Vishnu, whose usage predates the birth of vAsudEva Krishna. vAsudEva is sometimes incorrectly translated as son of vasudEva (the prince of Vrishni and the father of vAsudEva Krishna, whose name actually means the lord of vasus, one of the nine gaNas of divine beings).
- B.S. Rajaiyengar is credited with the first known recording of the song in Kapi.
- M.S. Subbulakshmi's recital of the song at the United Nations is probably its best-known rendition.