Leading Marriage Life Knowing Well Its Purpose

Srimad Bhagavatam 10.55.09-10 - Leading Marriage Life Knowing Well Its Purpose (download mp3) and (download mp4)
by Jayadvaita Swami at ISKCON Chowpatty

SB 10.55.9
nati-dirghena kalena
 sa karsni rudha-yauvanah
janayam asa narinam
 viksantinam ca vibhramam

After a short time, this son of Krsna — Pradyumna — attained His full youth. He enchanted all women who gazed upon Him.

SB 10.55.10
sa tam patim padma-dalayateksanam
 pralamba-bahum nara-loka-sundaram
 prityopatasthe ratir anga saurataih

My dear King, with a bashful smile and raised eyebrows, Mayavati exhibited various gestures of conjugal attraction as she lovingly approached her husband, whose eyes were broad like the petals of a lotus, whose arms were very long and who was the most beautiful of men.

Mayavati exhibited her conjugal attraction for Pradyumna even before revealing their true identities. Naturally this caused some confusion at first, as described in the following verse.