vidyāpati, caṇḍīdāsa, śrī-gīta-govinda ei tina gīte karā’na prabhura ānanda
Word for word:
vidyāpati — an old Vaiṣṇava poet from the province of Mithilā; caṇḍīdāsa — a Bengali Vaiṣṇava poet born in the village of Nānnura, in the Birbhum district; śrī-gīta-govinda — a celebrated poem by Jayadeva Gosvāmī; ei — these; tina — three; gīte — songs; karā’na — cause; prabhura — of Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu; ānanda — happiness.
Śrī Svarūpa Dāmodara used to read the poems of Vidyāpati and Caṇḍīdāsa and Jayadeva Gosvāmī’s Śrī Gīta-govinda. He used to make Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu very happy by singing these songs.