Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- vane sañcārayan vatsān
- sa-rāmo bālakair vṛtaḥ
- hantu-kāmaṁ bakaṁ dorbhyāṁ
- mukhato 'rim apāṭayat
vane—in the forest; sañcārayan—grazing; vatsān—the calves; sarāmaḥ—together with Lord Balarāma; bālakaiḥ—by the cowherd boys; vṛtaḥ—surrounded; hantu-kāmam—desiring to kill; bakam—the demon Baka; dorbhyām—with His arms; mukhataḥ—from the mouth; arim—the enemy; apāṭayat—tore apart.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Another time, when Kṛṣṇa was tending the calves in the forest together with Balarāma and the cowherd boys, the demon Bakāsura came with the intention of killing Kṛṣṇa. But Kṛṣṇa seized this inimical demon by the mouth and tore him apart.