Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- tatra cakruḥ parivṛḍhau
- gopā rāma-janārdanau
- kṛṣṇa-saṅghaṭṭinaḥ kecid
- āsan rāmasya cāpare
tatra—in that game; cakruḥ—they made; parivṛḍhau—the two leaders; gopāḥ—the cowherd boys; rāma-janārdanau—Lord Balarāma and Kṛṣṇa; kṛṣṇa-saṅghaṭṭinaḥ—members of Kṛṣṇa's party; kecit—some of them; āsan—became; rāmasya—of Balarāma; ca—and; apare—others.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
The cowherd boys chose Kṛṣṇa and Balarāma as the leaders of the two parties. Some of the boys were on Kṛṣṇa's side, and others joined Balarāma.